Las Vegas Thrill Rides… We Dare You!

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Adrenaline junkies we’ve got your back; imagine you’re looking at cheap, relaxing and thrilling Las Vegas holidays and searching the internet for some experiences on another level, well search no more. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best Las Vegas thrill rides that will make you scream!

Big Shot

Being launched to a height of 1,049 feet above ground will certainly give you a good view, but can you stop your tummy dropping as you plummet into a free fall? If you think you can handle it, Big Shot at the Stratosphere in Las Vegas is definitely the exhilarating ride for you. You can find the world’s highest amusement ride can be found on-top of the 921 high deck of the famous Stratosphere in Nevada in Las Vegas… just in case 921 foot above ground wasn’t high enough for you the Big Shot ride in Las Vegas is 160 feet tall. Click here for more information.


If you dare, aboard Insanity and you’ll be dangled over the edge of the Stratosphere, several hundred feet above the Las Vegas Strip. It was opened in 2005 and is the second highest thrill-ride in the world! While left hanging over the Las Vegas Strip, the ride then spins you in a circular pattern. If you have a huge craving for adrenaline, heights and fun this ride is an absolute must when in Las Vegas. Depending on what time you choose, it offers an excellent view of Las Vegas in the day and at night time – that’s definitely an experience you’ll never forget.

X Scream

X Scream is also on top of the Stratosphere, creating a miniature theme park 900 feet above the ground. This Las Vegas ride is really fast and very very scary! The 69 foot pivoting track launches you almost 30 feet over the edge at high speeds, giving you the illusion of falling from the building. It’s certainly not for the faint-hearted; even with the best safety features, there are moments where you will feel as if you’ll be launched into the traffic below. Get front row seats for a terrifying but thrilling experience perfect for any adrenaline junkies, plus the view of Las Vegas is fantastic.

Adventure Canyon

We all love a good log flume ride; aboard Adventure Canyon at Buffalo Bill’s and laser shoot some bandits, but not forgetting to hold on tight for a death defying drop. Log flume rides are all very similar, depending on how drenched you get after. However this Las Vegas ride is unique, not only do you get drenched at the end but you keep to practice your shooting skills in this interactive adventure. The ride features a 35-foot drop and you simply won’t be able to hold in your screams. But don’t worry if some of your party don’t wish to ride, they can help get you soaked by shooting water at you from the side! Find more information here.

Luxury, relaxation and thrills can be expected at Las Vegas – it’s no wonder why it is a tourist hotspot! With thrill rides round every corner in the beautiful city of Las Vegas, you’ll have a brilliantly daring holiday.

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