The South Jersey Shore, on the cape of New Jersey, consists of 30 miles of coastline. Situated approximately 76 miles south of Philadelphia, this seaside resort area is a popular destination for beach goers from New Jersey, Philadelphia and Pennsylvania who wish to go “down the shore”. The most popular time to visit the shore is in summer when average temps are in the 80s. However, the shoulder seasons of spring and fall are also very popular times to visit the shore as many shops and restaurants stay open for the many festivals planned during these seasons. With 8 unique shore towns to choose from, there is something for everyone at the South Jersey Shore!