Lake Tahoe is the largest freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada and the largest alpine lake in North America.

Lake Tahoe's deepest point is 1,645 feet, making it the second deepest point in the United States

The best times to visit Lake Tahoe are March through May and September through November

but the area welcomes visitors year-round for a variety of attractions and activities.

You should plan to spend about $94 per day on your vacation in South Lake Tahoe

which is the average daily price based on what other visitors spend

Past travelers spent, on average, $30 a day on food and $20 on local transportation.

From December to April, Lake Tahoe is a winter wonderland with downhill and cross-country skiing, sledding

Emerald Bay is the most attractive part of Lake Tahoe.

It is near the south end of the lake and has vista points along hwy 89 to see the beautiful island in the middle of the bay.

During the summer, some of the most popular things to do are nature walks, hiking, biking, camping, and water sports.