3 days in Connecticut Itinerary

3 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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3 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Mystic
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
New Haven
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: New York City

1
night
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Submarine Force Museum and then try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): meet the residents at Mystic Aquarium, then see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, then make a trip to Mystic & Shoreline Visitor Information Center, and finally steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Mystic trip itinerary maker .

New York City to Mystic is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from New York City in December, expect little chillier with lows of 31°F in Mystic. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to New Haven.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums Casinos Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Submarine Force Museum, Foxwoods Resort Casino
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Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino

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New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. On the 29th (Sun), deepen your understanding at Yale University, then browse the collection at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, then admire the masterpieces at Yale University Art Gallery, and finally contemplate the long history of Hyland House Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our New Haven trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mystic to New Haven takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in New Haven can reach 44°F, while at night they dip to 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hyland House Museum
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Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library ©
Yale University ©
Yale University

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