7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Norwalk
— 1 day
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Hartford
— 3 nights
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New London
— 3 nights

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Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): explore the engaging exhibits at Stepping Stones Museum for Children, then visit a coastal fixture at Sheffield Island Lighthouse, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at The Maritime Aquarium.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Norwalk visit planner.

Newark to Norwalk is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in Norwalk

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Children’s Museum
Stepping Stones Museum for Children
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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Hartford is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of The Mark Twain House & Museum, contemplate the long history of Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, stroll around Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, and stroll the grounds of Cedar Hill Cemetery.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hartford journey planner.

You can drive from Norwalk to Hartford in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Hartford sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to New London.

Things to do in Hartford

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Science Museum
Connecticut Science Center
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New London

New London ©
New London is a seaport city and a port of entry on the northeast coast of the United States. On the 4th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Trumbull State Park, then take a leisurely stroll along Ocean Beach Park, and then get from here to there with Cross Sound Ferry Lighthouse Cruises. On your second day here, immerse yourself in nature at Thames River Heritage Park, see the interesting displays at United States Coast Guard Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Connecticut College Arboretum.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the New London day trip app.

You can drive from Hartford to New London in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in New London can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. On the 6th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New London

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Pier / Boardwalk
Ocean Beach Park
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