Why should I go to Vegas if I don’t gamble? And what will I do when my friends/family or gambling? These are common questions we get asked every single day. But Vegas has SO much more than gambling, shows, and all-you-can-eat buffets.
Vegas offers an amazing array of adventure opportunities that will quench your adrenaline junky-self. Vegas is the adult’s playground and offers experiences that will make your inner kid scream with joy!
Want to shoot some of the coolest guns on the planet or crush a vehicle in a tank? Not only can you do it, but they will also pick you up from your hotel in a real, live Humvee! Want to ride ATVs or SunBuggys in the dessert or jump out of a plane? Yep, they’ve got that.
Want something just as cool but not quite as dangerous? Take a helicopter ride over the strip, visit the National Atomic Testing Museum, ride the most thrilling rides on the strip, catch a view from the top of a Ferris wheel, or visit the Grand Canyon by a helicopter $24? Vegas has you covered.
If you love adventure or just want a dose of adrenaline outside the craps table, Vegas has an experience that you will never forget. Here are some of our favorite adventure-seeking things to do in Vegas.
Shoot Machine Guns, Crush Trucks with Tanks, & Fire Rounds from a Mini Gun at Battlefield Vegas
Want to play GI Joe/GI Jane for a couple of hours? You can! At military-style complex just off The Strip, you can shoot submachine guns, crush vehicles with battle tanks, and fire rounds from a Minigun.
You start with humvee transportation from your hotel. When you arrive at the complex, you can shoot 20 rounds with a Glock 17, 25 hours with a full-auto Uzi submachine gun, and fire off 25 rounds with a Colt Commando.
Want to be really bad-ass? For $2,200 you and a friend can crush a car with a tank. You also get an instructor to help you learn to shoot and you get a minigun rental.
Either way, you can safely take out some of that pent up aggression after losing that $100 on slots in 15 minutes!
Traverse the Scenic Nellis Dunes on an ATV
Ready to spend two ($117) or four hours ($190) speeding across the desert floor in your own ATV? Vegas ATV Tours has you covered. They pick you up from your strip hotel set you up with the latest and greatest Hond Sport Track ATV and set you loose with 75 of your closest friends.
The set you up with everything you need (helmet, goggles, gloves, bottled water, etc.) and take plenty of pictures to help you remember your adventure. Are you a. beginner? Perfect! This adventure is great for newbies and advanced riders alike to create their own experience.
With great views of the strip and fighter pilots buzzing overhead from the Nellis Air Force Base, this is a thrill-seekers dream.
Dangle Over The Strip at The STRAT SkyJump or Thrill Ride
Rising 1,149 feet into the Vegas skyline, Guests take in a 360-degree view of the city and the most exciting thrill rides in Las Vegas at THE STRAT. Whether you want to take the ultimate plunge and jump off the tallest casino in Vegas or you want to float high in the air above the strip, this is the adventure for you!
The STRAT offers an unlimited package for 24-hours to jump or ride over the strip and is the Guinness World Record for Highest Controlled Descent. If you love adrenaline, this will get your heart pounding! Packages start at just $28 and the VIP experience is just $129, which includes video to show off your daring stunt!
Want something less dangerous?
There’s plenty of other cool things to do and see in Vegas that doesn’t involve so much risk! If you love history or want to know what you’re going to be getting into when you rush Area 51, check out the National Atomic Testing Museum. This highly-rated adventure is one something that everyone can do!
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