Ooooh honeymoon planning…..the reward for getting through the wedding and your relationship with your smiles intact! When you really want to let loose and plan a honeymoon of a lifetime, a ‘have it all’ destination like Las Vegas suits the bill. Las Vegas in Nevada (U.S.A.), is definitely the it destination for sin and wild, spur of the moment trips, gambling and shotgun weddings. However, it can be romantic, exciting and very thrilling…perfect for honeymooners looking for action, of all kinds!
One of the biggest and most popular things to do in Vegas, would be the casinos of course. And there are no shortage of them. However, most people forget that these casinos are housed in gorgeous hotels. With themes on everything under the sun, exploring these hotels like The Bellagio, The Wynn, The MGM Grand etc is an awesome experience and almost like a mini world tour. If you always wanted to visit the Eiffel tower, head over to The Paris Hotel and dine and romance under the huge Eiffel tower replica…head over to the humoungous pyramid shaped Luxor hotel….feel like a lazy gondola ride in Italy, head to the Venetian for a lovely ride within the hotel itself! Where else in the world can you be serenaded by a gondolier and entertained by a flashy Elvis within the same morning; all in a days work at the Las Vegas Strip. Couples can find plenty of stuff to do within these gorgeous hotels itself. Check out the ever changing foyer decor and exhibits at hotels like the Bellagio and walk under stars in the day at Paris.
Do find out about honeymoon packages that these hotels offer; some of them offer the works, champagne, gifts et all. Needless to say there are famed nightclubs, restaurants and numerous buzzing party hot spots all over the city. Clubs like Tao, Rain and Pure are popular with Hollywood celebs and tourists alike. Vegas is definitely the land of entertainment. They are numerous world class and super famous shows running throughout the year like the different versions of the outlandish and fascinating Cirque du Soleil. Make sure you find out about the free shows that many hotels have. If you and your spouse are in the mood to spend some more money, there is tons of shopping to be had, from the biggest in designer names to fashion outlet stores.
If you have your fill of the nightlife and hotel and casino hopping, there are other couply things you can do on your Vegas honeymoon. It’s easy enough to get away from the crowd and retreat into a more peaceful world for the two of you. You could rent a car or plan a tour to the gorgeous Red Rock area (approximately 20 miles from the city) for a lovely picnic and beautiful desert scenery. You and your sweetheart can head for a romantic sunrise picnic and helicopter tour, at the magnificent Grand Canyon. Although it is more than four hours away by road, the Hoover Dam and Grand Canyon are must-visits.
Las Vegas can be overwhelming, but what better way to start your marriage than with excitement and thrill. This honeymoon destination is definitely not for those looking for a quiet getaway, but the loads of activities and the novelty definitely makes for a super fun one. Post a super hectic Indian wedding, Las Vegas might be a perfect place to unwind and have a blast!