Take a seat to Vegas with WestJet

What happens when your seat with WestJet becomes the ultimate seat somewhere in Las Vegas? Earlier this year, #WestJetSeatCity had the pleasure of showing a few lucky guests around Las Vegas, and now it’s your turn. Take a peek below to see some of the experiences you can do if you’re looking to add a few spectacular experiences into the mix during your next visit to the  Las Vegas area.

Hyde Bellagio Nightclub

You can’t take a trip to Las Vegas without seeing the iconic Fountains of Bellagio’s soaring aquatic show. Featuring perfectly synchronized music and lights, it’s an iconic piece of Vegas and now with Hyde Nightclub, your experience can be ridiculously upgraded. Hyde is a spectacular indoor-outdoor nightlife venue, with a first-class viewpoint to watch the fountains in action.

KÁ by Cirque du Soleil® at MGM Grand

Experience a gravity-defying performance of acrobatic combat at Cirque du Soleil’s KÁ. Featured at MGM Grand, this show is beyond your imagination and bound to leave you in awe. The masters in storytelling tell an epic tale of twins on a treacherous journey to fulfill their shared destiny. From mind-blowing acrobatics to martial arts like you’ve never experienced, this performance will keep you on the edge of your seat. So grab your tickets, expect the unimaginable, and prepare to be speechless.

UFC® Las Vegas

Come watch the world’s fastest growing sport at Las Vegas’s T-Mobile Arena. The Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) is a professional mixed martial arts organization, hosting the world’s largest MMA events every month. Their headquarters, Las Vegas, is home to their biggest and most dangerous fights. Grab your tickets and watch fighters come face-to-face in the Octagon as they compete to become the Ultimate Fighting Champion. And we assure you, there’s nothing more satisfying than hearing Bruce Buffer’s voice exclaim “It’s time!!!”

Le Rêve – The Dream at Wynn Las Vegas

Voted the “Best Production Show” in Las Vegas by the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association’s Choice Awards, Le Rêve is a show you don’t want to miss! Immerse yourself in a thrilling acrobatic fantasy world where aquatics meet the stage. From the panoramic stage, to the music, to the performers, every aspect of this performance comes together seamlessly to keep you on the edge of your seat. Prepare to have a multi-sensory overload and get your tickets now.

TopGolf Las Vegas

What do you get when you combine a four-story driving range, restaurants, sports and swimming pools? You get TopGolf, an off-the-strip experience not to be missed, even if you’re not a golfer. Take in the epic view and golf your heart out while sipping on cocktails and munching on your favourite bar snacks. TopGolf has 107 climate-controlled hitting bays for you to show off your skills. And if you aren’t interested in golf, you can always relax at the pools and soak up some sun. The pools are surrounded by cabanas, televisions, a pool bar and a massive twenty-eight foot HD video wall. It’s a great spot to watch your favourite sports game while still getting a full Vegas experience.

view from Top Golf tees in Las Vegas at sunset

Top Golf, Las Vegas. Photo credit: @tararichard91 on Instagram

SunBuggy Fun Rentals

Outside the Vegas strip you’ll find a rugged and beautiful desert landscape waiting to be explored, so why not do it on an ATV or Dune Buggy? SunBuggy offers off-road experiences for a variety of comfort zones with their top-class all-terrain vehicles. Drive like you’ve always wanted to on 15,000 acres of wild desert and view the strip from the top of the dunes. Chase, tour and explore while creating a unique memory that will last a lifetime. It’s time to escape the city because you’re bound to find something that’s just your speed at SunBuggy!

SpeedVegas

It’s not every day that you can have the road to yourself in a Lamborghini, Ferrari or Porsche. Speed enthusiasts, this one’s for you. SpeedVegas brings your entire exotic car racing fantasies to life, without having to drop a fortune. Choose a car from their large fleet and get ready to enjoy the ride, no prior experience necessary. Family and friends can come along for the ride or watch from the viewing terraces. Just 10 minutes off the strip, this adrenaline-pumping experience is one you’ll never forget.

Lamborghini Gallardo speeding across the finish line at the Speed Vegas race track

Lamborghini Gallardo at Speed Vegas. Photo credit: @worldtraveladventurers on Instagram

Culinary experiences

When it comes to dining, Las Vegas does it just right. Here are some of our favourites:

  • Giada’s is an Italian food lover’s dream! By celebrity chef, Giada De Laurentiis, guests can dine while taking in breathtaking views of Caesars Palace and the Bellagio Fountains. Menu items include lemon spaghetti and Marsala herb chicken meatballs, and on weekends they do brunch too!
  • Momofuku takes influence from the United States, Korea and Japan, featuring dishes such as steamed buns, noodles, meat and seafood. Indulge in various plays on classics such as fried chicken and caviar and for desert, try the Milk Bar’s iconic cereal milk ice cream, compost cookies and crack pie.
  • Vic & Anthony’s Steakhouse is the place to enjoy fine steakhouse dining. Located in the Golden Nugget Hotel, the menu offers USDA Prime Midwest grain fed beef, a variety of savory appetizers and seafood. Guests can indulge while taking in the sophisticated surroundings and comfortable aura.

Check out VisitLasVegas.com for more culinary experiences.

Shopping

Shopping has never been better than at Fashion Show Mall and Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian and The Palazzo. Fashion Show offers a large variety of shops, dining and entertainment. Ongoing live runways shows are an added bonus, which occur on select weekends from noon to 5 PM. The Grand Canal Shoppes is a Venetian-inspired mall on the Las Vegas Strip. It features world-class dinning, signature stores, luxury brands and fun activities. Take an authentic Venetian gondola ride down the canal, get up close and personal with your favourite stars at Madame Tussauds. Whether you’re stopping by or spending the whole day, Fashion Show and Grand Canal Shoppes are perfect at any hour.

The Shops at The Venetian.

The Shops at The Venetian. Photo credit: @lasvegaschik on Instagram.

Las Vegas is so much more than what meets the eye. With an abundance of activities and experiences, we’re sure your next trip to Vegas will cross off everything on your vacation checklist. Book your WestJet Vacation to Las Vegas now and stay at hotels such as the iconic MGM Grand, the technologically-advanced ARIA, the elegant Wynn and the classic Bellagio. Make sure to share your photos with us by using the hashtag #WestJet. And for more #Vegas fun, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or visit westjet.com/vegas.