Yes, Las Vegas has a reputation of being notorious for doing justice with its nickname “Sin City.” but in the past few years, this place has diversified its entertainment options. And I can say it confidently that this place is now not only for the bachelors. You can go for a family vacation in Las Vegas and spend some quality family time.
Here are the 7 major things that you should include in your “To-do” or “To visit” list when you are spending your vacation in Las Vegas with your family.
1. Circus Acts Along With Magic And Carnival Midway:
Before taking one or two free circus performances, why not enjoy some classic games with your family at the Carnival Midway. The 130 minutes of performance is packed with trapeze tricks, acrobatics, juggling, aerial silks, unicycles. You also can get to check out visiting performers who come from different parts of the globe.
Your little angels will love one of the best magic show of Vegas. I also can bet that you will also remain in awe while watching the performers performing their tricks.
|Circus Acts||Circus Carnival|
|Address||Circus Circus Hotel and Resort, Las Vegas
2880 S Las Vegas Blvd.
|Visiting Hours||Daily starts at 11:30 AM.||Sunday: 10 AM to Midnight.
Monday to Thursday: 11 AM to Midnight.
Friday: 11 AM to 12:30 AM.
Saturday: 10 AM to 1 AM.
|Admission||Free.||Price varies for different games.|
2. Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens:
Do you or anyone in your family love nature and plants? Yes? Great! You should include a stoppage at Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Garden. You can hop in there at any time of any day in the week, as it is open for 24 hours and 7 days a week.
The beautiful scenes of plants, trees, and flowers will make your mind. Do not worry about your little springs, and they will also love spending some time between the greens and colorful flowers. They also feature holiday and seasonal displays. No matter how many times you have visited here, there will always be something new for you.
|Address||Bellagio Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, 3600 S Las Vegas Blvd.|
|Visiting Hours||24*7 days.|
3. The Grand Canyon
Experience the beauty of a location that you have read in your geography books. Grand Canyon is at a driving distance from Las Vegas. But it will take a full day. In case you can not afford a full day, you can take the fastest mode of transportation.
You can go for an airplane or helicopter tour that is also available on a half-day option.
|North Rim||South Rim||West Rim|
|Address||AZ, North Rim AZ-67.||AZ, Grand Canyon Village, S Entrance Rd.||AZ, Peach Springs, 5001 Diamond Bar Rd|
|Visiting Hours||Daily, From 8 AM to 6 PM.
From October To May, Closed seasonally.
|Daily, 8 AM to 7 PM.||Daily, 7 AM to 7 PM.|
|Admission||Depends on the tour package.|
4. The Adventurous Theme Park:
Just behind the Circus Circus, you will find the AdventureDome Theme Park. This park is spread across 5 acres and stuffed with mini-golf, movies, indoor rides, along with fair and arcade games.
You and your kids will enjoy some fun time together. The best thing is that you do not need to worry about the weather of the day at all.
|Address||Circus Circus Hotel And Resort, Las Vegas, 2880 S Las Vegas Blvd.|
|Visiting Hours||Sunday: 10 AM to 9 PM, or till Midnight.
Monday to Thursday: 10 AM or 11 Am to 6 PM, 9 PM, or till Midnight.
Friday and Saturday: 10 Am to Midnight.
The time of operation differs based on the time of the year, so it will be best to check their official website.
|Admission||You can pay for the play or rides that you take.
You also can buy an all-day wristband.
47” and under: $19.95.
48” and over: $33.95.
5. Ethel M Chocolate Factory:
Ethel M Chocolate factory will take only 20 minutes from the Strip in Henderson, Nevada. You can take a free self-guided tour of the chocolate factory viewing aisle. In this tour, you will learn a lot about the chocolate-making process. Apart from the whole tour experience, you also get to taste some free samples as well.
You also can take a visit to their Botanical Cactus Garden, which is free. In case you have plenty of time on your hand, you should take the chocolate tasting class on a paid basis.
|Address||NV, Henderson, 2 Cactus Garden Dr.|
|Visiting Hours||Daily From 8 AM to 8 PM.|
|Admission||Botanical Garden and Self-guided Factory Viewing Aisle Tour: Free
Chocolate Tasting Experience: $15, $6 (For children).
6. High Roller And LINQ Promenade:
The high roller observation wheel is 550 feet off the ground, which makes it the tallest observation wheel in the world. Enjoy the stunning view for 30 minutes in a comfortable air-conditioned cabin that is slowly rotating. You also can enjoy the LINQ Promenade outdoor shopping experience.
The rider must weight= 60lbs to 300lbs and height between 3’4″to 6’8″. In case the rider is 12 years old or under that, the child should accompany a rider of 13 years or more aged. For below 18 years old riders, any local guardian or parent must sign the FLY LINQ Waiver of Liability.
|Address||Las Vegas, 3545 S Las Vegas Blvd.|
|Visiting Hours||Las Vegas Observation Wheel
Daily 11:30 AM to 2 AM.
Daily 11 AM to 1 AM.
|Admission||Las Vegas Observation Wheel
Adults: $25 (Day), $37 (Night).
Youth: $10 (Day), $19 (Night).
Seated: $30 (Before 7 PM), $35 (After 7 PM).
Superman: $40 (Before 7 PM), $45 (After 7 PM).
7. Madame Tussauds:
You are in Las Vegas, and how can you not visit Madame Tussauds? You simply can not or should not. See all your favorite characters and celebrities immortalized in wax. From Michael Jackson to the Kardashians and also your kid’s favorite marvel superheroes, you can pose with almost all legendary figurines.
You will not believe your eyes, whether you are watching their life-like wax figurines or they are standing in front of you. It is the best place to visit with your family and enjoy some family time.
|Address||Las Vegas, Ste. 2001, 3377 S Las Vegas Blvd.|
|Visiting Hours||● Sunday To Tuesday: 10 AM – 9 PM.
● Wednesday: 10 AM – 4 PM.
● Thursday: 10 AM – 9 PM.
● Friday and Saturday: 10 AM – 10 PM.
It will be best if you check their official website before visiting as due to special events, Madame Tussauds closes early sometimes.
|Admission||Children of 3-12: $24.95.
Enjoy your family vacation in Las Vegas with your spouse and kids. Visit these places to have the best experiences and enjoy your vacation to the fullest. Try a lot of different things here. Have a happy vacation!