Nearby Attractions to Pleasant Beach, NJ
Point Pleasant Beach is centrally located and close to many popular
attractions. From beautiful estuaries and
preserves, to world class amusement parks, to
lively casinos, and historical sites all within
close proximity to New York City and
Philadelphia. Adults and children alike will
find something of interest.
Recommended day trips:
New York City - Take a dinner cruise
around NY Harbor with VIP Yachts INC.
Six Flags Great Adventure - Across the
county lies a theme park and safari with fun for
the whole family! Six Flags offers top headline
entertainment as well as their theme park.
Bay Head - located one town to the
south; Bay Head is a small NJ seaside town with
a few posh shops and restaurants. The town is
similar to many areas on the eastern end of Long
Atlantic City - Just an hour down the
Garden State Parkway is the casino destination
of Atlantic City. Bring your wallet and your
rabbit's foot! Who knows, it just may be your
turn to be the next big winner! Just remember to
save quarters for the tolls on the way back!
Allaire State Park - Located 7 miles
from Point Pleasant Beach is historic Allaire
State Park. The park offers visitors walking,
hiking, bicycling and equestrian trails. The
upper Manasquan River runs through the park and
this portion is stocked with trout. Also on the
grounds, you will find camping (by permit) and a
neighboring golf course.
Seaside Heights- Located 9 miles to the
south, Seaside Heights offers the wild side of
the Jersey Shore. Here you will find many of the
same attractions that Point Pleasant Beach
offers along with a more "Party" atmosphere.