Imagine: You just got married in the Wedding Capital of the World, and it’s time to celebrate. Whether you opt for intimate, romantic moments or you’re more of an adventure seeker, here are 10 experiences to consider after you get married.
1. Visit the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign.
If you don’t get a picture together in your wedding finest in front of one of the most famous signs on earth, did you even get married?
2. Relax with a couple’s spa treatment.
After all the planning, enjoy some down time together with a soothing treatment or massage. Bask in relaxation with the dedicated Couples Retreat service at the Canyon Ranch Spa + Fitness at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas or book a Spa or Sahra Suite for the two of you at the Sahra Spa, Salon & Hammam at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
3. Enjoy fine dining done right.
Celebrate your love with a special dinner at one of the world-class restaurants throughout Vegas, sure to please the most discerning palates. Take in the stunning Las Vegas skyline at the top of the glass-enclosed Eiffel Tower Restaurant at Paris Las Vegas or enjoy dinner and a show at Lakeside at Wynn Las Vegas overlooking the ethereal Lake of Dreams, to name a few places.
4. Watch water dance.
Hands down one of the most romantic spots in all of Vegas, the Fountains of Bellagio show is a must see. Experience the show every 30 minutes from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, and every 15 minutes from 8 p.m. to midnight. On weekends and holidays, the fountains display their magic every 30 minutes from noon to 8 p.m., and every 15 minutes from 8 p.m. to midnight. Come and see more than a thousand fountains light up the night and dance to a wide range of music. The whimsical atmosphere is guaranteed to make you sway along with your love.
5. Get your heart racing with thrilling attractions.
As if getting married wasn’t thrilling enough, attractions throughout the destination — thrill rides at The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod; the High Roller Observation Wheel; FLY LINQ Zipline at The LINQ Promenade + Experience; SlotZilla Zipline at Fremont Street Experience; The Big Apple Coaster at New York-New York Hotel & Casino; and more — are sure to get your blood pumping.
6. Ride a gondola.
When in Rome, er, Venice, take a private gondola ride for two along the indoor canals of The Venetian Resort. Cozy up while you glide under bridges and balconies, and float by the remarkably modeled landmarks of Venice.
7. Immerse yourself in Vegas past and present.
Go vintage Vegas at The Neon Museum, dedicated to preserving iconic Las Vegas signs founded in 1996. The collection includes more than 200 neon giants on its lot dubbed the Neon Boneyard. Or go ultramodern at AREA15 and be mesmerized by the engaging activations and rides, monumental art installations, groundbreaking technology, funky retail boutiques, and bars and eateries. The photoworthy moments at both places create themselves.
8. Kick back at the pool.
The pools in Las Vegas are almost as endless as the lights. Spend some quality time together at the largest pool complex on the Strip at Resorts World Las Vegas. With seven unique pool experiences, including an 1,800-square-foot infinity pool with spectacular views of the Las Vegas Strip, it will be a day in paradise.
9. Go sky high.
Bring your wedded bliss to new heights with a helicopter tour over Las Vegas. Maverick Helicopters offers several tours over the Strip, as well packages that include restaurant tours. In addition to many Strip and surrounding-area packages, Skyline Helicopter Tours also offers a romantic sunset excursion. And Papillon Helicopters flies over the sparkling lights of the Strip and Downtown Las Vegas.
10. Catch a show.
With entertainment making its comeback, there’s no better time to catch a concert or show than after your Vegas marriage. From residencies and concerts from the world’s biggest stars such as Usher, Harry Styles, Celine Dion and Guns N’ Roses, to magic and comedy shows from well-known artists, your choices are endless. Free shows in Las Vegas are plentiful all week as well, particularly the Downtown Rocks Concert Series.
Now that you have a list of the many things to experience after your Las Vegas wedding, get out there and have some fun. Don’t forget to check out our deals once you’re ready to make plans.