20 Fun Things to Do in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, also known as the “sin city” is filled with casinos, nightclubs and shows.  There are a lot of fun things to see and do, besides gambling. You can visit the city if you are single, with your family and kids. We have been to Las Vegas several times and there is always something new to do.

20 fun things to do in Las Vegas:

1- Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign:

This is a famous landmark and a must-stop location in Vegas, you can take very cool photos in front of it!


 2- Watch the fountain display at the Bellagio Hotel: 

The mix of dancing fountains and music are incredible, making it a beautiful sight to see.

3- See a show:

Circ-de-Soleil is one of the best places to watch shows in Las vegas.


4- Visit Foreign Cities:

Here you can see the Eiffel Tower, New York, Disney, Rio, ride a gondola in Venice, visit Asia and Egypt, everything in the middle of the desert, on an American soil.


5- Walk down the Vegas strip:

Here you will find hotels, casinos, stores, bars and restaurants.


6- Visit the Neon Museum:

Here you can see the old neon signs of hotels, and restaurants, the visit is only on a group tour, and it takes about a hour to see the entire place.


7- Check out The Stratosphere Hotel and Casino:

This hotel is equivalent to a building of over 100 floors.  At the top is a restaurant with a 360 degree revolving bar. It has a beautiful panoramic view of the city and other attractions.

 8- Helicopter Tour:

We did a helicopter tour at night, and the views of the Strip was AMAZING.


 9- The High Roller:

This is the world’s tallest ferris wheel, over 167 meters high, lasts 30 minutes, and allows you to enjoy a beautiful view of the city.



10- NY NY Roller Coaster:

Located at the New York New York Hotel, this is one the of the coolest attractions in Las Vegas. We loved!


11- Ride a Gondola and Visit Madame Tussaud’s Museum:

These places are both located at the Venetian Hotel.



12- Visit the Grand Canyon:

It is relatively close to Las Vegas. Depending on the point you intend to go, it can take between 2 and a half hours, and up to 4 and a half hours by car or bus. For this tour we chose the company Maverick Helicopter Tours.



13- Fremont Street:

This street is closed to traffic and has stages with live music, lots of lighting, and several old hotels and casinos.

14- Visit the Caesar’s Palace Hotel:

Check out this amazing hotel, where the movie The Hangover was filmed.

 15- Eat and Drink a lot of food:

Las Vegas is surrounded by nice restaurants, buffets and bars, you can find all type of cuisine.

16- Shopping in Las Vegas:

Our favorite places to shop are: North Premium Outlets and The Fashion Mall.


17- Relax:

Qua Baths & Spa, and The Spa at Aria are one of the best spas in Las Vegas.

18- Attend a Pool Party:

Rehab Beach Club at Hard Rock Hotel, Tao Beach at Venetian Hotel, Wet Republic at MGM Hotel, and Encore Beach Club at Wynn are one of the best pool parties in Las Vegas.


19- Skydiving:

It was a great experience skydiving in the middle of the desert. This is a great activity for those who are looking for an adventure.


20- Take a limousine and go partying:

Our favorite clubs in Las Vegas are: XS, Lavo, Tao and Marquee.

What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas!🥂




Author: Traveling the Continents

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