Las Vegas is often a go-to destination for couples and adults. Many proposals have happened along the Strip, with some popular “pop the question” locations found at the top of the High Roller Observation Wheel, or in front of the Bellagio Fountains.
Las Vegas is also a favorite destination for those seeking to get married or on their honeymoon, whether you’re operating spontaneously or have thorough plans for your events.
Of course, it’s also a ton of fun to visit Vegas as friends, with plenty to do in addition to the traditional game-play, from top attractions to delicious dining.
If you’re looking for things to do in Las Vegas for couples or just heading there with friends, check out our list of the top attractions and activities, including…
- World Famous Las Vegas Shows
- Las Vegas Strip Helicopter Tour
- High Roller Observation Wheel at the LINQ
- Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas
- Check Out Fremont Street
- Grand Canyon Tours
- and more…
Save on Admission to Popular Adult Attractions
Regular admission to a number of these attractions are included on the Go Las Vegas Card.
Choose as you go from dozens of Las Vegas activities and save up to 55% off combined admission vs paying at the gate.
Las Vegas Shows
The Las Vegas theater scene features some of the country’s best entertainment and shows, perfect for couples wanting to watch performances after a long day exploring the city
It’s one of the highlights of any visit to Vegas, and will be something you’ll remember for a long time afterward.
Popular shows include…
- VEGAS! THE SHOW
- V – The Ultimate Variety Show
- Zombie Burlesque
- Beatleshow Orchestra
- Marc Savard Comedy Hypnosis
- The Mentalist
- and more…
Can’t decide which show to see? No problem. All of these shows are unique, so if you want to see them all, you’re sure to enjoy each and every one with the Go Las Vegas Card.
Getting In: The Go Las Vegas Card includes admission to all of these shows.
Stratosphere Observation Deck
The Stratosphere Observation Deck is another popular thing to do in Las Vegas for couples.
The observation deck offers an amazing view of the Strip and is the perfect backdrop for popping the question.
It’s also just a great spot to get fantastic photos Las Vegas from above – be sure to get that perfect selfie of the two of you with the Strip in the background!
Thrill seeking adults can enjoy rides such as the Big Shot, X Scream, Insanity, or SkyJump from the top of the Stratosphere. Please note that these attractions require an additional upgrade fee from your Go Las Vegas Card.
Not up for the thrill rides? Opt to relax and grab a drink at the Air Bar.
Getting In: Stratosphere Observation Deck admission is included with the Go Las Vegas Card.
Grand Canyon Tours
Another must-do for visitors to the region. If you love the great outdoors and its natural beauty, you will absolutely not want to miss out on a tour of this magnificent National Park.
Explore the famed South Rim for a chance to pop off the bus at a few of the most iconic viewpoints along the canyon’s edge like Mather Point, the deepest part of the canyon. There are also many other viewpoints, Native America structures and artwork, plus museums.
You’ll also get to go past the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead, so it’s like several tours all rolled into one. Even better – you’ll get picked up right at your hotel!
Getting In: Grand Canyon Tour admission is available as a premium attraction option with the 3-, 4-, and 5-Day Go Las Vegas Cards.
Las Vegas Strip Helicopter Tour
One of the most thrilling excursions you can possibly embark on in Las Vegas is a helicopter tour. Hover over the Strip and see the true beauty and grandeur of this city.
With a nighttime tour, you’ll see the entire Strip illuminated in all her glory.
It’s both fun for friends and super romantic for couples. These will be some of the most exciting 10 minutes of your life!
Getting In: Las Vegas Strip Helicopter Tour admission is available as a premium attraction option with the 3-, 4-, and 5-Day Go Las Vegas Cards.
High Roller Observation Wheel at the LINQ
Couples will have fun holding on to each other as they go 550 feet over the Vegas Strip aboard a 30-minute ride on the High Roller Observation Wheel, offering 360-degree views of downtown Las Vegas.
Grab a drink before boarding, enjoy the ride, and then go shopping at the LINQ, an outdoor shopping, dining and entertainment venue.
