Vermont June 22, 2017
These 7 Towns In Vermont Are Perfect For A Day Trip
Why pick one place to visit in Vermont when exploring an entire town can offer so much more? There are many spots that have loads of wonderful things to see and do, so let’s do it all! Check out these VT day trip towns that offer a ton of activities – both inside and out – to pack your days with the most bang for the buck.
Both Shelburne Farms and the Shelburne Museum are as beautiful as they are educational. And there is so much more to explore here, such as...
More things to do in Shelburne:
The Vermont Teddy Bear Factory. Or take a bike tour or even check out a vineyard while you're in Shelburne.
It may be known for its designer outlets, but the charming town of Manchester has something for everyone.
More things to do in Manchester:
Whether you take the toll road in the Equinox Preservation Trust, enjoy the waterfall at Lye Brook Falls, browse one of the many museums or grab a fantastic meal, everyone will love a day spent in Manchester, Vermont.
The hands-on Montshire Museum of Science is a great destination, but let's look at what else you can find in Norwich.
More things to do in Norwich:
You won't want to miss a stop at King Arthurs! It's a bakery, store, cafe and a classroom in one yummy place. It's worth a stop into Dan & Whit's General Store, too!
4. St. Johnsbury
You'll absolutely love spending time at the Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium. Let's see what else you can check out in the fresh air while you're here.
More things to do in St. Johnsbury:
Bring the pooch and head to Dog Mountain. The chapel is moving for all animal lovers and the rail trail in town is a great place to stretch your legs and get some exercise.
This classic town oozes quintessential charm, but it's also great when you head out of the village.
More things to do in Woodstock:
The Billings Farm & Museum and the Sugarbush Farm are two working farms in Woodstock. It will redefine farm to table dining when you eat in one of the many fantastic restaurants the town has to offer.
Stroll along the open air mall in downtown Burlington while listening to live music as you pop in and out of shops. It might be a city, but it's closer to nature than you think!
More things to do in Burlington:
The Burlington waterfront has bike paths, beaches and some great boating. From great cafes to live theater, you'll never run out of things to do here.
You'll love strolling through the village with all of its charming shops and restaurants, but there is a lot more to see than just downtown in Stowe.
More things to do in Stowe:
This resort town is lively with festivals of all sorts and wonderful hiking trails. Take a drive on the toll road to the top of Mt. Mansfield or ride your bike along the award winning recreation path.
For even more day trip ideas, check out the
11 very best day trips in Vermont.