7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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7 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
Fly:  8​h
1
New Haven
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Mystic
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Salt Lake City

2
nights
New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): gain insight at Yale University. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Six Flags New England and then get lost in a book at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New Haven trip app .

Salt Lake City to New Haven is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Salt Lake City to New Haven, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in October, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Six Flags New England, The Mark Twain House & Museum
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Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Six Flags New England ©
Six Flags New England
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History ©

3
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Explore Mystic's surroundings by going to Gillette Castle State Park (in East Haddam) and Main Street Park, Essex Village (in Essex). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mystic Aquarium, examine the collection at The Submarine Force Museum, take in the views from Mystic River Bascule Bridge, and stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Mystic trip planner .

You can drive from New Haven to Mystic in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in October, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

The Submarine Force Museum, Gillette Castle State Park, Main Street Park, Essex Village, Waterford Beach Park, Foxwoods Resort Casino
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Gillette Castle State Park ©
Gillette Castle State Park

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