28 days in New Jersey Itinerary

28 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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28 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Start: Lahore
Fly + Drive:  22​h 30​min
1
Jersey City
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Princeton
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Cape May
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Point Pleasant Beach
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Lahore

5
nights
Jersey City

Jersey City ©
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. Explore Jersey City's surroundings by going to Camden (Battleship New Jersey & Adventure Aquarium), Turtle Back Zoo (in West Orange) and Room Escape Games (in Montclair). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Liberty State Park, take a leisurely stroll along Pier A Park, browse the different shops at The Outlet Collection - Jersey Gardens, and revel in the low prices at The Mills at Jersey Gardens.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Jersey City route maker app .

Lahore, Pakistan to Jersey City is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Lahore to Jersey City. Traveling from Lahore in October, you will find days in Jersey City are much colder (24°C), and nights are a bit cooler (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Princeton.

Things to do in Jersey City

Parks Shopping Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Hoboken, Elizabeth, Camden, Stella Farms, Room Escape Games
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Adventure Aquarium ©
Adventure Aquarium
Liberty State Park ©
Liberty State Park
Empty Sky - 9/11 Memorial ©
Empty Sky - 9/11 Memorial

7
nights
Princeton

Princeton ©
Best known as the home of Princeton University, the town of Princeton centers around the Ivy League school and its stone, vine-covered buildings.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Princeton: Donaldson Park (in Highland Park), Duke Farms (in Hillsborough) and Henry Hudson Trail (in Marlboro). Next up on the itinerary: deepen your understanding at Princeton University, look for all kinds of wild species at Negri-Napote Native Grassland Preserve, admire the majestic nature at Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Church.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Princeton sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Jersey City to Princeton in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Jersey City in October, Princeton is slightly colder at night with lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Cream Ridge, Pennington, Robbinsville, The Fudge Shoppe, Hallock's U-Pick Farm
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Grounds For Sculpture ©
Grounds For Sculpture
Princeton University ©
Princeton University
Princeton University Art Museum ©
Princeton University Art Museum

8
nights
Cape May

Cape May ©
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'll find plenty of places to visit near Cape May: Ocean City (Downtown Ocean City & Ocean City Boardwalk), Atlantic City (Harrah's Atlantic City Casino, Borgata Casino, & more) and Ventnor City Boardwalk (in Ventnor City). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Cape May City Beaches, brush up on your military savvy at Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, enjoy the sea views from Cape May Lighthouse, and do a tasting at Cape May Winery.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cape May online journey planner .

Drive from Princeton to Cape May in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in Cape May, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Point Pleasant Beach.

Things to do in Cape May

Shopping Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Atlantic City, Wildwood, Ocean City, Cape May County Park & Zoo, Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery
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Jersey Shore Alpacas ©
Jersey Shore Alpacas
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse

6
nights
Point Pleasant Beach

Point Pleasant Beach ©
Point Pleasant Beach is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Battleview Orchards Country Store (in Freehold), Black Pearl Pirate Excursion (in Beach Haven) and Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson). The adventure continues: get your game on at Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing, make a trip to Asbury Park Boardwalk, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bliss Price Arboretum and Wildlife Sanctuary, and kick back and relax at Ocean Grove Beach.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Point Pleasant Beach trip planner.

You can drive from Cape May to Point Pleasant Beach in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Point Pleasant Beach

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Barnegat Light, Asbury Park, Bliss Price Arboretum and Wildlife Sanctuary, Seaside Heights Boardwalk, Black Pearl Pirate Excursion
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Six Flags Great Adventure ©
Six Flags Great Adventure

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