5 days in Vermont Itinerary

5 days in Vermont Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Vermont trip itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Vermont Itinerary

Start: Wilkes-Barre
Drive:  5​h
1
Manchester
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Woodstock
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Burlington
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: Wilkes-Barre

few
hours
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in, and one of two shire towns (county seats) of, Bennington County, Vermont, United States. On the 28th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home and then look for gifts at Northshire Bookstore.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Manchester trip itinerary builder website .

Wilkes-Barre to Manchester is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from Wilkes-Barre in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Manchester, with lows around 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Woodstock.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
Northshire Bookstore ©
Northshire Bookstore

1
night
Woodstock

Woodstock ©
Woodstock is the shire town of Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Billings Farm & Museum, get curious at Montshire Museum of Science, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) Nature Center.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Woodstock online travel route builder .

Traveling by car from Manchester to Woodstock takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Woodstock sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Burlington.

Things to do in Woodstock

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vermont Institute of Natural Science, Montshire Museum of Science
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science
Billings Farm & Museum ©
Billings Farm & Museum

3
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at D.A.R. State Park and North Beach Park. Kids will appreciate attractions like Shelburne Bay Park and ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain. There's still lots to do: hunt for treasures at Church Street Marketplace, trek along Burlington Bike Path, make a trip to World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, and let the kids burn off some steam at Battery Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Burlington visit planner .

You can drive from Woodstock to Burlington in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Burlington sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Shelburne, D.A.R. State Park
Find places to stay Aug 29 — Sep 1:
Highlights from your plan
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Shelburne Farms ©
Shelburne Farms
ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain ©

Similar Plans

7 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM CANADA May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM ICELAND September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Quebec & Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Vermont BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans