Nevada ranks among the top tourist destinations in the U.S.A., and it's no wonder. It boasts breathtaking vistas, excellent shopping, and the Neon Capital of the World itself, Las Vegas.
But did you know about Primm, Nevada? Only 40 miles south of Las Vegas, Primm is a hidden gem destination. It has long been a popular stop for those traveling between Southern California and Las Vegas, and no wonder. Visitors to Primm can have it all.
Want to immerse yourself in world-class artwork? Check. Want to shop designer goods at exceptional prices? Check. How about getting your adrenaline pumping? Double check! There's a little bit of everything good in Primm, and if that sounds right for you, then it's time to go beyond the neon and check out these four fabulous attractions.
Seven Magic Mountains
Seven Magic Mountains is a breathtaking experience with enough majesty and whimsy to amaze even the most jaded visitor. Renowned Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone created this towering sculpture with the support of the Nevada Museum of Art in 2016. It was originally only meant to stand for two years, but overwhelming popularity led the Bureau of Land Management to issue an extension to 2021. A quick scroll through #7magicmountains on Instagram shows just how stunning this installation is. Give your vacation photos some magic by paying a visit!
If bargain hunting is what you're after, then you're going to love the Prizm Outlets. You can shop such high end brands as Kate Spade, Coach, and Tommy Hilfiger. If after a while you want to take a break from shopping, consider a stroll through the mall to admire the one-of-a-kind artwork. The halls are filled with colorful murals and installations, making this destination another ideal photo-op.
For adrenaline junkies, the dry Ivanpah Lake offers up speed demon thrills. This barren lakebed is internationally renowned for wind sailing. Visitors have a chance to reach speeds over 100 mph, but good luck breaking the world land speed record set here—an incredible 126.1 mph! The Ivanpah dry lake bed is one of the premier kite buggy and landsailing spots in the country.
There's something for everyone to discover on the road to Primm Nevada. From thrills to deals and art to exploration, you're sure to have a good time. So if you're planning a vacation to Las Vegas, take time to explore this hidden gem. You're sure to get some amazing memories there—not to mention some incredible selfies.