10 days in Vermont Itinerary

10 days in Vermont Itinerary

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10 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
Bennington
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Quechee
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Stowe
— 1 night
Bus:  30​min
4
Waterbury
— 2 nights
Bus:  30​min
5
Burlington
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Philadelphia

2
nights
Bennington

Bennington ©
Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): snap pictures at Silk Road Covered Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Bridge at the Green, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Equinox Mountain, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Lye Brook Falls.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bennington online day trip planner .

Philadelphia to Bennington is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in September; daily highs in Bennington reach 74°F and lows reach 48°F. You'll set off for Quechee on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Bennington

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Arlington, Lye Brook Falls
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Equinox Mountain ©
Equinox Mountain
Silk Road Covered Bridge ©
Silk Road Covered Bridge
Lye Brook Falls ©
Lye Brook Falls

1
night
Quechee

Quechee ©
Quechee is a census-designated place and one of five unincorporated villages in the town of Hartford, Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Taftsville Covered Bridge, stop by FH Gillingham & Sons General Store, and then explore the striking landscape at Quechee Gorge.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Quechee trip planner.

You can drive from Bennington to Quechee in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in October, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Stowe.

Things to do in Quechee

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Woodstock, Cornish-Windsor Bridge
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Mount Tom ©
Mount Tom
Cornish-Windsor Bridge ©
Cornish-Windsor Bridge
Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge

1
night
Stowe

Stowe ©
Stowe bustles in winter when skiers and snowboarders flock here to challenge themselves on the long, steep trails careening down Vermont's tallest peak, Mt.
To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Stowe online route planner .

You can drive from Quechee to Stowe in 1.5 hours. In October in Stowe, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Waterbury.

Things to do in Stowe

Outdoors Scenic Drive Museums
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2
nights
Waterbury

Waterbury ©
Waterbury is a town in Washington County in central Vermont, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ben & Jerry's as well as Cold Hollow Cider Mill. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn the secrets of production at Cold Hollow Cider Mill, learn the secrets of production at Ben & Jerry's, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Waterbury road trip app .

Waterbury is just a short distance from Stowe. In October, daytime highs in Waterbury are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Burlington.

Things to do in Waterbury

Tours Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Dakin Farm, Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Vermont Farm Tours, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
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Ben & Jerry's ©
Ben & Jerry's
Dakin Farm ©
Dakin Farm
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum ©
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

3
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. You've added Church Street Marketplace, Shelburne Museum, Vermont Guided Tours, and other attractions to your itinerary. Step out of Burlington with an excursion to Gunnison Lakeshore Orchards in Crown Point--about 1h 05 min away. It doesn't end there: stroll around Waterfront Park.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Burlington trip itinerary planner .

Burlington is just a short distance from Waterbury. Traveling from Waterbury in October, Burlington is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Tours Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Gunnison Lakeshore Orchards, Shelburne Museum
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Gunnison Lakeshore Orchards ©
Gunnison Lakeshore Orchards
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace

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