6 days in Connecticut Itinerary

6 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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6 days in Connecticut Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  2​h
1
Milford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Groton
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Newark

2
nights
Milford

Milford ©
Milford is a Coterminous municipality within Coastal Connecticut and New Haven County, Connecticut, between Bridgeport, Connecticut and New Haven, Connecticut. On the 3rd (Fri), explore the world behind art at Yale University Art Gallery and then identify plant and animal life at White Memorial Conservation Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Knights of Columbus Museum, then see the interesting displays at Shore Line Trolley Museum, then do a tasting at Paradise Hills Vineyard, and finally get engrossed in the history at Boothe Memorial Park and Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Milford vacation planner

Newark to Milford is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In November, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Groton.

Things to do in Milford

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

New Haven, Paradise Hills Vineyard, White Memorial Conservation Center, Shore Line Trolley Museum, Boothe Memorial Park and Museum
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Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Shore Line Trolley Museum ©
Shore Line Trolley Museum
White Memorial Conservation Center ©

3
nights
Groton

Groton ©
Groton is a town located on the Thames River in New London County, Connecticut, United States. Fort Trumbull State Park and University of Connecticut: Avery Point Campus will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Mystic Seaport and Dalice Elizabeth Winery. Explore Groton's surroundings by going to Mark Twain House & Museum (in Hartford) and Connecticut Trolley Museum (in East Windsor). There's lots more to do: take in the history at Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park, learn about winemaking at Saltwater Farm Vineyard, get engrossed in the history at Slater Memorial Museum, and view the masterpieces at Stonington Vineyards.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Groton route builder app

Getting from Milford to Groton by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in November, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Groton

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Stonington, Mystic, Connecticut Trolley Museum, Dalice Elizabeth Winery, The Mark Twain House & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park ©
The Stonington Lighthouse Museum ©
The Stonington Lighthouse Museum
Fort Trumbull State Park ©
Fort Trumbull State Park

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