5 days in Vermont Itinerary

5 days in Vermont Itinerary

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5 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
Manchester
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Woodstock
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Burlington
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Newark

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hours
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in, and one of two shire towns (county seats) of, Bennington County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home and then stop by Northshire Bookstore.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Manchester route tool .

Newark to Manchester is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Traveling from Newark in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Manchester, with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Woodstock.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Northshire Bookstore ©
Northshire Bookstore

1
night
Woodstock

Woodstock ©
Woodstock is the shire town of Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): experience rural life at Sugarbush Farm, explore the stunning scenery at Quechee Gorge, and then look for all kinds of wild species at New England Falconry.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Woodstock trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Manchester to Woodstock takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Woodstock, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 45°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Burlington.

Things to do in Woodstock

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Quechee Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge
Sugarbush Farm ©
Sugarbush Farm
New England Falconry ©
New England Falconry

3
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Burlington: Stowe Recreation Path (in Stowe) and Cabot Farmers' Store (in Waterbury Center). There's still lots to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Church Street Marketplace, hike along Burlington Bike Path, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, and experience rural life at Shelburne Farms.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Burlington travel planner .

Getting from Woodstock to Burlington by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Burlington can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Shelburne, Cabot Farmers' Store, Stowe Recreation Path
Highlights from your plan
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Shelburne Farms ©
Shelburne Farms

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