7 days in New Jersey Itinerary

7 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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7 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Newark
Drive:  45​min
Sandy Hook
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Cape May
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Newark

3
days
Sandy Hook

Sandy Hook ©
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gateway National Recreation and Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Museum-lovers will appreciate Princeton University Art Museum and Silverball Pinball Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sandy Hook: Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson), Sea Girt Lighthouse (in Sea Girt) and Jenkinson's Boardwalk (in Point Pleasant Beach).

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sandy Hook trip builder site .

Newark to Sandy Hook is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In March, daytime highs in Sandy Hook are 49°F, while nighttime lows are 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Cape May.

Things to do in Sandy Hook

#Beaches, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Six Flags Great Adventure, Jenkinson's Boardwalk, Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Silverball Pinball Museum, Princeton University Art Museum
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Gateway National Recreation ©
Gateway National Recreation
Jenkinson's Boardwalk ©
Jenkinson's Boardwalk
Six Flags Great Adventure ©
Six Flags Great Adventure

4
days
Cape May

Cape May ©
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Cape May Lighthouse and Atlantic City Boardwalk. Visiting Cape May County Park & Zoo and Cape May City Beaches will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cape May: Atlantic City (Borgata Casino, Harrah's Atlantic City Casino, & more). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Wildwood Beach, do a tasting at Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Beach, and take an in-depth tour of Emlen Physick Estate.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cape May tour planning website .

Getting from Sandy Hook to Cape May by car takes about 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Cape May can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape May

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Atlantic City, Wildwood, Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery, Cape May County Park & Zoo, Sunset Beach
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Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Wildwood Beach ©
Wildwood Beach

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