6 days in New Jersey & Glacier National Park Itinerary

6 days in New Jersey & Glacier National Park Itinerary

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6 days in New Jersey & Glacier National Park Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  15​min
1
Jersey City
— 1 day
+3
train + bus + Fly + taxi:  9​h
2
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
+3
taxi + Fly + foot + bus:  11​h 45​min
3
Atlantic City
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: New York City

1
day
Jersey City

Jersey City
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Teaneck Creek Conservancy, identify plant and animal life at Eagle Rock Reservation, and then look for gifts at Words Bookstore.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Jersey City trip planner .

New York City to Jersey City is an approximately half hour bus ride. You can also drive; or ride a tram. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Jersey City

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Words Bookstore, Teaneck Creek Conservancy, Eagle Rock Reservation
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Eagle Rock Reservation
Eagle Rock Reservation
Teaneck Creek Conservancy ©
Teaneck Creek Conservancy
Words Bookstore ©
Words Bookstore

2
nights
Glacier National Park

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Take a break from the city and head to Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park and Going-to-the-Sun Road. Step out of Glacier National Park with an excursion to River Rafting & Tubing in West Glacier--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Grinnell Glacier, hike along Highline Trail, and stroll through Avalanche Lake.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park online trip planner .

Getting from Jersey City to Glacier National Park by combination of train, bus, flight, and taxi takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Jersey City to Glacier National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Jersey City in July, Glacier National Park is cooler at night with lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

1
night
Atlantic City

Atlantic City ©
The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): stop by Wildwood Boardwalk, then kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches, and then wander the streets of Atlantic City Boardwalk. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Lucy the Elephant, then take a stroll through Ocean City Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Atlantic City online attractions planner .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and train from Glacier National Park to Atlantic City in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Glacier National Park to Atlantic City. Traveling from Glacier National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Atlantic City, with lows of 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Parks Neighborhoods Beaches

Side Trips

Cape May City Beaches, Ocean City Beach, Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, Lucy the Elephant, Wildwood Boardwalk
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Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Atlantic City Boardwalk ©
Atlantic City Boardwalk

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