Girls Getaway and Guys Weekend

From bachelor or bachelorette parties to a low-key weekend with friends, these weekend trip ideas are perfect for a fun, easy getaway.

Girls Getaway

Whether you’re planning a bachelorette party or are just looking for girls trip ideas, it’s easy to see why New Jersey is the spot for some of the best girlfriend getaways.

From charming shopping districts lined with independent boutiques to sprawling shopping malls touting big-name designers, there’s a retail experience to suit any style. Bargain hunters will love scouting deals at one of the many discount outlet malls in New Jersey, and label lovers will find plenty of swoon-worthy items at upscale retail destinations, such as The Playground in Atlantic City, where Gucci, Burberry and Louis Vuitton are among the many high-end names. Bonus: There’s no retail tax on clothing and footwear, so feel free to go wild.

Spend some time sipping and sampling the best of our many wineries in New Jersey. Make it easy to go with your group of girlfriends by booking a prepackaged or customized wine tour through New Jersey Wine Tours, which includes luxurious limo transportation to several vineyards.

Kick-back and relax with your gal pals while enjoying a pampering spa treatment. Whether you wish for a luxurious massage in one of Atlantic City’s glitzy resort-casinos or a holistic treatment in a secluded mountain resort, New Jersey offers an array of spas and salons.

Ballet, opera, orchestral performances and Broadway productions — the options are seemingly endless when it comes to theater in New Jersey. Plan a memorable night on the town with dinner and a show for you and your closest girlfriends. Browse our lineup of theaters to choose a venue near you.

Guys Weekend

Looking for bachelor party ideas? Just want to spend some time with the guys? Give these weekend trip ideas a try.

Known as the Gaming Capital of the East Coast, Atlantic City offers a lineup of exciting casinos offering everything from poker and blackjack to slot machines and Baccarat. Get in on the action with your best buds by your side.

Whether you’re looking for a laid-back pub, a rollicking comedy club or a booming nightclub, the bar and nightlife scene in New Jersey is diverse. Learn more about the nightlife in Atlantic City, or check out our beer lover’s guide for a lineup of breweries and brewpubs. 

Take in a little sunshine with a round of golf on one of the numerous courses in New Jersey. Peruse our list of golf courses to find one that’s right for your group.

When you want to enjoy the great outdoors with your guy friends, go the low-key route and plan a morning of hiking. From easy lakeside trails to more challenging treks through the wilderness, New Jersey offers a broad range of hiking trails