7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Margarita Island
Fly:  19​h
Windsor Locks
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
New Haven
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Mystic
— 1 night
Fly:  19​h
Margarita Island

1
day
Windsor Locks

Windsor Locks is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Connecticut Trolley Museum, get engrossed in the history at Mark Twain House & Museum, and then browse the different shops at The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Windsor Locks itinerary planner.

Margarita Island, Venezuela to Windsor Locks is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Venezuela Time (VET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Margarita Island in October, things will get much colder in Windsor Locks: highs are around 20°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to New Haven.

Things to do in Windsor Locks

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Connecticut Trolley Museum, Mark Twain House & Museum, The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk
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Mark Twain House & Museum
Connecticut Trolley Museum

2
days
New Haven

New Haven, in the U.S. On the 15th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Knights of Columbus Museum, then see the interesting displays at Shore Line Trolley Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Yale University Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by R J Julia Booksellers, then buy something for everyone on your list at Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets, and then get some fabulous bargains at Tanger Outlet Westbrook.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read New Haven travel planner.

Traveling by car from Windsor Locks to New Haven takes an hour. In October, daily temperatures in New Haven can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in New Haven

Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets, Shore Line Trolley Museum, Tanger Outlet Westbrook, R J Julia Booksellers
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R J Julia Booksellers
Shore Line Trolley Museum
Yale University Art Gallery

2
days
Mystic

A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
On the 17th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport, then savor the flavors at Stonington Vineyards, and then visit a coastal fixture at Old Lighthouse Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village, see the interesting displays at The Submarine Force Museum, then take in the history at Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park, and finally enjoy the sea views from University of Connecticut: Avery Point Campus.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Mystic vacation builder.

Traveling by car from New Haven to Mystic takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Groton, Stonington
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport
Old Lighthouse Museum
Stonington Vineyards

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