15 days in New Jersey Itinerary

15 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey trip planner
Make it your trip
— 1 night
Cape May
— 6 nights
Beach Haven, Long Beach Island
— 3 nights
Point Pleasant Beach
— 4 nights


Camden — 1 night

Camden is a city in Camden County, New Jersey. On the 28th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Polish Catholic Church, take an in-depth tour of Battleship New Jersey, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Adventure Aquarium, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sacred Heart Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge and then get in on the family fun at Diggerland.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Camden trip planner.

Newark to Camden is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and subway; or do a combination of train and tram. May in Camden sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cape May.
Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
Side Trips

Cape May — 6 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cape May: Ocean City (Downtown Ocean City, Ocean City Boardwalk, &more), Atlantic City Boardwalk (in Atlantic City) and Avalon Golf Club (in Avalon). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Cape May Lighthouse, experience rural life at Jersey Shore Alpacas, kick back and relax at Sunset Beach, and stroll through Wildwood Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cape May trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Camden to Cape May in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Camden in May, expect nights in Cape May to be about the same, around 55°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Beach Haven.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks
Side Trips

Beach Haven, Long Beach Island — 3 nights

Beach Haven is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States, that is located on Long Beach Island (LBI) and borders the Atlantic Ocean. Venture out of the city with trips to Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville) and Barnegat Light (Barnegat Lighthouse State Park & Barnegat Light Museum). There's still lots to do: learn about all things military at Museum of NJ Maritime History, stop by Ron Jon Surf Shop, kick back and relax at Ship Bottom Beach, and get outside with Black Pearl Pirate Excursion.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Beach Haven trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Cape May to Beach Haven takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Point Pleasant Beach.
Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Museums
Side Trips

Point Pleasant Beach — 4 nights

Point Pleasant Beach is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. Explore Point Pleasant Beach's surroundings by going to Grounds For Sculpture (in Hamilton), Princeton University Art Museum (in Princeton) and Jackson (Six Flags Safari, Six Flags Great Adventure, &more). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Asbury Park Boardwalk, stroll through Ocean Grove Beach, explore and take pictures at Point Pleasant Beach, and meet the residents at Jenkinson's Aquarium.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Point Pleasant Beach trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Beach Haven to Point Pleasant Beach in an hour. In June in Point Pleasant Beach, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks
Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

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.