When the founders of the Las Vegas took the initial gamble of building a casino in the desert, they would never imagine what a glittering oasis it would become. From the gambling tables to the white-knuckle rides. Stay in one of the themed hotels, take in a show and soak up the atmosphere.
Dining in Las Vegas is a moveable feast, from the all-you-can-eat buffets to Michelin-starred restaurants in top hotels, the choice for meal times is truly staggering. Naturally, you’ll find all the American classics - diners, burger bars, steakhouses and ice cream parlours.
Las Vegas is famous for its dirty martinis, tequilas and frozen margaritas which can be found at many bars in the famous hotels on the Strip.
Most of the big hotels incorporate precincts, in particular Caesar’s Palace and the Hard Rock. There are also plenty of malls, such as the Fashion Show Mall on the Strip, high-end fashion the Las Vegas Outlet Center and Premium Outlets for great discount shopping.
WIND DANCER, GRAND CANYON HELICOPTER TOUR
Price from £342 per couple
Take an exhilarating helicopter tour over Lake Las Vegas, Lake Mead, the Hoover Dam and the extinct volcano of Fortification Hill, before descending 3,500ft into the Grand Canyon, where champagne and a snack is served before flying back through the canyon and over The Strip.
Duration: 4 hours approximately.
Las Vegas Shows
Prices from £85
Make the most of your stay in Las Vegas and enjoy a sensational show. With something to suit every taste you can choose from a selection that incorporates lively musicals, amusing comedy, enchanting performance art and outstanding exhibitions of magic. Take advantage of our booking service when staying at one of our Las Vegas hotels*, all tickets are subject to availability and reservations can take up to 48 hours to confirm. We are unable to confirm seat numbers as these are allocated in resort, but all seats have an unrestricted view.
*Excluding The Venetian Resort, Planet Hollywood and Wynn.