"Mystic, CT" Top 5 Page for this destination Mystic by dracko
Mystic Travel Guide: 156 reviews and 514 photos
I went to Mystic on a daytrip this past July. Nice seaport town, although a wee bit too many tourists. The downtown area is not very big, but there're plenty of boutiques along the main drag to shop at and a few nice restaurants to grab a bite at. Including the famous Mystic Pizza, of Julia Roberts' fame. Yes, it's a real restaurant and there's always a long line to get in. Which would explain why I didn't eat there.
There's plenty to do in Mystic on a daytrip - you could visit the Mystic Aquarium and its many exhibits, including Beluga whales. You can also check out the Mystic Seaport, which is a ship museum, built on the site of Mystic's old seaport area (see my travelogue for more info and photos). Foxwoods casino is also not too far away, about 20-30mins by car.
Mystic, despite its out of the way location, happens to have a rather nice aquarium. Its main draw is of course its... more travel advice
Be mindful of the drawbridge on Main St. downtown. If it's up, you may get stuck waiting for a while. You could always... more travel advice
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