10 Charming River Towns In Connecticut To Visit This Spring

If you’re looking for a truly exceptional way to spend a beautiful spring day, these charming river towns are perfect for an in-state escape. Waterfront doesn’t have to mean by the ocean, and these towns are proof. Hear the morning chirps of birds and feel the light breeze upon your face as you stroll down main streets and over bridges in these quaint New England river towns. You’re guaranteed to fall in love.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

These river towns aren’t the only way you can catch peaceful water views. You could also opt for a dinner night at one of these Waterfront Restaurants in Connecticut.