Las Vegas is a place where dreams can come true; a city that never sleeps. Las Vegas is situated in Nevada’s the Mojave Desert. Here you’ll find casinos, bars, everything for your entertainment.
Every year millions of tourists come here to stay in a beautiful hotel and an aim to live a rich lifestyle. If you’re coming to the US then you should come over here once and live some time in Millionaire style.
Here is a list of the Best Things to do in Las Vegas; you must visit/do these places/activities once.
Watch High Stakes Poker at the Bellagio
“The Bellagio” is one of the most famous casinos in Las Vegas. Its design is inspired by the Bellagio town in Italy. Here also present 8 acres large lake outside of the casino that features the world-famous Fountains of Bellagio.
There are nearly 4000 rooms present at the Bellagio which are split into 2 towers, once is the original Bellagio Tower and the other one is the Spa Tower.
Inside the casino, you’ll find a lot of slot machines and other classic casino games. Many professional players choose to play in Bobby’s room and pots are generally exceeded $1 million.
See the Barrel Vault Canopy at the Fremont Street Experience
The downtown Las Vegas is known as The Fremont Street Experience which covers five blocks of Fremont Street. The Barrel Vault Canopy is the main attraction; it covers four blocks. It is approximately 1600 feet in length.
The area is always full of tourists as they come to watch free concerts or do the SlotZilla Zip Line. The New Year’s Eve party held here which feature a firework display on the large LED display screen and it takes 10 computers and 12.5 million LED’s to make a good watching experience.
Take a look At the City from the Stratosphere Tower
Stratosphere Tower is one of the tallest buildings in Las Vegas; if you are a lover of great heights then you should make sure you take a trip up the Stratosphere Tower.
The Tower is the largest freestanding observation tower in the country, and it is 350 meters tall. At the top of the Tower, there present two observation deck, four rides, and a restaurant.
There is a separate building of the hotel which has 2427 rooms and 80000 square foot casino.
Stay at the Second Largest Hotel in the World
Once upon a time, The Venetian in Las Vegas was the largest hotel in the world. It has 4,049 rooms, 3068 suites and a 120,000 square foot casino. It is now sitting in the second position but only because the same company has built a slightly larger one in Macau.
The hotel is inspired by Venice in Italy. It has many items that are modeled on Venetian landmarks. If you’re at the Venetian, you must take a trip to the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum which was opened on October 2001.
Understand the History at the Mob Museum
The Mob Museum in Las Vegas is officially known as the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement. You’ll get an interactive journey of the history of the Mob culture in the US.
It starts right at the beginning and goes up to the modern-day. Here you’ll find the true-life stories through interactive exhibitions and experiences of that lifestyle.
There are sections which dedicated to Al Capone, Lucky Luciano, and J. Edgar Hoover.
Staying at a Polynesian Themed Hotel
If you are a ‘Beatles’ fan then you should make a trip to The Mirage Hotel and Casino and enjoy your stay in Vegas. There is a permanent show called The Beatles: LOVE, the show has won acclaim around the world.
It is highly recommended for the Beatles fans. Outside the front of The Mirage is a free-standing marquee which happens to be the largest in the world.
However, if you like to do clubbing then a trip to the hotels 1OAK nightclub will guarantee to give you an evening of entertainment. It has a New York theme and covers an area of 1,500 square meters.
Visit the MGM Grand
The MGM Grand is situated at the south end of the Strip in Las Vegas. It is instantly recognizable by the 45-foot bronze statue of a lion at the entrance. You can easily get lost for days on end of this hotel.
It has four pools, three whirlpools as well as a lazy river. It has also a huge selection of live daily entertainment to choose from as well as nightclubs and fine dining restaurants.
The casino at MGM Grand is huge and the largest in Clark County covering an area of 171,500 square feet.
Make tour of the Shark Reef Aquarium
The Shark Reef Aquarium is a bit different to a normal aquarium as the name may suggest. The aquarium is designed so that visitors enter an ancient underwater temple that is slowly being swallowed up by the ocean.
The animals on show are some of the most dangerous and unusual in the world and most come from tropical waters. There are fourteen fantastic exhibits with the star of the show being a shipwreck that contains 1.3 million gallons of water.
You can enjoy almost 360-degree views of sharks and other fish. In total there are over 2,000 animals making up 100 different species and 15 types of shark.
Some other visiting places in Las Vegas:
- Ancient Rome at Caesars Palace
- Get Romantic at Paris Las Vegas
- The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
- Spend some Time at Wynn Las Vegas
- Ancient Egypt Comes to the Las Vegas
- Shopping at the LINQ Promenade
- See the Las Vegas Version of New York
So, this is the list of the most popular and top things to do in Las Vegas for first-time visitors. Las Vegas is expensive, so if you’re coming here don’t care about your wallet.