Start your day in one of Connecticut's oldest towns full of picturesque spots and cafes. Drive time to the second stop is 15 minutes.
Feel the ocean breeze in your hair as you go from beaches and boardwalks to independent shops and eateries. There are a few unusual surprises in this trip that will keep you on your toes! This is a great trip to do from the New Haven and Hartford area.
- Small town charm
- A spooky abandoned seaside spot
- Sandy beaches and boardwalks
- Buy some books at a one-of-a-kind shop
- A 19th Century mansion turned art gallery
This trip can be done from Wednesday - Sunday, Spring - Fall.
- Families with older kids
- Girlfriend getaways
- Beach bums
Time to stretch your legs on 2 miles of sand or paved paths with lookouts. We also recommend a fantastic art gallery or boardwalk trail if you don't want to get sandy! Drive time to the third stop is 20 minutes.
We'll be shocked if you don't come home with something from this one-of-a-kind book store. If you're hungry for lunch there's a great brewery or cafe in town. Drive time to the fourth stop is 20 minutes.
Choose from a Hollywood famous town, beachside bliss, a seasonal cider spot or an abandoned seaside spot.