If you and your group of friends are planning for a vacation but are confused about the destination, then lock it on Las Vegas. It is famous as the entertainment capital of the world. Popular for nightlife and casinos, there are several tourist attractions in Vegas. Whether you are an adventurous type or admire fine arts, whatever your liking is, Las Vegas has something or the other for everyone. Here are a few top city joints where you and your friends will definitely have a blast.
The central section of Las Vegas is around 3 kilometers northeast to southwest, famous as the Strip, is where the action takes place. The most happening places of the city like luxurious resorts, big entertainment venues, lavish restaurants, casinos, and fine dining are situated here. Nighttime is the best time to visit the Strip, as the region gets illuminated with colored lights and glittering neon signs. You would love to soak up the gorgeous city views while strolling along the Strip.
Bellagio Resort & Fountain Show
Known for its Fine Arts Gallery, Botanical Gardens, and Conservatory, the Bellagio is the most spectacular and high-end resort in Las Vegas. Along with several restaurants, a massive spa & salon, the resort also houses the legendary Bellagio casino making it the most visited of attractions in the city. The famous fountain show is another mesmerizing feature of this resort. The fountain goes off every fifteen minutes, showcasing a beautiful water display set to music.
Paris Las Vegas
The Paris Las Vegas located at the Strip is one of the easily recognizable resorts. Right outside the resort is the scale model of the Eiffel Tower, and you can also find the recreation of ‘Paris Opera House’ down the way. Climb the elevator reach the 46th floor, and get an experience of 360-degree views of the city just like you would have on Eiffel Tower itself. You can also have a fine dining experience just a story below at the Eiffel Tower Restaurant. It offers fine views of the Strip and the dancing Fountains of Bellagio.
High Roller (Ferris Wheel)
The adventure seekers would love the High Roller Ferris Wheel in Sin City. This city icon stands 550 feet high at the Linq Promenade. From here, you can see the panoramic views of the famous Las Vegas Strip. It takes about 30 minutes for a complete rotation. Every capsule or cabin of the High Roller Ferris wheel is climate-controlled and can hold up to 40 people at a time.
The magnificent Stratosphere Tower is another place of interest in Las Vegas. Now known as The Strat Hotel, Casino & Skypod, this hotel and gambling club is the tallest in the United States, with a height of 1,149 feet. The adventure seekers would love the thrill rides at the top of the pinnacle, including SkyJump, Big Shot, and Insanity. And if the adrenaline rush is not your cup of tea, you can take pleasure in the breathtaking views of the city from the outdoor deck.
The Mob Museum
Officially named the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, the Mob Museum stands as a unique museum in Nevada. The 1933 Neoclassical building, formerly a Courthouse and Post Office of the United States, houses the museum. The United States exhibits the unvarnished history of the Mob using technological displays, video clips, fashion trends, and even the cultural events of the time. The interactive portrayal of the museum makes it one of the must-visit places in Las Vegas.