7 days in Connecticut & Peyton Itinerary

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Drive to La Guardia Airport, Fly to Denver International Airport, Drive to Peyton
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Drive to Denver International Airport, Fly to Boston


Mystic — 1 night

A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Mystic Seaport Museum, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Mystic Aquarium, and then steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Mystic & Shoreline Visitor Information Center, try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino, then examine the collection at The Submarine Force Museum, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Mystic River Historical Society.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Mystic travel route builder app.

Boston to Mystic is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train. In April, daytime highs in Mystic are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Hartford.
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Hartford — 3 nights

Hartford is the capital of the U.S. state of Connecticut. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hartford: New Haven (Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University Art Gallery, &more) and Hubbard Park (in Meriden). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of The Mark Twain House & Museum and admire the masterpieces at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hartford trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Mystic to Hartford in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Hartford are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Peyton.
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Peyton — 2 nights

Peyton is a census-designated place and a U.S. Post Office in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stroll around The Paint Mines Interpretive Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Peyton tour website.

Explore your travel options from Hartford to Peyton with the Route module. Traveling from Hartford to Peyton, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hartford in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Peyton, with lows of 31°F. On the 24th (Sat), you'll travel back home.
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Connecticut travel guide

The Constitution State
Perhaps best known for its renowned private and public universities, Connecticut was once home to the country's first law school and still boasts one of the oldest secondary schools in America. More than just a small state packed with students, Connecticut offers visitors a chance to explore some of New England's finest tourist attractions while on vacation, including lighthouses, beaches, theaters, museums, galleries, and restaurants. Despite its small size, the state also boasts two large casino complexes, both located on Native American reservations. Rich in history and natural beauty, Connecticut draws newcomers from around the world, with large Polish, Chinese, and Hispanic communities.