4 days in New Jersey Itinerary

4 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New Jersey vacation planner
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Wildwood
— 1 night
Drive
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Princeton
— 2 nights
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Wildwood — 1 night

Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): make a trip to Civil Rights Garden and then try to win big at Caesars Atlantic City Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): experience rural life at Jersey Shore Alpacas, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Cape May Brewing Company.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Wildwood trip planning tool.

Chicago to Wildwood is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Wildwood is 1 hour. While traveling from Chicago, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Wildwood, ranging from highs of 56°F to lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Princeton.
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Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Casinos
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Princeton — 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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park, gain insight at Princeton University, then admire the masterpieces at Princeton University Art Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Princeton University Chapel. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Grounds For Sculpture, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baps Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, and then get in on the family fun at Six Flags Great Adventure.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Princeton travel app.

Traveling by car from Wildwood to Princeton takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and tram; or do a combination of bus, tram, and train. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in November, and nighttime lows around 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.
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New Jersey travel guide

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Casinos · Beaches · Shopping Malls
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.
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