9 days in Vermont Itinerary

9 days in Vermont Itinerary

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9 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  4​h 15​min
1
Manchester
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Woodstock
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Saint Johnsbury
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Burlington
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: New York City

2
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in, and one of two shire towns (county seats) of, Bennington County, Vermont, United States. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Old First Church and Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home. Escape the urban bustle at Green Mountain Adventure Challenge and Equinox Mountain. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Equinox Preservation Trust, admire the sheer force of Lye Brook Falls, stop by Dutton Farm Stand, and view the masterpieces at Southern Vermont Arts Center.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Manchester trip itinerary planning app .

New York City to Manchester is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in July: high temperatures in Manchester hover around 81°F and lows are around 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Woodstock.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

The Old First Church, Equinox Mountain, Green Mountain Adventure Challenge
Highlights from your plan
Southern Vermont Arts Center ©
Southern Vermont Arts Center
The Old First Church ©
The Old First Church
Equinox Preservation Trust ©
Equinox Preservation Trust

2
nights
Woodstock

Woodstock ©
Woodstock is the shire town of Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): buy something for everyone on your list at Quechee Gorge Village Vermont Antique Mall, engage your brain at Montshire Museum of Science, and then explore the striking landscape at Quechee Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Calvin Coolidge Homestead, then admire the sheer force of Buttermilk Falls, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Thundering Falls Trail, and finally steep yourself in history at FH Gillingham & Sons General Store.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Woodstock online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Manchester to Woodstock in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Woodstock sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Saint Johnsbury.

Things to do in Woodstock

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Quechee, Thundering Falls Trail, Buttermilk Falls, Calvin Coolidge Homestead, Montshire Museum of Science
Highlights from your plan
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science
FH Gillingham & Sons General Store ©

1
night
Saint Johnsbury

Saint Johnsbury ©
St. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of The Dog Chapel, get your bearings at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, then see the interesting displays at Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, and finally stroll through Lamoille Valley Rail Trail.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint Johnsbury trip planner .

You can drive from Woodstock to Saint Johnsbury in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Saint Johnsbury can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Burlington.

Things to do in Saint Johnsbury

Museums Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
St. Johnsbury Athenaeum ©
St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium ©

3
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Escape the urban bustle at Bingham Falls and Toll Rd. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Champlain Maritime Museum and Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio. Change things up with these side-trips from Burlington: Stowe Recreation Path (in Stowe) and Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits (in Cambridge). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at North Beach Park, see the interesting displays at Shelburne Museum, and learn about winemaking at Shelburne Vineyard.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Burlington driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Saint Johnsbury to Burlington in 2 hours. In July in Burlington, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Stowe, Shelburne, Ziemke Glass Blowing Studio, Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
Highlights from your plan
Bingham Falls ©
Bingham Falls
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum ©
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits ©
Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits

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