Top 5 Sights in Avalon that you Can't-Miss!

By Amelia Gibson, Posted on 31 Aug, 2022 at 01:36 pm

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It is not just the beaches, attractions, and shopping options that draw people to Avalon. There are also a number of places to explore, with new things around every corner. Here are the top 5 things to do in Avalon that you need to check out when visiting New Jersey!


Cape May County Parks and Zoo

Don't forget to check out Cape May County Parks and Zoo in Cape May Court House, New Jersey. Enjoy the collection of over 550 animals of 250 species spread over 85 hectares of exhibition space. If you're visiting with kids it's best to experience and learn about things.

Zoo also has a train and a carousel. The train is trackless and can take visitors around the zoo.


Cape May Lighthouse:

Climb the 199 original cast-iron spiral staircase to the top of the 1859 Cape May Lighthouse for brilliant views of the Delaware Bay and Atlantic Ocean, as well as Cape May Point's surrounding nature trails. The information boards tell stories about the lighthouse keepers, the local community, and the historical and current function of the lighthouse. You may experience a lot of things here!


Avalon History Center:

If you’re a history lover don’t miss the chance to learn about the history of Avalon nj. Avalon History Center is a local history museum that showcases Avalon's past collections. Visitors can learn more about their favorite seaside towns through fun and engaging exhibits. The History Center's collection includes thousands of photographs, objects, and ephemera that tell stories of the people, places, and events of Avalon.


Have Fun At The Boardwalk:

You need to check out the Boardwalk! This is the perfect place to have fun and spend some time with family and friends. The Boardwalk is home to some of the best food in the area. You'll be able to find everything from classic American food to international cuisine. If you're looking for a place to stay while you're in town, make sure to check out the hotels and resorts that are located nearby!


Seven Mile Island:

Seven Mile Island or Seven Mile Beach is the name of a barrier island six minutes from Avalon Jersey. This seven-mile (7-mile) stretch of scenic  New Jersey beach offers beautiful scenery and pristine sands that make it perfect for a seaside stroll. There are many places to enjoy the sun and waves. Seashell hunters will be overjoyed and will find a few crabs scurrying about as the waves roll in. You can watch the sunset there and have a romantic walk with your partner on the island.


Hotel Recommendation:

We would recommend you to stay at  Icona Avalon Beach Resort, where you will find a modern, chic coastal retreat surrounded by sand dunes and classic Nantucket-inspired architecture. This legendary Avalon, New Jersey hotel has recently been renovated and became Avalon's newest resort hotel.

This Icona Avalon Resort has 159-rooms. NJ coastal hotel boasts an oceanfront location with crisp white interiors accented with classic nautical touches of blue and sophisticated furnishings. Each area of ​​the hotel is designed to bring light and beauty to the hotel.

Icona Avalon NJ has beautifully designed and decorated hotel rooms, three distinctive bars, and restaurants, and an elegant event space just steps from the beach. Avalon's only four-season hotel is a family-friendly hotel. , a popular waterfront retreat for couples and groups.

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Amelia Gibson is a 28 years old travel blogger who quit her career in finance for her passion for exploring the planet. She's been traveling for six years now and has traveled across 40 countries. She is working with top brands and sponsors from all around the world. She is extremely talented in photography, a good writer, and a content creator.