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Las VegasUnited States of America

Whether you want to gamble all night or treat the family to great attractions and entertainment, you’ll find your favorite activities here.

Las Vegas, known for gambling and bright lights, also offers family-friendly entertainment and attractions. Stroll along The Strip at night and marvel at dozens of high-end casinos, many with attractive fountains, themed features and street-side entertainment.

Gambling developed in the early days of Las Vegas to attract men constructing the nearby Boulder Dam. Learn about the intertwined history of gambling and crime in Las Vegas and across America at the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, aka the Mob Museum.

Today dozens of casinos offer legal gambling, from penny slot machines to high-stakes tables, but you don’t have to gamble to enjoy Las Vegas. Entertainment ranges from Cirque du Soleil to comedy acts, magic shows and big-name performers, including Celine Dion and Britney Spears.

Gaze at the city’s one-of-a-kind structures. The Stratosphere Tower offers views from 1,149 feet (350 meters) in the air as well as catapults, sky jumps and free-fall rides from the dizzying height. See a half-scale Eiffel Tower at Paris Las Vegas and replicas of the Statue of Liberty and buildings from the Manhattan skyline at New York New York Hotel.

The Bellagio’s fountains provide outstanding water shows with lights and music. Enjoy the conservatory and botanical gardens of this Italian-style hotel. See more than 2,000 marine animals at the Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay. The Fremont Street Experience has zip-line rides and free nightly light shows. Enjoy 25 rides and attractions at the Adventuredome at Circus Circus. Visit 160 shops and restaurants at the Forum at Caesars Palace.

Experience outdoor adventures in less than a 1-hour drive from the neon lights of Las Vegas. Hike in Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and explore the Mojave Desert. See the engineering marvel of Hoover Dam, formerly Boulder Dam, and its man-made Lake Mead.

The city proudly promises, “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.” Make a visit to Las Vegas and you’ll want to stay here too.

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Where to stay in Las Vegas

The Strip showing a casino, night scenes and a city

Las Vegas Strip

4/5Very Good!(59,646 area reviews)

Visitors to Las Vegas Strip rave about its fantastic nightlife, great live music, and first-class casinos. You might also want to make some time to see Park Theater or T-Mobile Arena while you're exploring the neighborhood.

Las Vegas Strip
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Downtown Las Vegas

4/5Very Good!(8,775 area reviews)

Visitors to Downtown Las Vegas rave about its fantastic nightlife, great live music, and first-class casinos. You might also want to make some time to see Fremont Street Experience or Mob Museum while you're exploring the neighborhood.

Downtown Las Vegas
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Summerlin

4.5/5Wonderful!(224 area reviews)

Travelers come to Summerlin for its abundant dining options, and you can see top attractions like Kellogg Zaher Sports Complex and Bruce Trent Park while you're in town.

Summerlin
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Green Valley

4.5/5Wonderful!(1,062 area reviews)

The first-class casinos and popular shops are just a few highlights of Green Valley. Make a stop by The District at Green Valley Ranch or Desert Willow Golf Resort while you're exploring the area.

Green Valley
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Winchester

3.5/5Good!(311 area reviews)

Winchester is noteworthy for its shopping, and you can make a stop at top attractions like Boulder Strip and Las Vegas Country Club.

Winchester
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Sunrise Manor

3.5/5Good!(1,593 area reviews)

Travelers to Sunrise Manor praise its first-class casinos. If you've got some more time to explore, be sure to make a stop by Boulder Strip and Royal Links Golf Club.

Sunrise Manor

Top Hotels in Las Vegas

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
4 out of 5
3799 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
The price is $49 per night

Located in Las Vegas Strip, this spa resort is within a 10-minute walk of Park Theater and T-Mobile Arena. Thomas and Mack Center and Las Vegas Convention Center ...

3.9/5Good! (37,426 reviews)

"Always professional nice staff. Very a comodating."…"

Reviewed on May 3, 2020

MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
TI - Treasure Island Hotel and Casino
TI - Treasure Island Hotel and Casino
4 out of 5
3300 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
The price is $39 per night

Located in Las Vegas Strip, this spa resort is within a 15-minute walk of Fashion Show Mall and Sands Expo Convention Center. Las Vegas Convention Center and ...

