6 days in New Jersey Itinerary

6 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey attractions planner

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Fly to Philadelphia, Bus to Ocean City
Ocean City
— 3 nights
— 2 nights


Ocean City

— 3 nights
Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ocean City: Cape May (Boat Tours & Water Sports, Cape May Lighthouse, &more) and Wildwood Beach (in Wildwood). And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, try your luck at Caesars Atlantic City Casino, visit Downtown Ocean City, and pause for some photo ops at New Jersey Korean War Memorial.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ocean City trip tool.

Minneapolis to Ocean City is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Minneapolis to Ocean City. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Princeton.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Fun & Games

Side Trips


— 2 nights

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.
On the 25th (Thu), deepen your understanding at Princeton University, then find something for the whole family at Six Flags Great Adventure, and then relax in the rural setting at Howling Woods Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Princeton University Art Museum, stroll around Grounds For Sculpture, and then have some family-friendly fun at Bury The Hatchet Princeton - Axe Throwing.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Princeton itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Ocean City to Princeton in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, tram, and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and tram. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks · Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

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.