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Princeton Travel Guide

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Princeton Travel Guide

Where is Princeton?

An unforgettable, worry-free getaway starts with a bit of research. Keep reading to find out just where Princeton is.

It is about 9 miles northeast of New Jersey's capital, Trenton. Princeton is also 6 miles north of Mercerville.

There are around 12,000 friendly locals that reside in this corner of Central Jersey.

Places to Visit in Princeton

McCarter Theater features a variety of local art exhibits, live music performances and cultural events. Call in and find out what's happening. Want to keep the good times rolling? Find peace in the meditative atmosphere at Princeton Public Library while skimming over the journals, books and newspapers. But wait, that's not all! Examine the carefully maintained rooms and imagine how the residents of Jasna Polana used to live. This place provides its visitors with an unusual historical insight.

Car Rentals in Princeton

Princeton is calling your name, and the best way to see it is from behind the wheel. Search, compare and book car rentals in Princeton in a matter of clicks through Orbitz. Ready to hit the gas?

It's good to know that you can pick up a rental vehicle close to the city center. Situated at 102 Carnegie Ctr Rt 1, Hertz will get you all sorted in no time. If they don't have anything suitable available, you can try Avis at 14 Lower Harrison Street. This outlet is only 2 miles from the city.

Where to stay in Princeton – Hotel Accommodation

With as many as 25 hotels in Princeton, you shouldn't encounter too many problems booking a room.The Peacock Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is an excellent choice for travelers seeking swanky accommodations. If it's not available, we recommend the Hyatt Regency Princeton. Alternatively, check out the Quality Inn Near Princeton and the Howard Johnson - Princeton/Lawrenceville. These are our top economical accommodations.

Nearest Airports to Princeton

Hopping on a plane to Liberty International Airport (EWR)? You'll be exploring the attractions of Princeton before you know it! It's located 35 miles northeast of Princeton's center.

Popular Places to Visit Near Princeton

Go to Princeton for its individual culture and style. Though, you've also got celebrated attractions right around the corner! Independence Hall lures people from all continents of the globe. Pennsauken, just 30 miles from Princeton, is a convenient base when stopping by this world-famous attraction.

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