4.1/5Very Good! (62,358 reviews)

"We only stayed one night. Virus shut everything else down and we had to leave."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

TI - Treasure Island Hotel and Casino
The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas
The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas
5 out of 5
3708 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
The price is $145 per night

Located in Las Vegas Strip, this luxury resort is steps from Crystals at City Center and Miracle Mile Shops. T-Mobile Arena and Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (18,286 reviews)

"We enjoyed the view. We had a short stay because of the virus, and several things were closing down as we got to the hotel. We never tried the dining at the hotel as we looked at the prices and they were out of our budget as we had kids with us. The hotel was nice overall. The virus this month just ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas

Popular places to visit in Las Vegas

Bellagio Casino
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Bellagio Casino

4.5/5(16,815 reviews)

This world-famous hotel is home to gorgeous botanical gardens, a unique glass sculpture and an elaborate fountain show.

The Linq
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The Linq

4/5(9,015 reviews)

Enjoy a trip to The Linq, a well-known attraction in Paradise. Discover the area's lively bars and its entertainment choices.

Fremont Street Experience
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Fremont Street Experience

4/5(17,580 reviews)

See where Vegas began on legendary Fremont Street, now a pedestrian-only area with free nightly shows and special events.

Stratosphere Tower
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Stratosphere Tower

4/5(5,507 reviews)

Check out the thrilling rides at the top of Las Vegas’s tallest structure, or just enjoy the stunning views and a fresh perspective.

Hoover Dam
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Hoover Dam

4.5/5(9,755 reviews)

Find out about the history of Hoover Dam, one of the top monuments in Boulder City. Check out the casinos and top-notch restaurants in this relaxing area.

The Cosmopolitan Casino
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The Cosmopolitan Casino

4.5/5(5,546 reviews)

Why not roll the dice by visiting The Cosmopolitan Casino where you can enjoy the games and entertainment of this top casino in Paradise? Discover the area's top-notch restaurants and its acclaimed theater scene.

Top things to do in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Evening Strip Helicopter Tour with Champagne
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Las Vegas Evening Strip Helicopter Tour with Champagne

86% of travellers recommend
$74
Per adult
Grand Canyon South Rim Bus Tour
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Grand Canyon South Rim Bus Tour

92% of travellers recommend
$99
Per adult
Las Vegas Panoramic Bus Night Tour plus Fremont Street Tour
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Las Vegas Panoramic Bus Night Tour plus Fremont Street Tour

86% of travellers recommend
$50
Per adult
Grand Canyon West Rim Bus Tour
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Grand Canyon West Rim Bus Tour

94% of travellers recommend
$89
Per adult
Hoover Dam Tour with Live Commentary from an Expert Guide
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Hoover Dam Tour with Live Commentary from an Expert Guide

92% of travellers recommend
$50
Per adult
Black Canyon Kayak Tour with Emerald Cave & Overlook
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Black Canyon Kayak Tour with Emerald Cave & Overlook

98% of travellers recommend
$139
Per adult

Reviews of Las Vegas

4.3

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
30072
5 - Excellent 45.67991250455705%
4 - Good
26463
4 - Good 40.197776157491795%
3 - Okay
7408
3 - Okay 11.252886134402722%
2 - Disappointing
1312
2 - Disappointing 1.9929517559849312%
1 - Terrible
577
1 - Terrible 0.876473447563495%

4/5 - Good

Sarah

May 31, 2020

It’s a nice place to visit to get some shopping done, good choices in places to eat, but the heat is unbearable if you’re not used to 112 degree weather! I ended up with blisters on one foot from the heat! The traffics lights are the longest lights!

4/5 - Good

Teo

May 30, 2020

We have always enjoy Las Vegas until someone else ruins it for us. We love chef Ramsey’s restaurants!!!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 30, 2020

Casinos are all closed

4/5 - Good

JR

May 29, 2020

I've been to Las Vegas a lot. First hotel I've stayed in that was this gross.

1/5 - Terrible

Verified traveler

May 28, 2020

I had to drive another hour to find a place to sleep. I will be reporting Expedia to BBB. You had the Odasity to still put a charge on my credit card.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 27, 2020

Las Vegas is a wonderful place, just beware of low-budget hotels.

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