Enjoy a Half-day in Henderson!
Wondering what to do with ½ a day? We got you!
The day may only be half, but the fun is sure to be full! Below are our suggestions of what you can do in the small amount of time you are in Henderson. Pick one, maybe even two if you can, then just plan on visiting us again for the rest!
Henderson Lip Smacking Foodie Tour– 3 hours
Get to know Nevada’s second largest city in a most delicious way. On this Lip Smacking Foodie Tour, you will explore Henderson’s under-the-radar culinary scene with its roster of talented chefs. Experience as many as four signature dishes at 3 to 4 of the city’s most dynamic establishments – all with VIP service. Perfect for groups, this 3-hour tour with customizable start time, makes networking easy and fun, as attendees can sit next to different people at each venue.
Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve – 1-2 hours
Home to thousands of migratory waterfowl as well as numerous resident desert birds, the Henderson Bird Preserve includes nine ponds available for birding, surrounded by both paved and soft surfaces. With the landscape changing with the seasons, you will forget you are in the Nevada desert at this tranquil spot. Walk around the Preserve at your leisure or enjoy a guided tour, either way, the views are breathtaking.
Clark County Heritage Museum – 1-2 hours
Time travel anyone? This 30-acre museum features a modern exhibit hall with a timeline display about southern Nevada from pre-historic to modern times and a collection of restored historic buildings that depict daily life from different decades in Southern Nevada.
Sky Ace Combat – 2 hours
Feel the need for speed? Get your extreme adrenaline rush at Sky Combat Ace where you’re not just a passenger, you’re the pilot! Offering a variety of adventures specifically designed to get your adrenaline pumping, every thrill-seeker will leave here feeling energized and possibly wanting to change their name to Goose or Maverick.
Cowabunga Bay Water Park – 4-5 hours (seasonal)
Bring back your childhood memories with the scent of chlorine and sunscreen and enjoy a day at the waterpark. Voted Best waterpark in Southern Nevada, Cowabunga Bay features over 20 water slides, pools and activities, a perfect place for parents to cool off while the kids burn that vacation energy.
Flightlinez Zipline Tours – 3-4 hours
Take a journey across the scenic desert landscape and vast blue skies at Flightlinez Zipline Tours. As you soar at speeds of up to 50 mph, keep your eyes open for wildlife sightings such as red-tail hawks, chuckwallas and bighorn sheep. A perfect excursion for adrenaline junkies and nature lovers alike.
Rail Explorers – 2 hours
Enjoy an exciting 4-mile downhill ride (don’t worry, you get a ride back uphill) through the Nevada desert on a pedal-powered railbike. This unique activity is fun for all ages and includes a ride in a historic train and entry to the Nevada State Railroad Museum. Bring a snack and a drink to enjoy at the rail-side picnic area.