6 days in Connecticut Itinerary

6 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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6 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: Rochester
+2
Fly + bus + train:  6​h
1
Mystic
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Manchester
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Rochester

2
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
On the 9th (Fri), observe the fascinating underwater world at Mystic Aquarium and then get engrossed in the history at Tantaquidgeon Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino, see the interesting displays at The Submarine Force Museum, admire all the interesting features of Charles W. Morgan, then see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Mystic trip maker .

Rochester to Mystic is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In August, daily temperatures in Mystic can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Hammonasset Beach State Park, The Submarine Force Museum, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Tantaquidgeon Museum, Harkness Memorial State Park
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park

3
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Manchester: New Haven (Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, & more), Derby Greenway (in Derby) and Thimble Islands (in Branford). There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Gillette Castle State Park, steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, identify plant and animal life at A Place Called Hope, and take in nature's colorful creations at Elizabeth Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Manchester route builder website .

You can drive from Mystic to Manchester in 1.5 hours. August in Manchester sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

New Haven, West Hartford, New England Air Museum, The Mark Twain House & Museum, Derby Greenway
Highlights from your plan
Gillette Castle State Park ©
Gillette Castle State Park
Room Escape Games
Kidcity Children's Museum ©
Kidcity Children's Museum

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