8 days in Vermont Itinerary

8 days in Vermont Itinerary

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Bennington
— 1 night
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Quechee
— 3 nights
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Stowe
— 3 nights

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Bennington

Bennington ©
Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): experience rural life at North Meadow Farm, then admire the natural beauty at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, and then look for gifts at Northshire Bookstore. On the next day, take in the views from Silk Road Covered Bridge, explore the different monuments and memorials at The Old First Church, take some stellar pictures from Bennington Battle Monument, then admire the masterpieces at Bennington Museum, and finally stroll the grounds of New Catholic Cemetery.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Bennington online travel planner.

Boston to Bennington is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Bennington when traveling from Boston in August, with lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Quechee.

Things to do in Bennington

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

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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. Your day by day itinerary now includes Lajoie Stables. Get out of town with these interesting Quechee side-trips: Vermont Country Store (in Weston) and Calvin Coolidge Homestead (in Plymouth). There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Quechee Gorge, take an in-depth tour of Billings Farm & Museum, get curious at Montshire Museum of Science, and explore the striking landscape of Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Quechee online route planner.

Traveling by car from Bennington to Quechee takes 2 hours. In August in Quechee, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Stowe.

Things to do in Quechee

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Highway 100, Bear Rock Adventures, Burlington Segways, and other attractions. Explore Stowe's surroundings by going to Burlington (Vintage Photography Emporium, Church Street Marketplace, &more), Dog Mountain Home of Stephen Huneck Gallery (in Saint Johnsbury) and Shelburne (Shelburne Museum & Shelburne Farms). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Stowe Recreation Path and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Mansfield State Forest.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Stowe holiday maker app.

Drive from Quechee to Stowe in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In August, daytime highs in Stowe are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Stowe

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails

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