29 days in Connecticut Itinerary

29 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Mystic
— 7 nights
2
Manchester
— 10 nights
3
Ridgefield
— 11 nights

7
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Relax by the water at Hammonasset Beach State Park and Pleasure Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Meigs Point Nature Center (in Madison), Clinton Town Beach (in Clinton) and Main Street Park, Essex Village (in Essex). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village, snap pictures at Mystic River Bascule Bridge, take in the pleasant sights at Mystic River Historical Society, and look for all kinds of wild species at Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center.

For reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Mystic driving holiday site.

Newark to Mystic is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Traveling from Newark in July, you will find days in Mystic are a bit cooler (80°F), and nights are about the same (66°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Groton, Stonington, Madison, Mashantucket, East Lyme
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino
Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park

10
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Haight-Brown Vineyard (in Litchfield), Saint Anne's Church (in Waterbury) and American Legion and Peoples State Forests (in Barkhamsted). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at A Place Called Hope, do a tasting at Taylor Brooke Winery, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Lodge at Crandall Park, and trek along MDC Reservoir #6.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Manchester holiday maker website.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Manchester takes 1.5 hours. July in Manchester sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Ridgefield.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hartford, Woodstock, West Hartford, Wallingford, Windsor Locks
Highlights from your plan
A Place Called Hope ©
A Place Called Hope
Gouveia Vineyards ©
Gouveia Vineyards
Connecticut Valley Winery ©
Connecticut Valley Winery

11
nights
Ridgefield

Ridgefield ©
Ridgefield is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. Relax by the water at Sasco Beach and Walnut Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Ridgefield: Macricostas Preserve (in New Preston), Woodbury (Walker Road Vineyards & Flanders Nature Center) and Steep Rock Reservation (in Washington Depot). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Garden of Ideas, stroll through Long Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at The Coastal Center at Milford Point, and hike along New Canaan Nature Center.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ridgefield online vacation planner.

Getting from Manchester to Ridgefield by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ridgefield

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Milford, Stratford, Fairfield, Washington, New Milford
Highlights from your plan
Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center ©
Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center
Sasco Beach ©
Sasco Beach
Mine Hill Preserve ©
Mine Hill Preserve

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