4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Hartford
— 1 night
2
Mystic
— 1 night
3
Preston
— 1 night

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Elizabeth Park. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, then explore the world behind art at Yale University Art Gallery, and then trek along Pequonnock River Trail.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hartford visit planner.

Detroit to Hartford is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. April in Hartford sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Pequonnock River Trail, Yale University Art Gallery, Elizabeth Park
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Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Elizabeth Park ©
Elizabeth Park

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Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, observe the fascinating underwater world at Mystic Aquarium, then don't miss a visit to Mystic & Shoreline Visitor Information Center, and finally contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mystic trip planning site.

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 April, plan for daily highs up to 56°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Preston.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

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Preston

Preston ©
Preston is a town in New London County, Connecticut, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino, learn about winemaking at Preston Ridge Vineyard, and then learn about winemaking at Dalice Elizabeth Winery.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Preston trip itinerary planning website.

Preston is just a stone's throw from Mystic. In April in Preston, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 38°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Preston

Wineries · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Foxwoods Resort Casino
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Preston Ridge Vineyard ©
Preston Ridge Vineyard
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino
Dalice Elizabeth Winery ©
Dalice Elizabeth Winery

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