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Las Vegas Itineraries

Planning a trip to Las Vegas? Our experienced travel editors break down the town so you can make the most of your stay. Let these itineraries be your guide, whether you're here for a weekend or a whole week.
  • Day 1
  • 1 Afternoon at hotel pool.  
  • 2 Buffet at Aria, known for designer desserts by Francois Payard. Walk if off afterwards on an exploration of CityCenter’s artwork.
  • 3 Check out the action at Haze, the new nightclub at Aria.
  • Day 2
  • 1 Late French toast breakfast at Mon Ami Gabi, a sidewalk bistro on the Strip attached to Paris. Tables overlook the Fountains at Bellagio.
  • 2 See Luxor attractions: Bodies … the Exhibition and Titanic … the Artifact Exhibition, and Mandalay Bay attraction, Shark Reef, all bundled into a $54 ticket.
  • 3 Enjoy the Village Seafood Buffet at the Rio, an amazing treat for seafood addicts.
  • 4 Play a few hands after dinner under the Show in the Sky that happens hourly.
  • 5 End with a cocktail in the tower at the Voodoo Lounge.  
  • Day 3
  • 1 Enjoy some Day Life. Try Wet Republic Ulttra Pool at MGM and watch a true day in Sin City unfold.  
  • 2 After-pool massage at the MGM Grand Spa, followed by dinner at L’Atelier de Robuchon followed by KA, by Cirque du Soleil. Aftershow nightcaps at Zuri, an elegant casino bar at MGM.
  • Day 4
  • 1 Take a ride to Lake Mead National Recreation Area, followed by a visit to the Techatticup Gold mine at Eldorado Canyon.  
  • 2 Then hit MonteLago Village at Lake Las Vegas for drinks and dinner.  
  • Day 5
  • 1 Power breakfast at Canyon Ranch Spa Café followed by browsing and shopping at the Canal Shoppes at the Venetian and the Shoppes at Palazzo.
  • 2 Go to Fashion Show across the street for more shopping and then lunch at Wichcraft.
  • 3 Head to the Forum Shops at Caesers for an entertaining shopping experience and catch the animated fountain shows, hourly, one in each wing. 
  • 4 Finish the shopping day with a breeze through the Miracle Mile.
  • 5 Step over to Planet Hollywood Resort for drinks at Koi and dinner at the Spice Market Buffet.
  • 6 Gamble in the Planet’s Pleasure Pit or check out Just Imagine—A Musical Tribute to John Lennon.  
  • Day 6
  • 1 Chocolate breakfast at Payard Patisserie Caesar’s Palace.
  • 2 Visit Red Rock Canyon Preserve for a short hike in the desert and then go to Bonnie Springs Ranch for a cowboy lunch.
  • 3 Head to Mount Charleston after lunch for hiking, meandering and sunset views and a drink at the Mt. Charleston Lodge.
  • 4 Dinner in Downtown Las Vegas at Hugo’s Cellar at the Four Queens followed by a walk through the action of Fremont Street and Fremont Street East Viva Vision and a breeze through the outdoor Neon Museum.
  • 5 Gold Diggers nightclub.
  • Day 7
  • 1 Last chance buys at Las Vegas Outlet Center and Town Square Las Vegas, both south of the Strip en route to McCarran International Airport and the I-15.


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