Step back in time on this narrated tour following the Pony Express Trail to America’s largest historic landmark Virginia City – the Comstock Lode founded in 1859, where Mark Twain roamed the streets and everybody wanted a piece of the “Richest place on Earth “. Driver tour guide narrates about history, geography, geology, flora and fauna of the region on the way to Virginia City ( 40 miles or 1 hour 20 min. )Tour includes a visit to The Way it was museumDescription
This is a narrated tour by a long time local drivers - tour guides in a luxury 27 passenger mini bus. Tour is very informative and interactive.
Journey follows the Historic route – Pony Express trail, Kingsbury grade, Hwy 206, Genoa, Eagle Valley, Silver City, Gold Hill – Virginia City
There's a good chance to see wild mustangs roaming the vast Nevada wilderness
Tour stops at the main C street – Delta Saloon Parking lot. You will have 3 hours to explore this historic town.
While in Virginia City, you’ll have a chance to visit mansions, museums, gold / silver stores, see a real mine and have lunch. We recommend historic Delta Saloon ( not included )
Included is a visit to The Way it was museum on the main C street.
On the way home, tour will go to downtown Carson City to check out old mansions,
Governor’s mansion and the Capitol area - Nevada Government district.Highlights
- Fully narrated tour
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Led by a local guide
: Nevada, United StatesDuration
: 6 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.