31 days in New Jersey & New York City Itinerary

31 days in New Jersey & New York City Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Philadelphia International Airport, Drive to Cherry Hill
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Cherry Hill
— 5 nights
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Cape May
— 5 nights
Drive
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Toms River
— 4 nights
Drive
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Vernon
— 5 nights
Drive
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New York City
— 10 nights
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Cherry Hill

— 5 nights
Cherry Hill is a township in Camden County, New Jersey, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cherry Hill: Bury The Hatchet Bensalem - Axe Throwing (in Bensalem), Bury The Hatchet Princeton - Axe Throwing (in Lawrenceville) and Power Line Trail (in Horsham). There's still lots to do: stroll around Grounds For Sculpture, stroll through Stoney Brook-Millstone Watershed, experience rural life at Silver Fox Farm Alpacas, and explore the world behind art at Princeton University Art Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Cherry Hill online trip planner.

Auckland, New Zealand to Cherry Hill is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -17 hour difference. When traveling from Auckland in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Cherry Hill, with highs around 22°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cape May.

Things to do in Cherry Hill

Parks · Fun & Games · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cape May

— 5 nights

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Venture out of the city with trips to Absolute Cycle Experience (in Millville), Ocean City (Downtown Ocean City & Parasailing & Paragliding) and Ventnor City Beach (in Ventnor City). The adventure continues: relax in the rural setting at Jersey Shore Alpacas, test your problem-solving skills at Escape AC - Escape Rooms, head outdoors with EcoVentures, and explore the galleries of World War II Lookout Tower.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Cape May journey planner.

You can drive from Cherry Hill to Cape May in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. October in Cape May sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Toms River.

Things to do in Cape May

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Toms River

— 4 nights
Featured in "Jersey Shore" and "Boardwalk Empire," Toms River boasts a community that is growing in popularity.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Toms River: Peddler's Village (in Lahaska), Washington Crossing Historic Park (in Washington Crossing) and Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville). And it doesn't end there: have fun at Silverball Retro Arcade Asbury Park, kick back and relax at 8th Ave Jetty, stroll around Veterans Park, and experience rural life at Bullock Farms.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Toms River trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Cape May to Toms River in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Cape May in October, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in Toms River. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Vernon.

Things to do in Toms River

Parks · Fun & Games · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Vernon

— 5 nights
Vernon Township is a township in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. Explore Vernon's surroundings by going to Motorcyclepedia Museum (in Newburgh), New Paltz (DM Weil Gallery & Twin Star Orchards) and Minnewaska State Park Preserve (in Kerhonkson). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lakota Wolf Preserve, head outdoors with Alpine Endeavors, and contemplate the waterfront views at T.R. Gallo West Strand Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Vernon sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Toms River to Vernon takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Vernon

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

New York City

— 10 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, stroll around The High Line, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, and make a trip to Grand Central Terminal.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Vernon to New York City in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Vernon in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New York City, with lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

New Jersey travel guide

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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.