14 days in New Jersey Itinerary

14 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey holiday planner

©
Make it your trip
Drive
1
Princeton
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Wildwood
— 5 nights
Drive
3
Beach Haven, Long Beach Island
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Asbury Park
— 3 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24

Princeton

— 3 nights

College Town

Best known as the home of Princeton University, the town of Princeton centers around the Ivy League school and its stone, vine-covered buildings.
Change things up with these side-trips from Princeton: Natirar Park (in Peapack-Gladstone), Bamboo Brook Outdoor Education Center (in Chester) and Duke Farms (in Hillsborough). Next up on the itinerary: gain insight at Princeton University, stroll through Stoney Brook-Millstone Watershed, stroll around Mercer County Park, and make a trip to Artworks Trenton.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Princeton using our trip planner.

New York City to Princeton is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July in Princeton, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 68°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Wildwood.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Wildwood

— 5 nights
Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Wildwood: Ocean City Boardwalk (in Ocean City) and Atlantic City (Atlantic City Boardwalk, Harrah's Atlantic City Casino, &more). There's much more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for gifts at Kona Surf Co., explore the galleries of Emlen Physick Estate, and enjoy the sea views from Cape May Lighthouse.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Wildwood trip builder site.

You can drive from Princeton to Wildwood in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram and bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. July in Wildwood sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Beach Haven.

Things to do in Wildwood

Parks · Outdoors · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Beach Haven, Long Beach Island

— 2 nights
Beach Haven is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States, that is located on Long Beach Island (LBI) and borders the Atlantic Ocean. On the 14th (Wed), kick back and relax at Ship Bottom Beach, immerse yourself in nature at Barnegat Lighthouse State Park, and then try out the rides at Fantasy Island Amusement Park. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, get engrossed in the history at Long Beach Island Historical Museum, and then head outdoors with Black Pearl Pirate Excursion.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Beach Haven trip itinerary app.

Drive from Wildwood to Beach Haven in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Beach Haven are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Asbury Park.

Things to do in Beach Haven

Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Asbury Park

— 3 nights
Asbury Park is a city in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, located on the Jersey Shore and part of the New York City Metropolitan Area. Venture out of the city with trips to Jackson (Six Flags Hurricane Harbor & Six Flags Great Adventure). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Asbury Park Boardwalk, admire all the interesting features of Point Pleasant Beach, look for gifts at Cheese on Main, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Grove Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Asbury Park trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Beach Haven to Asbury Park takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Asbury Park

Beaches · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

3.9
Casinos · Shopping Malls · Beaches
The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.