All adults will enjoy a chance to explore the LINQ, and it’s a fun way to spend an entire afternoon browsing and relaxing.
Insider tip: If you want the best seat in the house, head for the far right of the cabin for the best view of the Strip.
Getting In: Las Vegas High Roller admission is included with the Go Las Vegas Card.
Hoover Dam Tour
Once one of mankind’s greatest engineering marvels, the Hoover Dam is still pretty impressive decades after its construction.
Holding back the Colorado River to form the gorgeous Lake Mead, the Hoover Dam is also a really cool place to explore on its own.
Explore the exhibit areas, the Visitor’s Center, and museum, and much more. Even better — the tour picks you up from Las Vegas, so you don’t have to worry about the hassle of driving yourself out there.
Insider Tip: for the best views of the Dam and the Colorado River, stroll across the Mike O’Callaghan – Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge.
Getting In: Hoover Dam Tour admission is available on the Go Las Vegas Card.
Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas
Head to the Paris Hotel for a romantic dinner in the Eiffel Tower. With nighttime views of the Bellagio Fountains, a luxurious atmosphere, and top of the line service, the Eiffel Tower restaurant is sure to set the mood for a romantic evening with your significant other.
If you want to explore Parisian culture even further, stop by during the day for the full Eiffel Tower Experience, a guided tour that immerses you in the Paris Hotel’s realistic recreation of this iconic city, including the Louvre and L’Arc de Triomphe.
It’s a great alternative to dropping thousands on a trip to France!
Getting In: Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas admission is available on the Go Las Vegas Card.
Richard Petty Driving Experience
An exhilarating experience you’ll truly enjoy is a ride along with an expert driver for three exciting laps around the track.
Feel just like a pro as you zip around at amazing speeds of up to 165 miles per hour in a real NASCAR race car.
It’s a perfect attraction for thrill-seeking adults and couples alike.
Getting In: Richard Petty Driving Experience admission is available as a premium attraction option with the Go Las Vegas Card.
Check Out Fremont Street
For five blocks worth of lights, sounds, and entertainment, head to Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas. You’ll see the world’s largest video screen, Viva Vision, featuring free light shows every night.
A visit here is a really fun immersive experience for adults that really brings to life the vibrancy and energy that Las Vegas is all about. Frankly, this is a must-see neighborhood for those looking to get the real Vegas experience.
Feel hesitant to explore on your own? Take a guided walking tour of Fremont St! It’s a glamorous and exciting neighborhood with much to enjoy.
Getting In: Las Vegas Downtown Walking Tour admission is available on the Go Las Vegas Card.
Rockstar Pool Parties & Club Tours
While there are certainly plenty of family-friendly attractions in Las Vegas, there are also some pretty killer adults-only attractions that you’ll love.
For example, friends and couples alike will savor the chance to spend some time as Las Vegas’ hottest pool parties.
Hop aboard a tour that will escort you around the the city to the popular pool clubs, which offer the chance to sit back and tan, or splash around the pool. Drinks abound, of course!
Getting In: Rockstar Pool Party Tour admission is available on the Go Las Vegas Card.
Stripper 101 Class
For groups of girlfriends traveling together, a class like this could be a real riot.
This expert pole-dancing class will help you chill out, have fun, and learn some new moves in a safe and friendly environment.
For those of you thinking, I don’t need any more cardio on my vacation, don’t worry! It’s not an exercise class, but a relaxed atmosphere where you can try a few new tricks.
And so you don’t feel shy, the class is offered only to women. Please note that this attraction is 18+.
Getting In: Stripper 101 admission is available on the Go Las Vegas Card.
Save on Attraction Admission
As you can see, there are plenty of things to do in Las Vegas for couples, including the many popular options listed above.
Remember, many of these great activities are included on the Go Las Vegas Card, where you can save up to 55% on combined admission vs paying at the gate.
Consider adding a few of these fun options to your kid-free vacation itinerary. Enjoy!