5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

5 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Washington
— 1 night
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Mystic
— 1 night
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New Haven
— 2 nights

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Washington

Washington ©
Washington is a rural town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, in the New England region of the United States. On the 10th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Steep Rock Reservation, look for all kinds of wild species at Mine Hill Preserve, and then stroll through Macricostas Preserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at White Memorial Conservation Center, then delve into the lush surroundings at American Legion and Peoples State Forests, and then identify plant and animal life at Shepaug Eagle Observation Area.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Washington trip planner.

New York City to Washington is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from New York City in August, things will get little chillier in Washington: highs are around 78°F and lows about 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mystic.

Things to do in Washington

Wildlife · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Mine Hill Preserve ©
Mine Hill Preserve
White Memorial Conservation Center ©
White Memorial Conservation Center
Macricostas Preserve ©
Macricostas Preserve

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Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): kick your exploration up a notch at Fields Of Fire Adventure Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Mystic Aquarium, and then contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Mystic online travel planner.

You can drive from Washington to Mystic in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to New Haven.

Things to do in Mystic

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Historic Sites
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Fields Of Fire Adventure Park ©
Fields Of Fire Adventure Park
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

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New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. On the 13th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center, then look for all kinds of wild species at Lucius Pond Ordway / Devil's Den Preserve, and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Coastal Center at Milford Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): gain insight at Meigs Point Nature Center, then admire the majestic nature at Gillette Castle State Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at A Place Called Hope.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New Haven online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Mystic to New Haven in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in New Haven

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 12 — 14:
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Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center ©
Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center
Gillette Castle State Park ©
Gillette Castle State Park
A Place Called Hope ©
A Place Called Hope

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