4 days in Harlingen & Waterbury Itinerary

4 days in Harlingen & Waterbury Itinerary

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Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to Waterbury
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Harlingen — 1 night

Harlingen is a city in Cameron County in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley of southern Texas, United States, about from the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): walk around Hugh Ramsey Nature Park, then pause for some photo ops at Iwo Jima Memorial & Museum, then see the interesting displays at Harlingen Arts & Heritage Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Harlingen Arts and Heritage Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Harlingen online road trip planner.

New York City to Harlingen is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Harlingen. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Harlingen, ranging from highs of 97°F to lows of 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Waterbury.
Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Waterbury — 1 night

Waterbury is a city in the U.S. state of Connecticut on the Naugatuck River, 33 miles southwest of Hartford and 77 miles northeast of New York City. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Mattatuck Museum, then look for gifts at Fascia's Chocolates, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Anne's Church. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, then take in nature's colorful creations at Elizabeth Park, and then head off the coast to Thimble Islands.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Waterbury road trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Harlingen to Waterbury. The time zone difference when traveling from Harlingen to Waterbury is 1 hour. Traveling from Harlingen in July, things will get little chillier in Waterbury: highs are around 81°F and lows about 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors
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