6 days in Vermont Itinerary

6 days in Vermont Itinerary

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Bennington
— 1 night
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Quechee
— 2 nights
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Stowe
— 1 night
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Middlebury
— 1 night

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Bennington

Bennington ©
Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States. On the 12th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Equinox Mountain, then experience rural life at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, then look for all kinds of wild species at Equinox Preservation Trust, and finally admire the sheer force of Lye Brook Falls. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Norman Rockwell Exhibition, snap pictures at Silk Road Covered Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Old First Church, then explore the different monuments and memorials at New Catholic Cemetery, and finally stop by Bennington Potters.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Bennington online route planner.

New York City to Bennington is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New York City in October, expect Bennington to be slightly colder, temps between 62°F and 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Quechee.

Things to do in Bennington

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

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Equinox Mountain ©
Equinox Mountain
The Old First Church ©
The Old First Church
Equinox Preservation Trust ©
Equinox Preservation Trust

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Quechee

Quechee ©
Quechee is a census-designated place and one of five unincorporated villages in the town of Hartford, Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Eshqua Bog Natural Area, steep yourself in history at Calvin Coolidge Homestead, explore the activities along Ottaquechee River, then browse for treasures at Quechee Gorge Village Vermont Antique Mall, then snap pictures at Quechee Bridge, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Simon Pearce Mill. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at Mount Tom, contemplate the long history of FH Gillingham & Sons General Store, take in the views from Taftsville Covered Bridge, then snap pictures at Cornish-Windsor Bridge, then examine the collection at American Precision Museum, and finally enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Quechee road trip planning site.

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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Stowe.

Things to do in Quechee

Shopping · Parks · Nature · Tours

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Mount Tom ©
Mount Tom
Balloon Rides
FH Gillingham & Sons General Store ©
FH Gillingham & Sons General Store

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Stowe

Stowe

The Ski Capital of the East

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): admire all the interesting features of Toll Rd, trek along Stowe Recreation Path, sample the tasty concoctions at The Alchemist, then view the masterpieces at Remarkable Things at Stowe Craft, and finally snap pictures at Gold Brook Covered Bridge (Emily's Covered Bridge).

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Stowe road trip app.

Getting from Quechee to Stowe by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. October in Stowe sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 39°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Middlebury.

Things to do in Stowe

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Trails · Parks
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Toll Rd
Toll Rd
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
The Alchemist ©
The Alchemist

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Middlebury

Middlebury ©
Middlebury is the shire town (county seat) of Addison County, Vermont, United States. On the 17th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Bristol Falls, hike along Robert Frost Wayside Trail, then head outdoors with Inn to Inn, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Woodchuck Cider House, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Otter Creek Brewing.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Middlebury trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Stowe to Middlebury takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Middlebury can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Middlebury

Outdoors · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Nature

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Inn to Inn ©
Inn to Inn
Woodchuck Cider House ©
Woodchuck Cider House
Bristol Falls ©
Bristol Falls

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