The Perfect One Day in Atlantic City - Travel Itinerary


Known for its resorts, casinos, and world famous boardwalk, Atlantic City is about as quintessential Jersey Shore as it gets! And being a short car or train ride away from cities like New York and Philadelphia, it makes for a perfect summer day trip! For that reason, we’ve put together this itinerary for the perfect day in Atlantic City. Hope you enjoy!


*Be sure to watch our “1 Day in Atlantic City” for a closer look at our time on the Jersey Shore!


Let's get to it...


9:00am: Breakfast

  • Gilchrist (3050 Pacific Ave)

  • Brittany’s Cafe (4313 Ventnor Ave)

  • Kelsey & Kim's Southern Cafe (201 Melrose Ave)


10:30am: Explore Boardwalk


Notable Stops:

  • Fralinger's Original Salt Water Taffy (1401-1449, Boardwalk)

  • Kennedy Plaza

  • Chicken Bone Beach

  • In The Line of Duty Memorial

  • New Jersey Korean War Memorial

  • Central Pier Arcade

  • Steel Pier

  • Warner Theater

  • Atlantic City Historical Museum


12:30pm: Lunch

  • White House Sub Shop (1000 Boardwalk - Inside the Hard Rock Casino)

  • Tony Boloney’s (300 Oriental Ave)

  • Bill's Gyro & Souvlaki (1607 Boardwalk)


2:00pm: Beach Time!


6:00pm: Steel Pier (1000 Boardwalk)


7:30pm: Dinner

  • Doc’s Oyster House (2405 Atlantic Ave)

  • Tony’s Baltimore Grill (2800 Atlantic Ave)

  • Back Bay Ale House (800 N New Hampshire Ave)


9pm: Hit the Casino’s


Notable Stops:

  • Hard Rock

  • Tropicana

  • Caesars

  • Bally’s

  • Ocean Resort


And just like that, your perfect day on the Jersey Shore has come to an end! We hope that this itinerary was helpful in planning your time in Atlantic City!