11 days in New Jersey Itinerary

11 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey planner

Make it your trip
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Princeton
— 5 nights
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Ocean City
— 5 nights
Bus to Jefferson Station, Fly to Detroit

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Princeton

— 5 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: Duke Farms (in Hillsborough), Carter & Cavero Old World Olive Oil Company (in Red Bank) and Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson). There's much more to do: deepen your understanding at Princeton University, get lost in a book at Princeton Public Library, see the interesting displays at Silverball Pinball Museum, and explore the world behind art at Princeton University Art Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Princeton road trip website.

Detroit to Princeton is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Princeton are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Ocean City

— 5 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, Emlen Physick Estate, &more) and Wildwood (Wildwood Beach, Original Old Time Photo, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Ocean City Boardwalk, shop like a local with Atlantic City Boardwalk, wander the streets of Ocean City Beach, and putt your heart out at Congo Falls Adventure Golf.

Plan trip to Ocean City with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Princeton to Ocean City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, tram, and bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Ocean City can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks · Fun & Games · Theme Parks · 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.