4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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4 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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

1
night
New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. On the 27th (Wed), have fun and explore at Kidcity Children's Museum and then steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: observe the fascinating underwater world at The Maritime Aquarium, admire the majestic nature at Hammonasset Beach State Park, and then explore the world behind art at Yale University Art Gallery.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New Haven trip planning site .

New York City to New Haven is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in November, New Haven is little chillier at night with lows of 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Maritime Aquarium, Kidcity Children's Museum, The Mark Twain House & Museum, Hammonasset Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, take in the views from Mystic River Bascule Bridge, then stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange, and finally try your luck at Foxwoods Resort Casino. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Tantaquidgeon Museum, then examine the collection at The Submarine Force Museum, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mystic Aquarium, and finally steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Mystic trip planner .

You can drive from New Haven to Mystic in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tantaquidgeon Museum, The Submarine Force 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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