At­trac­tions & Tours

Where Las Vegas - - ATTRACTIONS + TOURS -

NEW ADRENALINE RUSH SLING­SHOT RENTALS— Cruise the Strip in com­fort or ex­plore the val­ley’s desert ter­rain in a ve­hi­cle that gives you a dif­fer­ent per­spec­tive–the Sling­shot. No helmet or mo­tor­cy­cle li­cense is re­quired. Hourly or daily rentals are avail­able. 3111 S Val­ley View Blvd., 702.277.0998.

ADVENTUREDOME— Get your thrills on more than 25 rides at this five-acre, in­door amuse­ment park. Hours vary by sea­son; call for up­dated info. Best value is the all-day ride pass, reg­u­lar pass $31.95 for adults, $17.95 ju­nior pass. Cir­cus Cir­cus, 702.794.3939.

NEW AXE MON­KEYS— Learn how to throw axes and have a good time at one of the 23 in­door axe throw­ing lanes at Axe Mon­keys. Train­ers en­sure safety. Guests sling axes into pine wood, and can even join a throw­ing league. 3525 E. Post Road, 866.293.6665.

AT­LANTIS AQUAR­IUM— A 50,000-gal­lon salt­wa­ter aquar­ium is home to more than 1,000 species of ocean life, in­clud­ing trop­i­cal puf­fers, floun­ders and sharks. An­i­mal life is fed daily; call for cur­rent sched­ule and to in­quire about tours of the aquar­ium’s fa­cil­i­ties. Free. Fo­rum Shops at Cae­sars, 702.731.7110.

BAT­TLE BLAST LASER TAG— This laser-tag arena re­sem­bles a war-torn city street with two-story build­ings. M-Th, noon-10 pm; F, noon-mid­night; Sa, 10 am-mid­night; Su, 10 am-8 pm. Call for prices and spe­cials. 8125 W. Sa­hara Suite #200, 702.228.0951.

BAT­TLE­FIELD VE­GAS— A five-acre, mil­i­tary-style com­plex at which guests can shoot the largest col­lec­tion of do­mes­tic and for­eign weapons avail­able for pub­lic use in the United States. Open daily from 8:30 am-7:30 pm. 2771 In­dus­trial Rd., 702.566.1000.

BEL­LA­GIO FOUN­TAINS— Ser­pen­tine streams of wa­ter blast 245 feet in the air and are set to mu­sic. Week­days: ev­ery 30 min­utes be­tween 3-8 pm; ev­ery 15 min­utes from 8 pm-mid­night. Starts at noon on week­ends. Bel­la­gio, 702.693.7111.

BIG SHOT— Launch 160 feet to the tallest point in the city, the Strato­sphere “nee­dle,” and freefall back to the plat­form. Su-Th, 10 am-1 am; F-Sa, 10 am-2 am. $39.95 as part of the all-day ride pack­age. Strato­sphere, 702.383.5210.

CASA DE SHENAN­DOAH— The iconic es­tate of Mr. Las Ve­gas, Wayne New­ton. Get a glimpse into the life of the leg­endary singer dur­ing a tour of the prop­erty he’s called home for more than four decades. M-Sa; tours be­gin at 9:30 am and end at 5:30 pm. $35.

COCA- COLA STORE— All things Coca-Cola, from ap­parel and col­lectibles to home dé­cor and travel gear. Open daily from 10 am-11 pm. Free en­try; prod­ucts vary in price. 3785 Las Ve­gas Blvd. S., 702.270.5900.

COM­BAT ZONE PAINT­BALL— The largest paint­ball field in Las Ve­gas is known for its Zom­bie Apoca­lypse Ex­pe­ri­ence. Paint­ball hours: F, 11 am- 4 pm; Sa-Su, 9 am-5 pm. Zom­bie Apoca­lypse Ex­pe­ri­ence: F-Sa, 8 & 10:30 pm; reser­va­tions re­quired. 13011 Las Ve­gas Blvd. S., 702.388.9663.

CSI: THE EX­PE­RI­ENCE— Test your in­ner crime solver at the block­buster in­ter­ac­tive ex­hibit based on the hit TV show, CSI. In­cludes state-of-the-art foren­sic equip­ment and in­ter­ac­tive dis­plays: sur­vey the crime scene, gather the evidence, solve the case! Open 9 am-9 pm daily; last ad­mis­sion at 8 pm. $28 adults, $21 chil­dren (4-11). MGM Grand, 702.891.8111.

DESPERADO— One of the val­ley’s most wicked roller coast­ers, which lifts through the roof of the casino, drops through a tun­nel at speeds of 90 MPH, then goes into a sec­ond drop—a 155-foot-tall spi­ral. Must be at least 48 inches tall. $10, or $30 for an all­day wrist­band. Su-Th, noon-7:30 pm; F-Sa, noon9:30 pm. Buf­falo Bill’s in Primm, 702.386.7867.

DIG THIS— Build huge mounds and push gi­gan­tic tires in a bull­dozer or play “bucket bas­ket­ball” in an ex­ca­va­tor—the choice is yours, you can play on these big toys all day if you wish. Call for more in­for­ma­tion. 3012 S. Rancho Drive, 702.222.4344.

DIS­COUNT FIREARMS AND AMMO— Of­fers more hand­guns in a sin­gle show­case than many shops dis­play in their en­tire store. Hun­dreds and hun­dreds of hand­guns, ri­fles and shot­guns— Nevada’s largest se­lec­tion. There’s also more than one mil­lion rounds of ammo in stock at all times. Store open M-Sa, 9 am-7 pm; Su, 11 am-5 pm. 3084 S. High­land Drive, 702.567.1158.

DOL­PHIN TRAINER FOR A DAY— Learn how to care for, feed and play with the Mirage’s fam­ily of At­lantic bot­tlenose dol­phins. The day starts at 9:45 am and ends at 4 pm; a pri­vate pool­side lunch is in­cluded in the pack­age. Call for avail­abil­ity. Mirage, 702.792.7889.

DREAM CARS OF LAS VE­GAS— Of­fers one of the most di­verse fleet of ex­otic cars in Las Ve­gas— As­ton Martins, Bent­leys, Fer­raris, Lam­borgh­i­nis, Maser­atis and McLarens among them. In­cludes com­pli­men­tary pick-up and drop-offs to cus­tomers any­where in Las Ve­gas. 877.707.8342.

DREAM RAC­ING— Get be­hind the wheel of a real Fer­rari in this all-inclusive ex­pe­ri­ence that shows you what it feels like to be a race car driver. Call for avail­able dates and prices. Las Ve­gas Mo­tor Speedway, 702.605.3000.

EIF­FEL TOWER EX­PE­RI­ENCE— Travel 460 feet above the Strip to the top of this half-scale replica and en­joy a panoramic view. Day­time pric­ing: M-F, 9:30 am-7:15 pm, adult $14, child $10. Evening pric­ing: M-F, 7:30 pm-12:30 am & Sa-Su, 7:30 pm-1 am, adult $19, child $14. Paris Las Ve­gas, 702.946.7000.

ETHEL M CHOCO­LATE FAC­TORY AND BOTAN­I­CAL

CAC­TUS GAR­DEN TOUR— Watch how this fine choco­late is made, and sam­ple some at the end of the tour. When you’ve fin­ished, dis­cover a 2.5-acre, arid land­scape with more than 350 species of cac­tus, suc­cu­lents and desert plants from the South­west and other deserts of the world. Su-Sa, 8 am-8 pm. Free. 2 Cac­tus Gar­den Drive, 702.435.2655.

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