35 days in Connecticut Itinerary

35 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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35 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Greenwich
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Windsor Locks
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Mystic
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
New Haven
— 10 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Newark

7
nights
Greenwich

Greenwich ©
Greenwich is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. Bruce Museum and Bush-Holley House Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Your inner history buff will appreciate First Presbyterian Church and Putnam Cottage. Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with Greenwich Avenue, identify plant and animal life at Audubon Center, make a trip to Flinn Gallery, and stop by Diane's Books.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Greenwich visit planning site .

Newark to Greenwich is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In January, daytime highs in Greenwich are 36°F, while nighttime lows are 23°F. On the 16th (Wed), you're off toWindsor Locks.

Things to do in Greenwich

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Greenwich Point Park, Bush-Holley House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Greenwich Point Park ©
Greenwich Point Park
Bruce Museum ©
Bruce Museum
First Presbyterian Church ©
First Presbyterian Church

8
nights
Windsor Locks

Windsor Locks ©
Windsor Locks is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Visit The Mark Twain House & Museum and Tapping Reeve House and Law School for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore New Britain Museum of American Art and Hill-Stead Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Windsor Locks side-trips: Alvarium Beer Company (in New Britain), Woodstock (Scranton's Shops, Roseland Cottage, & more) and Iwo Jima Survivors Memorial Park (in Newington). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St Joseph, take an in-depth tour of Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, and contemplate the long history of Webb Deane Stevens Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Windsor Locks trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Greenwich to Windsor Locks in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Windsor Locks are 36°F, while nighttime lows are 19°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Mystic.

Things to do in Windsor Locks

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Hartford, Woodstock, Bloomfield, Wethersfield, New Britain
Highlights from your plan
New England Air Museum ©
New England Air Museum
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
New Britain Museum of American Art ©

9
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Get some cultural insight at Mystic Seaport Museum and Florence Griswold Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Submarine Force Museum and Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center. Explore Mystic's surroundings by going to Prudence Crandall Museum (in Canterbury), Gillette Castle State Park (in East Haddam) and Connecticut River Museum (in Essex). And it doesn't end there: try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino, enjoy the sea views from Cross Sound Ferry Lighthouse Cruises, get engrossed in the history at Slater Memorial Museum, and contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Mystic route planner.

Traveling by car from Windsor Locks to Mystic takes 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 38°F, and evening lows to 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to New Haven.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Groton, Mashantucket, Stonington, Preston, Connecticut River Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino
The Submarine Force Museum ©
The Submarine Force Museum

10
nights
New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. Museum-lovers will get to explore Yale University Art Gallery and Knights of Columbus Museum. Popular historic sites such as Weir Farm National Historic Site and Castle Craig are in your itinerary. Explore New Haven's surroundings by going to Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets (in Clinton), Westfield Trumbull Mall (in Trumbull) and St. Margaret's Shrine (in Bridgeport). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, admire the majestic nature at Hammonasset Beach State Park, see the interesting displays at Dinosaur State Park & Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Anne's Church.

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Traveling by car from Mystic to New Haven takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in New Haven sees daily highs of 39°F and lows of 23°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Stratford, Wallingford, Rosabianca Vineyards, Shore Line Trolley Museum, Weir Farm National Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History ©
Yale Center for British Art ©
Yale Center for British Art

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