With the advancement of technology has come the opportunity to play casino games online or on your phone – but if you’re seeking the bright lights of a real-life casino, why not couple this with a spot of travel?
Some of the best casino locations in the world double up as must-visit destinations. To help you when booking your next trip, we’ve put together this list of the top five best cities in the world to visit if you love casinos.
The iconic city. Known the world over for its bright lights and famous strip brimming with casinos, luxury hotels and endless entertainment, Las Vegas is the pinnacle of casino tourism.
There is a myriad of casinos to choose from along the strip, depending on your interests. If you’re a Poker enthusiast then head to the Bellagio, Caesars Palace if you’re looking for a spot of sports betting.
However, if you’re not a seasoned gambler and you want to try your hand at a few different things without being too serious then the MGM Grand is for you.
The allure of Sin City isn’t just in the casinos though – you can hop on a gondola at The Venetian Hotel, marvel at the fountain show at the Bellagio Resort or ride the roller coaster in and around the New York New York hotel.
This is the prime casino location for people on America’s east coast! While it’s not Vegas, Atlantic City has many casinos to offer and oodles of attractions to fully pack your trip.
Not only is this New Jersey destination full of casinos, but it also boasts a gorgeous coastal location. Walk along the famous Atlantic City Boardwalk and admire the breathtaking ocean views on one side and a glittering backdrop on the other.
At just an hour’s drive from Philadelphia and an hour’s drive away from New York, a visit to Atlantic City can also be paired with an east coast adventure.
You may be surprised, but London is actually home to some of the best casinos in the world. You’ll never run out of things to do on a trip to England’s capital, there are so many iconic attractions to visit, gorgeous places to eat and activities to experience.
If you want to make visiting casinos one of your activities then you have many to choose from. For a taste of the largest casino in the UK, make your way to Leicester Square and the Hippodrome. Whatever you’re looking for, there are many options.
The home of the glamourous super-rich, Monte Carlo has everything you need if you’re searching for a location exuding luxury. This French Riviera destination entices people from all over the world each year as it hosts the Formula One Grand Prix, so if you’re also a car enthusiast, time your visit to coincide with this event.
The magnificent Monte-Carlo casino is also a huge draw for tourists to the district. Channel your inner James Bond character and dress for the occasion. Much of Casino Royale was filmed in the casino, so you can order your Martini shaken, not stirred, and try your hand at Poker.
The ‘Las Vegas of Asia’, this region off the south coast of China is home to the largest casino in the world – the Venetian Macau. The casino trade in Macau has actually made it one of the richest regions in Eastern Asia, however, there’s so much ancient culture to soak up too, making this the perfect destination to visit. It’s even just 45 minutes away from Hong Kong via a bus over the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge if you’d like to take a day trip.