10 days in New Jersey Itinerary

10 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey itinerary planner

Make it your trip
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Princeton
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ocean City
— 6 nights
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Princeton

— 3 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Princeton side-trips: Silverball Pinball Museum (in Asbury Park), Ocean Grove Beach (in Ocean Grove) and Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson). The adventure continues: deepen your understanding at Princeton University, admire the local landmark of Baps Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, contemplate the long history of Princeton University Chapel, and admire the masterpieces at Princeton University Art Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Princeton trip itinerary site.

Boston to Princeton is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Princeton are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Theme Parks · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Ocean City

— 6 nights
Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Ocean City: Cape May (Cape May City Beaches & Cape May Lighthouse) and Wildwood (Wildwood Beach & Wildwood Boardwalk). There's much more to do: take in the waterfront at Ocean City Boardwalk, take a stroll through Atlantic City Boardwalk, get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, and try to win big at Harrah's Atlantic City Casino.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Ocean City online holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Princeton to Ocean City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, tram, and bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. In June, daytime highs in Ocean City are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks · Fun & Games · Casinos · Outdoors

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.