5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New Haven
— 3 nights
2
Mystic
— 1 night

3
nights
New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New Haven: The Maritime Aquarium (in Norwalk), New Britain Museum of American Art (in New Britain) and The Mark Twain House & Museum (in Hartford). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Yale University Art Gallery, get lost in a book at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, learn more about the world around you at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, and gain insight at Yale University.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New Haven trip itinerary maker tool.

New York City to New Haven is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of 31°F in New Haven. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can drive to Mystic.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trips

The Maritime Aquarium, New Britain Museum of American Art, The Mark Twain House & Museum
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Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library ©
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

1
night
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Submarine Force Museum, then try your luck at Foxwoods Resort Casino, and then steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: observe the fascinating underwater world at Mystic Aquarium, then examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum, and then take in the views from Mystic River Bascule Bridge.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Mystic online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from New Haven to Mystic in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In December in Mystic, expect temperatures between 45°F during the day and 31°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Casinos

Side Trips

Foxwoods Resort Casino, The Submarine Force Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium

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