It doesn’t matter if you’re a regular or a first-timer – when you visit eastern Connecticut, you won’t be disappointed. The region is a tourism haven, whether you’re here for some New England history or world-class gaming at one of our casinos, or a day of shopping in the picturesque town of Mystic. Take a quick look at this informative video the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut prepared for those arriving on the Cross Sound Ferry from New York. It tells our story.
Eastern Connecticut is a destination for everyone. Embark on a romantic getaway at one of our beautiful inns. Follow the wine trail through some of the country’s most touted vineyards. Visit an alpaca farm, or spend a relaxing day at one of our beaches. Got kids? Don’t miss the Mystic Aquarium, or the Mystic Seaport. They’re must-see places for the whole family. Or take a ride on the Essex Steam Train and Riverboat. Looking to get away and relax? Visit one of our many golf courses, spend a revitalizing day at a high-class spa, or stop at one of the famous ice cream stands in the area.
What are you waiting for? You’ll never be bored in our region. You may even decide to stay. Stop by for more information, or to hear firsthand about the best places to visit. We’re always here to help.
We thank our Regional Benefactors: