Point Pleasant - Toms River Vacation Packages
The city is located some 35 miles (56 kilometers) from the state capital of New Jersey, Trenton and about 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Atlantic City.
Lighthouses are often wild, evocative places; the Sea Girt Lighthouse on the Point Pleasant - Toms River coast is one of those places. To discover more about the structure’s history and the men and women who kept its light shining bright, enquire at the local visitors center for tour times and further information.
You'll find plenty of burning rubber and high-octane action at the New Egypt Speedway and the Wall Township Speedway, two of the most popular motorsports destinations in Point Pleasant - Toms River. Meet fellow motorsports fanatics, check out the gleaming chrome and paintwork of high performance vehicles, then, if you’re lucky enough to visit on a race day, thrill to the spectacle as local speed demons do battle for the chequered flag.
If you want to surround yourself with nature, plan a trip to Allaire State Park and Cattus Island County Park, two protected reserves where locals and visitors like to visit to get active. These nature havens are among the best places for families to check out the local flora and fauna.
The Ocean County Historical Museum is the perfect place to go to discover the city’s dramatic past. Stroll the center’s cool hallways and view the centuries-old artifacts on display.
In this artistic city you’ll find some interesting museums, such as the Anchor and Palette Art Gallery, where art and history lovers can see local exhibits. Take a self-guided tour and view the exhibits.
No trip to Point Pleasant - Toms River is complete without exploring the furry, feathered and scaled inhabitants of Popcorn Park Zoo. As you wander the paths, admire the carefully curated landscapes and enclosures which add to the ambience of the park.