A short vacation of one day can do wonders for relaxing in daily life. Connecticut offers some of the best opportunities for such day trips and adventures, perfect for you and your entire family. It is full of historical sites, museums, shops and scenic delights.
Below are some of the best day trips you can do in Connecticut this spring.
- Yale Center for British Art:
For those who love British art, the Yale Center has the largest collection outside the UK. It includes works in a number of media from the Elizabethan era to the present day. Together with the exhibitions, the center also presents programs all year round such as concerts, lectures, tours, films and symposia.
- Bishop & # 39 ;s Orchards:
This is the perfect place for both children and adults. It is a family farm dating back to the late 1
- Mystic Aquarium:
Here you can explore both indoor and outdoor exhibits, including smooth interaction with sharks, reptiles and stingrays. This opportunity to experience our sea diversity and meet its animals up close gives an exciting day. Not only that, you will also learn facts about protecting our seas from the knowledgeable staff and you can also experience a free sea lion show if you choose. All of these make Mystic Aquarium one of the most popular destinations in New England.
- Black Hawk Sportfishing:
This is an ideal place for couples, families or groups looking for something fun to do together. You can either rent a fishing trip or take a special cruise with experienced captains who will lead you to the best fishing spots. Rental equipment is available, which with the help of the experienced crew allows you to catch fish such as stripes, bluefish, flock, porgy, cod and sea bass, after which you can either choose to donate to a local soup kitchen or have a crew member fillet and clean it to the dinner. The special cruises include sail clocks, sunset cruises, fireworks cruises, eagle excursions and nature cruises.
- Essex Spa:
You may have had a long day trip and need to relax. This is the place to go where you will be treated like royalty with amazing therapies and treatments performed that will soothe your sore muscles and tired skin and revive your spirit. You are initially greeted with comfortable clothes and overcrowded chairs while waiting for treatments offered such as massages, facials, manicures and pedicures, make-up and more. With the inclusion of a sunny patio with a fountain, it is the perfect place for couples, expectant mothers and gentlemen who all need a little extra energy.
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