5 days in New Jersey & Fort Collins Itinerary

5 days in New Jersey & Fort Collins Itinerary

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Start: Washington DC
Drive:  3 h 45 min
1
Cape May
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
2
Hamilton
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 15 min
3
Fort Collins
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Washington DC

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Emlen Physick Estate and then kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cape May trip itinerary app.

Washington DC to Cape May is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June, Cape May is slightly colder than Washington DC - with highs of 78°F and lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hamilton.

Things to do in Cape May

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Emlen Physick Estate ©
Emlen Physick Estate

1
night
Hamilton

Hamilton ©
On the 16th (Tue), stroll around Grounds For Sculpture and then find something for the whole family at Six Flags Great Adventure.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hamilton planner.

Getting from Cape May to Hamilton by car takes about 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Fort Collins.

Things to do in Hamilton

Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Six Flags Great Adventure
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Grounds For Sculpture ©
Grounds For Sculpture
Six Flags Great Adventure ©
Six Flags Great Adventure

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nights
Fort Collins

Fort Collins ©
Called vibrant, eclectic and authentic, Fort Collins tops “best of” lists year after year thanks to its myriad of cultural opportunities.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): get great views at Forest Canyon Overlook, thentake a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel on the Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Veteran's Plaza of Northern Colorado, take a memorable drive along Peak to Peak Scenic Byway, thentake a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and finally view the masterpieces at Images of Rocky Mountain National Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Fort Collins online trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hamilton to Fort Collins. The time zone difference when traveling from Hamilton to Fort Collins is minus 2 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Hamilton in June since evenings lows in Fort Collins dip to 51°F. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fort Collins

Outdoors Scenic Drive Tours

Side Trips

Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Horseback Riding Tours
New Belgium Brewing Company ©
New Belgium Brewing Company

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