7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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

1
night
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, then enjoy the sea views from Stonington Lighthouse Museum, and then stop by The Book Barn.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mystic travel route planner.

Orlando to Mystic is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Orlando in October, expect Mystic to be colder, temps between 65°F and 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Norwalk.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stonington Lighthouse Museum, The Book Barn
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Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Stonington Lighthouse Museum ©
Stonington Lighthouse Museum
The Book Barn ©
The Book Barn

1
night
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. On the 5th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at New Canaan Nature Center, trek along Norwalk River Valley Trail, then identify plant and animal life at Lucius Pond Ordway / Devil's Den Preserve, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Sasco Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Norwalk road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Norwalk takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Norwalk are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

New Canaan Nature Center, Norwalk River Valley Trail, Sasco Beach, Lucius Pond Ordway / Devil's Den Preserve
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New Canaan Nature Center ©
New Canaan Nature Center
Sasco Beach ©
Sasco Beach
Norwalk River Valley Trail ©
Norwalk River Valley Trail

4
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Step out of the city life by going to Gillette Castle State Park and Meigs Point Nature Center. Kids will enjoy The Mark Twain House & Museum and Real Art Ways. Venture out of the city with trips to A Place Called Hope (in Killingworth), Roseland Cottage (in Woodstock) and The Lodge at Crandall Park (in Tolland). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Hammonasset Beach State Park, trek along MDC Reservoir #6, tour the pleasant surroundings at Talcott Mountain State Park, and look for gifts at Lyman Orchards.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hartford visit site.

Traveling by car from Norwalk to Hartford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in October, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Madison, Simsbury, A Place Called Hope, Lyman Orchards, MDC Reservoir #6
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park
Gillette Castle State Park ©
Gillette Castle State Park

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