Las Vegas is one of the most fascinating cities in the world and a place where hundreds of thousands of tourists head to each year, for all manner of different experiences. There is something in this city for everyone, whether you are looking to hit the casino floor, take in some of the world’s finest entertainment with a Las Vegas show, or if you simply want to drink in this mesmerizing city. If you are heading to Vegas any time soon, we have put together our top 5 experiences which you should try out.
For the very best views of the Vegas strip you could take a pricey helicopter ride which are on offer throughout the city, alternately however, you could simply head to Stratosphere. You can’t miss the iconic tower of Stratosphere, up on the north side of the Vegas strip. At the top of the tower sits a beautiful restaurant which offers views across the whole city. The best part about this restaurant is that every 80 minutes, the restaurant swivels 360 degrees to give you the most amazing views of the city.
See The World In a Day
Hotels in Vegas are like none that you have ever seen before, and they are attractions in themselves, before they are considered as hotels. There is a running joke that you can see the world in a day here in Vegas, just by visiting the hotels. You can take a gondola across canals in front of the Venetian hotel, see the Statue of Liberty at New York, New York, and even see a replica of the Eiffel Tower here on the strip.
One of the lasting images of Vegas which many people hold are the dancing fountains in front of the Bellagio Hotel. The fountains are truly spectacular and they shoot water high into the sky, perfectly choreographed to topical music. Simply head south on the strip and you will most certainly know when you get to this incredible attraction.
For an experience which you will only be able to find here in Vegas, why not visit Dick’s Last Resort restaurant, where the waiting staff are not what you may expect. As zany as it may sound, the restaurant has a speciality in being rude to its guests, and it is a truly brilliant experience. Come along for the finest burger in town, and get service with a snarl instead of a smile.
See a Show
Many of the big hotels in Vegas have stages which have been graced by some of entertainment’s biggest names and during your time here you would be remiss not to take in a show. You can find magic shows, comedians and variety shows, as well large scale spectacles such as the Cirque du Soleil. The best way to spend a night in Vegas is in the audience of one of these fascinating shows, a truly memorable evening is waiting for you here.