22 days in New Jersey Itinerary

22 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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Asbury Park
— 3 nights
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Atlantic City
— 7 nights
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Princeton
— 6 nights
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Jersey City
— 5 nights
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Asbury Park

Asbury Park is a city in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, located on the Jersey Shore and part of the New York City Metropolitan Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Asbury Park: Veterans Park (in Bayville), Toms River Brewing (in Toms River) and Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Silverball Pinball Museum, grab your bike and head to Bliss Price Arboretum and Wildlife Sanctuary, view the masterpieces at Hot Sand, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Kur Wellness Studios.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Asbury Park trip planner.

New York City to Asbury Park is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Asbury Park when traveling from New York City in November, with lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Asbury Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Atlantic City: Cape May Court House (Cape May County Park & Zoo & Bucket Brigade Brewery), Cape May (Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, Cape May Lighthouse, &more) and Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery (in Rio Grande). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Atlantic City Boardwalk, make a trip to Civil Rights Garden, try to win big at Caesars Atlantic City Casino, and pause for some photo ops at New Jersey Korean War Memorial.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Atlantic City online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Asbury Park to Atlantic City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Atlantic City can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Princeton.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Casinos · Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

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Princeton

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Princeton: Red Mill Museum Village (in Clinton), Columbia Trail (in High Bridge) and Willow Grove Farm (in Long Valley). Next up on the itinerary: deepen your understanding at Princeton University, admire the masterpieces at Princeton University Art Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church, and identify plant and animal life at Duke Farms.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Princeton online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Atlantic City to Princeton takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and tram; or take a train. November in Princeton sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 36°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Jersey City.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

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Jersey City

Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Jersey City: Adventure Aquarium (in Camden), Cherry Hill Mall (in Cherry Hill) and Gun For Hire Shooting Range (in Woodland Park). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Liberty State Park, buy something for everyone on your list at The Outlet Collection - Jersey Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, and look for all kinds of wild species at Eagle Rock Reservation.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Jersey City day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Princeton to Jersey City takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Princeton in November, Jersey City is a bit warmer at night with lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Jersey City

Parks · Shopping · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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.