Day trip

From Las Vegas: Historic Oatman Mining Town & Route 66 Tour

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Activity provider: Desert Wonder Tours LLC

From Las Vegas: Historic Oatman Mining Town & Route 66 Tour

Activity provider: Desert Wonder Tours LLC

From US$ 119 per person

Enjoy a comfortable, scenic roundtrip ride to the oldest continuously inhabited mining town in Arizona, Route 66, and the Oatman Burros on this tour from Las Vegas.

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Duration 5.5 - 7.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup is either in valet or main entrance
Small group
Limited to 12 participants


  • Go back in time at the Kingman Powerhouse Visitors Center, which houses the Route 66 and Electric Vehicle Museums
  • Travel up the Historic Route 66 with sightseeing stops
  • Enjoy mountain views and photo opportunities throughout the tour
Full description
Departing from Las Vegas, your adventure begins the moment you board our comfortable passenger vehicle. Our tour guide’s ancestral roots in the area date back to the 1800’s, and his family’s vintage collections have been featured in Mohave Museum of History and Arts exhibitions, making him the perfect escort for your day out. First stop is the Powerhouse Visitors Center/Arizona Route 66 and Electric Vehicle Museums. You’ll discover a variety of vehicles, photographs, and artifacts gathered over the history of ‘The Mother Road’. Next, we stop at Cool Springs Service Station. Built in the mid-1920's, Cool Springs was born on Route 66 and remains an antiquated spawn of the Mother Road today. Then, we take the Route 66 Black Mountain scenic 8-mile stretch to Oatman, known as the Sidewinder, which has 191 curves, turns and switchbacks. The views from the Sitgreaves Pass during your travel of the Black Mountains, which borders the eastern shore of the south-flowing Colorado River from Hoover Dam, are simply stunning. Finally, we reach Historic Oatman in time to stroll around the vintage shops, meander with the burros and experience the 'High Noon' gunfight reenactment.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Admission and fees
  • Tour guide
  • Transportation
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Food and drinks

    Not allowed

    • Pets
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    4.8 /5

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    Just an amazing time

    May 27, 2022

    May 25, 2022

    Enjoyed the ride and aa side trip to a rock stop. Found some nice rocks for the grandkids. Oatman was interesting.

    May 6, 2022

    Product ID: 397170