Dubbed the Garden State thanks to its abundance of home-grown fruit and vegetables, the north-eastern state of New Jersey is famous for its beautiful Jersey Shore coastline, which encompasses quaint wooden boardwalks and glittering Atlantic City resorts. Get a fast quote from Air Charter Service to charter a private jet to New Jersey.
Active types should head to the Skylands Region, where you can ascend to the state’s highest point and hike along 72 miles of Appalachian Trail. This scenic area is also home to retail mecca Bridgewater Commons, where shopaholics can brose 175 department stores, shops and restaurants. Further east, in the cultural Gateway Region visitors can discover Ellis Island and the iconic Statue of Liberty. The charming Delaware River Region is a haven of award-winning wineries and fascinating historical sites.
The 130 miles of Atlantic Coast that make up the Jersey Shore offer something for everyone, from pleasant coastal towns with long, empty stretches of sand and picturesque lighthouses to the bright lights and casinos of Atlantic City. At the northern end of Jersey Shore is Sea Bright in Monmouth County, where you’ll find exclusive members’ beach clubs and a sandy public beach. Further down the coast is the city of Asbury Park, then Spring Lake and neighbouring Sea Girt – two of the most exclusive postcodes along the Jersey Shore. Just south is the one-mile stretch of sand at popular surfing spot Manasquan Beach, followed by the calmer waves of Lavallette Beach.
Seaside Heights in Ocean County boasts a lively boardwalk with plenty of bars and nightclubs, where beachside concerts and movies are screened in the summer months. Long Beach Island in Ocean County is regularly voted as having some of the best beaches in New Jersey. Climb the Barnegat Lighthouse for pretty ocean views and explore the pretty Viking Village fishing port in the north of the island. In the south, Beach Haven has a popular surfing beach and some charming boutiques and restaurants.
Attracting 27 million visitors a year, Atlantic City is known as the east coast’s answer to Las Vegas with its glitzy casinos, live shows and late-night entertainment. Attractions like Entrance to the Stars, New Jersey’s very own Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Steel Pier and designer shopping and restaurants on the boardwalk complement a sandy beach. Nearby Ocean City is a booze-free family-friendly alternative.
Travel south along the coast from Atlantic City and you’ll reach Cape May, with its pretty lighthouse and historic district. The Lobster House on Fisherman’s Wharf celebrates Cape May’s history as a fishing town and has been voted the best seafood restaurant in New Jersey. At the southern tip of the Jersey Shore are Stone Harbour and the beautiful Seven Mile Beach. For fresh seafood with a view, dine at Water Side Grille at the Reeds in Stone Harbour.
In state capital Trenton, take a boat ride down the Delaware River and uncover 200 years of history at the New Jersey State House, admiring its imposing gold-leaf dome. The neighbouring city of Princeton is home to the prestigious Princeton University, with its grand gothic building, and over 92,000 works of art at the Princeton University Art Museum. Princeton also boasts a diverse foodie scene, with restaurants including farm-to-table venture Agricola Eatery and fine-dining restaurant Elements.
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