|Day 1 ||Welcome to beautiful Vermont! Upon arrival in Vermont, check-in to your hotel. Relax and settle in before enjoying a delicious dinner at your hotel. The rest of the evening is free to enjoy! |
|Day 2 ||Good Morning! Start your day with a hearty breakfast before departing for a visit to the Kennedy Brothers Factory Marketplace, the home of Vermont’s heirloom quality woodenware, where old time values still exist, including over 200 crafts and antiques booths plus a country store. After your visit, depart for Shelburne and the Vermont Teddy Bear Factory. Enjoy a factory tour where you will see how Teddy Bears are born. Continue on to downtown Burlington, and enjoy free time for lunch on your own and shopping at the Church Street Marketplace. After lunch, depart for Waterbury, VT and a visit to the Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory for a guided factory tour and ice cream tasting. Afterwards, return to the hotel for dinner this evening. |
|Day 3 ||Good Morning! Enjoy another delicious breakfast this morning at the hotel. After breakfast, depart for Quechee Gorge, referred to as “Vermont’s Little Grand Canyon.” Next, continue on to Quechee Gorge Village, home to antique dealers, artisans and unique country stores. After your visit, meet your Sugarbush Cheese and Maple Farm guide and enjoy a tour and tasting at the scenic working farm. Learn the art of maple tree tapping, sap collection and watch how cheese is hand-waxed. Next, enjoy free time for lunch on your own in the quaint town of Woodstock. After lunch, enjoy a visit and tour of a local Apple Orchard and Cider Mill. Learn how apples are sorted, washed, peeled, sliced and packed at one of Vermont’s working orchards. Later, return to the hotel for Afternoon Tea and Vermont home-baked treats. Enjoy dinner later this evening at the hotel. |
|Day 4 ||Good Morning! Start your day with breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, check-out and depart for tour of Hildene, the summer home of Robert Todd Lincoln, son of Abraham Lincoln. After your tour, depart on a safe trip home with fond memories of “The Green Mountain State. |
Please Note: This is only a sample itinerary. Order of events is subject to change.