6 days in Madison & New Haven Itinerary

6 days in Madison & New Haven Itinerary

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6 days in Madison & New Haven Itinerary

Start: Madison
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Madison
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
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New Haven
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Madison

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Madison

Madison ©
Madison is a town in the southeastern corner of New Haven County, Connecticut, United States, occupying a central location on Connecticut's Long Island Sound shoreline. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madison: Mystic (Mystic Seaport Museum & Mystic Aquarium) and Foxwoods Resort Casino (in Mashantucket). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Hammonasset Beach State Park, hike along The Shoreline Greenway Trail, get lost in a book at Scranton Library, and look for gifts at RJ Julia Booksellers.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Madison day trip planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Bradley International Airport and Theodore Francis Green State Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Madison can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to New Haven.

Things to do in Madison

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Mystic, Main Street Park, Essex Village, Foxwoods Resort Casino
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino

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New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. You've now added Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): get lost in a book at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, then take an in-depth tour of The Mark Twain House & Museum, then learn more about the world around you at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Bear Mountain State Park and then explore and take pictures at Yale University.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read New Haven road trip planning app .

New Haven is just a stone's throw from Madison. In September, daily temperatures in New Haven can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Bear Mountain State Park, The Mark Twain House & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Yale University ©
Yale University