Downtown Las Vegas
Tours

Enter your dates to find available activities

Our most recommended Downtown Las Vegas Tours

Las Vegas: Nighttime Sightseeing Tour by Open-Top Bus

1. Las Vegas: Nighttime Sightseeing Tour by Open-Top Bus

Climb aboard an open-top double-decker bus for a night tour of Las Vegas. Experience the neon lights and electric buzz of “Sin City” after dark. See iconic sights like the 'Welcome to Las Vegas' sign, 'The Strat,' and the Excalibur Hotel. Drive down the Las Vegas Strip, and see dancing fountains and erupting volcanoes. Pass the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign at the gateway to the city, and continue downtown to the Golden Nugget. Here, take in the incredible Fremont Street Experience as you leave the bus for free time to explore the famous Fremont sound and light show. Check out the artists' kiosks and admire the costumed entertainers. Return to the bus and drive back to the Las Vegas Strip. Add on a 24-hour hop-on and hop-off bus ticket to your night tour and experience Las Vegas at your own pace. Enjoy extraordinary shopping opportunities and themed resorts, including monuments that evoke the romance of Venice, Paris, and New York. You will get access to the Las Vegas Strip/Downtown Route, with unlimited hop-on and hop-off privileges at multiple stops along the Las Vegas Strip and Downtown Vegas. Las Vegas Strip/Downtown Route:1. American Eagle Store at the MGM Grand west wing tour lobby 2. LINQ Promenade at The High Roller bus loading zone 3. Sahara Las Vegas LV Blvd entrance4. Arts and Antique District in front of Re-Bar 5. Mob Museum east of the main entrance6. The Strat on corner LV Blvd and Bob Stupak Ave 7. Treasure Island tour bus loading zone 8. Excalibur Hotel at the tour bus rotunda 9. Welcome to Las Vegas Sign in the Harley Davidson parking lot

Las Vegas: 2-Hour Guided Segway Tour

2. Las Vegas: 2-Hour Guided Segway Tour

A tour perfect for beginners which includes the history of the “old” Fremont Street area, with stories of the “original” strip. You can see where the casinos started in Las Vegas, see where the World Series of Poker began, as well as where Wayne Newton got his Vegas start. You will also be able to check out the world’s largest intact gold nugget. Your tour will also roll through Pawn Stars, The famous History Channel T.V. show, as well as Container Park, a very unique area where everything is made from shipping containers. You will experience different shops and eateries, try a sample of some of the best jerky in Vegas and check out the giant “praying mantis” that use to be a part of Burning Man Later on in the tour, you will discover how Fremont Street is being brought back to life through the arts and music programs, where artist from all over the world have come out to paint these beautiful murals on some of the older buildings in the city.

Las Vegas: Fremont Street Walking Tour

3. Las Vegas: Fremont Street Walking Tour

Explore Downtown Las Vegas and its Fremont Street Experience on a 2-hour walking tour. Discover how the area was revitalized to become a vibrant site of restaurants, outdoor family areas, and glittering neon lights. Experience “Sin City” like never before as you stroll past famous casinos, wedding chapels, and themed bars. Follow in the footsteps of legendary performers and infamous reality TV stars as you walk from the past to the present. Hear stories of how this magical city got its start, and how Fremont Street became one of the most pictured thoroughfares in the world. Discover where it all began at the site of Union Station. Take a walk under the world’s largest video screen, and go to Fremont East to see the “Greenwich Village” of Vegas. Marvel at an outdoor park made from recycled shipping containers. Add on an additional 30-minute tour of the world famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, and pass some of the historic wedding chapels where you can get married by Presley, or dressed as Elvis if you so desire (though not on the tour!) Each tour is limited to a small group for a more intimate experience. You will also be provided with a wireless ear-monitor and volume control to ensure you hear every word along the way.

Las Vegas: 90-Minute Guided Evening Segway Tour of Downtown

4. Las Vegas: 90-Minute Guided Evening Segway Tour of Downtown

This tour is perfect for beginners and starts as the sun is setting. See some of the oldest and brightest neon lights come alive around the Fremont St./Downtown area. You'll also get to stop at the Fremont Street Experience to see the famous light and music show. While gliding under the bright lights of this historic city you will learn about what made Las Vegas famous, from the first casino in Las Vegas to where the World Series of Poker started, and let's not forget the little wedding chapels. Fremont Street East is the up and coming area and as you glide your way through, you will see what the nightlife offers. Discover all types of restaurants, pubs, even a hidden “speak-easy” bar. On this tour, you'll also get to stop at Container Park and the “Praying Mantis”.

