16 Underrated Places In Vermont To Take An Out-Of-Towner

When out-of-town guests come to visit, it’s only natural to want show them the best attractions in Vermont that are a bit different from the red barns and covered bridges they are probably expecting.  The Green Mountain State is filled with fun, exciting and offbeat places to entertain people of all ages – and leave them wanting more. Here are some of our favorite places to visit in Vermont and take visitors to show them another side of our amazing state.  Happy trails!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Looking for more places where to take an out-of-towner in Vermont? Check out this list of 12 lesser-known attractions in Vermont that are great to show out-of-staters.

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Address: 1005 Hildene Rd, Manchester, VT 05254, USA
Address: 149 Natures Way, Quechee, VT 05059, USA
Address: 6000 Shelburne Rd, Shelburne, VT 05482, USA
Address: 700 Trapp Hill Rd, Stowe, VT 05672, USA
Address: 591 Sugarbush Farm Rd, Woodstock, VT 05091, USA
Address: Quechee Gorge, Hartford, VT 05001, USA
Address: 15 Monument Cir, Bennington, VT 05201, USA
Address: 878 Main St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USA
Address: 1 Montshire Rd, Norwich, VT 05055, USA
Address: 143 Parks Rd, St Johnsbury, VT 05819, USA
Address: 115 Eastern Ave, St Johnsbury, VT 05819, USA
Address: Church St, St Albans City, VT 05478, USA
Address: 150 Main St, Newport, VT 05855, USA
Address: Moss Glen Falls, Granville, VT 05747, USA
Address: Church St, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
Address: Vermont, USA
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best attractions in Vermont

October 08, 2020

What are the best little known attractions in Vermont?

Perhaps few know about these interesting, little-known attractions in Vermont: 1) Mount Independence in Orwell. Visit this place to learn more about Vermont history and see a beautiful old Vermont town. 2) Norman Rockwell Exhibit in Arlington. Stop by this little roadside attraction and learn about the famous modern painter who lived in Vermont. 3) The Chapel at the von Trapp Family Lodge. This quaint chapel is located on one of the walking paths at the gorgeous Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe.

What are the oldest attractions in Vermont?

Vermont has a long a fascinating history. With restaurants established in the 18th century, 19th-century townhouses, historic general stores, wooden covered bridges, and old towns that have stood the test of time, Vermont’s oldest attractions are everywhere! For more information about specific attractions, take a look at this article of the eight oldest and most historic towns in Vermont. And if you are interested in dining at the oldest restaurant and tavern in all of Vermont, make a reservation at the Ye Olde Tavern, founded in 1790.

What are the best hidden gem restaurants in Vermont?

If you are on the hunt for more hidden gem restaurants in Vermont, take a look at this list of 11 wonderful and lesser-known restaurants throughout Vermont. For a quick overview: list includes the Black Sheep Bistro in Vergennes, Mad Taco in Waitsfield, Black Krim Tavern in Randolph, and many more. Check out the article for more hidden restaurants.

Address: 1005 Hildene Rd, Manchester, VT 05254, USA
Address: 149 Natures Way, Quechee, VT 05059, USA
Address: 6000 Shelburne Rd, Shelburne, VT 05482, USA
Address: 700 Trapp Hill Rd, Stowe, VT 05672, USA
Address: 591 Sugarbush Farm Rd, Woodstock, VT 05091, USA
Address: Quechee Gorge, Hartford, VT 05001, USA
Address: 15 Monument Cir, Bennington, VT 05201, USA
Address: 878 Main St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USA
Address: 1 Montshire Rd, Norwich, VT 05055, USA
Address: 143 Parks Rd, St Johnsbury, VT 05819, USA
Address: 115 Eastern Ave, St Johnsbury, VT 05819, USA
Address: Church St, St Albans City, VT 05478, USA
Address: 150 Main St, Newport, VT 05855, USA
Address: Moss Glen Falls, Granville, VT 05747, USA
Address: Church St, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
Address: Vermont, USA