SkyPod at The STRAT – tickets, prices, discounts, timings, what to expect, FAQs

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The city of Las Vegas has cemented its status as the ultimate hub for unparalleled entertainment, vibrant nightlife, and a myriad of sensory delights, offering an experience customized to the very essence of human indulgence.

The Vegas Strip is legendary for its excess and extravagance, and the city is teeming with iconic and revered landmarks.

On the northern edge of the Vegas Strip stands the towering beacon of Las Vegas, granting you the opportunity to absorb the dazzling expanse of the city in one breathtaking panoramic view – the STRAT Tower.

Standing at a stunning 350 meters (1149 feet) tall, the STRAT Tower is the greatest vantage point in all of Vegas and is a hub of adventure sporting, photography, and world-class dining.

This article covers everything you must know before booking tickets.

Ticket
# SkyJump Las Vegas at The STRAT Tower Ticket
# The STRAT Tower Observation Deck Ticket

Where to book tickets

The STRAT Tower Observation Deck Ticket is available online and at the Tower’s booking counter.

Online ticket prices tend to be cheaper than tickets at the venue.

When you buy online, you can avoid the long queues at the attraction’s ticket counters.

When you book early, you also get your preferred time slot.

Because some attractions sell a limited number of tickets, during peak days they may sell out. Booking early also helps avoid last-minute disappointments.

How do online tickets work

Go to The STRAT Tower Vegas ticket booking page, and select a date for your visit, followed by the number of tickets and book.

Once you complete the bookings, tickets will be mailed to you.

You do not need to carry printouts.

Show the e-ticket on your smartphone at the entrance and walk in. Carry a valid ID.

SkyPod at The STRAT ticket cost

For the STRAT Tower Observation Deck , the ticket price for all ages above 13 ranges from US$24 to US$34.

The SkyJump Las Vegas at The STRAT Tower Ticket prices for all ages above 14 is US$134.

SkyPod at The STRAT tickets

Here are the following tours you can choose from for planning your trip to the Vegas.

The STRAT Tower Observation Deck tickets

The STRAT Tower Observation Deck
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With this ticket, you can get admission to the STRAT Tower’s inner and outer observation deck at levels 108 and 109.

You also have the option to select the unlimited rides pass, which will give you access to the Big Shot and X-Scream Ride.

The Big Shot Ride is at Level 108, while the X-Scream Ride is at Level 109.

You can purchase food and drinks at the 108 Eats eatery and 108 Bar. Food and drinks are not included with the tour tickets.

Guests must be at least 48 inches tall to ride Big Shot and 52 inches tall to ride X-Scream.

The rides are not suitable for people with any physical or mental ailments.

Ticket Prices

Observation Deck Pass: US$24-US$34
Unlimited Rides Pass: US$59

SkyJump Las Vegas at The STRAT Tower tickets

SkyJump Las Vegas at The STRAT Tower
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Tickets to this tour will allow you to be a part of the thrilling SkyJump experience at the STRAT Tower – a thrilling open-air leap from the height of 253 meters (829 feet).

The controlled descent is at a breathtaking speed of 45 mph (72 kph), and the Guinness World Records recognises the experience as the tallest commercial decelerator facility in the world.

The Sky Jump experience takes place from level 108 of the Tower.

You will receive a safety briefing before your jump and be equipped with all the world-class safety equipment and jumpsuits by professionals.

The tour ticket does not include food, drink, and photo packages.

For a small fee, you can add accessories and recording devices to your jump, such as a wrist camera.

You will not be allowed to carry a recording device.

The minimum age requirement for the jump is 14 years.

Participants must be at least 52 inches (132 cm) tall, and their weight should not exceed 265 pounds (120 kg).

Ticket Prices: US$134


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SkyPod at The STRAT restaurants

SkyPod at The STRAT restaurants
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At the summit of the tower, more than 244 meters (800 feet) above the Las Vegas Strip, sits the Top of the World restaurant.

This restaurant stands out due to its revolving design, which offers patrons amazing 360-degree views of the Las Vegas skyline while they eat.

Approximately every 80 minutes, the restaurant completes a full revolution, providing constantly shifting views of the dazzling cityscape.

The cuisine at the Top of the World restaurant is often described as sophisticated American fare, focusing on an indulgent and lavish dining experience.

The menu includes steaks, seafood, and other upscale selections.

It’s strongly advised to make reservations, especially if you want to get a seat with the greatest views.

A strict upscale dress code is enforced.

The restaurant is open everyday from 4.30 pm to 11.30 pm.

Opening hours of STRAT Tower

The observation decks at STRAT Tower welcome visitors daily from 10 am to 1 am.

The thrill rides, such as Big Shot and X-Scream, run from 2 pm to 10 pm.

The Sky Jump experience runs from 2 pm to 10 pm Monday through Thursday and 12 pm to 10 pm Friday through Sunday.

