30 days in New Jersey Itinerary

30 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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30 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Start: Cebu City, Cebu Island
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  27​h
1
Jersey City
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Princeton
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Cape May
— 9 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Asbury Park
— 8 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  24​h
End: Cebu City, Cebu Island

4
nights
Jersey City

Jersey City ©
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jersey City: Adventure Aquarium (in Camden), Bury The Hatchet Cherry Hill - Axe Throwing (in Cherry Hill) and Room Escape Games (in Montclair). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Liberty State Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, make a trip to Downtown Jersey City, New Jersey - Waterfront 9/11 Memorial - #8, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Turtle Back Zoo.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Jersey City trip planner .

Cebu City, Philippines to Jersey City is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Cebu City to Jersey City, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Jersey City when traveling from Cebu City in July, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Princeton.

Things to do in Jersey City

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Elizabeth, Montclair, Weehawken, Hoboken, West Orange
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Liberty State Park ©
Liberty State Park
Adventure Aquarium ©
Adventure Aquarium

6
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Princeton: Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove (in Hope), Jackson (Six Flags Safari & Howling Woods Farm) and Turkey Brook Park (in Budd Lake). There's much more to do: gain insight at Princeton University, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Princeton University Chapel, stroll around Grounds For Sculpture, and explore the world behind art at Princeton University Art Museum.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Princeton trip site .

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 August, plan for slightly colder nights in Princeton, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cape May.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games

Side Trips

Jackson, Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove, Bury The Hatchet Princeton - Axe Throwing, Ken Lockwood Gorge WIldlife Management Area, Turkey Brook Park
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Princeton University ©
Princeton University
Princeton University Art Museum ©
Princeton University Art Museum

9
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cape May side-trips: Atlantic City (New Jersey Korean War Memorial, Atlantic City Boardwalk, & more), Ocean City (Ocean City Boardwalk, Parasailing & Paragliding, & more) and Lucy the Elephant (in Margate City). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Cape May City Beaches, get in on the family fun at Morey's Piers and Beachfront Water Parks, get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For other places to visit and tourist information, use the Cape May day trip planner.

Getting from Princeton to Cape May by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of tram and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Cape May, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Asbury Park.

Things to do in Cape May

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Atlantic City, Wildwood, Ocean City, Cape May Brewing Company, Cape May County Park & Zoo
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Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Jersey Shore Alpacas ©
Jersey Shore Alpacas
Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse

8
nights
Asbury Park

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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Asbury Park: Black Pearl Pirate Excursion (in Beach Haven), Highlands (Twin Lights Historic Site & The Highlands-Sea Bridge) and Ship Bottom Beach (in Ship Bottom). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Silverball Pinball Museum, admire the majestic nature at Barnegat Lighthouse State Park, have some family-friendly fun at Bury The Hatchet Toms River - Axe Throwing, and take in the waterfront at Jenkinson's Boardwalk.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Asbury Park trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Cape May to Asbury Park in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Asbury Park, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Asbury Park

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ocean Grove, Toms River, Point Pleasant Beach, Highlands, Jackson
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Silverball Pinball Museum ©
Silverball Pinball Museum
Asbury Park Boardwalk ©
Asbury Park Boardwalk

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