35. Adventure, Mark Twain Style
- Get off to a good start with a tour of the Mark Twain House, I-84 Exit 46 in Hartford. This National Historic Landmark is the fascinating Victorian mansion where Mark Twain wrote his most famous books. Then it’s off to Hartford’s Riverfront Plaza and a cruise on the Lady Katherine cruisesfor a buffet lunch. Book a room in Hartford and get a great weekend rate. In the evening, catch a show at the Bushnell
- Next day head for Huck Finn Adventures in Collinsville for your choice of a leisurely float down the Farmngton River. Do one more ride before heading home, on the historic Carousel in Bushnell Park in Hartford.
DRIVING TIP: Total mileage between 1 and 4 is 50 miles.
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