The World’s Tallest Observation Wheel
The historic Las Vegas skyline has changed with the World’s Tallest Observation Wheel, the High Roller at the LINQ. Soar 550 feet above the center of the Las Vegas Strip on the High Roller, the world’s 2nd tallest observation wheel. With sweeping 360-degree views of the Las Vegas Valley and The Strip, the wheel takes 30 minutes to complete one revolution and features 28 spacious, enclosed cabins to accommodate up to 40 guests. The High Roller has received the 2019 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Badge.
Enjoy amazing views of the entire city, including all those gorgeous surrounding mountains. Take in the breathtaking scenery during the day or see the city lights. The High Roller is a great idea for date night as well. Check out some other date night ideas in out post 10 Best Cheap Date Nights. There are plenty of options for day and night rides, and options for family adventures as well. You can see online ticket prices here.
High Roller Ride Options
Happy 1/2 Hour– It’s back! Open bar in the sky. Beat the heat and take a 30-minute ride in a fully air-conditioned Happy Half Hour cabin. Your ticket includes the ride and an open bar inside the cabin! Must be 21 or older with a valid ID to ride in a Happy Half Hour cabin. Tickets: Happy ½ hour Anytime: $62
Chocolate Tasting– Postponed until further notice. Enjoy handcrafted chocolates from Las Vegas-based Ethel M Chocolates paired with a glass of wine while taking in the amazing views. This uniquely crafted experience takes guests on a journey of flavors and sights. Led by a chocolatier ambassador, guests sample handcrafted chocolates and learn about the origins and creation of each piece.
Special Events & Groups– Round up your friends and raise a toast to your festivities with special event packages for bachelor or bachelorette parties, birthdays, reunions and more. Choose from half-hour to hour-long High Roller rides with amenities like Champagne toasts, an open bar with a private bartender, appetizers, desserts, custom music and even disco lights for your own private nightclub experience. For special ticket rates and package pricing, contact Group Sales at (702) 322-0537 or email HighRollerSales@caesars.com.
Discounts at the High Roller
Tickets online for the High Roller daytime run $25 for General Adult Day tickets, $10 for kids. Anytime tickets for Adults for $36, and Kids are $20. Here are the discounts you can get at the High Roller:
- Hotel Package Discounts for rooms and High Roller tickets are available at the Linq, Flamingo, and Harrah’s Las Vegas.
- Local Special: Nevada Residents always receive 20% off standard ticket prices with a valid Nevada ID.
- Military Special: Receive $5 off with your US Military ID at the box office.
The High Roller at the LINQ is located at 3535 Las Vegas Blvd South, right in the center of it all. Current hours are: Mon-Thurs: 2pm-12am and Fri-Sun: 12pm-12am. Daytime rates end at 5:59pm.
While you’re there, why not add to the fun? Located just steps from the High Roller is Fly LINQ. The FLY LINQ Zipline is an adrenaline fueled and electrifying sky-high experience for thrill-seekers looking for an exhilarating ride! Fly at the speed of fun 12 stories above The LINQ Promenade on the Strip’s only zipline experience, FLY LINQ. The zipline is open daily from 2pm-10pm.
Grab your big kids and ride the zipline together. Tickets range from $43-$46 with discounts for NV residents, Seniors & Military. Or check out this Groupon for their current discount.
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*Above photos courtesy High Roller Facebook page.
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