If you’re a traveler on a budget, you’ll be happy to hear that there are plenty of free things to do in Greenwich. That way, you and your sweetheart can plan the romantic getaway you both deserve without spending a fortune. Here are just some of our favorite cost-free activities that we’re sure you’ll want to add to your itinerary immediately.
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4 of the Best Free Things to Do in Greenwich
Window Shop on Greenwich Avenue
Commonly referred to as “The Ave” by locals, Greenwich Avenue is the town’s hot spot for some of the area’s best shopping and dining. The upscale shops offer the fashion industry’s latest and most stunning attire, making for truly fun-filled window shopping opportunities. As you and your sweetheart stroll hand-in-hand down the historic street, be sure to stop and admire the window displays or decide what would make the best next addition to your wardrobe.
Explore Mianus River Park
Named after the 20-mile river that flows beside it, Mianus River Park is situated between Stamford, CT, and Greenwich. It is a very popular destination for hikers, joggers, and outdoor enthusiasts due to its location within 400-acres of forests and gardens. Guests can visit the park and enjoy a wide variety of recreational activities. The best part? It’s all just a 10-minute drive from the Stanton House Inn!
Admire Greenwich Real Estate
Surprisingly, one of the most popular tourist activities in Greenwich is viewing the stunning mansions along the back roads of town. Greenwich real estate is some of the best in New England, and the homes are absolutely breathtaking! Whether you are your sweetie are just dream building or looking for a new place to call home, you may want to consider this fun-filled bike trip to some of Greenwich’s most incredible mansions! Plus, it’s completely free of charge!
Spend a Day at Binney Park
Originally a swampy piece of land owned by a man named Edwin Binney and his two daughters, Binney Park is now one of Greenwich’s most visually beautiful areas. In addition to taking romantic strolls, picnicking, and nature viewing, the park is also a popular spot for playing sports, enjoying annual events, and relaxing in the gazebo.
Experience the Best of Greenwich With Stanton House Inn
Recognized as the most romantic bed & breakfast in Connecticut, our luxury inn is a favorite among couples traveling to Greenwich. We are also the closest Greenwich bed & breakfast to New York City, allowing you the chance to easily escape the city and reconnect with your partner.
For romantic stays, our luxury suites are some of the best in Greenwich! We highly recommend the Brush Suite, a guest favorite! Guests in the Brush Suite enjoy gorgeous natural light, a cozy fireplace, lovely garden views, and an antique claw-foot bathtub.
We also offer an abundance of amenities and a romantic setting you won’t find in typical accommodations such as an outdoor pool, experience enhancing vacation packages, and more! Book your romantic getaway to Stanton House Inn today and don’t forget to add our Romance Package for an even more memorable experience!