©

Jersey City trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Start planning your trip here!

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  New Jersey  /  Jersey City

Jersey City

4.1
State Parks · Science Museums · Landmarks
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, after Newark. It is the seat of Hudson County as well as the county's largest city. As of 2016, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated that Jersey City's population was 264,152, with the largest population increase of any municipality in New Jersey since 2010, an increase of about 6.7% from the 2010 United States Census, when the city's population was at 247,597, ranking the city the 75th-largest in the nation.Part of the New York metropolitan area, Jersey City is bounded on the east by the Hudson River and Upper New York Bay and on the west by the Hackensack River and Newark Bay. A port of entry, with 30.7mi of waterfront and extensive rail infrastructure and connectivity, the city is an important transportation terminus and distribution and manufacturing center for the Port of New York and New Jersey. Jersey City shares significant mass transit connections with Manhattan. Redevelopment of the Jersey City waterfront has made the city one of the largest centers of banking and finance in the United States and has led to the district being nicknamed Wall Street West.
Find what you're looking for from your Jersey City holiday, by planning the whole thing with us using our handy United States trip itinerary builder website.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Jersey City

  • Compose it!
    Your own itinerary for your car vacation, beach vacation, city trip, any near or distant journey ... ready within 10 minutes.
  • Customize it.
    Refine your plan. We find the best routes and opportunities.
  • Book it.
    Choose from the best accommodations (Expedia, AirBnB), airlines and activities, by yourself or share with travel professionals for the utmost experience. Up to 50% discount!
  • Do it yourself.
    Or share your plan with travel professionals for a customized trip

Places to visit with Jersey City

Atlantic CityTrip planner BEST FOR: Casino, Shopping Mall, Factory Outlet Cape MayTrip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Lighthouse, Winery / Vineyard WildwoodTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Park, Beach, Pier / Boardwalk Ocean CityTrip planner BEST FOR: Pier / Boardwalk, Parasailing / Paragliding, Mini Golf PrincetonTrip planner BEST FOR: Art Museum, Concert, Church