5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Norwalk
— 2 nights
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Mystic
— 1 night
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Hartford
— 1 night

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Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Hammonasset Beach State Park and Compo Beach. Get outdoors at Steep Rock Reservation and Mine Hill Preserve. Explore Norwalk's surroundings by going to White Memorial Conservation Center (in Litchfield), Macricostas Preserve (in New Preston) and Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center (in Ansonia). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Lucius Pond Ordway / Devil's Den Preserve, stop by RJ Julia Booksellers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sasco Beach, and trek along New Canaan Nature Center.

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Syracuse to Norwalk is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Syracuse in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Norwalk, with lows of 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Mystic.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

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Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park
Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center ©
Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center
Mine Hill Preserve ©
Mine Hill Preserve

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Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stop by The Book Barn, explore the different monuments and memorials at Elm Grove Cemetery, try your luck at Foxwoods Resort Casino, then see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village.

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You can drive from Norwalk to Mystic in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Mystic can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Hartford.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums · Historic Sites · Casinos · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Guiffrida Park, then get a taste of the local shopping with Lyman Orchards, then steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, and finally identify plant and animal life at McLean Game Refuge.

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Traveling by car from Mystic to Hartford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
McLean Game Refuge ©
McLean Game Refuge
Lyman Orchards ©
Lyman Orchards

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