by Lois Alter Mark for USA TODAY 10Best

10 unique ways to move around Las Vegas

Las Vegas is all about over-the-top experiences, so it should come as no surprise that they offer so many more ways to get around the city than simply walking or calling for a Lyft. Here are 10 modes of transportation that let you take in the views.

SkyJump at The STRAT

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SkyJump holds the Guinness World Record for Highest Commercial Decelerator Descent, with a whopping 829-foot drop. More like a vertical zipline than a freefall, it’s a 40+ mph joyride that will have your heart pumping.

Gondola Rides at The Venetian

When in Venice – or The Venetian – you have to take a gondola ride down the Grand Canal. Your gondolier will serenade you as you relax.

Vegas Indoor Skydiving

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Thanks to a 1,000-horsepower motor, you can float, fly and free-fall through the air with wind speeds up to 120 mph. You’ll be given all the necessary flight gear along with personal training.

Rail Explorers

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Forget the train and literally ride the rails with these pedal-powered rail bikes. You’ll stay on track without steering, so your hands are free to take photos of the beautiful scenery you’ll be passing.

Fly LINQ Zipline Vegas

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Possibly the coolest way to see the Strip, Fly LINQ lets you soar 1,121 feet across The LINQ Promenade at speeds up to 35 mph.

Exotics Racing

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The world’s largest supercar driving experience lets you fulfill your dream of racing everything from a Ferrari or Porsche to an Aston Martin or Lamborghini – without worrying about pesky things like a speed limit.

The Big Apple Coaster at New York-New York

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The first coaster in the world to feature a 180-degree heartline twist and dive maneuver, the Big Apple Coaster takes riders through the ups and downs of city life at 67 mph.

High Roller at The LINQ

The world’s tallest observation wheel features 28 roomy cabins that take you 550 feet above the Strip for sweeping, 360-degree views.

Maverick Helicopters Tour

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Get a bird's-eye view of the city on a luxury ECO-Star helicopter tour that takes you high over the Strip and historic Downtown to provide unparalleled views.

Las Vegas Monorail

With seven convenient stops and trains arriving every four to eight minutes, the Monorail is a great way to travel along the Strip. The four-mile route goes from SAHARA Las Vegas to the MGM Grand (and back).

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