Las Vegas has long been touted as the entertainment capital of the world and millions of visitors each year are drawn to the glitz and glitter of the Las Vegas Strip and the Fremont Street Experience. However, the splendor of our desert beauty often draws the outdoor enthusiasts as much as the gambling with hiking at Mount Charleston and Red Rock Canyon and boating at Lake Mead, the world’s largest man-made lake.
To experience some of our unique local sites, you might enjoy a visit to Hoover Dam, historic Boulder City, Lake Las Vegas, and Lake Mead located just minutes from our property.
We will gladly assist you in planning your next trip to the Las Vegas/Henderson area. For detailed descriptions of what you might see and do while you are here, click on Local Attractions or Outdoor/Leisure activities. Or, give us a call before you come and we’ll make some recommendations based on the length of your stay and your personal interests.
Whether you are coming for a weekend or an extended stay, consider a well-rounded experience with a few of these popular sample itineraries.
Devote a morning of your weekend and drive a few miles up the street to historic Boulder City and then on to Hoover Dam, constructed to create the waterways of Lake Mead. You will only give up a few hours out of your day for non-gaming and other Strip activities to experience some of the splendor that awaits you just beyond Henderson.
Many people are not aware of the many attractions located within minutes of the Las Vegas Strip. If you’re adventurous and willing to devote a portion of your days for enjoying some of Las Vegas incredible outdoor activities, you can hike at the higher elevations of Mount Charleston or scale red rocks and follow hidden streams in the canyons of Red Rock. Either of these one-day activities would easily fit into your 3-4 day itinerary without detracting from the glitz and glamour of your visit to the entertainment capital of the world.
You can truly experience the majestic beauty of the Las Vegas and Henderson area if you stay for a week. Divide your days to include leisurely days by our pool soaking up the rays, visits to our many local attractions and experience hiking and water sports within minutes of our front door. All without detracting from the shows, concerts, and fun-filled activities that you can enjoy on the Strip and at the Fremont Street experience. All it takes is a little planning and some advice from the many resources available here on our site. You decide on the mix of activities based on your personal preferences and we will make sure you do not miss anything you might want to consider. In addition, do not forget, our friendly staff is here to assist you with recommendations.