8 days in Vermont Itinerary

8 days in Vermont Itinerary

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8 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  4​h
1
Burlington
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Stowe
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Hartford
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Bennington
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: New York City

1
night
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. On the 26th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Burlington Bike Path, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Magic Hat Brewing Company, and then examine the collection at Shelburne Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Switchback Brewing, then engage your brain at ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, and finally deepen your understanding at University of Vermont.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Burlington travel itinerary planner.

New York City to Burlington is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, Burlington is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 47°F and lows of 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Stowe.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Magic Hat Brewing Company, Shelburne Museum
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ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain ©
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum

3
nights
Stowe

Stowe ©
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.
Explore Stowe's surroundings by going to Rock of Ages Granite Quarry (in Barre), Vermont State House (in Montpelier) and Jay Peak Resort (in Jay). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Laughing Moon Chocolates, get all the information you need at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Cafe & Visitor Center, relax and rejuvenate at The Spa at Topnotch, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Rock Art Brewery.

Discover how to plan a Stowe trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Burlington to Stowe in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Stowe when traveling from Burlington in November, with lows around 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hartford.

Things to do in Stowe

Spas Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Rock of Ages Granite Quarry, Vermont State House, Rock Art Brewery, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Cafe & Visitor Center, Jay Peak Resort
Highlights from your plan
Jay Peak Resort ©
Jay Peak Resort
Vermont State House ©
Vermont State House
Laughing Moon Chocolates ©
Laughing Moon Chocolates

1
night
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is a New England town in Windsor County in the state of Vermont, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): deepen your understanding at Dartmouth College, then look for all kinds of wild species at Montshire Museum of Science, and then pick up some new knowledge with King Arthur Flour.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Hartford journey maker site .

You can drive from Stowe to Hartford in 1.5 hours. In November in Hartford, expect temperatures between 47°F during the day and 28°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bennington.

Things to do in Hartford

Childrens Museums Museums Parks

Side Trips

Norwich, Dartmouth College
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Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science
King Arthur Flour ©
King Arthur Flour
Dartmouth College ©
Dartmouth College

2
nights
Bennington

Bennington ©
Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): look for gifts at Fiddlehead at Four Corners, then stop by The Apple Barn and Country Bake Shop, then stop by Sugar Shack, and finally look for gifts at Northshire Bookstore. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at New Catholic Cemetery, then get great views at Bennington Battle Monument, then explore the world behind art at Bennington Museum, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Green Mountain Oasis.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bennington road trip planner .

Drive from Hartford to Bennington in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 39°F, and evening lows to 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bennington

Shopping Spas Museums

Side Trips

Northshire Bookstore, Sugar Shack
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Northshire Bookstore ©
Northshire Bookstore
Bennington Battle Monument ©
Bennington Battle Monument
Bennington Museum ©
Bennington Museum

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