Las Vegas: Guided Fremont Street Segway Tour

5. Las Vegas: Guided Fremont Street Segway Tour

Take a Segway tour of Fremont Street to see the place that is home to some of Las Vegas’s oldest casinos. Ride down the famous street, and admire the sights along the way. Meet your guide for a safety briefing and a short training session. Glide north through the Las Vegas Arts District and learn about the history and culture of the downtown area. Circle the Fremont Street Experience and discover fun facts about the oldest casinos in town. Pass Las Vegas City Hall and take a selfie in the center of Fremont Street. See where the Union Pacific used to stop, and check out where the World Series of Poker started. Learn about famous scenes from movies shot in the area, see where Wayne Newton got his Las Vegas start, and more.

Las Vegas: The 420 Experience Cannabis Tour

6. Las Vegas: The 420 Experience Cannabis Tour

Explore Las Vegas's relationship with the legal cannabis industry on this tour. Start with a visit to a high-end dispensary, favored by locals for its wide variety of cannabis products. Discover everything from edibles and flowers to concentrates and CBD. Afterwards, visit a grow facility famous for creating iconic cannabis brands. Here, get up close and personal with the cultivation process and learn firsthand how cannabis is grown for sale and consumption. Come with questions for the master grower who oversees the entire production. Next, head to a glass blowing manufacturer to admire some beautiful glass creations.

Las Vegas: Downtown Guided Food & Walking Tour

7. Las Vegas: Downtown Guided Food & Walking Tour

Take a thrilling food tour of Downtown Las Vegas, and learn how the area has gone uptown in a big way! Pulsing with energy, Downtown Las Vegas has been transformed into the city’s most exciting food scene, with chef-driven restaurants rich in personality and flavor. Experience a side of Vegas that keeps it real with distinctive urban character. Expert food guides will provide an insider’s view of the area’s past, present and future. Take in significant landmarks, and enjoy signature dishes at the most exciting neighborhood restaurants, many devoted to farm-to-table and artisanal-crafted fare. Get escorted right to the best table at nationally-acclaimed Carson Kitchen. Founded by the late-great Kerry Simon, who was famed as the celebrity “rock ‘n’ roll’’ chef, it sports an open kitchen to catch all the action up close and personal, as you enjoy classic Americana dishes that have been elevated with the freshest ingredients and modern twists. At Therapy, get rejuvenated as you’re escorted right to the special chef’s table at this buzzy new restaurant recently highlighted on the Travel Channel. The former 99-cent store has been transformed into an industrial-chic destination. It’s the perfect backdrop for indulging in contemporary comfort food, including Devil’s on Horseback reinterpreted with bacon-wrapped dates stuffed with truffled goat cheese; signature baked ricotta gnudi finished with truffled fig jam and roasted almonds; and chicken and Red Velvet waffle sliders, an original creation featured on the Travel Channel’s “Food Paradise.’’ At 7th & Carson, the hearth oven is the heart of this distinguished neighborhood restaurant. It’s used for almost everything on the menu, from baking flatbreads to roasting stocks to finishing desserts. Helmed by a veteran chef who has cooked at a number of high-profile restaurants on the Strip, 7th & Carson exemplifies hyper-seasonal cooking that showcases fresh ingredients. With artsy tiled tables, and a brick-lined patio full of greenery, this is a restaurant made for lingering. No wonder it was named “New Restaurant of the Year’’ by the Nevada Restaurant Association in 2018. Amble through the unique Container Park, a must-stop, where shipping containers have been converted into bustling restaurants, boutiques selling locally-made goods, and a spirited venue for free live music. In between bites, quench your thirst at the clandestine Downtown Cocktail Room, which Food & Wine singled out as one of its 'Best Cocktails Bars in the U.S.'. With the feel of an urbane New York speakeasy, DCR was Vegas’ first craft cocktail bar. It boasts 51 seasonal menus with some of the most creative hand-crafted cocktails around. Guests will receive a choice of a signature cocktail, red or white wine, local beer or soft drink. Join the ultimate downtown excursion that’s guaranteed to expand your culinary horizons and tantalize your taste buds. 

