Las Vegas Attractions
From spectacular shows to bustling casinos, visitors have no shortage of choices when it comes to Vegas attractions. Start your vacation on the right foot with a stroll up The Strip where you can watch the impressive Bellagio fountain show, marvel at the Disneyland-esque facade of New York New York, and take a gondola ride through a replica of a Venice canal in the Venetian Hotel.
For a true taste of old Vegas, head down to Fremont Street and view the jaw-dropping $70 million dollar LED light canopy. An added bonus is that prices here are often much lower than those on the Strip.
Activities for Adventure Seekers
If you're brave enough, you can throw yourself off of the Stratosphere's SkyJump. The controlled free fall will have you hurtling from the 108th floor.
The X-Scream ride at Stratosphere is another place to get your thrills. As the third-highest amusement ride in the world, X-Scream features a rollercoaster car on a single piece of track which tilts over the edge of the building for a hair-raising experience!
Slightly less terrifying is the Big Apple Rollercoaster at New York New York Hotel and Casino. The Big Apple Arcade offers up more family friendly fun. Save some serious money on your Las Vegas flights with Travelocity so that you have more cash to spend on your vacation.
Chilled Out Vegas
It's no surprise that 24-hour parties, gambling, and sensational shows can be enjoyed all year round, but some more laid back activities can also be found.
Almost all of the large hotels on The Strip have their own spas and beauty salons that will help you to look and feel your best. You can even find an option featuring a sprawling mega-complex that is home to 56 treatment rooms, plunge pools, hot tubs, and a sauna. Traditional pampering treatments are available here as well as the Watsu treatment, which is a massage that is performed in waist-deep warm water for a unique and relaxing experience.
A trip to the scenic Red Rock Canyon will transport you a million miles away from the glitz of Vegas and place you into a beautiful natural wonderland. Just 17 miles from the heart of the city, this conservation area is the perfect spot to admire the crimson red rocks, hike the beautiful trials, and enjoy a picnic.
When to Find Cheap Flights to Vegas
Vegas is a city that never sleeps, so no matter what time of year you visit, there is sure to be a host of events going on. The summer months are when glamorous partygoers dance away poolside while superstar DJs do their thing. A visit during winter is not to be overlooked, as it's much easier to find cheap tickets to Las Vegas.
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