©

Tinton Falls trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Tinton Falls

Trip Planner USA  /  New Jersey  /  Tinton Falls
(4/5 based on 180+ reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: shopping
Tinton Falls is a borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 17,892, an increase of 2,839 (+18.9%) from the 15,053 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 2,692 (+21.8%) from the 12,361 counted in the 1990 Census.The borough was formed as New Shrewsbury by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on August 15, 1950, based on the results of a referendum held on July 18, 1950, after breaking away from Shrewsbury Township. It was renamed "Tinton Falls" in 1975, to avoid postal errors. The name came from Lewis Morris's plantation, Tinton Manor, which employed free white workers and slaves. The borough is home to the highest waterfall on New Jersey's coastal plain.HistoryThe area that is now known as Tinton Falls was originally settled in the late 1600s, probably beginning with the initial land purchases from the Lenni Lenape Native Americans in 1664. Water power and iron ore were likely the incentives that encouraged settlement: shortly after, a man by the name of James Grover had an ironworks built along the river. Grover was likely the founder of the community, which, in the 1600s, was named "New Shrewsbury". At this time, the waterfall was known to be about high; erosion and the destruction of the dam near the ironworks have led to its diminishment.
Whether you only want to go to Tinton Falls, or have a whole adventure planned, Inspirock has you covered with our user-friendly United States trip itinerary planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Tinton Falls

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Tinton Falls

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Tinton Falls:
Beaches, sightseeing, zoos & aquariums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, beaches
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, spas, classes
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Beaches
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to New Jersey

7 days in New Jersey BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, teens, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Avalon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United States & Canada BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in North Wildwood BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in New Jersey BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Largo & Egg Harbor Township BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, relaxing, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News