New Jersey is often passed over by families looking to have some quality leisure time in favor of its more famous neighbor – New York. New York may have the mystique that comes from being known as ‘The Big Apple’, but if the truth be known New Jersey has some exceptional attractions that make for great family entertainment in an example is the Royal Entertainment who has a lot of family fun activities you may want to try – and these are often much less crowded than the tourist attractions in New York – and many offer exceptional value for money.
So if you want to get away from the crowds and have some fun with the family what are the attractions in New Jersey that will delight both young and old?
#1 Six Flags Great Adventure.
Six Flags amusement parks have a great reputation for providing a safe and fabulous fun filled day out for the entire family and the Six Flags Great Adventure park in New Jersey is no exception. From classic rides for the entire family such as Buccaneer which provides the thrills of the swing combined with gravity defying almost vertical views this is a very popular ride. For the younger members of the family the gentle fun to be had on the Air Jumbo ride there’s something for everyone. There are dozens more rides for the whole family and a wealth of foods from all over the world are available so everyone has the energy to enjoy their day out.
#2 Atlantic City Aquarium.
Combining fun and education this is a great way for the whole family to enjoy a day out in the company of some of the oceans most magnificent creatures. Find out more about corals at the live coral tank or explore some of the oceans oddest inhabitants. Kids will love the Tropical Shark and Stingray Touch tanks where they can get up close and personal with these gentle creatures.
#3 Hurricane Harbor.
For some great summer fun get to Hurricane Harbor and share in some thrills and spills at this fantastic water park. Enjoy the family sized rafts at the Big Bambu and Reef Runner for an exciting splash of fun or simply chill out and relax at the Blue Lagoon wave pool where everyone, young and old can cool off and have some family time fun.
New Jersey is a fabulous opportunity for both young and old to enjoy a great time – and it’s easily accessible by public transportation. Set aside a day now to enjoy yourself in NJ.