7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New Haven
— 3 nights
2
Mystic
— 3 nights

3
nights
New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. Discover out-of-the-way places like New England Air Museum and Kent Falls State Park. Escape the urban bustle at White Memorial Conservation Center and Walnut Beach. Explore New Haven's surroundings by going to Jones Family Farm (in Shelton), Meigs Point Nature Center (in Madison) and Hartford (The Mark Twain House & Museum & Harriet Beecher Stowe Center). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Yale Center for British Art, take an in-depth tour of Perry House, do a tasting at Sunset Meadow Vineyards, and examine the collection at Henry Whitfield State Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our New Haven trip planning app.

Newark to New Haven is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Mystic.

Things to do in New Haven

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Hartford, Jones Family Farm, Walnut Beach, New England Air Museum, Meigs Point Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
New England Air Museum ©
New England Air Museum
Yale Center for British Art ©
Yale Center for British Art
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center ©
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

3
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Head to Florence Griswold Museum and The Book Barnfor plenty of shopping. Visiting Fort Trumbull State Park and Eastern Point Beach will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village, identify plant and animal life at Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino, and explore the galleries of Stonington Lighthouse Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mystic trip planner.

Traveling by car from New Haven to Mystic takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Mystic are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Fort Trumbull State Park, Florence Griswold Museum, Eastern Point Beach, Stonington Lighthouse Museum, Harkness Memorial State Park
Highlights from your plan
Fort Trumbull State Park ©
Fort Trumbull State Park
Florence Griswold Museum ©
Florence Griswold Museum
Stonington Lighthouse Museum ©
Stonington Lighthouse Museum

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