1. The Bellagio Fountains
If you’re strolling down the strip be sure to pay a visit to the famous Bellagio Fountains, where without fail every 15 minutes after 7 pm you can witness the wonder of the famous fountains for free. Watch the fountains dance to over 30 different songs from Elvis Presley’s Viva Las Vegas, to Andrea Bocelli and Sarah Brightman’s Time to Say Goodbye right through to Michael Jackson’s iconic Billie Jean. This spectacular show is one you’ll never tire of and, best of all, it’s totally free. So, wander at leisure and enjoy the amazing sight of the huge lake whose fountains shoot water 24 stories high. Found next to Caesar’s Palace, you can’t pass by it without marveling at its grandeur.
2. Cirque du Soleil
Go and see an unmissable and mystical show at Cirque du Soleil, which never fails to amaze and enthrall. Marvel at this near-magical human circus, but be sure not to take any photos or you’ll be swiftly removed from the theater! The gripping show “Mystere” is unmissable and surreal and you’ll be fascinated by the variety that is Cirque du Soleil. If you’ve never experienced it, Cirque du Soleil is an experience you’ll never forget.
3. Madame Tussauds Las Vegas
No trip to Vegas would be complete if you didn’t pay Madame Tussauds a visit. Leave the desert heat behind and wander round the cool Viva Vegas experience and rub shoulders with even cooler Rat Pack legends like Sammy Davis Junior, ole Blue Eyes himself Sinatra. Re-live the real Viva Las Vegas golden era with the one and only king of rock ‘n’ roll Elvis Presley and make your friends green with envy at your photos.
Mingle in the cool with movie legends like John Wayne, Elizabeth Taylor and Some Like it Hot star Marilyn Monroe immortalized. You can stand in the presence of modern day action heroes like Will Smith and Sandra Bullock as well as Marvel comic book characters at their full height and dimensions.Relive all your favourite movie and music moments with the stars, for example by stepping into the hall of fame to test your superhero powers with your favorite action heroes.
All the music greats like Bono from U2 and Gwen Stefani from No Doubt are here for you to pose with. Pretend to be a celebrity and get your picture taken with the ultimate queen of chat Oprah Winfrey, or square up to boxing legend Muhammad Ali for the photo opportunity of a lifetime.
4. Las Vegas Monorail
If you’re hot and tired of tramping up and down the strip in the heat of the desert sun, why not hop on the Vegas Monorail. With stops at major attractions and hotels, the monorail will take you in style along the Vegas Strip. Spare your feet for wandering around the amazing themed casino resorts in Vegas and zip up and down the strip in as little as 15 minutes.
5. Las Vegas by Night Helicopter
If you’d like to catch Las Vegas at its illuminated best, there’s no better time to see it than at night from the vantage point of a helicopter. Book a night time helicopter tour to catch a glimpse of the stunning mega light shows like the Bellagio Fountains.
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