Local’s Guide to the Best Things to Do in Burlington, Vermont Story

By Claudia Larrow

Introduction

Local’s Guide to the Best Things to Do in Burlington, Vermont Story

Vermont is more than just a pretty view; its whole essence is captivating. People come from all over the world...

Thing to do 1

Visit Church Street

Church Street is a pedestrian brick walkway lined with boutique shops, cafes, restaurants, and bars. You must take a stroll...

Thing to do 2

Explore the Burlington Waterfront

The Burlington Waterfront is the perfect spot to watch the sunset. Walk along the boardwalk, look out at the lake,...

Thing to do 3

Sit at an Outdoor Cafe to People-watch

I recommend people-watching from a local shop like Speeder and Earl’s right on Church Street. Of course, there is a...

Thing to do 4

Ride Along the Bike Path

Burlington has one of the most picturesque bike paths, quite possibly in the world. It is an 8-mile path that...

Thing to do 5

Experience the Nightlife

There are so many places to check out that are right on Church Street or within walking distance. Here are...

Thing to do 6

Relax on a Beach

Since days can be hot in the summer, you will need a place to cool off. Burlington has two beaches...

Thing to do 7

Check out a Restaurant or Brewery

I am not a foodie, but Burlington has some fantastic restaurants. I would recommend Skinny Pancake down at the Waterfront....

Thing to do 8

Stop by Ethan Allen Tower

Another stop you shouldn’t miss is the Ethan Allen Tower. It’s located right on North Avenue in between North and...

Thing to do 9

Grab an Ice Cream

No trip to Vermont is complete without enjoying a delicious cone from the famous Ben and Jerry’s. They have a...

Conclusion

Additional Thoughts

In my opinion, the best times to visit Vermont are in the summer and fall. Vermont has four distinct seasons,...