30 days in New Jersey Itinerary

30 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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30 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Start: Port of Spain, Trinidad
Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Point Pleasant Beach
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cape May
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Princeton
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Jersey City
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Port of Spain, Trinidad

6
nights
Point Pleasant Beach

Point Pleasant Beach ©
Point Pleasant Beach is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Point Pleasant Beach side-trips: Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville), Barnegat Lighthouse State Park (in Barnegat Light) and Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson). The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing, take in the waterfront at Point Pleasant Beach, don't miss a visit to Asbury Park Boardwalk, and grab your bike and head to Bliss Price Arboretum and Wildlife Sanctuary.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Point Pleasant Beach trip maker site .

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago to Point Pleasant Beach is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Port of Spain to Point Pleasant Beach. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Port of Spain in November; daily highs in Point Pleasant Beach reach 15°C and lows reach 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cape May.

Things to do in Point Pleasant Beach

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trips

Asbury Park, Toms River, Twin Lights Historic Site, Brick Reservoir, Ocean Grove Beach
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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.
Explore Cape May's surroundings by going to Atlantic City (Harrah's Atlantic City Casino, Caesars Atlantic City Casino, & more), Ocean City (Ocean City Beach, Ocean City Boardwalk, & more) and Lucy the Elephant (in Margate City). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape May City Beaches, take a leisurely stroll along Wildwood Boardwalk, experience rural life at Jersey Shore Alpacas, and kick back and relax at Wildwood Beach.

For where to stay and tourist information, refer to the Cape May road trip app .

Traveling by car from Point Pleasant Beach to Cape May takes 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Princeton.

Things to do in Cape May

Theme Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trips

Atlantic City, Wildwood, Ocean City, 7 Mile Brewery, Lucy the Elephant
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Jersey Shore Alpacas ©
Jersey Shore Alpacas
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse

9
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Rancocas Nature Center (in Westampton), Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge (in Medford) and Laurel Acres Park (in Mount Laurel). Next up on the itinerary: gain insight at Princeton University, grab your bike and head to Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park, admire the masterpieces at Princeton University Art Museum, and walk around Grounds For Sculpture.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Princeton trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Cape May to Princeton takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and tram; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Jersey City.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Somerset, Pennington, Hamilton, Skillman Park, Nathan Cooper Gristmill
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Princeton University ©
Princeton University
Princeton University Art Museum ©
Princeton University Art Museum

6
nights
Jersey City

Jersey City ©
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Adventure Aquarium (in Camden), Room Escape Games (in Montclair) and Bury The Hatchet Cherry Hill - Axe Throwing (in Cherry Hill). The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Liberty State Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, contemplate the long history of Thomas Edison National Historical Park, and appreciate the history behind Empty Sky - 9/11 Memorial.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Jersey City travel planner.

You can drive from Princeton to Jersey City in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Princeton in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Jersey City, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jersey City

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

West Orange, Montclair, Weehawken, Elizabeth, Words Bookstore
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Liberty State Park ©
Liberty State Park
Empty Sky - 9/11 Memorial ©
Empty Sky - 9/11 Memorial

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