5 days in Vermont Itinerary

5 days in Vermont Itinerary

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5 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: Boston
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Waterbury
— 2 nights
bus:  30​min
2
Burlington
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
End: Boston

2
nights
Waterbury

Waterbury ©
Waterbury is a town in Washington County in central Vermont, United States. Ben & Jerry's has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): hike along Stowe Recreation Path, get behind the scenes at Ben & Jerry's, and then sample the tasty concoctions at The Alchemist. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Mansfield State Forest, get a taste of the local shopping with Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio, and then immerse yourself in nature at Smugglers Notch State Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Waterbury online trip itinerary maker .

Boston to Waterbury is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of flight and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Boston in August, with highs in Waterbury at 76°F and lows at 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Burlington.

Things to do in Waterbury

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Stowe
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Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Mount Mansfield State Forest ©
Mount Mansfield State Forest
Smugglers Notch State Park ©
Smugglers Notch State Park

2
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shelburne Farms, Shelburne Vineyard, Lake Champlain Chocolates, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): kick back and relax at White's Beach, make a trip to Church Street Marketplace, deepen your understanding at Shelburne Farms, then learn about winemaking at Shelburne Vineyard, then stop by Lake Champlain Chocolates, and finally stroll around Waterfront Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Mirror Lake and then explore and take pictures at Smugglers Notch State Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Burlington travel itinerary planner .

Burlington is just a short distance from Waterbury. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Burlington when traveling from Waterbury in August, with lows around 61°F. On the 20th (Tue), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Shelburne, Smugglers Notch State Park, Mirror Lake, White's Beach
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Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Shelburne Farms ©
Shelburne Farms
Smugglers Notch State Park ©
Smugglers Notch State Park

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