Leo the Lion waits to greet you at the intersection of Tropicana and Las Vegas Boulevard in Las Vegas, Nevada, where you'll find the third-largest hotel in the world, the MGM Grand Las Vegas. It'll be no surprise that this 45-foot statue is the largest bronze sculpture in the world as it welcomes you to the hotels near the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Las Vegas vacations are simply incomplete without a stop at the historic MGM Grand Garden Arena. The name says it all. With a seating capacity of nearly 17,000 people, the MGM Grand Garden Arena hosts a variety of activities every day and night for your viewing pleasure. From major music awards shows and charity benefits to sport competitions, you'll find lots of excitement and entertainment during your visit. It's just a short walk or cab ride away from many of the surrounding MGM Grand Garden Arena hotels. After the show, indulge in a game of poker at the MGM Grand's casino.
Craving another show? Take in one of Cirque du Soleil's eight different shows offered at several Las Vegas hotels. If you're traveling with children, head down the Strip to Circus Circus to visit the Adventuredome, a five-acre indoor amusement park. For a quirky adventure, visit the Neon Museum to get a dose of Las Vegas' history by walking through a "Neon Boneyard" of old signs. Outdoor enthusiasts can take a break from the sights and sounds Las Vegas with a quick trip to the Grand Canyon. Numerous companies in Las Vegas offer full-package day trips to the famous site.
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