6 days in Jersey Shore Itinerary

6 days in Jersey Shore Itinerary

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Point Pleasant Beach
— 1 night
Cape May
— 4 nights

Point Pleasant Beach

Point Pleasant Beach ©
Point Pleasant Beach is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bay Head Beach, kick back and relax at Ocean Grove Beach, and then take a leisurely stroll along Belmar Beach. On your second day here, get outside with Black Pearl Pirate Excursion, learn about all things military at Museum of NJ Maritime History, enjoy the sand and surf at Ship Bottom Beach, thenidentify plant and animal life at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, and finally stop by Van Holten's Chocolates & Sweet Shop.

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New York City to Point Pleasant Beach is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from New York City in September, Point Pleasant Beach is little chillier at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cape May.

Things to do in Point Pleasant Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Beach Haven, Ocean Grove Beach, Ship Bottom Beach, Bay Head Beach, Belmar Beach
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Bay Head Beach ©
Bay Head Beach
Ocean Grove Beach ©
Ocean Grove Beach
Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge ©

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cape May Lighthouse and Cape May Fire Department Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like World War II Lookout Tower and Nature Center of Cape May. Change things up with these side-trips from Cape May: Ocean City (Downtown Ocean City, Glazed Over Studios, &more) and Atlantic City Boardwalk (in Atlantic City). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Historic Cold Spring Village, sample the tasty concoctions at Cape May Brewing Company, kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Poverty Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Cape May road trip planning site.

Drive from Point Pleasant Beach to Cape May in 2 hours. September in Cape May sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Cape May

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Ocean City, Wildwood, Stone Harbor, Cape May Brewing Company, Cape May Point State Park
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Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Parasailing & Paragliding
Poverty Beach ©
Poverty Beach