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Las Vegas is best for...

Party Animals:

Dance ‘til dawn at a trendy club, then start all over again at a pool party.


Vegas ‘Strip’ Helicopter Flight. If you want to see the real sparkle of Las Vegas then it has to be from above.

Scenery lovers:

Experience the wondrous beauty of the Grand Canyon on the West Rim Bus Tour.

Fast facts

Language: The language spoken in Las Vegas is English.

Currency: The currency used in Las Vegas is the American Dollar ($).

Local time: Las Vegas is 8 hours behind GMT/UK time (7 hours during the summer).

Fly to: The main airport near Las Vegas is McCarran International Airport (LAS) which is 8km south of downtown Las Vegas.

Flight time from UK: 10-11 hours

Tourist Information: Further Las Vegas tourist information can be found here.

Visa & Health: Before you travel, click here for recommendations and advice on visas and health for your holiday to Las Vegas.

Weather & Climate

Temperature: Summer can be extreme, with average temperatures of 41 °C in July.

Best time to visit Las Vegas: During the spring when temperatures sit between the mid-20s and early 30s (°C).

Las Vegas weather is hot, dry and sunny for most of the year. Winters are usually pleasantly warm. Travel in November if you want to see Vegas at its quietest.

Getting Around

On foot: Walking is a great way to soak up the atmosphere of the Strip, but it can be tiring so remember to carry a bottle of water at all times.

By monorail: The monorail is a fun way to get around some of the Strip’s main attractions. Running every day until the small hours, it makes seven stops between Sahara Avenue and the MGM Grand.

By shuttle bus: You’ll find that a number of hotels run shuttle buses to various Vegas attractions. For a real taste of extravagance, hire a limo for the evening.


Electronic music:In June, the Electric Daisy Carnival comes to the Las Vegas Speedway. The biggest electronic music festival in the world, it attracts superstar DJs like Tiesto, Armin van Buuren and David Guetta.

Fourth of July: American Independence Day on the fourth of July is always a huge party in Las Vegas. Hotels compete to hold the biggest and best fireworks display, so find a great spot and watch the sky come alive in a flurry of red, white and blue.

New Year: For the ultimate party, don’t miss New Year’s Eve. Thousands of revellers from across the world descend on the Strip and fill up the city’s clubs, bars and casinos.

Holidays in Las Vegas

Summer 2015 Las Vegas Holidays Welcome to Las Vegas Sign Las Vegas Nightlife Casinos in Las Vegas Grand Canyon

Over-the-top, round-the-clock, bright and glitzy... the real heart of the city is the stretch better known as the Strip. A playground for the rich and famous, the hotels have their own shopping arcades, restaurants and casinos. For a glimpse of old Vegas, head downtown for chic cocktail bars and trendy nightclubs. And when it’s time for something completely different, drive out into the desert for the awe-inspiring natural beauty of the Grand Canyon.

Prices start from £758


Room Only

Room Only Las Vegas Holidays

Room only holidays in Las Vegas let you enjoy the legendary Strip and fantastic entertainment without worrying about set meal times. Dine out in one of Vegas' themed restaurants before exploring the Strip.

Recommended offers in Las Vegas

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