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Las Vegas Bound-What to Do When There’s So Much to Do

When you think Vegas, the first thing that pops into your mind is ‘The Strip’.  While there’s plenty to do on ‘The Strip’, there are some pretty cool experiences (other than the usuals) that will leave you with more than just your typical ‘what happens in Vegas’ memory.

Take a Helicopter Tour – At Night!

Bright lights, big city gonna set my soul on fire! What better way to see the bright lights of Vegas than from the starry skies over the city!  This exclusive tour includes your bubbly so you can clink glasses with your best friend as you soar over the beautiful view of the city. As you climb aboard a luxurious 6-seat ECO-Star helicopter get set to experience a thrilling and beautiful bird’s eye view of Sin City like you’ve never seen it before!

Don’t forget…

As per FAA regulations, this is an 18 and over experience and I.D (passport/driver’s license) are required.

Get Wet ‘n’ Wild at Nevada’s Premier Water Park

LasVegasOffStrip Article Pool1If the weather is too hot to handle, cool off as you slip and slide at Nevada’s premier water park. As it’s only 15 minutes west of the strip, you can cool off before zipping back to your accommodation to get ready for your hot night on the town!  Choose a 1-day pass for a quick dip or a 7 day pass for a leisurely experience over more days.

With more than 25 exhilarating slides and attractions, ranging from extreme water slides to family-friendly interactive play areas, there’s something for everyone.

Saturday nights in summer incorporate DJ Sessions where local beats will be playing throughout the park.

Get Locked and Loaded at The Gun Store

Operating for over 25 years, this place is voted the best firing range in Las Vegas.  If you’re a little gun shy, don’t worry, no experience is necessary as the instructors cater for all levels of experience and are super-awesome at helping you get the most bang for your buck. Eye and ear protection plus a souvenir T-shirt are included in your package, which is an added bonus.

Choose from over 60 types of firearms, including fully automatic machine guns, semi-automatic rifles, handguns, and shotguns.  Sounds exciting right? Giddy-up!

Take Your ‘Foodie’ Experience to the Next Level

Hungry for more than an ‘in and out’ experience can offer?  Why not take a couple of hours one afternoon to explore some of the best places to eat. With over 330 places to eat on the strip alone, why not have a ‘food guide’ show you the way to some of the best places to get your ‘nom nom’ on.  Visit some of Vegas’ acclaimed restaurants and sample notable dishes by award-winning chefs. Sorry, no Burger King on the list…You can also enjoy VIP service with skip-the-line, no-reservation-needed seating on some tours.  A guilt-free lunch? We think so!

Sojourn Into the Desert 

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If you’re more of a nature buff, visit Red Rock Canyon, the view is absolutely amazing.  Once home to the area’s Native Americans, the visually stunning, ruddy terrain of Red Rock Canyon is a must for your Instagram page. There are plenty of ways to experience this beautiful place, however, guided tours are a simple and cost-effective way to ensure that you get the most out of your time here.

Las Vegas is usually an ‘adult playground’ where many come to play at all times of the year.  If you’re just looking for a bit of wild and crazy fun, you won’t be short of it anywhere on the strip. If the strip is not where it’s at for you, there’s still plenty of things to see and do when you’re there.

So what are you waiting for? Vegas or bust baby!

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