Local Area Attractions Near Las Vegas KOA Journey at Sam's Town
Make your reservations at Las Vegas KOA Journey at Sam’s Town and enjoy all Las Vegas has to offer! Whether you are with friends or family, Las Vegas has something for everyone.
Cool off at the Cowabunga Bay Water Park after exploring the strip and downtown Las Vegas. Visit the beautiful views of Hoover Dam, Death Valley, Red Rock Canyon, Grand Canyon and so much more.
There are always great memories and sites to see in beautiful Las Vegas while making Las Vegas KOA Journey at Sam’s Town a perfect basecamp.
Local attractions, listed by distance from our campground.
1. Sam's Town Hotel and Gambling Hall 5111 boulder Hwy Las Vegas NV 89122
2. Cowabunga Bay, water Park 900 Galeria Dr 4.1 miles
3. The World Famous Las Vegas Strip 7.5 miles
4. Boulder City 19 miles south on I95
5. The Las Vegas Motor Speedway 13 miles at 7000 Las Vegas Blvd North
6. Red Rock Canyon 22 miles
7. The Hoover Dam 26 miles south on I95
8. The Valley of Fire 56 miles
9. Grand canyon National Park 263 miles
Las Vegas Strip
When you choose to camp at Las Vegas KOA Journey at Sam's Town, you'll be close to everything the world famous "Strip" has to offer! Lined with upscale casino hotels, the neon-soaked Strip is quintessential Las Vegas. Lose yourself in the shops, world class dining, gambling, performance venues for music, comedy and circus-style acts, and more!
Fremont Street Experience
Located in downtown Las Vegas, the Fremont Street Experience blends vintage Vegas with high-tech wonder, offering
free nightly shows featuring 12.5 million lights. Enjoy free concerts and special events throughout the year in this
intimate party atmosphere with a laid-back feel. Located at the east end of Fremont Street, the Neon Museum hosts
some of old Vegas hotel's vintage neon signs.
Las Vegas High Roller Observation Wheel
Soar 550 feet above the center of the Las Vegas Strip on the largest observation wheel in North America. Get ready to be wowed when you take a spin 550 feet above the Strip. With sweeping 360-degree views, the wheel takes 30 minutes to complete one revolution and features 28 spacious cabins to accommodate guests.
World Famous Shopping
There is always something for everyone who wants to shop in Las Vegas! From glitzy shopping centers to the premium outlets, check out the list and get your shop on! You don't have to have a bunch of cash, window shopping is fun too!
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Garden
Brilliance abounds inside Bellagio's breathtaking Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. The attention to detail is astounding. The passionate display of nature in all its awe-evoking glory - quite simply, sensational! Let your imagination wander as you assume a leisurely stroll amongst rare natural finds selected distinctively for Bellagio from all over the world. Admire the essence of every season recreated with exceptionally gorgeous plants, flowers and trees thoughtfully arranged to inspire full splendor.
3600 Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
At Bellagio, more than a thousand fountains sway in front of the hotel, enhanced by music and light. The display spans more than 1,000 feet with water soaring as high as 460 feet into the air. It's a must see when in Vegas and it's FREE!
Oh the nostalgia! The Neon Museum in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, features signs from old casinos and other businesses displayed outdoors on 2.62 acres. Instead of tossing them in a landfill, they're on display near downtown Vegas for a fun walking tour through Vegas history.
Free Attractions & Things To Do in Vegas
Check out all the free fun you can have around Vegas!
Hershey's Chocolate World
Bellagio Botanical Gardens
Shark Tank @ Golden Nugget
Red Rock Canyon
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, 15 miles west of the KOA, presents awe-inspiring views most wouldn't expect to see near LAs Vegas. In contrast to the bright lights and hype of the Strip, Red Rock offers desert beauty, towering red cliffs and abundant wildlife.
Las Vegas Convention Center
From show-stopping entertainment and exhilarating sporting events to the top expos, Las Vegas is where the most influential brands gather.
If you're headed to Vegas for a convention, the KOA is just 6 miles away for a convenient stay.
(Currently closed) Hoover Dam is a National Historic Landmark. Tours have been conducted through the dam and power plant since 1937. Today, close to 1,000,000 visitors a year take the tour and millions more drive across the dam. Many tour operators pickup from Circus Circus hotel.
Death Valley Nat'l Park--In this below-sea-level basin, steady drought and record summer heat make Death Valley a land of extremes.Towering peaks are frosted with winter snow. Rare rainstorms bring vast fields of wildflowers. Lush oases harbor tiny fish and refuge for wildlife and humans. Despite its morbid name, a great diversity of life survives in Death Valley.
Valley of Fire State Park
Valley of Fire State Park is Nevada's oldest and largest state park. The valley derives its name from the red sandstone formations and the stark beauty of the Mojave Desert. Ancient trees and early man are represented throughout the park by areas of petrified wood and 3,000 year-old Indian petroglyphs.
The Grand Canyon is a powerful and inspiring landscape. Located entirely in northern Arizona, it encompasses 277 miles of the Colorado River and adjacent uplands. One of the most spectacular examples of erosion anywhere in the world, the Grand Canyon is unmatched in it's incomparable vistas.
The Springs Preserve is the premier place in Las Vegas to explore the valley's vibrant history through interactive science and nature exhibits, botanical gardens, hiking, trails, and live animal shows.
Cowboy Trail Rides
Cowboy Trail Rides is located only a few minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, in the heart of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. With miles of riding trails in a magnificent desert setting, a herd of beautiful, well-trained horses, and a staff of professional wrangler-guides, Red Rock Ranch beckons to our guests who want to leave the city and the 21st Century behind.
Grand Canyon Skywalk
Visit the Skywalk located at Grand Canyon West's Eagle Point and step out onto a glass walkway nearly 4000 feet above the floor of the Grand Canyon. Motorcoach tour operators pickup from Circus Circus hotel.