60 days in New Jersey Itinerary

60 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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Fly to Newark Liberty International Airport, Drive to Jersey City
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Jersey City
— 11 nights
Drive
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Princeton
— 12 nights
Drive
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Cape May
— 14 nights
Drive
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Beach Haven, Long Beach Island
— 9 nights
Drive
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Asbury Park
— 13 nights
Drive to John F Kennedy International Airport, Fly to Amman

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Jersey City

— 11 nights
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, after Newark. Change things up with these side-trips from Jersey City: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center (in Little Falls), Somerset (Negri-Napote Native Grassland Preserve, Colonial Park, &more) and West Orange (South Mountain Reservation, Turtle Back Zoo, &more). There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Liberty State Park, don't miss a visit to Downtown Jersey City, New Jersey - Waterfront 9/11 Memorial - #8, take in the pleasant sights at Hoboken Waterfront Walkway, and stroll around J. Owen Grundy Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Jersey City road trip planner.

Amman, Jordan to Jersey City is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and car. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Amman to Jersey City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amman in June, you will find days in Jersey City are little chillier (31°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Princeton.

Things to do in Jersey City

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Princeton

— 12 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Princeton: Jackson (Howling Woods Farm & Six Flags Safari), Union Transportation Trail (in Cream Ridge) and Far Hills (United States Golf Association Museum & Golf House Museum). There's much more to do: deepen your understanding at Princeton University, get a sense of history and politics at Drumthwacket, walk around Grounds For Sculpture, and pause for some serene contemplation at Princeton University Chapel.

Make your Princeton itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by train from Jersey City to Princeton takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cape May

— 14 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.
Explore Cape May's surroundings by going to Brigantine Historical Museum (in Brigantine), Ocean City (Ocean City Boardwalk & Ocean City Beach) and Atlantic City (Kennedy Plaza, Tropicana Casino, &more). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches, brush up on your military savvy at Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, experience rural life at Jersey Shore Alpacas, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Poverty Beach.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cape May online day trip planner.

Getting from Princeton to Cape May by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Beach Haven.

Things to do in Cape May

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Beaches

Side Trips

Beach Haven, Long Beach Island

— 9 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. Get out of town with these interesting Beach Haven side-trips: Atsion Lake (in Shamong), Batsto Village (in Batsto) and Carranza Memorial (in Tabernacle). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Black Pearl Pirate Excursion, identify plant and animal life at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, find something for the whole family at Fantasy Island Amusement Park, and get engrossed in the history at Long Beach Island Historical Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Beach Haven trip planner.

You can drive from Cape May to Beach Haven in 1.5 hours. July in Beach Haven sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 23°C at night. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Asbury Park.

Things to do in Beach Haven

Parks · Wineries · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Asbury Park

— 13 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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Asbury Park: Mantoloking Bridge County Park (in Brick), Turkey Swamp Park (in Freehold) and Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at 8th Ave Jetty, explore the landscape on two wheels at Henry Hudson Trail, head outdoors with Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean Grove Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Asbury Park trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Beach Haven to Asbury Park in 1.5 hours. July in Asbury Park sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Asbury Park

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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.