9 days in Connecticut Itinerary

9 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hartford
— 3 nights
2
Mystic
— 3 nights
3
Norwalk
— 2 nights

3
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Explore hidden gems such as Harriet Beecher Stowe Center and Sleeping Giant State Park. Get in touch with nature at Kent Falls State Park and Elizabeth Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hartford: Walker Road Vineyards (in Woodbury) and Sunset Meadow Vineyards (in Goshen). There's much more to do: explore the galleries of The Mark Twain House & Museum, see the interesting displays at New England Air Museum, sample the fine beverages at Onyx Moonshine, and learn more about the world around you at Dinosaur State Park.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hartford tour itinerary maker.

Dallas to Hartford is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Hartford due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in September, things will get little chillier in Hartford: highs are around 78°F and lows about 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Walker Road Vineyards, Onyx Moonshine, Kent Falls State Park, Dinosaur State Park, Sleeping Giant State Park
Highlights from your plan
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center ©
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
New Britain Museum of American Art ©
New Britain Museum of American Art
New England Air Museum ©
New England Air Museum

3
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Visiting Fort Trumbull State Park and Harkness Memorial State Park will get you outdoors. Visit Stonington Lighthouse Museum and Elm Grove Cemetery for their historical value. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum, steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village, take an in-depth tour of Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, and look for gifts at Florence Griswold Museum.

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Getting from Hartford to Mystic by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Mystic, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Norwalk.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mashantucket, Fort Trumbull State Park, Eastern Point Beach, Stonington Lighthouse Museum, Florence Griswold Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center ©
Florence Griswold Museum ©
Florence Griswold Museum
Stonington Lighthouse Museum ©
Stonington Lighthouse Museum

2
nights
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. On the 21st (Sat), admire the majestic nature at Silver Sands State Park, then admire the masterpieces at Yale Center for British Art, then do a tasting at Jones Family Farm, and finally trek along Norwalk River Valley Trail. On your second day here, learn about winemaking at White Silo Farm & Winery and then enjoy the sand and surf at Walnut Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Norwalk trip maker.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Norwalk takes 1.5 hours. September in Norwalk sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Norwalk

Parks · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Milford, Yale Center for British Art, Jones Family Farm, Norwalk River Valley Trail, White Silo Farm & Winery
Highlights from your plan
White Silo Farm & Winery ©
White Silo Farm & Winery
Yale Center for British Art ©
Yale Center for British Art
Silver Sands State Park ©
Silver Sands State Park

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