8 days in New Jersey & New England Itinerary

8 days in New Jersey & New England Itinerary

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8 days in New Jersey & New England Itinerary

Start: Bloomington
+4
shuttle + Fly + foot + train + bus:  10​h 15​min
1
Cape May
— 1 day
Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Camden
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  8​h 30​min
End: Bloomington

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Historic Cold Spring Village, enjoy the sea views from Cape May Lighthouse, then take some stellar pictures from World War II Lookout Tower, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cape May City Beaches.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cape May trip maker site .

Bloomington to Cape May is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Bloomington in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Cape May: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Cape May

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse
Historic Cold Spring Village ©
Historic Cold Spring Village
World War II Lookout Tower ©
World War II Lookout Tower

1
night
Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
On the 23rd (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, take in the exciting artwork at Panache Fine Jewelry and Art Gallery, then get a taste of the local shopping with Abacus, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ogunquit Beach, and finally stop by When Pigs Fly Company Store.

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You can drive from Cape May to Ogunquit in 8 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Cape May in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Ogunquit, with lows of 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

When Pigs Fly Company Store
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Abacus ©
Abacus
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

1
night
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Owls Head Transportation Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, then stop by Uncle Willy's Candy Shoppe, and finally view the masterpieces at Ducktrap Bay Trading Co.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Camden holiday website .

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Camden takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Ogunquit in June, plan for little chillier days in Camden, with highs around 68°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Owls Head Transportation Museum
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Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Ducktrap Bay Trading Co ©
Ducktrap Bay Trading Co

1
night
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Eagle Lake Acadia National Park, learn more about the world around you at George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, then take in the pleasant sights at Compass Harbor Trail, and finally stop by The Christmas Vacation Shop.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bar Harbor route planning tool .

Getting from Camden to Bar Harbor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Bar Harbor are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

The Seal Cove Auto Museum
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The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Eagle Lake Acadia National Park ©
Eagle Lake Acadia National Park

2
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): look for gifts at Cabot's Candy, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Race Point Beach. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a peaceful walk through Beech Forest, Provincetown, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Province Lands Bike Trail, then examine the collection at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Provincetown road trip site .

You can fly from Bar Harbor to Provincetown in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Provincetown can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Beech Forest, Provincetown ©
Beech Forest, Provincetown
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach

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