Vegas: Play in America's Playground
Visit Las Vegas, and one activity is a almost certainty: gambling. But what can you do when you're not being hypnotized by video poker machines or deciding whether to hit or stay on a blackjack hand? You can do some sightseeing, both in town and out of town. It's easy to spend an entire day exploring the sights along the Strip, from the impressive Stratosphere (extra points if you ride one of its thrill rides at the top) to the more sedate Bellagio Fountains. Take a drive out of town to see the historic Hoover Dam, or hike over the red sandstone in Red Rock Canyon. Las Vegas isn't the only thing in the Mojave Desert, and... Read more »
One of the world's largest air-conditioned theme parks, The Adventuredome is the perfect place to escape... Read more »
The Secret Garden houses absolutely gorgeous big cats, including panthers, white lions, leopards, and the... Read more »
- Type: Attractions, Outdoor Activities, Relaxing, Romantic, Sightseeing, Tours and Excursions
- Neighborhood: The Strip
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Smoke, fire, and the power of geological forces present themselves every 15 minutes after dusk, accompanied... Read more »
Ever wanted to get your picture taken with Elvis Presley or Shaq? You can at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. The... Read more »
Ahoy, matey! A band of 17th-century pirates is shipwrecked and washes ashore in Sirens Cove, where lovely... Read more »
Flying through the air with the greatest of ease, these circus acts take center ring over the main casino... Read more »
The Fountains of Bellagio has become an iconic part of Las Vegas. Its dancing, swaying waters draw a crowd... Read more »
Local Expert Tip: "The only other way to see the Strip from this height is in a helicopter."
Local Expert Tip: "Be careful to follow the signage once you approach the turn-off for Hoover Dam."
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