20 days in New Jersey Itinerary

20 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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20 days in New Jersey Itinerary

London
Fly:  11​h 15​min
Jersey City
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Wildwood
— 9 nights
Drive:  2​h
Jackson
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h
London

4
days
Jersey City

Jersey City ©
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. Get in touch with nature at Gateway National Recreation and Gunnison Beach. Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart and Hamilton Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to The Shops at Riverside in Hackensack (about 32 minutes away). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Turtle Back Zoo, immerse yourself in nature at Liberty State Park, go for a walk through Hoboken Waterfront Walkway, and pause for some photo ops at Tear Drop Memorial.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Jersey City trip planning tool .

London, UK to Jersey City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Jersey City. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in August; daily highs in Jersey City reach 33°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Wildwood.

Things to do in Jersey City

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

West Orange, Sandy Hook, The Mills at Jersey Gardens, Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, The Shops at Riverside
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Gateway National Recreation ©
Gateway National Recreation
Gunnison Beach ©
Gunnison Beach
Liberty State Park ©
Liberty State Park

9
days
Wildwood

Wildwood ©
Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Get outdoors at Cape May City Beaches and Cape May County Park & Zoo. For shopping fun, head to Atlantic City Boardwalk or The Quarter at Tropicana. Get out of town with these interesting Wildwood side-trips: Lucy the Elephant (in Margate City), Atlantic City (The Playground at Caesars, Caesars Atlantic City Casino, & more) and Ocean City (Ocean City Beach & Ocean City Boardwalk). The adventure continues: stroll through Wildwood Beach, make a splash at Morey's Piers and Beachfront Water Parks, enjoy the sand and surf at North Wildwood Beach, and visit a coastal fixture at Hereford Inlet Lighthouse.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Wildwood trip planner .

You can drive from Jersey City to Wildwood in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Wildwood, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Jackson.

Things to do in Wildwood

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cape May, Atlantic City, North Wildwood, Ocean City, Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery
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Jersey Shore Alpacas ©
Jersey Shore Alpacas
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Wildwood Beach ©
Wildwood Beach

5
days
Jackson

Jackson ©
Visiting Belmar Beach and Ocean Grove Beach will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Princeton University Art Museum and Silverball Pinball Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jackson: Seaside Park Beach (in Seaside Park), Princeton University (in Princeton) and Point Pleasant Beach (Point Pleasant Beach & Jenkinson's Boardwalk).

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Jackson trip app .

Drive from Wildwood to Jackson in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, tram, and taxi; or take a bus. While traveling from Wildwood, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Jackson, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Point Pleasant Beach, Princeton, Asbury Park, Belmar Beach, Seaside Park Beach
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Jenkinson's Boardwalk ©
Jenkinson's Boardwalk
Belmar Beach ©
Belmar Beach
Ocean Grove Beach ©
Ocean Grove Beach

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