When it comes to wedding planning, your honeymoon holds significant importance, second only to the main event itself. You want to find a honeymoon destination that spoils you with the ultimate blend of tranquility, adventure, and pure bliss. Picture a location with breathtaking natural beauty, tons of attractions, and endless indoor and outdoor activities that will make your heart sing.
We’ve handpicked some of the coolest activities throughout Lake Tahoe, featured at some of the best Lake Tahoe wedding venues. Get ready to take your wedding and honeymoon in Lake Tahoe to a whole new level of fun and adventure!
1. Relax With a Spa Day
Celebrating your wedding day and entertaining your guests can take a lot out of you! The Landing Resort and Spa makes it easy to rest and relax with your significant other after you say “I do” with an on-site spa.
This full-service spa features organic products and natural botanicals that reflect the purity of Lake Tahoe. Book the Couple’s Treatment Room to enjoy heated tables and calming energy during a deep tissue or hot stone massage, or choose facials or full-body revitalizing wraps.
Once you’re done with your couples massage, enjoy the fresh Tahoe air with their outdoor heated pool and jacuzzi.
2. Tee Off at World-Class Golf Courses
If you and your new spouse love to grab your clubs and hit the golf course, Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel is your perfect honeymoon destination.
Just a short distance from the hotel is Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course. Experience golfing with the backdrop of stunning mountain views and holes near the shoreline. This 150-year-old course features lush fairways that have hosted the American Century Championship – which will again take place at the course July 12 – 16th, 2023.
Golf the same course that some of your favorite celebrities, Stephen Curry, Patrick Mahomes II, Aaron Rodgers, Miles Teller, Ray Allen, and many more, have golfed before!
3. Enjoy Exceptional Cuisine
Not having to cook for yourself is the highlight of staying at any location. At Harrah’s and Harveys Lake Tahoe, guests can enjoy fresh, quality food and beverages throughout their stay. There’s truly something for everyone!
Put on your dress clothes and indulge in a romantic fine-dining experience at Harrah’s restaurant that features cuts of steak, fresh seafood, and an award-winning wine list. In addition to all of the delectable menu options, enjoy the surrounding views through the restaurant windows of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountains.
The restaurant also features dining options from celebrity chefs like Gordon Ramsay. You won’t want to miss these once-in-a-lifetime dining experiences.
4. Hike South Lake Tahoe Trails
Valhalla Historic Estate’s rustic elegance and nature-driven venue make it an excellent location for hiking the trails of Lake Tahoe.
The Tallac Historic Site and Rainbow Trail are scenic walking trails along the Lake Tahoe shoreline. These trails are beginner friendly, allowing you and your significant other to admire the beauty of South Tahoe. View romantic historical sites such as the Anita Gibson Cabin or Pope Boathouse. If you visit during spawning season, you can see Kokanee Salmon swimming in the clear streams.
The natural beauty of South Tahoe is something you can’t beat. Taking the time to hike and hang out with your new husband or wife while experiencing the beauty of nature is a can’t-miss opportunity.
5. Hit the Jackpot at the Casino
With a 25,000-square-foot casino floor, the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe will take your gambling game to the next level. Every game you can imagine is at the hotel, so we’re willing to bet you’ll find one you’re excited about!
This wedding venue is best for couples who love to keep the fun going throughout their stay. Honeymooning in Lake Tahoe will be hard to forget once you and your significant other experience the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe.
6. Rent Kayaks, Paddleboards, and More
If you spent your wedding day at the Beach Retreat and Lodge at Tahoe, kick off your honeymoon the next day on the water!
The on-site full-service marina rents kayaks, paddleboards, power boats, pedal boats, sailboats, and jet skis. They also have cabanas, lounge chairs, and umbrellas for rent to relax after exploring Lake Tahoe.
If you don’t want to or can’t man your own boat, Timber Cove Marina offers sailing cruises, private charters, and Tahoe Thunder rides that couples love!
7. Ski or Snowboard the Lake Tahoe Mountains
Spending time outside in Lake Tahoe is an amazing experience in every season. If you’re planning a winter honeymoon, you can’t beat skiing and snowboarding in Tahoe.
Tahoe Ridge Resort has an on-site ski shop with gear rentals and lift tickets so you and your partner can experience shredding the slopes with a direct connection to Heavenly Mountain from their Skier Express gondola service. Another Tahoe Wedding Site venue,
Lake Tahoe ski resorts are open seasonally, generally opening after Thanksgiving in November and closing in late April, weather dependent.
8. Check Out All the Must-See Sites in Lake Tahoe
If you and your partner are looking for other adventures and honeymoon activities, Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority can help!
There are so many places for you and your new husband or wife to celebrate your marriage! Soak up the sun at some of the best beaches in Lake Tahoe, go on a hot air balloon adventure, experience concerts from Grammy-winning musicians, and check out the arts and crafts in the area also.
Book Your Honeymoon Today!
You can’t go wrong with booking your honeymoon at one of the seven Tahoe Wedding Site venues!
Each venue has countless amenities and attractions for you and your partner to enjoy, making your Lake Tahoe honeymoon memorable. Explore each venue to find the right fit for you!