Las Vegas Downtown Pop Culture Walking Tour

8. Las Vegas Downtown Pop Culture Walking Tour

Explore historic Downtown Las Vegas with this 90-minute guided walking tour through some of Las Vegas' most iconic locations. Meet up at the Mob Museum and spend the morning with your knowledgeable guide as you trace the history of this enigmatic city following in the footsteps of legends and innovative culture builders. Trek through 10 blocks of living history on the famed Fremont Street, the place where it all began, to learn how Las Vegas transformed from a small western railroad town in the middle of the Mojave Desert into the great mega resort entertainment metropolis of today. Step into Glitter Gulch and marvel at the most expansive collection of historic neon signs that still exist on the planet - from the Googie inspired Binion's Gambling Hall sign with its 8 miles of neon to the legendary cowboy character known as Vegas Vic. Discover Fremont Street as a lively 5-block long pedestrian mall topped by the largest electronic video screen in the world called the Fremont Street Experience, an electric urban environment that's become known as the great performance street of America. See where Frank Sinatra once performed, the casino once owned by infamous mobster Bugsy Siegel, the first ever pawn shop in Vegas, the birthplace of the World Series of Poker, the bar that inspired the movie Coyote Ugly, and the casino hotel made famous in Back to the Future. Enjoy hidden gems off the beaten track like the billiard table that once belonged to Winston Churchill, a slab of the Berlin Wall ensconced in the Men's Rest Room of a hotel, and the charming 1930s hotel that hosts the city's first elevator. Finally, journey into Downtown's newest neighborhood, an entrepreneur arts district with eclectic restaurants, cool bars, interesting shops, expansive murals and a host of festivals annually. After checking out the famed Praying Mantis fire sculpture at Container Park, the tour concludes with a complimentary cocktail or beverage at the legendary El Cortez Hotel of Bugsy Siegel fame with a toast to Las Vegas and a salute to the adventure of travel.

Las Vegas: Ghosts of Las Vegas Walking Tour

9. Las Vegas: Ghosts of Las Vegas Walking Tour

Walk the haunted streets of downtown Las Vegas on this ghost tour of the city. Find out about the dark, dirty, and downright wrong aspects of Sin City. Learn about the early days of Las Vegas as you hunt for its ghosts. Hear the tales of organized crime and mobsters that give the city its colorful reputation.

Las Vegas: Downtown Vegas and Fremont Street Walking Tour

10. Las Vegas: Downtown Vegas and Fremont Street Walking Tour

Dig into Las Vegas' past or present on this downtown walking tour of the city. Follow your guide around Fremont Street, stop by a container park, see famous casinos along the Vegas strip, learn of infamous mobsters, and savor a local snack or drink. Start your tour outside Downtown Container Park, a square of stacked shipping containers housing a variety of small businesses, plus a jaw-dropping 3-story playground. Witness the changing downtown scene as your guide points out their favorite spots to eat, drink, and shop. Then, head out onto Fremont Street towards the bustling downtown area and see how Vegas maintains both the old and new. Along the way, notice numerous restored vintage signs symbolizing the city's past, something you should revisit once the sun goes down to see them lit up in all their grandeur. Move on to one of the oldest casino-hotels in Las Vegas which was home to one of the most notorious mob members of his time, Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel. Learn how he was not just a mobster from the early 1900s, but a pivotal part of the development of Las Vegas. You may already be familiar with fictionalized versions of Bugsy and his contemporaries from the film "The Godfather". If you're interested in stories about organized crime here and throughout the United States, there's plenty more where that came from. Next, get ready for the real showstopper of the tour — the world's largest LED video screen showing trance-inducing displays both day and night. Underneath the kaleidoscopic canopy of the Fremont Street Experience, performers dance, sing, and entertain in ways you might not ever have imagined. It may be hard to tear yourself away from the captivating light show, but the tour continues along the main drag, passing by (and, if possible, popping inside) a few other significant casino-hotels. Some of these locales have been mob-connected, while others are famed for their food. As you explore the downtown streets, get your guide's recommendations on the best bars and eateries to check out during your stay. Finally, treat yourself to a refreshing drink or snack in the heart of downtown Las Vegas, from where you can continue watching the Fremont Street Experience.

Frequently asked questions about Downtown Las Vegas Tours

What are other things to do than Tours that are worth visiting in Downtown Las Vegas?

The other unmissable things to do in Downtown Las Vegas are:

Which Downtown Las Vegas Tours are taking additional COVID-19 precautions?

Other Sightseeing Options in Downtown Las Vegas

Want to discover all there is to do in Downtown Las Vegas? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Downtown Las Vegas

Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 469 reviews

My sister and I enjoyed the tour and learning a lot about the strip history. Fremont Street show was awesome. I would go again

Our guide, Rick, knows everything you want to know about the heart and history of Vegas culture! A must do tour!

So interesting and the stories really brought the history to life. Great tour and tour guide

Great guide! We appreciated ! Plan to cover up it was very cold in the evening!

Excellent experience but there were no taxis available when the tour ended