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Explore Tahoe


Explore Kings Beach and the surrounding areas for endless activities and adventures to embark on during your stay at Zen Den Tahoe. From water sports to hiking to great dining, there's something for everyone to enjoy.



Tahoe has some of the top resorts in the country and is home to a variety of different activities and adventures. From ice skating to via ferrata to rope courses, you'll find plenty of fun.


Northstar - 15 min drive

Diamond Peak - 15-20 min drive

Palisades - 25-30 min drive

Heavenly - 45-55 min drive

Places to visit in Kings Beach, Lake Tzhoe
Snack Food
Places to eat in Kings Beach, Lake Tahoe

Places to Eat

After a big day exploring you'll find several wonderful local dining spots, below are a few of my favorites. There's a good mix right here in Kings Beach but also several great options within 15-20 mins.


Whitecaps Pizza - 3-5 min walk

La Mexicana Taqueria - 2-3 min walk

Jason's Beachside Grille - 5-7 min walk

Char-Pit - 5-7 min walk

Hiro Sushi - 5-10 min walk

Spindleshanks  - 10-15 min walk

Lanza's - 10-15 min walk

Gar Woods Grill & Pier - 8-10 min drive

Bite Tahoe - 12 min drive

Rosewood - 12 min drive


Log Cabin Ice Cream - 2-3 min walk

Mourelatos Cable Car - 2-3 min drive

Truckee Creamery - 25 min drive


JAVAHUT - 5-10 min walk
ree House Cafe - 5-10 min walk
ks - 10-15 min walk


Tahoe Central Market - 3-5 min walk

Safeway - 2-3 min drive

Club with DJ


Whether you want to try a local brew or play some blackjack, North Lake Tahoe has got you covered. We're located about 5 mins from Stateline so you can try your luck at the tables or find a cool show going on at the Crystal Bay Club.


The Grid Bar & Grill - 3-5 min walk

Bear Belly Brewing - 3-5 min walk

Alibi Ale Works - 15-20 min drive


Rosewood - 12 min drive

Bite - 12 min drive 

Lone Eagle Grille - 15 min drive

Tahoe Wine Collective - 25 min drive

Truckee Tavern - 25 min drive 

Moody's - 25 min drive 


Crystal Bay Casino - 5 min drive

Grand Lodge Casino - 15-20 min drive

Harrah's & Bally's South Lake Tahoe - 45-50 min drive

Best nightlife in Kings Beach, Lake Tahoe
Beaches to visit in Lake Tahoe

Beach Days

Spend a day lounging on the shores of Lake Tahoe, just a short walk from the Zen Den. With crystal clear waters and stunning mountain views, it's the perfect place to relax and soak up the sun. There are beach towels, chairs, and an umbrella for your convenience.


Kings Beach - 5 min walk

North Tahoe Beach - 5-10 min walk

Speedboat Beach - 5 min drive

Hidden Beach - 15-20 min drive

Sand Harbor - 20-25 min drive

Chimney Beach - 25-30 min drive

Secret Cove Nude Beach - 25-30 min drive



Some of the most beautiful hikes in the world can be found in Lake Tahoe. There are a number of incredible trails within a few minutes of Kings Beach. 


North Tahoe Regional Park - 2-3 min drive

Tahoe Rim Trail - 5 min drive

Flume Trail - 15 min drive

Martis Creek Wildlife Area - 12-15 min drive

Tahoe Rim Trail - 20 min drive

Eagle Falls & Emerald Bay - 45-50 min drive

Best hikes in Lake Tahoe
Aerial Image of SUP
Best activities in Kings Beach, Lake Tahoe


There is definitely something for everyone to do in Lake Tahoe and several fun adventure options right here in Kings Beach.


North Tahoe Watersports - 3-5 min walk (parasail, jetski, SUP, paddle boat, boats) 

PADDLE TO YOU - 7-10 min walk (kayak, SUP, raft)

Tahoe Adventure Company- 3-5 min drive (tours & rentals)


Old Brockway - 2-3 min drive

Northstar - 15-20 min drive

Incline Village Championship - 15-20 min drive


Kings Beach Miniature Golf - 2-3 min walk

Magic Carpet Golf - 5-7 min drive

Tahoe Vista Disc Golf Course - 5-10 min drive

Bowl Incline - 15-20 min drive

High Altitude Fitness (climbing) - 15-20 min drive

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