6 days in Jersey Shore Itinerary

6 days in Jersey Shore Itinerary

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6 days in Jersey Shore Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Asbury Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Atlantic City
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: New York City

Asbury Park

Asbury Park ©
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. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at 8th Ave Jetty, stop by Cheese on Main, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Grove Beach. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the waterfront at Jenkinson's Boardwalk, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Jenkinson's Aquarium, then see the interesting displays at Silverball Pinball Museum, and finally stroll around Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Asbury Park sightseeing planner .

New York City to Asbury Park is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Asbury Park can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Asbury Park

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ocean Grove, Point Pleasant Beach, Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park
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Ocean Grove Beach ©
Ocean Grove Beach
Jenkinson's Boardwalk ©
Jenkinson's Boardwalk
Jenkinson's Aquarium ©
Jenkinson's Aquarium

Atlantic City

Atlantic City ©
The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Attractions like Morey's Piers and Beachfront Water Parks and Cape May County Park & Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Atlantic City's surroundings by going to Ship Bottom Beach (in Ship Bottom), Black Pearl Pirate Excursion (in Beach Haven) and Ocean City (Parasailing & Paragliding & Speed Boats Tours). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at North Wildwood Beach, stop by Kona Surf Co., get your game on at Encounters, and appreciate the history behind New Jersey Korean War Memorial.

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You can drive from Asbury Park to Atlantic City in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Atlantic City sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ocean City, Wildwood, Black Pearl Pirate Excursion, Cape May County Park & Zoo, Stone Harbor Point
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Cape May County Park & Zoo ©
Cape May County Park & Zoo
Black Pearl Pirate Excursion ©
Black Pearl Pirate Excursion