A Coastal Connecticut Road Trip Last Updated: June 2022
There’s nothing like a road trip down the coast – especially when the views are as spectacular as they are in Connecticut. But how do you make the most of the coast? From quaint beach towns to vibrant cities, ice cream shops to oyster clubs, cruises to aquariums and everything in between, there’s so much to see and do along the Connecticut coast that we had to break it into three different guides! Here’s how to enjoy some of Connecticut’s coastal towns – whether you’re stopping in one town or road tripping through them all!
Western Connecticut: From Greenwich to Milford
Coastal Western Connecticut offers everything from historic lighthouses and shoreline parks to upscale shopping and vibrant cities. Click here to discover a few of Western Connecticut's coastal towns and ways to soak in the salt air.
Central Connecticut: From New Haven to Old Saybrook
Coastal Central Connecticut takes you everywhere from the Thimble Islands to elegant seaside resorts, walkable beach towns and more. Click here to discover a few of Central Connecticut's coastal towns and ways to enjoy them.