4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: Boston
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Hartford
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Mystic
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
End: Boston

1
night
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): get curious at Connecticut Science Center, browse the exhibits of The Mark Twain House & Museum, and then get a sense of history and politics at Connecticut State Capitol. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the engaging exhibits at Kidcity Children's Museum, learn more about the world around you at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, then explore the world behind art at Yale University Art Gallery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hartford trip planner .

Boston to Hartford is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Hartford can reach 52°F, while at night they dip to 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

New Haven, Kidcity Children's Museum
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The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Connecticut Science Center ©
Connecticut Science Center
Kidcity Children's Museum ©
Kidcity Children's Museum

2
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Mystic Aquarium, and then try your luck at Foxwoods Resort Casino. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Tantaquidgeon Museum, examine the collection at The Submarine Force Museum, steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village, then take in the views from Mystic River Bascule Bridge, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Mystic River Historical Society.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mystic online visit planner .

Drive from Hartford to Mystic in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. November in Mystic sees daily highs of 54°F and lows of 37°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums Casinos Fun & Games

Side Trips

The Submarine Force Museum, Tantaquidgeon Museum, Foxwoods Resort Casino
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

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