31 days in New Jersey Itinerary

31 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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Fly to Newark Liberty International Airport, Drive to Columbia
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Columbia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Princeton
— 6 nights
Drive
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Pitman
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cape May
— 8 nights
Drive
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Asbury Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Jersey City
— 6 nights
Drive to Newark Liberty International Airport, Fly to Dubai

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Columbia — 2 nights

Columbia is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Knowlton Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census. Change things up with these side-trips from Columbia: Little Brushwood Alpaca Farm (in Newton), WaggMore Pet Boutique & Bakery Dog Friendly (in Sparta) and Nathan Cooper Gristmill (in Chester). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Lakota Wolf Preserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Columbia Trail, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Czig Meister Brewing Company.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Columbia journey maker website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Columbia is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Columbia is minus 9 hours. In November, Columbia is colder than Dubai - with highs of 12°C and lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to Princeton.
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Princeton — 6 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Princeton: Duke Farms (in Hillsborough), Bluebird Farm Alpacas (in Peapack-Gladstone) and New Egypt (Hallock's U-Pick Farm & Emery's Berry Farm). And it doesn't end there: deepen your understanding at Princeton University, pause for some serene contemplation at Princeton University Chapel, stroll through Lawrence Hopewell Trail, and stroll the grounds of Princeton Cemetery.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Princeton trip website.

Getting from Columbia to Princeton by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in November, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pitman.
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Pitman — 3 nights

Pitman is a borough in Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Pitman side-trips: Valenzano Family Winery (in Shamong), Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge (in Medford) and Diggerland (in West Berlin). And it doesn't end there: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Human Village Brewing Co, make a trip to Red Bank Battlefield Park, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Royal Port Antiques, and relax in the rural setting at Stella Farms.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Pitman trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Princeton to Pitman takes 1.5 hours. In November in Pitman, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cape May.
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Cape May — 8 nights

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

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: Atlantic City (The Quarter at Tropicana, Borgata Casino, &more) and Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville). Next up on the itinerary: experience rural life at Jersey Shore Alpacas, look for all kinds of wild species at South Cape May Meadows, get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, and kick back and relax at Cape May Beach.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Cape May online trip maker.

You can drive from Pitman to Cape May in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Asbury Park.
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Asbury Park — 4 nights

Asbury Park is a city in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, located on the Jersey Shore and part of the New York City Metropolitan Area. Change things up with these side-trips from Asbury Park: Six Flags Great Adventure (in Jackson) and Henry Hudson Trail (in Matawan). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Asbury Park Boardwalk, sample the tasty concoctions at Last Wave Brewing Company, grab your bike and head to Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway, and experience rural life at Delicious Orchards.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Asbury Park trip builder tool.

You can drive from Cape May to Asbury Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Jersey City.
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Jersey City — 6 nights

Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, after Newark. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jersey City: Room Escape Games (in Montclair), Melovino Meadery (in Vauxhall) and Camden (Adventure Aquarium & Battleship New Jersey). There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Hoboken Waterfront Walkway, take in the waterfront at Pier A Park, admire the majestic nature at Liberty State Park, and browse the different shops at The Mills at Jersey Gardens.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Jersey City itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Asbury Park to Jersey City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. December in Jersey City sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel back home.
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New Jersey travel guide

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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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