If you have decided to visit Las Vegas, which is one of the most visited destinations in the United States, prepare to enjoy entertainment in ways you could never imagine. It is an artificial city built in the middle of the Mojave desert, being the largest city in the state of Nevada.
Starting your visit along the Las Vegas Strip, which is the most famous avenue in the city, imagine any type of activity that you are sure to have. From playing in the most impressive and emblematic casinos in the world, to shopping in shopping malls, or seeing magic, circus or music shows, and even celebrating your own wedding.
Not in vain is it known as “The Capital of World Entertainment” or as “The Capital of Sin” or “Capital of Second Chances”
Las Vegas Strip
The main street of Las Vegas is approximately 7 kilometers long. There you will find many of the world’s largest hotel properties, casinos and resorts. With contemporary architecture, this avenue will leave you speechless.
Starting with the famous “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign to the Statosphere hotel tower, this stretch of Las Vegas Boulevard South will run through some major hotels and casinos such as the Venetian, Bellagio, MGM, Caesars Palace, Hotel Paris or New York New York, among others.
Do not forget to visit it both during the day and at night, since the night lighting, especially in some hotels, is simply spectacular, such as the light and sound show in the fountains of the Hotel Bellagio.
To explore it, it is advisable to take “The Deuce” bus, a double-decker bus that runs along this street 24 hours a day, stopping at the most famous hotels in Las Vegas.
The second most famous street in Las Vegas is Fremont Street. Its main attraction is the light, video and sound show that takes place every night on one of the largest screens in the world, covering a large part of the street.
Attractions and Shows, a whole debauchery
Many of Las Vegas’ attractions can be found inside the most famous hotels on the Las Vegas Strip. An example is the Stratosphere hotel with its 350-meter-high tower, where the best viewpoint in Las Vegas is located. There are impressive attractions such as Big Shot, X-Screay and Insanity, the Ride and Skyjump, which is one of the highest bungee jumps in the world.
In front of the New York, New York hotel is also located the roller coaster Roller Coaster, which exceeds 100 kilometers per hour. Visiting the interior of the hotels will leave you speechless, due to the recreation of the most emblematic historical monuments and cities in the world. Visiting, for example, The Venetian inside, or the recreation of Saint Mark’s Square, or Caesar Palace and its indoor casino, will dazzle you.
Las Vegas shows are another of the great reasons why millions of tourists from all over the world decide to choose this vacation destination. In large auditoriums of many hotels, you will be able to see, among others, Celine Dion or Elton John, magicians such as David Copperfield or some of the best Cirque du Soleil shows.