22 days in Connecticut Itinerary

22 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Norwalk
— 7 nights
2
Mystic
— 6 nights
3
Hartford
— 8 nights

7
nights
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. Explore Norwalk's surroundings by going to Garden of Ideas (in Ridgefield), New Haven (Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge, Escape New Haven, &more) and Branford (Boat Tours & Water Sports & Stony Creek Brewery). There's still lots to do: whizz through the canopy at The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum, delve into the lush surroundings at Gurski Farm- Williams Park, immerse yourself in nature at Silver Sands State Park, and meet the residents at The Maritime Aquarium.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Norwalk vacation planner.

Hartford to Norwalk is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Norwalk can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mystic.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

New Haven, Stamford, Fairfield, Bridgeport, Greenwich
Highlights from your plan
Escape New Haven ©
Escape New Haven
The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum ©
The Maritime Aquarium ©
The Maritime Aquarium

6
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Venture out of the city with trips to James L. Goodwin State Forest (in Hampton), East Haddam (Allegra Farm And The Horsedrawn Carriage And Sleigh Museum Of New England & Gillette Castle State Park) and Killingly (Skydive Danielson & Logee's Greenhouses). And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mystic Aquarium, take a tour of Charles W. Morgan, take a tour by water with Mystic Whaler Cruises, and get interesting insight from Fields Of Fire Adventure Park.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mystic itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Norwalk to Mystic in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Mystic are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Groton, Mashantucket, East Haddam, Killingly, James L. Goodwin State Forest
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Fields Of Fire Adventure Park ©
Fields Of Fire Adventure Park

8
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Hartford: The Adventure Park at Storrs (in Storrs), North Madison Congregational Church (in Madison) and Connecticut Parachutists Inc. (in Ellington). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of The Mark Twain House & Museum, get in on the family fun at Lake Compounce, admire the masterpieces at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Ancient Burying Ground.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Hartford visit website.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Hartford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in August, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Windsor Locks, Lake Compounce, Cotton Hollow Preserve, McLean Game Refuge, The Adventure Park at Storrs
Highlights from your plan
The Adventure Park at Storrs ©
The Adventure Park at Storrs
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

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