A new Cape May Spring itinerary from Montreal Beach Resort.
Planning your spring vacation in Cape May? Wondering what to do when you get here? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a new Cape May spring itinerary for an outstanding seasonal trip to the Jersey Shore.
Cape May Spring Itinerary Day 1
Check-in to your room at Montreal Beach Resort. Unpack, relax, and take in the view. You may even enjoy a brief walk on the beach.
Dinner at Harry’s
For a delicious dinner made with the freshest ingredients, visit Harry’s. Our onsite restaurant is open Thursday through Sunday, 11am to 9pm (off-season hours), and every day in the summer. Enjoy ocean views, friendly service, and a menu packed with familiar favorites. Popular dishes include:
- Cheesesteak Egg Rolls
- Black Angus Burger
- Fish Tacos
- Cajun Buttermilk Chicken Sandwich
An Evening Trolley Tour
After dinner, head to the Ocean Street bus stop for an evening Cape May trolley tour brought to you by MAC. The Ghosts of Cape May Trolley tour is a fun and easy way to get to know our seaside village and immerse yourself in Cape May’s history. It’s also a great way to end day one of your Cape May spring vacation.
Cape May Spring Itinerary Day 2
Coffee and a Bagel at Coffee Tyme
Start your day with the best coffee and breakfast sandwiches in Cape May at Coffee Tyme. Family-owned and operated, Coffee Tyme menu items are made from scratch, on-site, every day. Plus, the view is amazing. TIP: try their blueberry muffins, loaded with fruit. Dine in or take your order to go before you head to the Washington Street mall for the best shopping in Cape May.
Exclusive Shopping at Washinton Street Mall
The Washington Street Mall is Cape May’s picturesque town square lined with locally owned boutiques, excellent restaurants, and more. The Mall serves as a town center and features several benches, beautiful gardens, and historic markers, making it the perfect spot to spend a few hours and take in Cape May’s charm.
Other Spring Shopping Opportunities
- April 22: April Crafts & Collectibles Show
- May 13: Mother’s Day Weekend Crafts & Collectibles Show
- May 20: Spring Crafts & Collectibles Show
It’s no secret, Cape May is THE culinary capital of New Jersey. About town you’ll find world-class restaurants, working vegetable and dairy farms, plus special events dedicated to local favorites like crab, tomatoes, and lima beans. For decades, Cape May has been revered as a quaint Victorian town freckled with flavor. Choose from a number of nearby lunch spots downtown.
Visit a Cape May Winery, Brewery, or Distillery
Let loose at one (or several) of Cape May’s wineries, breweries, and distilleries. Guests typically enjoy special tastings, live music, and food trucks (for the inevitable afternoon snack). Popular spots include Cold Spring Brewery, Nauti Spirits Distillery, Cape May Distillery, Hawk Haven Vineyard, Cape May Winery, and more. Schedule a tour or simply stop in for a tasting.
For dinner, we couldn’t possibly suggest just one restaurant out of the many amazing establishments in Cape May. There is absolutely something for everybody. Popular eateries are:
- Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille
- Black Duck on Sunset
- Lucky Bones
- Beach Plum Farm Kitchen
- Blue Pig Tavern
- List of Best Cape May Restaurants
Cape May Spring Itinerary Day 3
It’s the most important meal of the day. For breakfast, we recommend Harry’s (in season), Mad Batter, George’s Place, and Freda’s Café. Enjoy a delicious sit-down breakfast or brunch with pancakes, waffles, eggs, smoked salmon, and more.
MAC Walking Tours
Cape May is a beautiful town. Explore it with specialty walking tours brought to you by MAC. As the weather warms, these tours are the perfect way to spend time outside.
- Architectual Walking Tour
- Fisherman’s Wharf Walking Tour
- Painted Ladies, Porches, and More Walking Tour
Gardens of Cape May Tour
Scheduled for late Spring on June 17, 2023, The Gardens of Cape May Tour is a chance to explore the private plants, blooms, and landscape designs of passionate Cape May gardeners. See both public and private gardens dominated by sunlight, ocean breezes, sand, and salt. Then, collect ideas for your own. Physick Estate gardens are included as well as those of The Nature Conservancy Garrett Family Preserve.
The grounds of the Emlen Physick Estate will host nature and garden-themed local vendors as well as a complimentary wine tasting by Cape May Winery!
Sad, but we look forward to welcoming you back soon.
There you have it. Our new Cape May spring itinerary for 2023. Of course, there’s plenty more to do in Cape May all year long. Visit Montreal Beach Resort for the best beachfront accommodations in Cape May.