10 days in New Jersey Itinerary

10 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey Trip Planner
Make it your trip
Fly to New York JFK, Bus to Cape May
1
Cape May
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Princeton
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Belmar
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Newark
— 2 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2

Cape May — 2 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cape May: Shrivers Salt Water Taffy (in Ocean City) and Lucy the Elephant (in Margate City). And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Washington Street Mall, sample the tasty concoctions at Cape May Brewing Company, learn about winemaking at Cape May Winery & Vineyard, and get engrossed in the history at Historic Cold Spring Village.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cape May attractions planner.

New Delhi, India to Cape May is an approximately 24.5-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 10.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in December, you will find days in Cape May are colder (11°C), and nights are slightly colder (1°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Princeton.
more
Shopping · Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums
Side Trips

Princeton — 2 nights

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 21st (Mon), look for gifts at The Fudge Shoppe, then look for gifts at Barkley's Gourmet Marketplace, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baps Shri Swaminarayan Mandir. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Princeton Battle Monument, then explore the world behind art at Princeton University Art Museum, then deepen your understanding at Princeton University, and finally get lost in a book at Princeton Public Library.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Princeton fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Cape May to Princeton takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus, tram, and train. December in Princeton sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Belmar.
more
Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites
Side Trips

Belmar — 2 nights

Belmar is a borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): make a trip to Asbury Park Boardwalk, then have some family-friendly fun at Yestercades, then stop by Jack's Record Shoppe, and finally stop by Jay & Silent Bob's Secret Stash. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at @ease Massage, then stop by The Music Man Singing Ice Cream Shoppe, and then get lost in a book at Ocean County Library.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Belmar trip planning site.

You can drive from Princeton to Belmar in an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Belmar can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Newark.
more
Shopping · Spas · Fun & Games
Side Trips

Newark — 2 nights

Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Tear Drop Memorial, walk around Hamilton Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Thomas Edison National Historical Park, then test your problem-solving skills at Last Minute Escape, and then have fun at Gun For Hire Shooting Range.

To plan Newark vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Belmar to Newark takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
more
Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Parks
Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

4.1
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.
more