Embark on a captivating journey through the enthralling evolution of Las Vegas, from its humble origins as a dust bowl to the sparkling gem it is today. Traverse the iconic Fremont Street, once a mere paved road, now adorned with dazzling casinos and showgirl venues that beckon workers and visitors alike. Delve deep into the city's vibrant history and witness its ongoing transformation into a global cultural icon. Our exclusive private tour unveils the riveting tale of Las Vegas, chronicling its development and the rise of distinctive landmarks that now stand as testament to its remarkable legacy, inviting you to explore and embrace its rich narrative firsthand.
Approx. 4 hours.
Step back in time to the vibrant birth of Las Vegas on May 15, 1905, when this illustrious city was officially founded, marking a pivotal moment as 110 acres downtown were auctioned off to eager buyers. Witness the city's official incorporation in 1911, setting the stage for an extraordinary journey of evolution and cultural significance.
In 1931, the landscape shifted dramatically as construction commenced on the monumental Hoover Dam, drawing throngs of workers to the area just east of the city. Witness the transformation of Fremont Street, once the town's sole paved road, now adorned with captivating casinos and dazzling showgirl venues strategically crafted to entice and entertain these workers.
Experience the allure of Las Vegas in its most iconic era—the Strip, the Mob, and the Age of Glamour. Delve into the intriguing history of this exceptional place, tracing its narrative through the dazzling lights of Fremont Street and the historic Downtown Las Vegas. From the legendary opening of the Flamingo in 1946, orchestrated by the notorious mobster Bugsy Siegel with the backing of East Coast Jewish gangster Meyer Lansky's Mexican drug money, to the star-studded events that graced its lounges, immerse yourself in the captivating tales and glamorous past that define this unique destination.
Uncover the enchanting backstories behind the glittering façades, allowing the captivating history of Las Vegas to unfold before your eyes. Your tour promises an immersive experience that unravels the beautiful tapestry of this city's past under the dazzling lights of Fremont Street and Downtown Las Vegas, leaving you with unforgettable memories and a deeper understanding of this extraordinary place.
Upon booking, expect all the meticulous details of your tour and confirmation promptly delivered directly to you, ensuring an exceptional and seamless journey into the captivating history of Las Vegas.
$249.00 per guest.
Downtown Las Vegas & Fremont Street.
Available upon request.
This experience takes place in all weather conditions.
Round-trip transportation from your local point of origin is included.
Please contact us for any additional info about this package.
Approx. 4 hours.
# OF GUESTS:
2 guest minimum. Any group size can be accommodated for this tour.
WHAT TO WEAR:
WHAT TO BRING:
Please bring an ID and yourself ready for an awesome time!
No cancellations or refunds within 7 days of your tour date.
The Ultimate Downtown Vegas Tour Includes:
- A history explanation of Las Vegas and it's founding
- Learn about the city's founding and early development through landmarks and historical sites
- Guided exploration of Fremont Street, known for its historic significance and vibrant atmosphere
- Discover the renowned Fremont Street Experience with its dazzling light shows and entertainment
- Opportunity to witness live street performances and local artists showcasing their talents
- Visit iconic casinos such as the Golden Nugget & Binion's
- Drive by the Mob Museum and discuss the fascinating history of organized crime in Las Vegas
- A Little White Chapel (Used by Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland and Brittney Spears)
- See the iconic neon signs from outside of the Neon Museum
- The Famous Pawn Stars
- The Strat
- Dramatic City Views
- The Arts District
- Container Park
- And much much more...