The biggest city of the state of Nevada and known for being the Entertainment Capital of the World (or even Sin City). Las Vegas is a Mecca of money, luck and extraordinary places that replicate entire cities. Take a gamble in one of it many casinos, or stroll down the Strip and see it lit up in all its neon glory including amazing attractions.
But Las Vegas is not all about gambling. Superstars from all over the world perform in the clubs night after night. You will not find a bigger variety anywhere else. From cabaret and dancing to comedy and drama. Or let yourself be amazed by the world’s most famous magicians.
And when you need a perfect way to wind down after a night on the town? Visit one of the many luxury spas. Because whatever atmosphere helps you relax, Las Vegas spas surely offer it with its wide variety of treatments.
The city is home to some of the hottest restaurants in the world with celebrity chefs and cutting-edge menus. And even the views some of the restaurants are offering are as delicious as the food. Throughout the year you can enjoy several major and growing food and wine festivals. It’s pure heaven for food lovers.
Las Vegas is surrounded by beautiful nature. There is a lot of opportunities to get out and enjoy activities like hiking, skiing, mountain biking, boating, fishing or even rock climbing. The Grand Canyon, Death Valley or Great Basin National Park to name just a few, are well worth a visit. And on the western edge of the Las Vegas city limits you can find Red Rock Canyon where you can climb year-round. And if climbing is not your thing, you can also take a beautiful scenic drive through the canyon. Or maybe head to Lake Mead to take in its big variety of flora and fauna.
By Paul Steele
Can I drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon?
Yes, Grand Canyon entrance is 273 miles from Las Vegas strip and the drive will take about 4 hours.
Where to stay in Las Vegas?
The Strip is the best place to stay in Las Vegas. Find the list of hotels on the strip here
How do I get around Vegas?
If you are based in the Strip then the best mode of transportation is bus. You can also use Monorail but it is little expensive.
Transportation from airport to Las Vegas strip
McCarran International Airport is 4 miles from the Strip. There are many transport options available at Las Vegas airport. You can take taxi, airport shuttle, limos or rental cars. Taxi is the fastest way to reach your hotel.
What's the legal age to gamble in Las Vegas?
The legal age to gamble in a casino in Las Vegas is 21.
How long is the flight from London to Las Vegas?
It takes about 10 hours 30 min from London Heathrow to Las Vegas.
Are there cheap flights from London to Las Vegas?
Yes, if you book your flight well in advance and compare the prices in various flight search engines before booking your ticket then you will find cheap ticket.
When is the best time to visit Las Vegas?
Spring is the best time to visit.
Is there any direct flight to Las vegas from UK ?
British Airways and Virgin Atlantic have direct flights to Las Vegas.
Is there any direct flight from Manchester to Las Vegas?