Atlantic City offers the best in gaming along with stellar attractions, tax-free shopping, spectacular nightlife and delicious dining the perfect setting for the best vacation experience. Take a stroll on the iconic world-famous Boardwalk and visit the eclectic shops, amusement piers and pick up some original salt water taffy and experience why more than 21 million visitors visit our seaside city every year!
Steel Pier is a perfect place for your group event. Packages are available with casino and non-casino properties. Whether it’s a family reunion, birthday party, or another special celebration, Steel Pier will custom-design your event to make it unique and memorable, enjoy thrill rides, family entertainment and some of the best boardwalk fare on the East Coast.
Lucy the Elephant, originally named “Elephant Bazaar” was built in 1881. Lucy stands six stories tall and weighs 90 tons. In 1976, she was designated as a National Historic Landmark. Lucy has been dubbed as the Oldest Roadside Attraction in America. She is the World’s Largest Elephant.
Hop aboard Atlantic City Cruises for a fun-filled ocean/ bay cruise or the 1 Dolphin Watching Adventure featured on The Weather Channel and NY Times. Cruises depart daily April- November. Free motor coach parking and a full beverage service is available.
Tanger Outlets, The Walk welcomes you to our Atlantic City Destination. We invite you to make a day of shopping part of your itinerary. Tanger even offers special services for groups of 15 or more with Complimentary Coupon Books, Merchandise Rewards and Gift Card Bonus (One hour minimum stay required).
Take an amazing journey into time and above it all as you ascend the 228 steps of the Absecon Lighthouse, one of the oldest lighthouses in the country. You’ll see breathtaking views of the Atlantic City skyline and up top you’ll come face-to-face with the original first-order Fresnel Lens, first lit in 1857.
Ideas for First Time Visitors:
- Stroll The Old Wooden Way, the Atlantic City Boardwalk
- Take a chance with Lady Luck in one of our 8 Casino Resorts
- Dip your toes in the Atlantic Ocean
- Tax-Free shopping in over 100 outlets, within walking distance of the Boardwalk
- Dine at a celebrity chef restaurant, we have many to choose from!
Ideas for Repeat Visitors:
- Historic Gardner’s Basin, dolphin watching, fishing, aquarium and crafter cottages
- Steel Pier, oldest amusement pier on the East Coast, featuring a soon to be completed observation wheel
- Historic Town of Smithville, cobblestone streets, eateries and shops
- Absecon Lighthouse, tallest in New Jersey and 3rd tallest in the United States
- Golf enthusiasts, there are 22 golf courses around Atlantic City from beginner to expert
Atlantic City Comedy Club brings you the best show in town every weekend. Catch the funniest comedians from New Jersey, Philadelphia and New York right here in Atlantic City! We are located right off the boardwalk in Playground Pier, and are a great start or end to your night on the town. Consistently rated as the best comedy club in Atlantic City, we always bring you an evening full of fun and laughs. With:
Stars from the original cast of the Broadway smash hit musical! This is not the Rock of Ages play.
Broadway’s Rock of Ages Band was built around the party and the rock hits from the glam, metal bands of the ‘80’s, including songs by artists such as Bon Jovi, Foreigner, Joan Jett, Styx, Pat Benatar and many more! Catch the cast of the Broadway smash hit as they close down Totally ’80’s Month.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride through Atlantic City. Situated on the historic Absecon Island and home to nearly 40,000 people, you’ll discover where to go and what to do while visiting our great city. Best known as the “Welcome Tour of AC,” you will be introduced to its charming neighborhoods, landmarks, and historic sites. This tour includes 50 points of interest in this 17.4 square mile resort. You will be treated to a historical narrative of today and yesterday, salt water taffy, area meal coupons, professional tour guide and host, and citywide transportation.
Academy: Academy Bus, the largest privately owned and operated transportation company in the US, has been serving the Northeast region for over 40 years. Known industry-wide, for our customer service and well maintained, new equipment we have set standards for ground transportation from Boston to Washington, DC.
Greyhound: Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,800 destinations across North America with a modern, environmentally friendly fleet. It has become an American icon, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to nearly 18 million passengers each year in the United States and Canada.
Great American Trolley Company: Great American Trolley offers safe transportation that’s fun to ride as well as complete transportation management.
Stouts Transportation: Our coach bus rentals can accommodate small group travel in an affordable minibus charter. Our larger coach buses can accommodate 55+ passengers visiting all the tourist attractions you can find. Stouts coach for hire service will help you select the best charter bus rentals for your next group getaway.
Distance from Major Airports
- ACY: Atlantic City International Airport (to downtown Atlantic City) – 13 miles
- Philadelphia International Airport (to downtown Atlantic City) – 64.3 miles
- Newark International Airport (to downtown Atlantic City) – 120 miles
Local Tour Guides
A1 Tours: A1 Tours offers tours of historic attractions in the Atlantic City and southern NJ area. The “Family Fun Day,” “Ultimate Wine & Dine,” the “Sightseers/Shoppers Delight ” and the “Nature & Eco” tours are certain to delight the entire family. Leaving from Brighton Park in Atlantic City.
Atlantic City Trolley Tours: Fully-guided sightseeing trolley tours showcase the region’s exciting attractions. Delightful tours feature stops at the Absecon Lighthouse, Atlantic City Aquarium, James Saltwater Taffy Factory, Cape May and more.
Customized group tours available. Tours are operated by the Great American Trolley Company. Rent a trolley for your event and ride in style!