Las Vegas is one of the most popular cities in the world with its bright lights, amazing atmosphere and exciting entertainment. Some people think that Las Vegas is just about gambling and its huge casinos but it is far from that. It has famous sites, history and world class entertainment. You have to visit Las Vegas to appreciate how amazing the city actually really is. If you want to take in the famous and amazing sights of Vegas why not take it to another level with a helicopter ride. Trust me you will not be disappointed while capturing some amazing photos to take home from your memorable experience in Las Vegas. Some of the top helicopter tours in Las Vegas are:
Grand Canyon Tour from South Rim
This is a thrilling trip which takes approximately 45 minutes taking you over the North and South Rims of the Grand Canyon. The views from the air are jaw-dropping taking in the famous sights of Marble Canyon, Point Imperial, National Forest, Kaibab and the Dragon Corridor.
Wine experience tour by helicopter
There are companies operating this tour where you get picked up by limousine to visit one of the best wineries in the region. You will leave your hotel early in the morning and are taken to Sundance terminal where your helicopter will be waiting for you. While you are flying over Las Vegas You will see the beautiful views of Mount Charleston Peak and Red Rock conservation are before you land at the famous Pahrump valley winery. Here you will experience some fine wine tasting and have a tasty meal. After you will fly back over the Spring Mountains and will be arriving into Vegas as it is getting dark taking in the beautiful lights of the strip as they are being turned on.
Las Vegas Strip (fly by night)
There is no other place in the world that lights up like Las Vegas at night. To take in these amazing sites a helicopter tour is definitely a must for this experience. You will fly over the strip taking in the incredible views of the casinos, resorts and also the Las Vegas Strip.
Grand Canyon Skywalk Tour
This tour is not for the faint-hearted but it is one of the most popular tours in Vegas. You will be taken to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon where you will have access to the Skywalk. The Skywalk is a glass bridge which extends out over the floor of the Grand Canyon and over thousands of feet above the river of Colorado. Make sure to bring your camera to capture this amazing experience. It’s a once in a lifetime photo that you may never get to take again.
Vegas Strip and Hoover Dam
Take a twilight helicopter trip over the Las Vegas Strip and get a bird’s eye view of the neon lights. Fly over Lake Mead and Hoover Dam over the desert while the sun is setting and after fly across the strip for amazing views of the city, taking in the Bellagio Fountains and many more.