13 days in Vermont Itinerary

13 days in Vermont Itinerary

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13 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  4​h
1
Bennington
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Quechee
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Saint Johnsbury
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Burlington
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: New York City

2
nights
Bennington

Bennington ©
Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Bennington: Green Mountain Adventure Challenge (in Dover), Manchester (Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home & North Meadow Farm) and Vermont Country Store (in Weston). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Bennington Battle Monument, take in the views from Bridge at the Green, stroll the grounds of The Old First Church, and get engrossed in the history at Bennington Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bennington travel route planner .

New York City to Bennington is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in July; daily highs in Bennington reach 81°F and lows reach 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Quechee.

Things to do in Bennington

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Manchester, Bridge at the Green, Green Mountain Adventure Challenge, Vermont Country Store
Highlights from your plan
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
Bennington Battle Monument ©
Bennington Battle Monument
Bennington Museum ©
Bennington Museum

3
nights
Quechee

Quechee ©
Quechee is a census-designated place and one of five unincorporated villages in the town of Hartford, Windsor County, Vermont, United States. When in Quechee, make a side trip to see Killington Resort in Killington, approximately 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Quechee Gorge, engage your brain at Montshire Museum of Science, explore the striking landscape of Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) Nature Center.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Quechee trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Bennington to Quechee by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Quechee, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Saint Johnsbury.

Things to do in Quechee

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Woodstock, Montshire Museum of Science, Killington Resort
Highlights from your plan
Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science
Sugarbush Farm ©
Sugarbush Farm

4
nights
Saint Johnsbury

Saint Johnsbury ©
St. Explore Saint Johnsbury's surroundings by going to Stowe (Smugglers Notch State Park, Mount Mansfield State Forest, & more), Montpelier (Vermont State House & Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks) and Cabot Farmers' Store (in Waterbury Center). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Dog Mountain Home of Stephen Huneck Gallery, admire the striking features of The Dog Chapel, snap pictures at Sunset Lake Floating Bridge, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Green Mountain Distillers.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Saint Johnsbury online day trip planner .

You can drive from Quechee to Saint Johnsbury in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Burlington.

Things to do in Saint Johnsbury

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Stowe, Montpelier, Green Mountain Distillers, Cabot Farmers' Store, Sunset Lake Floating Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Mount Mansfield State Forest ©
Mount Mansfield State Forest

3
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Burlington is known for shopping, trails, parks, zoos & aquariums, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hunt for treasures at Church Street Marketplace, steep yourself in history at Shelburne Farms, examine the collection at Shelburne Museum, and walk around Waterfront Park.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Burlington trip planning tool .

You can drive from Saint Johnsbury to Burlington in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Burlington are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Shelburne, Magic Hat Brewing Company
Highlights from your plan
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Waterfront Park ©
Waterfront Park

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