It's time for a new blog from our blog series: Everything about Las Vegas: "The city that never sleeps"! In previous editions you could read various practical tips about gambling in Las Vegas, a bit of history about the city, the various activities that can be done there, fun and original tips and tricks about the hotels and restaurants in this city but also about world-famous DJs and spectacular shows in Vegas. When you think of Las Vegas, you may not only immediately think of partying, enjoying yourself and taking a gamble, but perhaps also quicker about the considerable money box that you have to take to do fun things in Las Vegas. Las Vegas is not exactly a cheap destination, you can undertake everything, but most things cost quite a bit of money. But a city trip to Las Vegas doesn't have to be expensive if you know what you can do with a low budget. You can of course make it as expensive as you want. If you set a certain gambling budget every day, you can do enough other things that don't have to cost a lot of money. There are even plenty of fun things to do that are completely free. What nice free things to do in Las Vegas we share with you in this blog. Do you read along?
Free things to do in Las Vegas: Enjoy the Bellagio Fountains
One of the most famous sights of Las Vegas is surely the Bellagio fountain. A show of fountains that you will never forget if you have seen them in real life. It is an amazing show with water, music and lights where you will really be overwhelmed. The water is sprayed about 140 meters into the air with an impressive light show and famous songs from, among others: Celine Dion, Michael Jackson but also "our" world-famous DJ Tiesto. The shows take place every 15 to 30 minutes every day. Did you know that for a dizzying amount of $ 25,000 you can choose the song yourself and press the button to start the fountain?
Free things to do in Las Vegas: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
As a true (rock) music lover you cannot skip a visit to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. In this hotel you will be taken back to the history of music. For example, they have various clothing items and plates from, for example, Madonna, but also from the phenomenal superstar Prince. In addition to having a special collection of instruments that you can view, you can also hear delicious rock classics throughout the entire hotel. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino can be found on the Strip.
Free things to do in Las Vegas: Visit the Circus Show
Cirque du Soleil is an amazing show, as described in one of our other blogs about Las Vegas. And a visit also comes with a price tag. A cheaper alternative to visit a cool circus show in Las Vegas is to visit the show at the Circus Circus Hotel & Casino. This hotel offers the coolest shows every day, including clowns, magicians, chord dancers, trapeze artists and more! And the great thing about it is that you can view it completely free of charge. You can view the schedule of the shows via the Circus Circus Hotel and Casino. It is really a spectacular circus show, definitely recommended!
Free things to do in Las Vegas: Pass by the Flamingo Hotel
If you want to escape from the hustle and bustle of Las Vegas city and you are an animal lover, then a visit to The Flamingo Wildlife Habitat is definitely worth it. It is an amazingly beautiful hotel with a beautiful garden in which not only the most beautiful flamingos can be admired, but also other very beautiful birds. They are open daily and every day you can take a look for free in the beautiful garden with the most beautiful animals, which you can admire up close. What's even better is that there are two moments every day where you can see how the pelicans are fed. This is at 8.30 in the morning and at 2 in the afternoon. Definitely worth a visit here.
Free things to do in Las Vegas: Volcano eruption
In the middle of the strip of Las Vegas, for one of the most expensive hotels in Las Vegas: The Mirage, you can see a special attraction. Totally free! Every evening you can see how an (artificial) volcano erupts. This is done through water and fire. The lava is shot about 4 meters into the air and it is almost indistinguishable from the real thing. The great music effects make the show complete. Every evening you can admire this show at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. and at the weekend an extra show is scheduled at 9 p.m.
Free things to do in Las Vegas: Experience the Fremont Street Experience
The Fremont Street Experience is one of the best free attractions in Las Vegas and is located in Downtown Las Vegas. On a 460 meter long and 27 meter high LED screen, a great animation show is played every day between 7 pm and midnight. Think of the most famous songs of the moment in combination with a great light show. This is really something you must see when visiting Las Vegas.
Free things to do in Las Vegas: Take a look at the hotels.
In Las Vegas you have the most spectacular hotels in the world. The one is even bigger than the other. You can do anything there. Of course there are casinos in the hotel, you can have a delicious meal at one of the restaurants, often there are also delicious pancakes or other sweets available. A swimming pool is actually indispensable in the hotel, certainly because it can be quite hot in Las Vegas. The coolest (sometimes free) shows can be admired in the hotels. But as if this is not enough, even some hotels have a roller coaster on the roof. The hotel The Venetian is definitely recommended to walk through. If you want to imagine yourself somewhere else then you've come to the right place. It is really true whether you walk in Italy. You can even see the gondola boats sailing in the hotel. The decor that has been recreated makes it seem like you are walking in the romantic streets of Venice. Walking through this hotel is free and a true experience. But we also recommend a visit to the other hotels!