Atlantic City is home to the nation’s largest boardwalk, as well as award-winning spas and streets dotted with public art. Here are some fun things to do, see and eat in the city.
It’s easy to get captivated inside, enjoying all the fun that casinos have to offer, but don’t forget to get out and walk the promenade, which holds the title of oldest and longest. from the country. Stretching over six kilometers, the promenade is lined with more than 90 shops and restaurants. Be sure to sample Fralinger’s saltwater taffy, an Atlantic City staple. The Steel Pier is another must visit, with rides, games, and the 227-foot-high observation wheel.
Get the best view of the city skyline on an exhilarating parasailing ride off the coast. Founded in 2010, Atlantic City Parasail offers adventures all day, 8 am to 6:30 pm; guests soar up to 500 feet above the Atlantic Ocean.
Atlantic City is full of art. Take a walking tour or board the Jitney to see the more than 60 murals that line the city streets, most of which were created by local artists as part of Atlantic City‘s 48 Blocks Mural Program Arts Foundation.
Rest and reset
Spas of America voted the Ocean Casino Resort’s Exhale Spa and Bathhouse as the best place to relax in the state. The property’s menu offers facials, massages and body treatments; a Himalayan salt cave and a zen salon complete the spa package.
Treat yourself to Bar 32, a bar bean chocolate factory in the heart of the city’s trendy Orange Loop district. The chocolate infused desserts and cocktails are made on site from Tanzanian cocoa. Sample local delicacies like the flourless chocolate cake, thick sliced ââbacon dipped in ganache, and spiked chocolate martini.