Brenda K. said, "...the strip is Fremont Street Experience. Especially fun at night! If you don't mind driving an hour or so, there is Hoover Dam and further out is Grand Canyon Skywalk. I've been to the Grand Canyon Skywalk twice int the past two..." See More
Katie W. said, "...It looks as though we all agree the Hoover Dam is a great off-strip adventure. I would also advocate for the one-hour dam tour. Although you can learn a ton in the Exhibit Gallery and enjoy stunning views from the Observation Deck..." See More
Herminia W. said, "...You can book a bus tour to the Grand Canyon, Red Rock, the Colorado River or to the Hoover Dam. Hop on the city bus to Fremont Street Experience (just north of the strip) for nightlife in the old strip...." See More
Brian C. said, "... Hoover Dam is the only thing I've done outside the city, but it's worth a visit. The helicopter tours look interesting, but I haven't given them a try. I think you might be able to find a Grand Canyon day trip, but..." See More
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Peter R. said, "...many times now and with the completion of the bridge across the river, you get an even better look at the Hoover Dam. But I would recommend you to take one of their tours. I really enjoyed it there. I also..." See More
Stanley C. said, "...Not only is it definitely worth seeing, the history behind the Hoover Dam is really cool. Especially if you're into engineering. I'd go for a short tour, it's informative and they go into good detail about how the dam operates. I've seen..." See More
Carolann H. said, "...been to the Grand Canyon National Park, almost everyone we talk to says it is more of a "must-see" than the Hoover Dam but most people recommend driving yourself and avoiding the group tours to the Canyon...." See More
Kevin P. said, "...We just went out to Hoover Dam last August. Just before you get to the Dam you can pull off in a parking area and walk out on the Memorial Bridge that was put up since we were there the last time..." See More
Diana L. said, "...on top of the Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower. If you have the time, you can also take your child to Hoover Dam. There is also M&M World and other kid-friendly places to shop on the Strip, too...." See More
Joanna L. said, "... - Hoover Dam (about 30 minute drive from Vegas) - Buffets and shows on the strip - It's a longer drive (2+ hours), but you can check out the canyons in Utah- Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon City..." See More
Peter R. said, "...I have written a small blog post about things to do arround las vegas. http://gatetoadventures.com/things-around-las-vegas/ That inlcudes visiting Hoover Dam, Bonnie Springs Ranch, pretty cool probably for kids too and the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. You also could go..." See More
3 mentions in Itinerary for 8-day road trip from LA to Yellowstone
JR J. said, "...7: Go see Las Vegas and stay the night there. Have fun! If you really want you can go see the Hoover Dam, it's very impressive, but i have a feeling you'll be gassed by then. Get a good night sleep,..." See More
Diana L. said, "...In Las Vegas Stripit really depends on what you are looking for to eat. There is everything! Hoover Dam is worth a trip if you've never been and there is also Boulder City there, which is adorable. I've written a bit about..." See More
2 mentions in Grand Canyon Tours, which one to visit?!
Emily M. said, "...better if you have the budget although I don't know which rim they go to? Plus you would get amazing views! Hoover Dam was pretty cool but we didn't stay there we just drove past it and I would LOVE to visit..." See More
Ethan R. said, "...Grand Canyon, I have never visited so I don't have any advice. But I do highly recommend Zion Canyon and the Hoover Dam! They are truly incredible. Red Rock is also very nice, but it's not as great as Zion in..." See More
Lisa S. said, "...friends say their parents took them as kids and they didn't appreciate it. Wish I had had the time to see Hoover Dam. Have a meal at Tim's Place (website) in Alburquerque. Cadillac Ranch (website) just west of Amarillo is a..." See More
Emory M. said, "...South Rim was great! Roswell was not so exciting for the kiddos. Las Vegas...what were we thinking stopping there with kids?! Hoover Dam was pretty neat, and the kids liked it - especially our oldest. We are considering New Orleans currently for..." See More
2 mentions in 4 days in Vegas (Things to do other than the strip!)
Chris K. said, "...If you're going to see areas outside the strip like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area or Hoover Dam then renting a car is essential. If you're just hopping from casino to casino most people prefer cabs. I sometimes rent a car..." See More
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