7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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1
Norwalk
— 1 night
2
Mystic
— 4 nights
3
Hartford
— 1 night

1
night
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): deepen your understanding at Yale University, thenexplore the world behind art at Yale University Art Gallery, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thimble Islands Brewing Company. Here are some ideas for day two: observe the fascinating underwater world at The Maritime Aquarium, head off the coast to Thimble Islands, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Norwalk trip maker tool.

New York City to Norwalk is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In August, daytime highs in Norwalk are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mystic.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Branford, New Haven
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The Maritime Aquarium ©
The Maritime Aquarium
Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Yale University ©
Yale University

4
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mystic: East Haddam (Ray of Light Farm & Gillette Castle State Park). There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Mystic Aquarium, take in the views from Mystic River Bascule Bridge, go for a walk through Mystic River Historical Society, and immerse yourself in nature at Harkness Memorial State Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Mystic trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Norwalk to Mystic in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hartford.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

East Haddam, Groton, Waterford, Foxwoods Resort Casino
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Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

1
night
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. On the 15th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Bushnell Plaza Sculpture Garden, browse the exhibits of The Mark Twain House & Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and finally find something for the whole family at Lake Compounce.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hartford route maker.

You can drive from Mystic to Hartford in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Hartford, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Lake Compounce
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
Lake Compounce ©
Lake Compounce

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