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Eldorado Canyon Mine Tour

Go back in history on a half-day tour to Nevada's richest and oldest gold mine on this tour of Eldorado Canyon and the Techatticup Mine.

After you are picked up at your Las Vegas hotel, the small group tour will to travel to the Hoover Dam for a quick view of the Colorado River and photo opportunity of this incredible feat of engineering. Next you are off to Eldorado Canyon to explore the Techatticup Mine while enjoying a warm cinnamon roll from a local Las Vegas bakery. You will be briefed by one of their expert guides on the history of the mine and Eldorado Canyon in their General Store. The mine entrance is just a short walk away where you are transported back in time when mining was a way of life for Southern Nevada. The tour inside the mine is approximately an hour. Afterwards, you will have time to shop and take pictures of the surrounding area, which has also been used for a number of famous movies! Before heading back to Las Vegas, we will take you to the Nelson Overlook for a gorgeous view of the Colorado River flowing through Eldorado Canyon. Finally it’s back to Las Vegas to your hotel to enjoy the remainder of your day.

Experience Includes

  • See the Hoover Dam
  • Marvel at the Colorado River from Nelson Overlook
  • The insight of an expert guide
  • Tour inside the Techatticup Mine
  • Unlimited bottle water
  • Hotel pick-up from Las Vegas Strip

Experience Excludes

  • Gratuities



Departure location

Most Las Vegas Strip hotels

Start times



4.5 hours

Additional information

This guided tour offers views and experiences that even the locals don't realise are in their own backyards. The combination of our professional guides, custom tour vehicles, individualised service and vibrant attitude creates a highly personalised and excited touring experience for each of our guests. With tours limited to only 10-13 guests per vehicle, a comfortable, interactive experience is guaranteed.

Terms & Conditions

· This tour is only available from Las Vegas

· Advanced reservations are required. Please select your preferred date at the time of booking.

· Hotel pick-up and drop off is available from most hotels on the Las Vegas Strip

· Photo ID is required.

· Child car seat “law requires children under 6 and under 60lbs to ride in a booster seat. Seats can be rented for $10 payable locally.

· This tour requires a minimum of four people to operate.

· Infants aged less than 2 and under are deemed not suitable for this trip

  • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellations for bookings cancelled prior to your holiday departure date. No refunds are given for cancellations made post departure.