31 days in New Jersey Itinerary

31 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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Columbia
— 3 nights
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Camden
— 7 nights
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Cape May
— 11 nights
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Beach Haven, Long Beach Island
— 4 nights
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Belmar
— 5 nights

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Columbia

Columbia ©
Columbia is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Knowlton Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census. Visiting Lakota Wolf Preserve and Columbia Trail will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Red Mill Museum Village and Franklin Mineral Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Columbia side-trips: Sterling Hill Mining Museum (in Ogdensburg), Stokes State Forest (in Branchville) and WaggMore Pet Boutique & Bakery Dog Friendly (in Sparta). There's more to do: take a peaceful walk through Worthington State Forest and steep yourself in history at Millbrook Village historic site.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Columbia road trip planning tool.

New York City to Columbia is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from New York City in November, expect Columbia to be a bit cooler, temps between 51°F and 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Camden.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lakota Wolf Preserve ©
Lakota Wolf Preserve
Sterling Hill Mining Museum ©
Sterling Hill Mining Museum
Stokes State Forest ©
Stokes State Forest

7
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a city in Camden County, New Jersey. Get some cultural insight at Battleship New Jersey and Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center. Attractions like Adventure Aquarium and Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Camden: Maurice River Bluffs Nature Preserve (in Millville), The Palace of Depression (in Vineland) and Batsto Village (in Batsto). There's still lots to do: have fun and explore at Garden State Discovery Museum, look for gifts at Chocolatrium by Michel Cluizel, browse the different shops at Cherry Hill Mall, and contemplate the long history of Walt Whitman House.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Camden trip builder tool.

Drive from Columbia to Camden in 2 hours. In November, Camden is a bit warmer than Columbia - with highs of 57°F and lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in Camden

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Battleship New Jersey ©
Battleship New Jersey
Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge ©
Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
Garden State Discovery Museum ©
Garden State Discovery Museum

11
nights
Cape May

Cape May ©

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Cape May City Beaches and Nature Center of Cape May. Step off the beaten path and head to South Cape May Meadows and Poverty Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cape May: Lucy the Elephant (in Margate City), Atlantic City (Ripley's Believe It or Not!, Atlantic City Boardwalk, &more) and Ocean City (Corson's Inlet State Park, Ocean City Beach, &more). There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Cape May Carriage, look for all kinds of wild species at Cape May Bird Observatory, contemplate the long history of Historic Cold Spring Village, and get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Cape May online trip maker.

You can drive from Camden to Cape May in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Cape May can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Beach Haven.

Things to do in Cape May

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Cape May Bird Observatory ©
Cape May Bird Observatory
Poverty Beach ©
Poverty Beach

4
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Beach Haven, Long Beach Island

Beach Haven ©
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. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museum of NJ Maritime History and Viking Village. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and Barnegat Light Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Beach Haven: Barnegat Light (Barnegat Lighthouse State Park & Reel Reaction Sportfishing), Carranza Memorial (in Tabernacle) and Tuckerton Seaport (in Tuckerton). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Long Beach Island Historical Museum, stop by Ron Jon Surf Shop, and head outdoors with Black Pearl Pirate Excursion.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Beach Haven tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Cape May to Beach Haven takes 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Beach Haven are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Belmar.

Things to do in Beach Haven

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Museum of NJ Maritime History ©
Museum of NJ Maritime History
Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge ©
Viking Village ©
Viking Village

5
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Belmar

Belmar ©
Belmar is a borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Belmar Beach and Ocean Grove Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Insectropolis, the Bugseum of New Jersey and The Robert J. Novins Planetarium. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Belmar: Duke Farms (in Hillsborough), Baps Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (in Robbinsville) and Amazing Escape Room Princeton (in West Windsor Township). And it doesn't end there: cast your line with Queen Mary Party Fishing Boat & Charters, explore the galleries of Allaire State Park, learn about all things military at Old Barracks Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Catharine Catholic Church.

For other places to visit and tourist information, you can read our Belmar travel route planner.

You can drive from Beach Haven to Belmar in an hour. In December in Belmar, expect temperatures between 47°F during the day and 33°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Belmar

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Belmar Beach ©
Belmar Beach
Ocean Grove Beach ©
Ocean Grove Beach
Duke Farms ©
Duke Farms

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