There are some times when you just have to get away! Whether it’s because of a difficult time at work, or you need some alone time after being in a relationship for a while, there are tons of places that are great to go- but where do you start? Most people think of gambling when they hear the name “Las Vegas”, but there are so many other things you can do for a great trip- and maybe even plan it as a surprise trip if you’re looking for some fun ideas to surprise your partner with at the end of a long work week. Go with a group of friends and want to hit the town? You can of course do that in Vegas too! Here are exciting things and activities in Las Vegas.
Experience Vibe Dining
Trying new things and dining in a new place is always exciting. Vibe Dining takes the idea of dining and smoking hookahs one step further by offering a music-themed experience. The dishes are all prepared with fresh, organic, locally sourced ingredients to give you the most flavorful meal you’ll have in a while. And they offer a wide variety of flavors and combinations, so you’re going to find something that suits your tastes- and they even offer gluten-free options for those with dietary restrictions. What’s more? The music is the best part about Vibe Dining, as it’s all carefully selected by the owner to fit around the meal as well as each person’s mood. Their dinner menu features excellent appetizers and main courses, as well as a full bar to quench your thirst.
Go and See the Hoover Dam
The Hoover Dam is one of the most impressive constructions in history, and you can even get a tour of it. The tours are led by knowledgeable staff members who know everything about the dam’s structure, as well as its place in history. But beyond seeing how awesome this dam is, there are also some things to do around this area. By visiting Hoover dam, you get to learn why dams are built. While there, you can go on a party boat around Lake Mead, don’t forget you are still around Vegas so of course there will be a party boat!
Explore Freemont Street
Freemont Street is an awesome place to explore in Vegas- especially during the day because it’s filled with some cool exhibits and shows. There are tons of old signs from businesses that used to be around along Freemont Street, including a massive marquee for The Beatles Love Cirque du Soleil show at the Mirage Hotel. And among other things, there are also tons of different art exhibits, music shows, and even an old school Chapel to get married in. You’ll also enjoy great food options such as Mexican restaurants, bacon-wrapped hot dogs, and wood-fired pizza.
Play Poker at the Bellagio Casino
When you think of Las Vegas, the first thing that comes to mind is probably gambling at some exclusive casino where celebrities go. And if it’s an upscale place you’re looking for-the, Bellagio Casinohas got you covered with its luxurious amenities and world-class Poker tables. Their Poker room is spacious but comfortable and feels like you’re at a proper high-end club. And if you want your food with a side of Poker excitement, their retail level has a famous eating establishment that also happens to be an excellent place for Poker players. It’s the most famous restaurant in America.
Enjoy Nature at the Antelope Canyon
The Antelope Canyon is a fantastic place to go hiking and explore, especially if you’re looking for some picturesque landscapes of the American Southwest. It’s got some incredible structures formed by centuries of erosion over time, which makes it a great place to get lost in. While it can be dangerous when there are storms or high winds- it’s a great place to go during the winter since it isn’t affected by the same heat as other areas nearby.
The bright lights of the Strip are hard to miss when you come to Vegas. Outside of the bright lights, there’s a lot more culture and nature for those looking for something different. Be sure to enjoy your Las Vegas, whoever you go with!