While Las Vegas may carry the moniker “Sin City,” visitors will be quick to realize that amidst the bright lights and gaming of the Strip is a family friendly vacation destination that can offer much more than simple vice. Whether looking to getaway with that special someone, the entire family or a couple of close friends, Las Vegas, NV can offer a variety of vacation experiences to a variety of travelers.
Aside from gaming, one of Las Vegas’ founding attractions was live shows, and this certainly hasn’t changed. Whether your interests lie in Broadway-style productions such as Phantom, special performances by iconic talents including Bette Midler, or even uniquely Vegas experiences like the Blue Man Group and Criss Angel Believe – Cirque du Soleil, there’s certainly no shortage of varied entertainment options that can appeal to a wide range of preference.
Another popular, though often overlooked, Vegas vacation experience is exploring the many natural wonders that surround the city. The Grand Canyon, Death Valley, Bryce Zion, and Monument Valley are all within proximity to Las Vegas, while man-made wonders including the Hoover Dam and even Area 51 are also open for exploration!
Of course, regardless of your reasons for visiting it simply wouldn’t be a Vegas vacation without staying in, or at least visiting, one of the famed casino resorts along the Strip. Caesar’s Palace, Circus Circus, Tropicana, Palazzo Resort, Venetian, Flamingo, and Bally’s is just a short list of casino resorts that offer not only quality stays, but a variety of eye-opening sights and attractions ranging from water parks for the kids to the world-class gaming that has helped define Las Vegas.
Those that would like a complete Vegas vacation but don’t know where to start may want to look into some of the pre-packaged vacation options centered on the Vegas area. With packages including the Las Vegas Family Vacation, Las Vegas Shopping Extravaganza and Las Vegas Shows Vacation, there is sure to be a complete experience waiting for one and all.
The notorious beginnings of the Las Vegas may overshadow its family-friendly transformation, but rest assured there truly is something for everyone waiting in The Entertainment Capital of the World!