This is no heavyweight championship bout, but it is Las Vegas, so it's easy to imagine the face-off. In one corner, you have the city's preeminent helicopter tour company, Maverick Helicopters, offering the most exhilarating tours of the Strip in luxurious "limousines in the sky." In the other corner, you have the Lip Smacking Foodie Tour company, offering visits to some of the city's most renowned restaurants, sparing visitors the hassle of making reservations and waiting in line. Fortunately, the two companies’ new joint tour means you won’t have to pick just one of these world-class experiences during your Vegas vacation.
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2016 has not been a kind year. We lost a slew of pop culture icons, including rock gods Prince and David Bowie. Hurricane Matthew nearly took out the South East and you couldn't turn on the television without seeing political mudslinging. This makes this New Year's Eve transition from 2016 to 2017 a time to celebrate the year's finality as well as hope for a happy 2017.
This is cause for raucous revelry, and there's no place better for that than the Entertainment Capital of the World! Here's a quick rundown of just some of the most anticipated places to ring in the New Year in Las Vegas this year:
There’s no better way to view the magnificence of the Grand Canyon than by helicopter. Our popular Wind Dancer tour not only offers breathtaking panoramic views from above, but our expert pilots also land in Hualapai Indian Territory, allowing guests to explore the beauty hidden below the canyon rim.
At Maverick Helicopters, we are nuts about numbers. After all, you can’t safely take off, fly and land a helicopter or airplane without paying detailed attention to your altitude, speed and many other figures. We thought it would be fun to take a look at history through our company’s numbers. Here are some highlights from the statistics we found, along with the trends they reveal.
Las Vegas is the perfect location to see and be seen. It’s no surprise that the city’s venues are popular with celebrities who want to cut loose and unwind or simply enjoy a great meal. If you’re looking for a chance to spot some superstars, our popular blog has highlighted a few places in Las Vegas where everyone from Justin Bieber to Pamela Anderson have been known to frequent.
Las Vegas has a reputation for having some of the best clubs in the world. Not all of Las Vegas’ clubs are nightclubs, though. Groupies of different sports, hobbies and interests get together regularly in the city, and their clubs give the city a different feel. These clubs are well worth checking out during your stay:
Maverick Helicopters and Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas have partnered up to offer hotel guests flights to the Grand Canyon and Valley of Fire aboard a fleet of luxurious ECO-Star helicopters. Located just a short walk or drive from the hotel, Maverick has been offering Las Vegas visitors spectacular helicopter tours to the Grand Canyon for 20 years. Four Seasons' exclusive Natural Wonders Experience features a luxury helicopter flight paired with an acclaimed culinary experience.
The concept of Maverick Helicopters began in December 1995 when husband and wife team Greg and Brenda Rochna decided to step out and do something different. They began building the idea of the company around Greg's nickname of Maverick, earned from his headstrong nature in voicing his opinions and going the extra step to create a better service environment. The Rochnas envisioned a helicopter tour outfit based on luxury and providing an unparalleled helicopter experience. Thus, in August 1996, Maverick Helicopters was officially launched in Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world.
Also known as the wedding capital of the world, it shouldn't come as a shock that one in three Las Vegas tourists are in town to attend a bachelor or bachelorette party. Don't let your bachelor party fade into the Strip. Stand out and provide your friends and the groom with an unforgettable experience in Las Vegas. Use these ideas to plan the perfect, unique Las Vegas bachelor party.