7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hartford
— 2 nights
2
Mystic
— 4 nights

2
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Bring the kids along to Silver Sands State Park and Connecticut Science Center. Visiting Walnut Beach and West Hartford Reservoir will get you outdoors. When in Hartford, make a side trip to see White Memorial Conservation Center in Litchfield, approximately Litchfield away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Elizabeth Park, learn more about the world around you at Dinosaur State Park, and make a trip to Bushnell Plaza Sculpture Garden.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Hartford trip planner.

Cleveland to Hartford is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cleveland in July, you will find days in Hartford are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in Hartford

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

West Hartford, Milford, White Memorial Conservation Center, Dinosaur State Park
Highlights from your plan
Silver Sands State Park ©
Silver Sands State Park
White Memorial Conservation Center ©
White Memorial Conservation Center
Walnut Beach ©
Walnut Beach

4
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Get in touch with nature at Harkness Memorial State Park and Boat Tours & Water Sports. Family-friendly places like Mystic Seaport Museum and Fort Trumbull State Park will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Mystic side-trips: Madison (Meigs Point Nature Center & Hammonasset Beach State Park). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Eastern Point Beach, look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange, appreciate the history behind US Submarine Veterans of WWII National Memorial East, and step aboard Charles W. Morgan.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Mystic trip website.

You can drive from Hartford to Mystic in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Hartford, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Mystic, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Madison, Groton, Waterford, Fort Trumbull State Park
Highlights from your plan
Meigs Point Nature Center ©
Meigs Point Nature Center
Harkness Memorial State Park ©
Harkness Memorial State Park
Eastern Point Beach ©
Eastern Point Beach

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