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. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): look for gifts at Bennington Potters, take in the views from Silk Road Covered Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Old First Church, and finally stroll the grounds of New Catholic Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Norman Rockwell Exhibition, take in the awesome beauty at Equinox Mountain, then identify plant and animal life at Equinox Preservation Trust, then take in the exciting artwork at Southern Vermont Arts Center, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Lye Brook Falls.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bennington trip maker app.

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. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in October; daily highs in Bennington reach 62°F and lows reach 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Quechee.

Things to do in Bennington

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites · Nature

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Bennington Potters ©
Bennington Potters
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. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): snap pictures at Cornish-Windsor Bridge, examine the collection at American Precision Museum, then get curious at Montshire Museum of Science, then buy something for everyone on your list at Quechee Gorge Village Vermont Antique Mall, and finally shop like a local with Simon Pearce Mill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tom, steep yourself in history at FH Gillingham & Sons General Store, explore the activities along Ottaquechee River, then snap pictures at Taftsville Covered Bridge, then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and finally take in the views from Quechee Bridge.

Before you visit Quechee, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Bennington to Quechee takes 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Quechee are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Stowe.

Things to do in Quechee

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Museums

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Cornish-Windsor Bridge ©
Cornish-Windsor Bridge
Mount Tom ©
Mount Tom
Balloon Rides

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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): take in the views from Gold Brook Covered Bridge (Emily's Covered Bridge), view the masterpieces at Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio, sample the tasty concoctions at The Alchemist, then explore the stunning scenery at Sterling Falls Gorge, and finally contemplate the long history of Tea at the Governor's House.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Stowe trip planner.

You can drive from Quechee to Stowe in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and train. In October in Stowe, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Middlebury.

Things to do in Stowe

Shopping · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

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The Alchemist ©
The Alchemist
Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio ©
Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio

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Middlebury

Middlebury ©
Middlebury is the shire town (county seat) of Addison County, Vermont, United States. On the 17th (Sat), get outside with Inn to Inn, hike along Robert Frost Wayside Trail, then relax in the rural setting at UVM Morgan Horse Farm, 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 more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Middlebury tour itinerary maker website.

Getting from Stowe to Middlebury by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Middlebury

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Trails · Parks

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Inn to Inn ©
Inn to Inn
Woodchuck Cider House ©
Woodchuck Cider House
Otter Creek Brewing ©
Otter Creek Brewing

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