4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Norwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
New Haven
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
End: Newark

2
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Norwich, known as 'The Rose of New England', is a city in New London County, Connecticut, United States. When in Norwich, make a side trip to see The Mark Twain House & Museum in Hartford, approximately 54 minutes away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange, steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village, and go for a walk through Mystic River Historical Society.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Norwich trip planner .

Newark to Norwich is an approximately 3-hour car ride. While traveling from Newark, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Norwich, ranging from highs of 75°F to lows of 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to New Haven.

Things to do in Norwich

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Mystic, Foxwoods Resort Casino, The Mark Twain House & Museum, Tantaquidgeon Museum, The Submarine Force Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino

1
night
New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): browse the collection at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, gain insight at Yale University, then get a new perspective on nature at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, and finally admire the masterpieces at Yale University Art Gallery.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New Haven trip planner.

Traveling by car from Norwich to New Haven takes 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in New Haven are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums
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Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Yale University ©
Yale University

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