15 days in Vermont Itinerary

15 days in Vermont Itinerary

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15 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
1
East Middlebury
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Stowe
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Quechee
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Dover
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h
End: San Francisco

1
night
East Middlebury

East Middlebury ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at D.A.R. State Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Otter Creek Brewing, sample the tasty concoctions at Woodchuck Cider House, then sample the tasty concoctions at Foley Brothers Brewing, and finally make a trip to Pulp Mill Covered Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Mahaney Center for the Arts, then sample the fine beverages at Appalachian Gap Distillery, and then do a tasting at Charlotte Village Winery.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the East Middlebury trip planner .

San Francisco to East Middlebury is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to East Middlebury due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect East Middlebury to be a bit cooler, temps between 61°F and 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Stowe.

Things to do in East Middlebury

Breweries & Distilleries Nightlife Museums

Side Trips

Middlebury, D.A.R. State Park, Charlotte Village Winery, Foley Brothers Brewing
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Woodchuck Cider House ©
Woodchuck Cider House
Foley Brothers Brewing ©
Foley Brothers Brewing
Mahaney Center for the Arts ©
Mahaney Center for the Arts

6
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Stowe Recreation Path and Burlington Bike Path. Get out of town with these interesting Stowe side-trips: Burlington (Mad River Distillers, Switchback Brewing, & more), Shelburne (Shelburne Museum, Shelburne Vineyard, & more) and Magic Hat Brewing Company (in South Burlington). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Mansfield State Forest, and take a memorable drive along Smugglers Notch State Park.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Stowe online trip builder .

You can drive from East Middlebury to Stowe in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Quechee.

Things to do in Stowe

Parks Breweries & Distilleries Outdoors

Side Trips

Burlington, Shelburne, Magic Hat Brewing Company, 1st Republic Brewing Company, Rock Art Brewery
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Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Mount Mansfield State Forest ©
Mount Mansfield State Forest

4
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. Take a break from the city and head to Quechee Gorge and Green Mountain National Golf Course. Go for a jaunt from Quechee to Manchester to see Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home about 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Harpoon Brewery, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at SILO Distillery, make a trip to Taftsville Covered Bridge, and explore and take pictures at Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Quechee trip itinerary planning tool .

Drive from Stowe to Quechee in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Quechee can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dover.

Things to do in Quechee

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Windsor, Woodstock, Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, Eshqua Bog Natural Area, Long Trail Brewing Company
Highlights from your plan
Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge
Green Mountain National Golf Course ©

2
nights
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a town in Windham County, Vermont, United States. On the 21st (Mon), fly down the slopes at Mount Snow Resort and then play a few rounds at Mount Snow Golf Course. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the majestic nature at Jamaica State Park and then hit the slopes at Stratton Mountain Resort.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Dover visit planning app .

You can drive from Quechee to Dover in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in October, and nighttime lows around 41°F. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dover

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Jamaica State Park, Stratton Mountain Resort
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Mount Snow Resort ©
Mount Snow Resort
Jamaica State Park ©
Jamaica State Park
Stratton Mountain Resort ©
Stratton Mountain Resort

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