33 days in Connecticut Itinerary

33 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Washington
— 5 nights
2
Hartford
— 9 nights
3
Mystic
— 10 nights
4
Norwalk
— 8 nights

5
nights
Washington

Washington ©
Washington is a rural town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, in the New England region of the United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington: Winsted (American Museum of Tort Law & Soldiers' Monument and Memorial Park), Lime Rock Park (in Lakeville) and Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument (in East Canaan). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Steep Rock Reservation, take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Lady of Lourdes' Shrine, relax in the rural setting at Angevine Farm, and admire the natural beauty at Hollister House Garden.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Washington road trip website.

New York City to Washington is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In July, Washington is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 81°F and lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in Washington

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Litchfield, Winsted, Brookfield, Lime Rock Park, Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument
Highlights from your plan
White Memorial Conservation Center ©
White Memorial Conservation Center
Gunn Historical Museum ©
Gunn Historical Museum
Hollister House Garden ©
Hollister House Garden

9
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Hartford: Connecticut River Expeditions - RiverQuest (in Haddam), Allegra Farm And The Horsedrawn Carriage And Sleigh Museum Of New England (in East Haddam) and A Place Called Hope (in Killingworth). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of The Mark Twain House & Museum, walk around Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, test your problem-solving skills at Complexity: A Puzzling Adventure, and whizz through the canopy at The Adventure Park at Storrs.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Hartford day trip planner.

Drive from Washington to Hartford in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in August, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Bristol, Portland, New Britain, Farmington, Farmer Joe's Gardens
Highlights from your plan
The Adventure Park at Storrs ©
The Adventure Park at Storrs
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Connecticut Science Center ©
Connecticut Science Center

10
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mystic: DEEP Marine Headquarters - Ferry Landing Park (in Old Lyme), Hammonasset Beach State Park (in Madison) and Gillette Castle State Park (in East Haddam). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum, snap pictures at Mystic River Bascule Bridge, take a tour of Charles W. Morgan, and steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Mystic online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Hartford to Mystic takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Mystic are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Norwalk.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

New London, Old Lyme, Norwich, Killingly, Groton
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
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Norwalk: Collis P. Huntington State Park (in Redding), New Haven (St. Mary's Church, Escape New Haven, &more) and Danbury (Danbury Museum & Historical Society & Tarrywile Park & Mansion). There's still lots to do: visit a coastal fixture at Sheffield Island Lighthouse, look for all kinds of wild species at The Coastal Center at Milford Point, don't miss a visit to Flinn Gallery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Sasco Beach.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Norwalk trip planner.

You can drive from Mystic to Norwalk in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Norwalk are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

New Haven, Milford, Bridgeport, Greenwich, Ridgefield
Highlights from your plan
Escape New Haven ©
Escape New Haven
Sheffield Island Lighthouse ©
Sheffield Island Lighthouse
The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum ©
The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum

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