Las Vegas and all of its bright lights and towering buildings are impressive enough when you’re standing on the Strip so just imagine what you’ll experience when you fly over the city on a Waco YMF-5C Classic open cockpit biplane on the Waco Bi-Plane Tour.
This unique tour not offers incredible views of the Las Vegas Strip, Hoover Dam and the surrounding dessert all while flying in a little piece of history - a replica 1930’s Waco Bi-Plane.
Your aerial tour begins at the Henderson Executive Airport where you’ll board the aircraft that has been described as “art in the sky.” Roomy enough for two and cozy enough for just one, the Waco Bi-Plane offers a spacious front bench seat for you and a guest while the back seat is reserved for the pilot who also serves as your own personal tour guide.
Then it’s time to take flight and experience incredible vantage points of the city. With three different Waco Bi-plane Tours to choose from, each tour flies you east over Dutchman’s Pass through the historical Boulder City before circling over Black Canyon and the Hoover Dam. You’ll then head west, where you’ll see the gorgeous Lake Las Vegas and the Strip with Red Rock State Park and Mount Charleston in the background.
Waco Hoover Dam Tour – With stunning aerial views of the Hoover Dam, see the modern marvel like never before. The flight will also take you north to see the stunning Lake Mead National Recreation Area, where you’ll also be able to admire the beauty of the Mojave dessert.
Waco Las Vegas Area Tour – Experience a more in-depth view of Las Vegas and the surrounding desert as the Waco Las Vegas Area Tour flies you to area’s of the city you may have never heard of. After taking in the breathtaking sights of Red Rock State Park and Mount Charleston, you’ll head towards the quaint town of Blue Diamond and over the Sloan mine just outside of the city limits. The last part of your journey takes you over the southern tip of the city before returning to the airport.
The Las Vegas VIP Night Lights Tour – As the name implies, this tour will fly you over the city for spectacular views of the bright lights of the Strip at night. Perfect for a romantic date night, this 30-minute adventure begins with a complimentary limo pick-up from your hotel or residence. On the ride to the airport sip on a glass of champagne as you get ready to view the Strip like you never have before!
And to ensure you never forget your aerial tour, all flights feature an in-flight high definition video system that records your journey, so you have the option to take the experience home with you.
You can find discounted Waco Bi-Plane Tour tickets right here on Best of Vegas.