From controlling the fountain of the Bellagio to firing a machine gun from a helicopter – Here are the extravagant activities the rich and the famous splurge on in Las Vegas


From some of the world’s most extravagant casinos to luxurious hotels with bell boys on every door and royal red carpets lining the stairs, Vegas is the epitome of a luxury vacation. For the luxe traveler, there’s no shortage of things to do and a variety of thrill-seeking experiences on hand to ensure you have an unforgettable vacation.

Whether you’re looking to follow in the footsteps of Celine Dion with a stay at the luxuries properties in the Lake Las Vegas area or in the heart of the party on the main strip where there’s a variety of luxurious hotels and resorts to choose from, there’s plenty of choices. On the other hand, if you’re looking for an under-the-radar trip, Vegas features some of the most exclusive gated community residences where you can wind down and enjoy all that Nevada has to offer.

Let’s take a look at some of the most thrilling activities on offer in Vegas.


A driving experience at SpeedVegas
For those seeking an adrenaline rush experience that won’t be forgotten in a while, SpeedVegas will be a memorable day. With the most exclusive collection of exotic cars, including the Porsche 911 GT3 RS Gen 2, Ferrari 488, Lamborghini Hurácan, Model 3 Tesla, and Corvette C8 V51, to name a few, guests can secure a 60-hour driving experience around the Formula 1 inspired race track.

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If the luxury car experience isn’t enough, there is also the option of a Drive and Fly package where guests can also benefit from a nighttime fly over the Vegas strip in an exclusive Maverick helicopter. The package includes 5 laps, the helicopter night tour, and exclusive access to the pit area.


Mandalay Bay Spa Break
If you’re looking to stay in the center of all the action on the Vegas Strip, the luxury 24 story Mandalay Bay resort is the perfect place to go after a day packed full of adventures. Amenities include a world-famous aquatic playground, a lazy river, wave pool, and private cabanas, a shark reef aquarium, and a 30,000 square foot spa.


Play poker at the Aria
The Aria is widely regarded as one of the finest poker rooms in Vegas. It attracts plenty of high-rollers, ensuring players need to have deep pockets if they’re going to get involved.

They play host to numerous daily and weekly events, with 24 tables that can cater to any demand. Aria hosts World Poker Tour events, welcoming some of the most famous faces in the game to their tables, including Phil Helmuth, who they sponsor.

You can even chill by the pool in the summer if you need to unwind; their cocktails are also unrivaled.

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The red button experience at The Hyde, Bellagio
In Downtown Vegas, the Hyde Bellagio is an exclusive club inside the Bellagio hotel, offering the best nightlife and one of the most exclusive views of the grand fountain. Yet if a night out at Hyde Bellagio isn’t quite enough excitement, there’s a VIP experience on offer for a cool quarter of a million dollars where you can get a little more up close and personal with the fountain.

The experience offers lucky guests an exclusive booth on a waterfront patio, complete with a 30-liter bottle of Ace of Spades and a mysterious gold plated box. The gold-plated box holds the key to the controls of the fountain, where guests can pick a song of their choosing and then push the red button to see the fountain light up and play to their selected music. It could be ideally timed for a grand occasion like popping the big question too.

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Heli Yoga
If you’re looking to take your morning yoga class to the next level, why not try a private yoga session in a remote setting that’s only reachable by helicopter. Maverick Helicopters provide an exclusive 2 and a half hour tour through the Valley of Fire State Park. The ride starts with breathtaking views of the Las Vegas Strip before ascending into the sky as you head for the remote valley, where you’ll enjoy a champagne toast and your exclusive yoga class.

Take in the breathtaking scenery as you lay your yoga mat across the rare, fire-red rocks of the park. It’s an experience you won’t forget in a hurry.

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Machine Gun Helicopters
Always fancied about living the life of your favorite action movie hero? Well, with Machine Gun Helicopters, that’s all possible. Leave behind civilian life for a while as you get behind a fixed M249 saw belt-fed machine gun and experience what it’s like to be a military door gunner. What’s more, guests can go all out with an exclusive pick up from the Vegas strip, almost at the very doors of your hotel.

The adventure will have you wishing to be a real-life Navy Seal as your adrenaline pumps wild.

Vegas has some of the best lux experiences on offer as one of the world’s most exclusive tourist destinations. Whether you’re looking to kick back, take it easy and remain under the radar, all go all out with helicopter rides, 30-liter champagne bottles, and exclusive yoga lessons in the Valley of Fire, there’s nothing quite like a vacation in Las Vegas.