Tourism offers many possibilities to travel and to see the world and not only to see the main cities. Sometimes, thematic routes are also organized or programmed to get to know different enclaves or types of monuments, such as cathedrals or monuments. They are routes that offer a wide range of options. And why not travel the world to see the best casinos from an architectural, historical and monumental point of view? Although it may seem that they are buildings of little interest, they are not. There are casinos of great beauty. In addition, the proposals go far beyond Las Vegas, which is the epicenter of these types of centers. Here we propose some options to consider.
We will begin our route through the most important casinos in the world in that epicenter with a visit to Las Vegas to make a stop at the Bellagio Casino . Really, any casino in this city is worth visiting, but this one has a number of elements that make it special.
Not surprisingly, it is one of the most important and well-known in Las Vegas and in the entire world. This casino is rated five diamonds , allowing the highest stakes in the world to be placed.
This casino was opened in 1998 and measures more than 10,000 square meters. Among its main attractions is the artificial lake in which there is a show of lights, water and music. And, of course, it can be played on its more than 2,300 slot machines , roulettes or dice, among many other games.
One of the most beautiful and most spectacular casinos as well as famous is that of Monte Carlo . It is a building that is a must-see when visiting the Côte d’Azur and areas like Monaco .
This casino opened its doors in 1863, being built by Charles Garnier , who was also the architect responsible for other emblematic buildings such as the Paris Opera.
The casino has a certain imperial air , which is based on French academicism. Among the elements that attract the most attention are its large facade and, of course, its interior because there are around 1,000 slot machines , roulette wheels and tables of different games, apart from private rooms.
The route also leads to a stop in Venice to visit the Ca’Vendramin Calergi Casino . Located in the palace of the fifteenth century of the same name, hosts since 1959 the old casino of Venice, being the oldest home game in Italy, Europe and the world after its inauguration in 1638.
This casino is also one of the most beautiful for its location on the Grand Canal. Inside the palace, which is in the Renaissance style, there are slot machines, roulette or poker, among many other games.
And, for art lovers, do not leave without seeing the Wagner Museum , which houses and in which there are authentic artistic gems . Also the game rooms are very rich in art. A must see is the Golden Hearts room for its carved leather upholstery or the Royal Room with inlays.
Also on the Asian continent there are interesting casinos like the Venetian , in Macau . Its building is inspired by The Venetian, in Las Vegas. This casino has the particularity of being the largest in the world, thanks to the fact that it has an area of about 51,000 square meters just for the gaming area.
This casino is recognized as one of the most luxurious in the world, also having a show room , shops and 3,000 rooms on its 39 floors high.
We finish the tour at the Baden-Baden Casino, which is located on the outskirts of the Black Forest in Germany. This center was inaugurated in 1824, being one of the oldest in the country.
It is also considered one of the most beautiful for its entrance, the Corinthian columns and its neoclassical interior in which there are extravagant paintings and sculptures with which it tries to evoke the style of palaces such as that of Versailles in France.