When you think about Vegas, what’s the first thought that comes to mind? If you are like most people, the answer is probably gambling followed by entertainment and dining venues. And while these attractions are indeed worthy of all the rumors, there’s so much more to do in the City of Sin than that. The following list will help you get better acquainted with Vegas’ other delights:
There are some who say that letting loose at the gun range is one of the most cathartic things you can do. Well, what about if you can get the same feeling coupled with mind-blowing action that puts you in the middle of some historic battles? You can do this and more at Battlefield Vegas.
This attraction possibly has the biggest collection of historical guns in the world. And when combined with their other firearms, they have almost 400 weapon systems for your to choose from.
They offer a variety of comprehensive packages with guns, like the D-Day 1944 Experience or the Battle of Iwo Jima Experience, which will be sure to thrill World War enthusiasts. Also of note is their Tank Crush package that lets guests crush a car with, you guessed it, a tank! How cool is that?
Nationals Finals Rodeo
If you’re a partner who’s always had a hankering to see cowboys battling it out, then you will want to check out the National Finals Rodeo that takes place every December. In this ten-day event, you can expect to see both male and female cowboys competing for huge (we’re talking millions here) cash prizes in events like bareback riding, bull riding, steer wrestling, and more.
Private Pink Cadillac Tour of Las Vegas with Elvis
There’s no better way to see all that Vegas has to offer than riding down the Freemont Strip in a huge pink Cadillac being serenaded by a believable Elvis Presley impersonator. What’s more Vegas than that? The two-hour tour will take you to the King’s favorite hotspots, like the Fabulous Las Vegas sign where you can enjoy delicious margaritas, take pictures, and request your favorite songs.
KA- A Cirque de Soleil Show
The word Ka is Egyptian in origin and refers to a spiritual twin that travels with you from one life to the next. Cirque de Soleil’s epic production aims to capture this essence with a combination of storytelling, dancing, puppetry, pyrotechnics, automation, and multimedia tools.
These elements combine seamlessly to spin the tale of twins on a perilous journey to fulfill their destinies. And, with its fierce Brazilian and Chinese martial arts, mind-bending acrobatics, and fiery pyrotechnics, it does a wonderful job of immersing the audience in the story. Ka is considered to one of the most lavish productions in Western theater history and it certainly is the most innovative. Definitely a must see.
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience
What could be more thrilling than being at the helm of a fighter jet? Can you imagine the adrenaline rush that you would get just from hopping in the cockpit? You can experience this and more at the Top Gun and Air Combat Experience.
For instance, the Top Gun Experience package gives you a chance to fly in one of the most innovative aerobatic airplanes on the planet, accompanied by a genuine fighter pilot. You will be taken on a wondrous adventure filled with thrilling aerobatics like stalls, rolls, loops, spins, and much more.
There you have it, just five of the incredible things you can do in Sin City when not dining in the finest restaurants or trying your luck at one of its world class casinos. They are all excellent ways to experience another side of Vegas and will take your visit to a whole other level.