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A Guide to 3 Action-Packed Days in Las Vegas

The Go Las Vegas Card allows travelers to save money and get the most out of Las Vegas.

Roll through Vegas like a VIP with this three-day epic itinerary. You will experience the best that the city has to offer including a trip to Hoover Dam and a private flight over Las Vegas in a helicopter. This entertaining, adrenaline-filled adventure is packed with a variety of attractions fit for a rock star.

Observation Wheel at the Linq
Observation Wheel at the Linq (Courtesy Smart Destinations)

Day One

Start your trip with the Big Bus Hop on Hop off Tour to get acquainted with Sin City. Along with being a convenient way to get around Las Vegas, each bus has a private guide that curates your journey and entertains you with fun, quirky facts about Las Vegas that only insiders know.

First take the Red Line and Get off at Stop 5, and stroll over to Madame Tussauds. Get lost in the life-like world of your favorite celebrities and rock stars as wax figures. Step on the red carpet and have your photo taken with Lady Gaga, Will Smith and relieve a crazy night with Bradley Cooper in "The Hangover." After all those paparazzi photos it’s time to eat.

Jump back on the Big Bus and get off at Stop 1. Walk to Planet Hollywood for a big Hollywood-style lunch before heading over to the High Roller Observation Wheel located at Stop 12. Feel like a big spender on the High Roller when you grab a drink and take a ride on the world’s tallest observation wheel soaring 550 feet in the sky. Enjoy the 30-minute ride with epic, 360-degree views of Las Vegas and the dramatic landscapes surrounding the city.

Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. in Las Vegas
Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. (Courtesy Smart Destinations)

Head to The Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N., a 10-minute walk from Planet Hollywood. Immerse yourself in “The Avengers Scientific Training” and “Tactical Intelligence Operative Network” to train as an agent of S.T.A.T.I.O.N. In this interactive attraction, you’ll have access to the Avengers equipment like Captain America’s uniform and shield; Bruce Banner’s laboratory; Hawkeye and Black Widow weapons; and much more.

A trip to Vegas in not complete without seeing VEGAS! THE SHOW. Take the Big Bus back to Stop 1 at Planet Hollywood and go on a musical journey with VEGAS! THE SHOW. Experience the magnificent history of Las Vegas and the glamorous stars that brought the city to life. See Las Vegas’s most extravagant entertainers come to life, including Elvis, the Rat Pack, Tom Jones along with a cast of 40 singers, dancers, showgirls and a live big band orchestra.

End your night with the mesmerizing view of Las Vegas. See the twinkling lights and endless views of the desert at the Stratosphere Observation Deck.

Mob museum in Las Vegas
Mob Museum (Courtesy Smart Destinations)

Day Two

Although it might seem close to impossible to top your first day in Las Vegas, your second day will be filled with even more amazing attractions.

Start your morning off with a trip down Las Vegas’ notorious memory lane at the Mob Museum. Learn about the fascinating history of the city’s underground crime world and the police who diligently tried to control the insanity created by the mob. This interactive museum takes you deep into the unbelievable world created by mobsters and criminals. After all that crime, shake it up at the Nathan Burton Comedy Magic show at Planet Hollywood.

After the show, head over to Señor Frogs for Happy Hour where you’ll get your choice of unlimited drinks for a full hour of open bar, a souvenir glass to commemorate your visit to Señor Frogs in Las Vegas, priority seating to avoid the crowds and 20 percent off all food purchases.

It’s time to walk off some of those margaritas and chips, so head the Paris Hotel and get lost in the iconic street of the City of Lights. Strike a pose at some of the most recognizable location in Paris including The Arc de Triomphe, the Paris Opera House and the Louvre. Then, ride the glass elevator 460-feet up the Eiffel Tower observation deck for 360-degree city views.

Keep the excitement going and go see V-The ultimate Variety Show. The show consistently wins awards for “Best Variety Show” in Las Vegas and is a must-see when in town.

Helicopter over the Las Vegas Observation Wheel
Tour Las Vegas by helicopter. (Courtesy Smart Destinations)

Day Three

Make the most of your final day in Las Vegas with a trip to the Hoover Dam. Get picked up at your hotel for an entertaining and informative tour of the “greatest dam ever built.” You’ll be back in the city by 3 pm, so that gives you plenty of time to enjoy more Las Vegas attractions.

Head over to Gene Woods Racing Experience where you’ll be strapped into your own racing go-cart and reaching adrenaline-inducing speeds. After zooming past your friends head to The Mentalist. Recently nominated “Best Magician in Las Vegas” and voted “World’s Best Entertainer” in his field, The Mentalist will leave you questioning what is real and what is magic.

End your Las Vegas adventure with the pièce de résistance, an exhilarating Helicopter Night Flight tour of Las Vegas. Get your camera ready for some of the most jaw-dropping photos you will ever take.

Go Las Vegas Card All-Inclusive Pass

With just one card, you get access to more than 27 of Las Vegas’s top attractions. Just like a rock star, you can bypass the ticket lines because your entry into the attractions is covered. Along with avoiding the lines, you save up to 55 percent off with your pre-purchased “Go Card.” The best part is your card is instantly delivered to your phone. Download the free “Go City Card” app onto your phone or print out your card. Once you do that, your VIP status is set. More information or to Book Now.

*Without the Go Las Vegas Card All-Inclusive, this epic adventure would cost you over $820 per person but with the card it is only $239 per adult and $229 per child, ages 3-12.