5 days in New Jersey Itinerary

5 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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5 days in New Jersey Itinerary

New York City
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Princeton
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Atlantic City
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
New York City

2
days
Princeton

Princeton ©
Best known as the home of Princeton University, the town of Princeton centers around the Ivy League school and its stone, vine-covered buildings.
On the 10th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Grounds For Sculpture and then explore the world behind art at Princeton University Art Museum. Keep things going the next day: explore and take pictures at Princeton University and then get in on the family fun at Six Flags Great Adventure.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Princeton online itinerary creator.

New York City to Princeton is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Six Flags Great Adventure, Grounds For Sculpture
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Grounds For Sculpture ©
Grounds For Sculpture
Six Flags Great Adventure ©
Six Flags Great Adventure
Princeton University ©
Princeton University

3
days
Atlantic City

Atlantic City ©
The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Change things up with these side-trips from Atlantic City: Wildwood Boardwalk (in Wildwood), Cape May (Cape May City Beaches & Cape May Lighthouse) and Cape May County Park & Zoo (in Cape May Court House). There's more to do: try to win big at Borgata Jobs and take a stroll through Atlantic City Boardwalk.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlantic City holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Princeton to Atlantic City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram and train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Princeton in December, Atlantic City is a bit cooler at night with lows of 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Fun & Games Casinos Parks

Side Trips

Cape May, Cape May County Park & Zoo, Wildwood Boardwalk
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Caesars Atlantic City ©
Caesars Atlantic City
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Cape May County Park & Zoo
Cape May County Park & Zoo

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