4 days in New Jersey Itinerary

4 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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Princeton
— 1 day
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Atlantic City
— 3 nights
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Princeton University Art Museum, deepen your understanding at Princeton University, and then stroll around Grounds For Sculpture.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Princeton trip planner.

New York City to Princeton is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 39°F, and evening lows to 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Museums

Side Trip

3
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Atlantic City: Cape May (Cape May City Beaches, Jersey Shore Alpacas, &more). The adventure continues: try to win big at Harrah's Atlantic City Casino, appreciate the history behind New Jersey Korean War Memorial, wander the streets of Atlantic City Boardwalk, and admire the striking features of Lucy the Elephant.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Atlantic City trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Princeton to Atlantic City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram and train; or take a train. In January in Atlantic City, expect temperatures between 42°F during the day and 24°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Casinos · Fun & Games · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

3.9
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.