How long does the SkyPod at The STRAT take

For Tower, it is recommended to budget around 3-4 hours.

There are two observation decks, multiple thrill rides, a commercial decelerator, restaurants, and an air bar, providing visitors with a lot of entertainment and culinary options once inside the tower.

Best time to visit STRAT Tower

While the observation decks open at 10 am, the best time to visit the STRAT Tower is at 2 pm when the rides open.

The rush is relatively low, and you won’t have to jostle for space and put yourself through long elevator queues.

Sunset hour is ideal for a visit as you can see the glistening city transition from day to a dazzling night, but it usually attracts the highest number of crowds.

FAQs about the SkyPod at the STRAT

Here are a few frequently asked questions about the STRAT Tower:

Is the STRAT Tower disability friendly?

Yes, STRAT Tower has wheelchair access.
 
Motorized scooters are also available for rent, and service animals are permitted.

What are the Big Shot Ride requirements at the STRAT Tower?

Guests must be at least 48 inches (122 cm) tall to ride the Big Shot.
 
This high-speed ride experience with high vertical g-forces at an elevated height is not recommended for people with physical or mental limitations.

What are the X-Scream ride requirements at the STRAT Tower?

Guests must be at least 52 inches (132 cm) tall to ride X-Scream.
 
This ride has vertical and horizontal jarring motions at an elevated height and is not recommended for people with physical or mental limitations.

What are the Sky-Jump requirements at the STRAT Tower?

Guests must be 14 or older.
 
All riders between 14 to 17 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who must sign an authorisation waiver.
 
The guest must be 52 inches (132 cm) or taller.
 
The maximum weight allowance is 265 lbs (120 kg).

Does the SkyPod at The STRAT have a dress code?

While most attractions at the Tower do not enforce a dress code, the Top of the World restaurant on floor 106 enforces strict upscale dress requirements.
 
The restaurant does not allow sleeveless tees and tops, shorts, or excessively revealing clothing.

What to expect at SkyPod at The STRAT

Let high-speed elevators whisk you away at a whirlwind pace to the topmost observation deck as you watch the dazzling city of Vegas unfold before you.

Step out onto the hypnotic outdoor observation deck at level 109, lying at 264 meters (866 feet), and watch all-encompassing views of the fabled city from the POV of a bird, feeling the wind in your face.

Take part in one of the most thrilling attractions in Vegas, the highly acclaimed and much-feared ride, ‘X-Scream’.

The X-Scream propels you over the tower’s edge from 264 meters (866 feet) and dangles you weightlessly before hurling you back in, much like a see-saw.

Capture a memorable selfie at the peak of Las Vegas on level 112, perched at an astounding altitude of 277 meters (909 feet).

Throw yourself into the thrilling Big Shot ride, which will catapult you 160 feet up the tower mast at 45mph (72 kph) to a height of 330 meters (1081 feet).

If you manage to pay attention during the pangs of exhilaration and gleeful terror that you will certainly experience, you will manage to see Vegas like never before.

Leave the inclement weather behind and watch the panoramic setting of the radiant city from the safety of glass walls in the inner observation deck.

The two-level indoor and outdoor deck offers attractions for everyone, including interactive video maps and elegant retail stores.

Grab a bite of gourmet sandwiches, ice cream, and cookies at 108 Eats, the eatery on level 108.

Indulge in a hand-crafted cocktail in the sleek, modern air bar on level 108, the 108 Drinks.

Immortalize your experience in the delights of Sin City with the Sky Jump, a level 108 thrill ride that will have you plummeting toward the ground after leaping off from 253 meters (829 feet).

The Sky Jump harness will then decelerate your fall near the ground to give you a safe and soft landing while your loved ones watch and cheer.

This daredevil decelerator facility is the highest commercial decelerator in the world, certified by the Guinness World Records.

Experience international fine dining at the Level 108 ‘Top Of The World’ restaurant.

The elegant restaurant revolves 360 degrees every 80 minutes, coupling unmatched city views with an upscale dining experience.

How to reach SkyPod at The STRAT

The STRAT Tower is located at the Northern End of the famous Vegas Strip.

Address: 2000 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89104, United States. Get Directions.

The STRAT Tower is well-connected with all forms of public transportation.

By Bus

Nb Las Vegas After Sahara is a 3-minute walk from the STRAT Tower.

Wb Sahara After Las Vegas is a 4-minute walk and Sb Paradise Before Sahara is a 6-minute walk from the Tower.

By Train

The Sls Monorail station is an 8-minute walk from the STRAT Tower.

By Car

Put your starting point here to navigate to the Skypod at The STRAT.

Rideshare and taxi options are easily available in Vegas.

There are parking spots in the vicinity.  

Sources
# Tripadvisor.com
# Thestrat.com
# Wikipedia.org

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