Las Vegas is one of the most exciting, fascinating, over the top, fun cities on the
planet and tourism is our #1 industry. It’s where the world comes to party 24/7.
If you can’t find a way to have fun here, check for a pulse.
Las Vegas Tourism- night life/ day life
Las Vegas has world class night clubs, day clubs, strip clubs, and comedy clubs. If
it’s golf clubs you prefer, we have some of the most beautiful and challenging
courses, including Shadow Creek, one of the most exclusive golf course in the world. Read here for a complete list.
Las Vegas Tourism- things to see
There are concerts, plays, hypnotists, magicians, acrobats, dancers, musicians and
showgirls. Light shows, water shows, animal shows and erupting volcanoes,
museums, art galleries and traveling exhibits. Check out our Must do List.
If its thrills and spills you seek, come out for NASCAR, Professional Bull Riding
or National Finals Rodeo. Take a ride on a roller coaster, or get your thrill
jumping off a108 story high ledge. Rent an ATV and ride in the desert. How
about some horseback riding? Go to Lake Mead and see Hoover Dam. Rent jet skis
or a boat or take the cruise around the lake.
Watch a minor league hockey or baseball game. See “The Running Rebels”
shoot some hoops. Speaking of shooting… let off a few rounds with an AK47 at
the indoor range. Go hiking, biking or bowling, indoor sky diving or parachute
from a plane. Ride the zip line or take a hot air balloon ride. Drive a racecar
at the Speed Way, or go to Game Works for a simulated race and rock climbing. Check out our 101 Things to do in Las Vegas on the home page.
Las Vegas Tourism- Restaurants
Let’s talk food. Las Vegas has some world class dining. Renown chefs Wolfgang Puck,
Emeril Lagasse, Michael Mina, and Joel Robuchon, have created some great
culinary destinations. We have every cuisine you can imagine including Italian,
Chinese, Japanese, Tai, Indian, Mexican, Russian, French and American. We have
some of the best steak houses in the country and seafood and sushi that’ll make
you forget you’re in the desert. Don’t panic… we’ve still got plenty of
Las Vegas Tourism- Wines, Beers & Spirits
We have wine lists that’ll bring a tear to the eyes of sommeliers. Not a wino? How
‘bout a beer? Vegas has restaurants that boast over 100 beers on tap and 300
varieties by the bottle. (Check beeradvocate.com) Every type of spirit
imaginable can be found here in Las Vegas and our mixologists won’t disappoint.
Las Vegas Tourism- shopping
If shopping is your preferred indoor sport, get your walking shoes on and credit
cards ready cause you’re gonna shop till you drop. We have the Fashion Show
Mall, The Forum Shops, Miracle Mile, Crystals and Via Bellagio. Shop at Neiman
Marcus, Saks, Dillard’s, and Bloomingdales. Designers like Louis Vuitton,
Gucci, Prada, Armani, Tiffany’s and Chanel make Las Vegas a shopper’s paradise.
Looking for bargains? Go to the Premium Outlets or the Outlet Center for great
deals on designer wear. Read here for more bargains.
Las Vegas Tourism- Spas
After shopping, golf, or dancing, there’s nothing better than a little pampering. Get
a facial, body scrub, and a massage. Sit in the sauna, steam room or Jacuzzi
and melt away the stress. There are spas in every major hotel in Vegas.
Las Vegas Tourism- Stats & Facts
Las Vegas has 149,000 hotel rooms and 10.5 million sq ft of meeting and exhibit space
city wide. 38 million visitors came to Vegas in 2010, with over 4.5 million
convention attendees to 18,000 conventions. (See lvcva.com)
Las Vegas tourism is a whole lot more than just gambling. Take advantage of all the fun and excitement Las Vegas has to offer; dining, dancing, shows, attractions, sports, and siteseeing.