14 days in New Jersey Itinerary

14 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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Paterson
— 1 day
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Elizabeth
— 3 nights
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Clinton
— 1 night
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Trenton
— 1 night
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Cape May
— 3 nights
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Atlantic City
— 4 nights
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Tuckerton
— 1 night

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Paterson

Paterson ©
Paterson is the largest city in and the county seat of Passaic County, New Jersey, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): see the interesting displays at Paterson Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with Goffle Road Poultry Farm, then browse the different shops at The Shops at Riverside, and finally take an in-depth tour of Boxwood Hall.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Paterson trip planning tool.

Asheville to Paterson is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Elizabeth.

Things to do in Paterson

Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Paterson Museum
4.2
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Farmers Market
Goffle Road Poultry Farm
4.9
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Shopping Mall
The Shops at Riverside
4.1

3
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Elizabeth

Elizabeth ©
Elizabeth is both the largest city and the county seat of Union County, in New Jersey, United States. Museum-lovers will get to explore Silverball Pinball Museum and Hot Sand. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Twin Lights Historic Site and Thomas Edison National Historical Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Elizabeth: Ocean Grove Beach (in Ocean Grove), Hamilton Park (in Weehawken) and Gateway National Recreation (in Sandy Hook). And it doesn't end there: buy something for everyone on your list at The Mills at Jersey Gardens, explore the world behind art at Newark Museum, and take in the waterfront at Weehawken Recreation Pier.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Elizabeth road trip planning website.

Getting from Paterson to Elizabeth by car takes about an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Clinton.

Things to do in Elizabeth

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Silverball Pinball Museum
4.7

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Clinton

Clinton ©
Clinton is a town in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States, located on the South Branch of the Raritan River. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Red Mill Museum Village and then explore the world behind art at The Hunterdon Art Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Clinton trip planning site.

You can drive from Elizabeth to Clinton in an hour. Expect little chillier evenings in Clinton when traveling from Elizabeth in August, with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Trenton.

Things to do in Clinton

Museums
Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
Red Mill Museum Village
4.4

1
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Trenton

Trenton ©
Trenton is the capital city of the U.S. On the 5th (Fri), make a trip to World War II Memorial and then appreciate the history behind Trenton Battle Monument.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Trenton driving holiday planner.

Drive from Clinton to Trenton in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Trenton can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cape May.

Things to do in Trenton

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
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Military Museum
Old Barracks Museum
4.7
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Natural History Museum
New Jersey State Museum
3.7
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Landmark
Artworks Trenton
4.9

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Cape May

Cape May ©

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

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.
You've added The Original Fudge Kitchen, West End Garage, Out of the Past Antiques, and other attractions to your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Cape May Lighthouse and Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Washington Street Mall and Cape May Olive Oil Company. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape May City Beaches.

Plan my trip to Cape May with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Trenton to Cape May takes 2 hours. In August in Cape May, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Cape May

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches
Highlights from your trip

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Atlantic City

Atlantic City ©

America's Favorite Playground

The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Greek Temple Monument World War I Memorial, The Quarter at Tropicana, Civil Rights Garden, and other attractions you added. Get a sense of the local culture at Atlantic City Boardwalk and Lucy the Elephant. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, pause for some photo ops at New Jersey Korean War Memorial, and kick back and relax at Brigantine Beach.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Atlantic City road trip site.

Traveling by car from Cape May to Atlantic City takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Atlantic City sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Tuckerton.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Shopping · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Shopping Mall
The Quarter at Tropicana
4.2
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Architectural Building
Lucy the Elephant
4.5

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Tuckerton

Tuckerton ©
Tuckerton is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States, named for founder Ebenezer Tucker (1758–1845), and was a port of entry, but not the third Port of Entry in the United States, as is often described. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Seaside Park Beach and then examine the collection at Tuckerton Seaport.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tuckerton trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Atlantic City to Tuckerton in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tuckerton

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Historic Site
Batsto Village
4.7

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