Top 10 Things to Do in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas, the city that never sleeps. It’s hard to have a dull day there since you have endless options of exciting things to see and do. The hard part, deciding what to do first. Sometimes having too many options can be overwhelming and intimidating. That’s why we created this list of our top 10 things to do in Las Vegas.

Go on a scavenger hunt

A scavenger hunt is one of the best ways to experience Las Vegas. With companies like CityHUNT, you can get a tailored scavenger hunt that will take you to the must-see parts of the city. Have fun competing with your friends to see who can answer all the clues the fastest, and be the first to reach the end.

Bellagio Fountains at night. 10 things to do in Las Vegas
Bellagio Fountains at night

Visit the Bellagio Fountains

If you go to Las Vegas, the Bellagio Fountains are an absolute must-see in both the daylight and nighttime. During the day, the fountains run about every half hour. At night though, they run every 15 minutes and offer a breathtaking show with music and lights.

Take in a Cirque du Soleil show

Cirque du Soleil is the largest theatrical producer in the world, and you have many options to see them in Las Vegas. You’ll witness some of the most daring acrobatics, be entertained by the storyline, and even enjoy some classic music in the background.

Spin around on the High Roller

Want to see Las Vegas from a different perspective? Spend 40 minutes on the High Roller, the world’s largest observation wheel. It’s not a Ferris wheel, as you can stand in this one. You can walk around and see all around you through the glass walls. The highest point takes you 550 feet in the air to see all of Las Vegas.

Take a helicopter ride

If you’re daring, spend an afternoon on a helicopter as you roam the skies of Las Vegas. You have a few options for helicopter rides. You can ride in a helicopter over to a nearby winery or have them take you over the Grand Canyon.

View of the Grand Canyon
View of the Grand Canyon

Visit the Grand Canyon

Take a day to go outside of Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon. You’ll experience breathtaking views of the canyon below. Every piece of the canyon offers history from millions of years ago.

Tour Hoover Dam

While you’re at it, spend some time touring Hoover Dam. The massive concrete arch creates Lake Mead, the largest reservoir in the United States. You can walk along the dam or see it from a helicopter above.

Hang out at the Mob Museum

Take in a different kind of history at the Mob Museum. You’ll learn about the organized crime that took place in Las Vegas many years ago. There are also bus tours that will take you to some of the most historical locations throughout the city.

Ride a zip line

If you’ve never been on a zip line, Las Vegas is the perfect place to try it. You’ll get to fly over Fremont Street and see everything below.

Orange Lamborghini. 10 things to do in Las Vegas
Orange Lamborghini Huracan

Cruise around at SpeedVegas

SpeedVegas is where you can drive some of the most exotic and luxurious cars without having to buy them. Cruise around the 1.5 mile-long track in one of your dream vehicles.

Next time you plan a trip, plan one for Nevada and try out one (or all) of these 10 things to do in Las Vegas.

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