Read any desert survival guide, and you will find water at the top of the list. If you are planning a summer vacation in Vegas, keep your survival in mind and seek water. The sights below are sure to keep you hydrated and cool under the hot desert sun.
Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas
Wet ‘n Wild Las Vegas is a new 41 acre water park boasting over 25 Vegas themed rides. Whether you are seeking thrills or pure relaxation, you will find refuge in this desert oasis. http://www.wetnwildlasvegas.com
The Tank at the Golden Nugget
The Tank is for the sharks; the pool is for the humans. Take an exhilarating 3-story slide through the shark tank, and relax in one of 15 private cabanas. Be treated like royalty, stay cool, and enjoy the wildlife. http://www.goldennugget.com/lasvegas/pool.asp
Fountains of Bellagio
Nothing is more refreshing than a complimentary show on the strip. Throughout the day and night, the fountains at the Bellagio tell stories of song through dance. You will be enthralled by the artistic movements of these cooling waters.
Colorado River and Hoover Dam
Sometimes a sightseeing adventure needs to go beyond the city limits. The Colorado River runs through the Southern Nevadan desert like an artery. Experience these cold waters from a kayak or raft tour. Be amazed by the immensity of the Hoover Dam, seen from below. http://www.willowbeachharbor.com