Due to the large number of things to do in Las Vegas, it can be especially difficult to decide what you should do while you visit the area. While many activities, including gambling, aren’t child-friendly, you will still be able to find things that will entertain people of all ages in your party. This list will help you find things that everyone in your group will enjoy.
10. Dream Racing
Dream Racing is a cool experience for all those sports car lovers in your life. Although it is expensive, it will be well worth the money to take a car around the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The to-be driver can choose between a few different cars, including the McLaren 650S and the Lamborghini Aventador, to take for a few laps. Pricing depends on the chosen vehicle and the number of laps you choose to take. For a truly amazing experience, you can purchase a package that will allow you to take more than one vehicle out on the track for a cheaper rate than doing two or more individual purchases. Check out the website for pricing, which can be quite high, before you schedule your trip.
9. Vegas Off-Road Tours
Take a tour of historic Las Vegas on an ATV! This tour will take you through a variety of different desert types and locations. Your guide will take you to places where you can see plants and wild animals. There are two different vehicles you can take depending on how much you want to spend and how much speed you desire. Part of this tour includes a hamburger and beer from the Pioneer Saloon. The total experience will take four hours, with two and half hours being time spent driving the ATVs. Visit the company’s website to plan your visit and purchase tickets, which start at about $400 for two people.
8. Western River Expeditions
Western River Expeditions offers rafting trips that are days long. The most common trip takes four days and is very inclusive. The trip includes rafting through the Grand Canyon, a night at Bar 10 Ranch, a helicopter ride through the Grand Canyon, a jetboat trip and a shuttle ride. You will start the trip at the Las Vegas Marriott. If you and your friends are interested in one of these trips, you will want to check out the company’s website for pre-trip information, pricing information and tour date availability information. As these trips are very inclusive, they are quite expensive.
7. Adventure Combat Ops
All the thrill-seekers in your group will have a fun time at Adventure Combat Ops. At Adventure Combat Ops, you will join together with a team to complete a certain objective. The company has a handful of experienced employees that will help you and your team through the objective. You can battle team versus team or participate in an apocalypse battle. Either way, you will get to experience a video-game-like activity that will be fun and memorable for everyone in your party. To see pricing and book a reservation, visit the company website today. You may also want to read through the FAQ section to see what you can expect and what you should do before you show up for your event.
6. Mac King Comedy Magic Show
For a family-friendly show that will keep everyone entertained, go to a Mac King Comedy Magic Show. Children will be excited and baffled by the tricks, and adults will be entertained, as well. King is known for his many goldfish tricks, which you won’t want to miss. For show time information and tickets, you will want to visit King’s website. He performs at Harrah’s Las Vegas, so you can also get show information on the hotel’s website. As a clean show, this is one of the few shows that you can bring your kids to without worry.
5. Bullets and Burgers
Practice your aim with Bullets and Burgers. This outdoor, desert shooting range is perfect for all the hunters and shooters in your travelling party. The company will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to the Hoover Dam Bridge for a quick photo opportunity, then you will head on to the shooting range. At the range, you can shoot a variety of different fully automatic weapons. The burgers part of this experience will bring you to the World Famous Arizona Last Stop restaurant, where the burger is included in the firing range experience. There are a few different packages to choose from, so visit the company website to see the packages and pricing information and to make a reservation.
4. Siegfried and Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat
If you are looking for a great place to take your family, look no further than Siegfried and Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. As a place with unique animal experiences, this will be one of the best places to take your kids in the city. Spend the day painting and playing with dolphins or watching tigers and leopards play. You can take a VIP tour of the behind-the-scenes area for a very special experience. With the VIP tour, you will have access to the keepers as they explain how they care for the animals. As it is located at the Mirage, you will want to check the Mirage’s website for pricing details and to set up reservations.
3. Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
While not free, this is one of the cheapest experiences you can have in the Las Vegas area; a day pass will cost you only $7 per carload. This will grant you access to the area, and you can explore the canyon. As one of the most popular tourist attractions in Las Vegas, you will quickly see what draws people to this landscape over some of the others in the area. While here, you can rock climb, hike, bike or tour the area. Keep in mind that some of these activities may require an additional fee. If you wish, you may also have a picnic at one of the four locations set aside for that in the park.
2. Casino at Bellagio
If you only have a weekend in Las Vegas, be sure to stop by the Casino at the Bellagio. Also at the Bellagio are the famous fountains. You should also take a few minutes to enjoy them, as they are a landmark in the area. At the casino, there are slot machines, poker tables and other table games, as well. While you are there, you can also eat at one of the restaurants in the area. For a romantic twist, have dinner and walk through the botanical garden or art gallery at the hotel.
1. Cirque du Soleil
Cirque du Soleil is a unique entertainment experience, where you will experience a number of aerial performances and circus-like acts throughout the show. There are eight different shows in Las Vegas, so you are bound to find one that excites you and your party. Tickets typically start around $70 per person, but pricing will depend on what performance you see and where you choose to sit in the auditoriums. If you want more information about specific shows and pricing, check out Cirque du Soleil’s website where you can see information on all of their performances, including those in other cities.
No matter how you choose to spend your time, there are many different places to visit in Las Vegas. Regardless of how many times you visit, there will always be something new for you to see and experience. Enjoy your stay in one of the most unique cities in the United States by exploring many different attractions.