3 days in Connecticut Itinerary

3 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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3 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Branford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: New York City

2
nights
Branford

Branford ©
Branford is a shoreline town located on Long Island Sound in New Haven County, Connecticut, 8mi east of New Haven. Step out of the city life by going to Hammonasset Beach State Park and Gillette Castle State Park. Head to Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets and The Book Barnfor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Branford: Mark Twain House & Museum (in Hartford) and Foxwoods Resort Casino (in Mashantucket). There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Yale University Art Gallery and look for gifts at R J Julia Booksellers.

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New York City to Branford is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in November, plan for slightly colder nights in Branford, with lows around 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Branford

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Madison, Gillette Castle State Park, The Book Barn, Yale University Art Gallery, Foxwoods Resort Casino
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Gillette Castle State Park ©
Gillette Castle State Park
Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery

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