6 days in New Jersey Itinerary

6 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey trip itinerary planner

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Princeton
— 1 night
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Wildwood
— 4 nights
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Princeton

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Emery's Berry Farm, get in on the family fun at Six Flags Great Adventure, then look for gifts at Landau's, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Princeton University Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Princeton University Art Museum, stroll around Grounds For Sculpture, and then gain insight at Princeton University.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Princeton trip planner.

Washington to Princeton is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Wildwood.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wildwood

— 4 nights
Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Atlantic City (Atlantic City Boardwalk, Borgata Casino, &more) and Ocean City Boardwalk (in Ocean City). And it doesn't end there: cool off at Morey's Piers and Beachfront Water Parks, explore the galleries of Cape May Lighthouse, enjoy the sand and surf at Wildwood Beach, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Wildwood tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Princeton to Wildwood takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram and bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. In July, daytime highs in Wildwood are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wildwood

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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.