10 days in Connecticut Itinerary

10 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Connecticut vacation builder
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Norwalk
— 3 nights
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Mystic
— 3 nights
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Newington
— 3 nights
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Norwalk — 3 nights

Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Explore Norwalk's surroundings by going to Tarrywile Park & Mansion (in Danbury), Boothe Memorial Park and Museum (in Stratford) and New Haven (Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University, &more). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at The Maritime Aquarium, get a new perspective on nature at Bruce Museum, don't miss a visit to ACT of Connecticut, and soothe aching muscles at Work It Dance and Fitness.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Norwalk route planner.

New York City to Norwalk is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in May, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Mystic.
Museums · Parks · Trails · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trips

Mystic — 3 nights

A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Step out of Mystic to go to Norwich and see Slater Memorial Museum, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Mystic Seaport Museum, look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange, contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village, and take in the views from Mystic River Bascule Bridge.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Mystic trip maker.

Traveling by car from Norwalk to Mystic takes 1.5 hours. May in Mystic sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Newington.
Shopping · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
Side Trips

Newington — 3 nights

Newington is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Newington is known for sightseeing, parks, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of The Mark Twain House & Museum, see the interesting displays at Dinosaur State Park, walk around Wickham Park, and admire the striking features of Connecticut State Capitol.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Newington trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Newington takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Mystic in May, you will find days in Newington are a bit warmer (72°F), and nights are about the same (51°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips

Connecticut travel guide

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Aquariums · Theaters · Observatories
The Constitution State
Perhaps best known for its renowned private and public universities, Connecticut was once home to the country's first law school and still boasts one of the oldest secondary schools in America. More than just a small state packed with students, Connecticut offers visitors a chance to explore some of New England's finest tourist attractions while on vacation, including lighthouses, beaches, theaters, museums, galleries, and restaurants. Despite its small size, the state also boasts two large casino complexes, both located on Native American reservations. Rich in history and natural beauty, Connecticut draws newcomers from around the world, with large Polish, Chinese, and Hispanic communities.