Phone: 609-683-8100

Recommended Activities When Visiting Princeton

These resources will keep you happy if you visit us for training or course development.
 

In Town Activities

Princeton - Good general site and video of town 

Specific things to do include:

 

In Area

Grounds for Sculpture - 35 acre contemporary sculpture in beautiful setting

Bikingespecially the Delaware Canal Towpath - This is the place for bike riding and running. The D&R canal runs 38 miles of great trails away from traffic through scenic Princeton across Mercer County and into the Delaware River River Gap.

Delaware River Tubing - River tubing, and be sure to include a stop at the fun River Hot Dog Man

Hot Air Balloon Flights - Flights over the Pennsylvania and New Jersey countryside across the Delaware River Gap, northwest of Princeton.

New Hope, PennsylvaniaInteresting town with great restaurants, boutiques, art galleries, and history.

            Trip Review
            Directions:
Rte. 206 North to Rte. 518 west – 20 minutes.

Lambertville, New Jersey – Charming River Town with nice restaurants and boutiques and art galleries. More funky and less gentrified than New Hope.

Trip Review
Directions: Rte. 206 North to Rte. 518 west – 20 minutes.

Jackson Premium Outlets - 70 upscale stores at discount prices

Six Flags – Huge Amusement Park, with the world's largest roller coaster

 

New York City

There is SO much to enjoy in New York City. Where to begin? For planning, start here:      

General Info

Theater Info, including discount tickets

We have guidebooks and maps of the city, also.

Trip Advisor reviews

          Train Schedule: http://www.njtransit.com/pdf/rail/r0070.pdf (train from Princeton Junction to Penn Station on Northeast Corridor Line).

 

Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a very interesting city 45 minute drive away.

General Info

Trip Advisor reviews

          Train Schedule: http://www.njtransit.com/pdf/rail/r0070.pdf (The train from Princeton runs to Trenton, where you can transfer to a SEPTA train into downtown Philadelphia).

 

Jersey Shore

The closest swimming beach is Belmar, 35 minutes drive. Belmar is a lovely beach with warm water and a boardwalk. You might even spot a dolphin! All along the Jersey Shore are lovely towns and great beaches. We can recommend the best beach for you, depending on your interests.

General Info