The 9 Best Sightseeing Tours in Connecticut!

29 Aug 2018


Spend some time learning more about the historic Nutmeg State. With options history buffs wouldn’t bat an eye at and multiple excursions for nature-lovers, long-time residents and first time visitors will be wowed with what our small state has to offer. Here are the nine best sightseeing tours in Connecticut. 


1. Shoeleather Walking Tours, Hartford, CT


Think that you know it all about Connecticut? Think again—for proud CT natives who aced history classes, the Shoeleather Walking Tours of Hartford will stretch your knowledge even further. Shoeleather’s affordable walking tours cover lesser-known historical figures such as Big Bill Haywood and Josephine Bennett. The tours offered are so good they’ve been featured in Better Homes and Gardens magazine and other top local and nationwide media outlets.


2. Argia Mystic Cruises, Mystic, CT


With options for half-day or sunset cruises in calm waters, a sightseeing cruise with Argia Mystic is a top choice for seeing Connecticut’s beautiful shoreline and historic sights. Keep your eyes peeled for lighthouses, the Mystic River Bascule Bridge, Mystic Seaport, and more. Guests will also appreciate that the entire tour isn’t narrated, as the tour is also meant for relaxation and appreciation of the coast’s natural beauty.

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