8 days in Vermont Itinerary

8 days in Vermont Itinerary

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8 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: Halifax
Fly + Bus:  6​h 45​min
1
Burlington
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Quechee
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Bennington
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Halifax

3
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Burlington: Stowe (Stowe Recreation Path, Mount Mansfield State Forest, & more). There's lots more to do: trek along Burlington Bike Path, walk around Waterfront Park, contemplate the long history of Ethan Allen Homestead, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Round Church.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Burlington trip builder website .

Halifax, Canada to Burlington is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Halifax to Burlington is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Halifax in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Burlington: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Quechee.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Stowe, White's Beach, Shelburne Museum, Round Church
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Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Mount Mansfield State Forest ©
Mount Mansfield State Forest

2
nights
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 24th (Sat): experience rural life at Sugarbush Farm, identify plant and animal life at Eshqua Bog Natural Area, then identify plant and animal life at Montshire Museum of Science, and finally take in breathtaking views at Quechee Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) Nature Center.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Quechee day trip site .

Traveling by car from Burlington to Quechee takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Burlington in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Quechee, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bennington.

Things to do in Quechee

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Woodstock, Montshire Museum of Science, Eshqua Bog Natural Area
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Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science

2
nights
Bennington

Bennington ©
Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): look for gifts at Northshire Bookstore, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bromley Mountain. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Bennington Museum and then take some stellar pictures from Bennington Battle Monument.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bennington trip planner .

You can drive from Quechee to Bennington in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 27th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bennington

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Manchester, Bromley Mountain
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Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
Bromley Mountain ©
Bromley Mountain
Bennington Battle Monument ©
Bennington Battle Monument

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