Windsor Locks Vacations
Many of Hartford’s highlights are located within easy driving distance of Windsor Locks, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Six Flags New England and the remarkable Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk. Two other popular spots that are within a short distance of Windsor Locks are the Shoppes at Buckland Hills and the Wampanoag Country Club.
Windsor Locks has plenty of cultural attractions nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Wander through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the Connecticut Historical Society Museum. To experience Hartford’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the much-loved performing arts institutes such as Hartford Stage, the Comcast Theatre and Theater Works.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the family attractions nearby. Both kids and adults will enjoy the chance to run wild for a few hours at the Connecticut Golf Land and Games in Vernon.
When it’s time escape the city, plan a trip to the nearby green spaces. To catch a glimpse of the nearby wilderness drive out to Forest Park in Springfield.
Spend an evening with fellow college football lovers at Rentschler Field, cheering on local heroes, the Connecticut Huskies. Be sure to wear blue, white and red, the colors of the Connecticut Huskies.
When it’s time to rest up after a day spent exploring the delights of Windsor Locks, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Take your pick from the HillsPoint Hotel & Conferences, the Radisson Hotel Hartford, or the Days Inn Windsor Locks - Bradley International Airport.