8 days in Connecticut Itinerary

8 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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8 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
New London
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Goshen
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Milford
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  15​h 15​min
End: London

3
nights
New London

New London ©
New London is a seaport city and a port of entry on the northeast coast of the United States. Visiting Fort Trumbull State Park and Meigs Point Nature Center will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Stonington Vineyards and Connecticut River Museum. There's much more to do: learn about all things military at USS Nautilus, examine the collection at United States Coast Guard Museum, admire the majestic nature at Devil's Hopyard State Park, and visit a coastal fixture at Avery Point Light.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our New London online trip itinerary builder .

London, UK to New London is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to New London is minus 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Goshen.

Things to do in New London

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Groton, Tantaquidgeon Museum, Stonington Vineyards, Fromage Fine Foods & Coffees, Connecticut River Museum
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USS Nautilus ©
USS Nautilus
Meigs Point Nature Center ©
Meigs Point Nature Center
Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park ©

1
night
Goshen

Goshen ©
Goshen is a town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at White Memorial Conservation Center, then do a tasting at Sunset Meadow Vineyards, then explore and take pictures at Lime Rock Park, and finally snap pictures at West Cornwall Covered Bridge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Goshen tour planning site .

Traveling by car from New London to Goshen takes 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Goshen are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Milford.

Things to do in Goshen

Wildlife Parks Wineries

Side Trips

White Memorial Conservation Center, West Cornwall Covered Bridge, Lime Rock Park
Highlights from your plan
White Memorial Conservation Center ©
White Memorial Conservation Center
Sunset Meadow Vineyards ©
Sunset Meadow Vineyards
West Cornwall Covered Bridge ©
West Cornwall Covered Bridge

2
nights
Milford

Milford ©
Milford is a Coterminous municipality within Coastal Connecticut and New Haven County, Connecticut, between Bridgeport, Connecticut and New Haven, Connecticut. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Episcopal Church on the Green, get engrossed in the history at Knights of Columbus Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Walnut Beach, and finally get engrossed in the history at Boothe Memorial Park and Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at Shore Line Trolley Museum, stop by RJ Julia Booksellers, then learn about winemaking at Rosabianca Vineyards, and finally learn about winemaking at Paradise Hills Vineyard.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Milford planning website .

Traveling by car from Goshen to Milford takes 1.5 hours. In May in Milford, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milford

Museums Wineries Beaches

Side Trips

New Haven, Boothe Memorial Park and Museum, Rosabianca Vineyards, RJ Julia Booksellers, Shore Line Trolley Museum
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Walnut Beach ©
Walnut Beach
Shore Line Trolley Museum ©
Shore Line Trolley Museum
Knights of Columbus Museum ©
Knights of Columbus Museum

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