Downtown area hotels include the Golden Nugget and El Cortez Hotel and Casino. Palms Casino Resort and the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino are off the Las Vegas Strip, while the Bellagio and Imperial Palace are on the Strip.
The Grand Canyon South Rim Tour consists of a drive over Hoover Dam with a stop at Arizona View Point, plus stops at Mather Point and Bright Angel Lodge at the Canyon. Lunch is included.
The Hoover Dam Deluxe Tour includes sampling a piece of candy at Ethel M Chocolate Factory, plus an educational walk through Desert Botanical Gardens. A buffet lunch is provided.
Shark Reef Aquarium
Mandalay Bay Resort is home to North America's only predator-based aquarium and exhibit, the Shark Reef Aquarium. There are over 2,000 species, including sharks, sea turtles, piranha and golden crocodiles.
Tickets can be purchased to the popular Blue Man Group performances at the Venetian, plus two shows by Cirque du Soleil.