Even the most conservative adventure seekers like to throttle up every once in a while, and Las Vegas is the place to do it best. The destination’s daring and exhilarating high-octane adventures re-define “extreme.”
These not-to-miss attractions embody the ultimate in adventure. We double dare you to try them all.
1. Sky Combat Ace
Have you ever dreamed of being a fighter pilot? Under the supervision of a real fighter pilot, you can live out your fantasy of engaging in a dogfight, pulling Gs and performing aerobatic stunts like a pro while you take control of a plane.
Sky Combat Ace takes joy ride to a whole new level in this truly unique aviation experience. Best part? You don’t need experience – just some grit and a sense of adventure!
2. Slotzilla Ziplining
Quicken your pulse and rock your world with SlotZilla at Fremont Street Experience, a 12-story, slot machine-inspired zipline attraction. SlotZilla offers two ways to fly, the lower “Zipline” at 77 feet and the upper “Zoomline” at 114 feet for an unparalleled viewing of Downtown Las Vegas.
Rev. Race. Repeat. Choose from some of the world’s most exclusive cars and experience the thrill of driving an exotic supercar on the longest and fastest racetrack in Las Vegas. Release your inner Mario Andretti at SPEEDVEGAS, an award-winning track engineered to create a world-class driving experience.
4. Zero Gravity Adventure
You don’t have to board a rocket to the International Space Station when there is an adventure that lets you unleash your inner astronaut right here in Las Vegas!
Reserve a spot on G-Force One, a modified Boeing 727 where passengers experience parabolic manoeuvres offering 20-30 second intervals of weightlessness. ZERO-G commercial weightless flights is unlike anything you have experienced. And yes, you WILL feel like Col Hadfield.
5. Stratosphere Thrill Rides
The Stratosphere Tower is an icon in the sky. Home to Sky Jump, which holds the Guinness World Record for the highest controlled descent at an impressive 829 feet, the Stratosphere’s thrill rides are the highest in the United States. Taking you 1,149 feet above the Las Vegas skyline, Big Shot, Insanity and X-Scream are not for the faint of heart. But if you chicken out, the impressive 360-degree view from inside the tower is almost as exciting.
Scream, Shout… Stratosphere.
6. Sundance Heli & Horsepower Experiences
The urban adventurer will enjoy a state-of-the-art helicopter ride over historic Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area and Mojave Desert before landing on a private bluff inside the Grand Canyon. Sundance Helicopters has partnered with Exotic Driving Experiences for the Sundance Heli & Horsepower Experiences tour to ensure your adventure doesn’t end after you experience one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. After flying over the Las Vegas Strip you’ll head over to Exotic Driving Experiences where you will choose from a variety of luxury exotic or testosterone-fueled muscle cars before putting pedal to metal around Lake Mead National Recreation Area for an outdoor adventure of a lifetime.
7. Indoor Skydiving
For the ultimate sky-high, Vegas Indoor Skydiving offers the thrilling sensation of skydiving, without a parachute or airplane! A 1000 horsepower motor keeps you floating, flying and free falling through the air in America’s original indoor skydiving facility.
8. Land Sailing
Tap into adventure mode and experience Las Vegas Land Sailing Tour, a unique and invigorating once in a lifetime activity where you can ride across the desert sands at soaring speeds while guiding your craft through impressive landscapes. Land Sailing from DeTour Vegas is a truly unforgettable experience.
9. Valley of Fire Off Road ATV Tour
Voted “Best ATV Tour in Las Vegas” for the past nine years, Valley of Fire is one of the top off-road riding areas in the United States. This wonder of nature can only be described as breathtaking with its vibrant Aztec sandstone formations. The Valley of Fire Off Road ATV Tour from Sun Buggy Fun Rentals is a legendary exploration of the most picturesque and photo worthy parts of the iconic Valley of Fire.
10. Flyboard Las Vegas
Don’t let gravity bring you down. Test your limits at the ultimate watersport with a Flyboard or Jetpack session. At Flyboard Las Vegas you can take flight up to 49 feet (15 meters) in the air for an epic aquatic adventure.