You can enjoy a wonderful beach vacation in the summer or a fantastic skiing vacation in the winter in Vermont. Make your next travel plans an unforgettable Vermont vacation! This New England state is ripe with natural beauty and full of fun things to do and see.
Vermont is a fantastic place to visit year round. In fall, beautiful foliage engulfs the state, and pumpkin carving festivals and apple picking tours can be found in most small towns and cities. In spring the flowers bloom and things start to heat up. With the cold winter’s ending, outdoor cafes open and locals prepare for another wonderful beach season. When summer finally comes there are so many outdoor adventures to be had! Hike or bike the Green Mountain trails, visit Apple Hill Orchard and Farm in West Rutland or launch your boat and relax on the beach at Ricker Pond State Park. This winter spend a romantic weekend away in a Vermont vacation cabin or B&B up north, far away from the hustle and bustle of it all. A Vermont winter vacation is one of the most popular choices for skiers in the U.S. Vermont has over 18 great ski resorts to choose from. Visit the famous mountains of Killington, Stratton and Okemo, where trails are available for skiers and boarders from beginner levels to advanced.
Vermont is well known for its small, quaint towns, and relaxed daily pace. However if you’re looking for something a little more exciting, Burlington, Vermont, is one of the more 'cosmopolitan' cities in Vermont and a great place to visit on your Vermont vacation. You can rent a boat in the marina or watch the sunset on the docks, followed by cocktails and dinner in an outdoor restaurant. Stay in a luxury Vermont hotel in the evening and shop at unique, vintage boutiques and quaint shops in downtown Burlington during the day.
During your Vermont travels stop at the Vermont State House and the Historical Society Museum in scenic, old Montpelier, a city known for its rich New England heritage. There are always fun holiday and heritage festivals happening here. Check out the North Branch Nature Center and grab some yummy home made goods at the summer Farmer’s Market. For a small town experience head to Brandon, the epitome of a picturesque New England town, and walk through the main street lined with mom and pop shops.
If you’re still not convinced that a Vermont vacation is right for you, check out some of the great accommodations and tours on RealAdventures.com. Get a good look at what Vermont is all about and begin planning your Vermont travels today!