5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + Drive:  7​h
1
Norwalk
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Mystic
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Hartford
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Dallas

2
nights
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): hike along Norwalk River Valley Trail. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at White Memorial Conservation Center, take in nature's colorful creations at White Flower Farm, and then stroll through Walnut Beach.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Norwalk tour itinerary planning app .

Dallas to Norwalk is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Dallas in June, expect Norwalk to be a bit cooler, temps between 78°F and 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mystic.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Danbury, Walnut Beach, Norwalk River Valley Trail, White Memorial Conservation Center
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The Maritime Aquarium ©
The Maritime Aquarium
Tarrywile Park & Mansion ©
Tarrywile Park & Mansion
White Memorial Conservation Center ©
White Memorial Conservation Center

1
night
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, meet the residents at Mystic Aquarium, then enjoy the sand and surf at Eastern Point Beach, and finally explore and take pictures at Fort Trumbull State Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Mystic holiday app .

Getting from Norwalk to Mystic by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June in Mystic, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trips

Eastern Point Beach, Fort Trumbull State Park
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Fort Trumbull State Park ©
Fort Trumbull State Park
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center ©
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

1
night
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): explore the engaging exhibits at Kidcity Children's Museum, steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, then trek along Talcott Mountain State Park, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Hartford trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Mystic to Hartford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Mystic in June, you will find days in Hartford are a bit warmer (80°F), and nights are about the same (60°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums Parks Trails

Side Trips

Room Escape Games, Kidcity Children's Museum, Talcott Mountain State Park
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Kidcity Children's Museum ©
Kidcity Children's Museum
Talcott Mountain State Park ©
Talcott Mountain State Park
Room Escape Games

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