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Top 16 Things to do in Las Vegas


CNN: "Epicures are abuzz over The Venetian's restaurant scene." Experience a restaurant collection with the most unique dining experiences, unparalleled flavors, and authentic culinary masterpieces from around the globe. From award-winning steakhouses to Italian restaurants that will transport your taste buds to all the regions of Italy, there's something for every foodie at The Venetian Resort.

Venetian Gondolas

Ride down the Grand Canal in a Venetian gondola which includes your very own singing gondolier. There’s both an indoor and outdoor gondola ride available, each offers its own sights but are equally romantic, captivating, and filled with wonderful moments.

Las Vegas Birthday Celebrations

Birthdays are always better in Las Vegas. Want to know how to make them even better? Celebrate at The Venetian Resort. Whether you want a relaxing birthday retreat filled with spa days or evenings spent dancing to the best DJs—we’ve got it all.  What are you waiting for? Grab your friends and head to Vegas.


There’s plenty of Vegas attractions, but there’s nothing like live entertainment on the Strip. Eating, gambling, and seeing shows are classic things to do in Las Vegas and The Venetian Resort is always showcasing a range of world-class talent. Check back often to see what’s happening in our theatre venues and plan your next night out.


One of the most innovative cocktail programs on the Strip is right at The Venetian Resort. The cocktail menus at Rosina Cocktail Lounge, Electra Cocktail Club, and Juliet Cocktail Room are vastly different. Each set of recipes was crafted to suit the venue and vibe. Indulge in Rosina’s Champagne Call Button for bubbles poured on demand. With the press of a button you can top off your flute with ease. Electra ups the vibe with a high-energy atmosphere that keeps the party going. Try Spicy Tommy’s #2 for a unique take on a margarita. Juliet impresses with small bites and drinks that are each a spectacle. Order the Viking Blod Mead for a flaming cocktail served in a horn.

The Pools

Lounging poolside is a must on every traveler’s list of things to do in Vegas and you should take full advantage of the 1.2 acres of pool deck at The Venetian Resort. There are 10 pools to choose from and each provides a unique experience, ideal for splashing around or relaxing in the sun. Elevate your time by the pool with a cabana full of amenities, including Wi-Fi, a refrigerator stocked with water, air conditioning, and more. You can also book a massage through Canyon Ranch for the ultimate way to unwind in the sunshine.

Take a Selfie

Grab your phone and showcase your Las Vegas vacation with our 'Top 10' most instagrammable locations at The Venetian Resort. Stand out from the crowd with these iconic landmarks, pools, art, and more.

Gaming Lessons

A classic Las Vegas attraction is gambling and even if you’re not familiar with how to play any games, you’re in luck. The Venetian Resort offers complimentary lessons from gaming professionals. Learn the ins and outs of popular table games: craps, blackjack, roulette, and poker. The classes are held in the The Venetian casino in the gaming pit across from the cashier before noon most days and select classes are available in the evening, poker lessons are held in poker room at The Venetian. If you’re not sure what to do in Las Vegas when it comes to gambling, take advantage of this great opportunity. Make sure to ask the dealers questions and you’ll be placing bets on the casino floor in no time.

Prestige Club Lounge

Dreaming of an upgrade? Arrive in style with access to the Prestige Club Lounge at The Venetian Resort. Each lounge in The Palazzo tower or The Venetian tower lets you take in all the spectacle of the Strip, and you can access either one. The VIP treatment begins with private check-in and a complimentary glass of prosecco. And the perks don't end there. Enjoy daily continental breakfast, cocktail hours, and personal concierge service.

Canyon Ranch spa + fitness

Sometimes the most fun things to in Las Vegas are about finding the best places to relax. Look no further than Canyon Ranch® As one of the world’s largest spas their environment is centered around Aquavana®, a European-inspired aqua thermal oasis with multiple rooms designed to sooth muscles and rid your body of toxins. You can also enjoy seasonal services that can enhance facials, massages, scrubs, or body wraps. There’s even salon and barber services available so you can complete your relaxing day feeling refreshed from your head to your toes.

Atomic Saloon Show

Atomic Saloon Show is Spiegelworld’s riotous and raunchy romp through the wild, Wild West as it never was, with drop-dead sexy acrobats and ridiculous comedy mayhem from a cavalcade of cowboys, showgirls, nuns, lawmen and lay-abouts. With health and safety protocols in place, audiences can still expect the same side-splitting hilarity and the best variety acts this side of the Mississippi.

Luxury Shopping

One of the many things to do in Las Vegas that you wouldn’t expect is all the great shopping opportunities. The Grand Canal Shoppes® have become a destination for travelers to enjoy some of the best shopping in Las Vegas. They have over 160 signature stores with dozens of luxury brands. Indulge in the latest fashions and designs of Tory Burch, Michael Kors, and Louis Vuitton. And when you’ve worked up an appetite after all that retail therapy, there are a variety of restaurants you can choose from to satisfy your cravings.

Flight Club Las Vegas

To the uninitiated, Flight Club offers a super-charged social gaming experience like no other, bringing unexpected, ridiculous, joy to customers with multi-player games set in semi-private playing areas, housed in a breath-taking bar, serving delicious food and amazing bespoke cocktails. The heritage of darts lies in British pubs and fairgrounds, Flight Club has taken this game and developed innovative technology which means that groups from 6-400 can play at the same time.

Rock Climbing

For adrenaline enthusiasts looking for rock climbing in Vegas, Canyon Ranch also has a 40-foot indoor rock wall for you to scale. There are few exercises that can activate and train a diverse range of muscles like rock climbing can, nearly all of your body’s muscles are engaged in the process. While all of the pushing, pulling, and lifting involved mimics aspects of resistance training, climbing is an excellent cardiovascular workout. So if you’re looking for unique Las Vegas attractions and you want to challenge yourself, head over to Canyon Ranch and find a path to conquer on their rock wall.

Madame Tussauds

The lifelike wax figures at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas attraction are breathtakingly realistic. You can take pictures of yourself hanging out with movie stars, super heroes, famous athletes, music icons, and be the envy of all your friends back home. 

minus5º Ice Experience

Minus5° has made the impossible a reality with their ice experience and it’s without a doubt one of the coolest things to do in Las Vegas. Named for its constant frosty climate, the bar features over 90 tons of ice that’s hand crafted into interactive sculptures. Even the glasses are made from ice so you can enjoy your beverage at the best temperature. They’re continuously reinventing the space throughout the year by creating new exhibits so beat the heat and head to the Minus5° ice experience the next time you’re in Vegas.