28 days in Connecticut Itinerary

28 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Mystic
— 7 nights
2
Hartford
— 8 nights
3
Washington
— 5 nights
4
Norwalk
— 6 nights

7
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Get out of town with these interesting Mystic side-trips: Madison (Hammonasset Beach State Park & Meigs Point Nature Center), Main Street Park, Essex Village (in Essex) and Logee's Greenhouses (in Killingly). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino, contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village, and walk around Gillette Castle State Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Mystic trip itinerary planning app.

Exeter, UK to Mystic is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Exeter to Mystic is minus 5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Mystic are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Hartford.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Madison, Mashantucket, Groton, Tantaquidgeon Museum, Gillette Castle State Park
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

8
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to A Place Called Hope (in Killingworth), Farmer Joe's Gardens (in Wallingford) and Thimble Islands (in Branford). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, ponder the world of politics at Connecticut State Capitol, shop like a local with Real Art Ways, and get curious at Connecticut Science Center.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Hartford planner.

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 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Washington.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Waterbury, New Britain, Windsor Locks, Barker Character Comic and Cartoon Museum, Farmington Canal State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Connecticut Science Center ©
Connecticut Science Center
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

5
nights
Washington

Washington ©
Washington is a rural town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, in the New England region of the United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington: Winsted (American Museum of Tort Law, Soldiers' Monument and Memorial Park, &more), Lime Rock Park (in Lakeville) and Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument (in East Canaan). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Steep Rock Reservation, relax in the rural setting at Angevine Farm, stop by HIckory Stick Bookshop, and examine the collection at Litchfield History Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Washington online route planner.

Traveling by car from Hartford to Washington takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Hartford in August, expect nights in Washington to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Norwalk.

Things to do in Washington

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Litchfield, Winsted, Angevine Farm, Mine Hill Preserve, Gurski Farm- Williams Park
Highlights from your plan
White Memorial Conservation Center ©
White Memorial Conservation Center
Gunn Historical Museum ©
Gunn Historical Museum
HIckory Stick Bookshop ©
HIckory Stick Bookshop

6
nights
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. Explore Norwalk's surroundings by going to New Haven (Yale University, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, &more), Osborne Homestead Museum (in Derby) and Rowanwood Farm (in Newtown). Next up on the itinerary: visit a coastal fixture at Sheffield Island Lighthouse, observe the fascinating underwater world at The Maritime Aquarium, immerse yourself in nature at Silver Sands State Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of Ideas.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Norwalk online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Washington to Norwalk takes 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Norwalk when traveling from Washington in August, with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

New Haven, Stratford, Ridgefield, Goldenberry Gourmet Gift, Rowanwood Farm
Highlights from your plan
Silver Sands State Park ©
Silver Sands State Park
Sheffield Island Lighthouse ©
Sheffield Island Lighthouse
The Maritime Aquarium ©
The Maritime Aquarium

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