3 days in Vermont Itinerary

3 days in Vermont Itinerary

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3 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: Boston
Drive:  3 h 30 min
1
Waterbury
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Manchester
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
End: Boston

1
night
Waterbury

Waterbury ©
Waterbury is a town in Washington County in central Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Shelburne Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Lake Champlain Chocolates, hunt for treasures at Church Street Marketplace, and then hike along Stowe Recreation Path.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Waterbury trip planner .

Boston to Waterbury is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of flight and car. In October, Waterbury is a bit cooler than Boston - with highs of 58°F and lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Waterbury

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Burlington, Shelburne Museum, Stowe Recreation Path
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Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace

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Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in, and one of two shire towns (county seats) of, Bennington County, Vermont, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, shop like a local with Southern Vermont Arts Center, and then stop by Vermont Country Store.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Manchester travel route planning site .

Getting from Waterbury to Manchester by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Manchester are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Manchester

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vermont Country Store
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Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
Vermont Country Store ©
Vermont Country Store
Southern Vermont Arts Center ©
Southern Vermont Arts Center

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