Start your day with breakfast at Verandah at the Four Seasons Hotel, or on its stylish outdoor patio overlooking the lush gardens and pool area. A couple of blocks farther south on the Strip, visit Mandalay Bay's Shark Reef, relax on the resort's sandy beach (complete with a wave pool) or peruse The Shoppes at Mandalay Place between Mandalay Bay and the Luxor.

A complimentary tram connects Mandalay Bay, the pyramid-shaped Luxor and King Arthur's Camelot-inspired Excalibur. Take it to Tropicana Avenue, then cross to New York New York's Big Apple Coaster. From there, cross Las Vegas Boulevard to the MGM Grand to test your inner crime-solver at the CSI: The Experience! attraction.

A few blocks north of the MGM Grand and Tropicana is the Paris Las Vegas. Take a ride to the observation deck at the top of the “Eiffel Tower” and enjoy the view.

Visit the beautiful Wynn Las Vegas and Encore, with its water features, fine art adorning the casino area's walls and an array of outstanding restaurants, such as SW SteakhouseCosta di MareSinatra and Lakeside. Cross the Strip and set your sights north once again for Circus Circus and its family-oriented Adventuredome theme park.

About 20 minutes northwest of the Strip is the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort, located in the master-planned community of Summerlin. The exquisite 548-room hotel offers guests a stylish resort setting, complete with Mediterranean architecture and glorious views of the mountains. Have breakfast in the lovely Hawthorn Grill or on its patio overlooking lush gardens, waterfalls and fountains, followed by 18 holes of world-class golf or a session in the resort's state-of-the art spa.

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