8 days in New Jersey Itinerary

8 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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Camden
— 1 night
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Ocean City
— 4 nights
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Edison
— 2 nights
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Camden

— 1 night
Camden is a city in Camden County, New Jersey. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): meet the residents at Adventure Aquarium, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Polish Catholic Church, then have some family-friendly fun at Bury The Hatchet Cherry Hill - Axe Throwing, and finally look for gifts at Aunt Charlotte's Candies. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax in the rural setting at Stella Farms, then make a splash at Sahara Sam's Oasis, then get in on the family fun at Diggerland, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Exit 4 Private Escape Rooms.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Camden trip itinerary maker tool.

Newark to Camden is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and subway; or do a combination of train and tram. In April, daily temperatures in Camden can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Camden

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trips

Ocean City

— 4 nights
Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Wildwood Beach and Cape May City Beaches. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ocean City: Cape May (Boat Tours & Water Sports & Cape May Lighthouse) and Wildwood (Original Old Time Photo & Morey's Piers and Beachfront Water Parks). There's much more to do: meet the residents at Cape May County Park & Zoo, wander the streets of Downtown Ocean City, try your luck at Caesars Atlantic City Casino, and get outside with Pirate Adventures.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ocean City day trip planner.

Getting from Camden to Ocean City by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Ocean City are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Edison.

Things to do in Ocean City

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Edison

— 2 nights
Edison is a township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States, in the New York City metropolitan area, and the Raritan Bayshore subregion of the Jersey Shore. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at World War II Memorial, stroll around Grounds For Sculpture, and then get your game on at Bury The Hatchet Princeton - Axe Throwing. On your second day here, have some family-friendly fun at Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing, find something for the whole family at Six Flags Great Adventure, and then experience rural life at Howling Woods Farm.

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

Getting from Ocean City to Edison by car takes about 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edison

Fun & Games · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

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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.