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3700 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103, USA
There isn't much separating riders from the ground 490 feet below them when they ride the Voodoo Zip Line, which runs between the two towers at Rio Las Vegas. Belted into a ski lift-type seat with a single seat belt, riders are lifted from a...
7065 Speedway Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89115, USA
There are a number of attractions in Las Vegas that allow visitors to get behind the seat of a fancy car, but only at the Las Vegas Speedway can people actually push the limits on how fast they can go. At Exotics Racing, choose the car of your...
770 Las Vegas Boulevard North, Las Vegas, NV 89101, USA
Reservations required—and no wonder. The tours at the Neon Museum sell out months in advance. A walk through the museum's famous "Boneyard" (where neon goes to die) is fascinating, from motel row to the first integrated casino (one that shut...
Nevada 89005, USA
Hoover Dam is an easy drive of only 30 minutes from Las Vegas. When you approach, keep your eye out for the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge sign and swing into the parking lot for it. Completed in 2011, at a cost of $240 million, it is the second-highest...
14200 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89054, USA
Nothing beats the rush of the racetrack -- but the thrill is over so soon! So if you've driven at the track and are looking for something less stomach-dropping, but more long-lasting, World Class Driving, located right off the Strip, is for you....
3629 W Hacienda Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89118, USA
Las Vegas is teeming with tour operators eager to take visitors to the far corners of the city and beyond. One of the best and most consistent is Pink Jeep Tours, which offers a number of excursions to Nevada state parks and natural attractions as...
12801 U.S. 95, Boulder City, NV 89005, USA
Hunter S. Thompson fans can relive the daredevil writer’s off-roading experience at VORE in Boulder City. Using some of the same vehicles driven in the famous Mint 400 race, VORE lets you gear up, hop in through a window (these beasts of a car don...
1420 Jet Stream Dr #100, Las Vegas, NV 89052, USA
The Sky Combat Ace experience is not for the weak of stomach, but it is for anyone who wants the thrill ride of their life. This extreme flying experience gives visitors the chance to get behind the controls of a plane just like a real fighter...
2000 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89104, USA
For the thrill of your life, head to the top of the Stratosphere on the north end of the Strip. My favorite is the Big Shot -- I can't count how many times I've been. Take the elevator to the very tippy top, where you'll find yourself outside,...
7000 N Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89115, USA
“Go, go, go! Faster, faster. Accelerate all the way!” Only in Vegas. I slammed the accelerator to the floor as the Ferrari F430 GT shrieked onto the straightaway, quickly speeding up to 100 miles per hour. That 512 horsepower engine was quickly...