How to Spend a Family Vacation in Atlantic City

As summer is approaching you may start thinking about planning a summer vacation. With Atlantic City being close and relatively reasonable it makes a great spot for vacation. Don’t worry there is more than gambling to make it a family vacation.

The Tropicana offers a family fun center. You and your children can enjoy over 50 arcade games. You can also challenge each other in air hockey and have skeeball competitions. Each game spits out tickets to redeem for a prize. It is great for the whole family and is also a great way for children to have fun if you want to spend time on the casino floor.

During the summer Atlantic City’s Steel Pier Amusements are open. Everyone can enjoy roller coasters, a Ferris wheel, carousel, and more. For the adventurous members in the family they can experience the sling shot. The sling shot shoots you up in the air going at 100 miles per hour. Steel Pier also offers arcade and carnival games for the whole family to enjoy.

Are you looking to spend time out on the water? Book a spot with Atlantic City Cruises for a dolphin watch.  The cruise allows you to tour Atlantic City with the chance of seeing dolphins jumping out of the bay or ocean.

If you are interested in marine life other than dolphins take a trip to the Atlantic City aquarium. You will have the chance to touch tropical sharks and sting rays. The aquarium is a great rainy day activity during a family vacation Atlantic City. It is also a great way to learn about New Jersey’s Coastal Marine Environment.

Shopping is another option to do on a family vacation in Atlantic City. Atlantic City offers the Tanger outlets and the Pier at Caesars. The outlets are your favorite stores such as Toys R US, American Eagle, Pac Sun, Loft, The Children’s Place, and more. The pier is higher end stores such as Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Swarovski, and more. It is a great place for children to go however as there is a candy store that offers giant bars, frozen yogurt, and miniature golf.

Atlantic City is a great family vacation spot. There are unlimited things to do that are great for the whole family!

You may also like...