4 days in New Jersey Itinerary

4 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey trip planner

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Toms River
— 1 night
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Wildwood
— 2 nights
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Toms River

— 1 night
Featured in "Jersey Shore" and "Boardwalk Empire," Toms River boasts a community that is growing in popularity.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, then examine the collection at Insectropolis, the Bugseum of New Jersey, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cattus Island County Park. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Six Flags Great Adventure, then look for all kinds of wild species at Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway, and then look for gifts at The Music Man Singing Ice Cream Shoppe.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Toms River itinerary planning site.

Newark to Toms River is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Newark in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Toms River, with lows of 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Wildwood.

Things to do in Toms River

Wildlife · Parks · Theme Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Wildwood

— 2 nights
Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get in on the family fun at Wildwood Boardwalk, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, then buy something for everyone on your list at The Quarter at Tropicana, and finally wander the streets of Atlantic City Boardwalk. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Cape May City Beaches, browse the different shops at Washington Street Mall, examine the collection at Cape May Lighthouse, then have some family-friendly fun at Original Old Time Photo, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Wildwood Beach.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Wildwood trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Toms River to Wildwood takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Toms River in May, Wildwood is a bit warmer at night with lows of 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Wildwood

Parks · Shopping · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

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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.