Fairfax Vacations

Visit Fairfax, which lies 11 miles (18 kilometers) to the south of St. Albans. This popular part of town is about 15 miles (24 kilometers) from Burlington International Airport.

Many of St. Albans’s key attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Fairfax, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. The Links at Lang Farm Course and the Burton Island State Park are amongst the popular places to visit. Also worth checking out are the Champlain Valley Exposition and the Smugglers' Notch Ski Area.

Fairfax has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Enjoy the beautiful displays at the Burlington Fire House Gallery in Burlington and the Pine Street Art Works.

If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the family attractions nearby. Take a tour of the ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center in Burlington, and experience some of the stars of the animal kingdom.

Get active in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Families enjoy destinations such as Battery Park in Burlington, Waterfront Park and the Ethan Allen Park. There is a charming atmosphere here and beautifully designed garden beds and trees. Discover the attractive stretches of coastline nearby such as North Beach in Burlington.

St. Albans offers visitors a range of attractions. As you are planning your trip, allow plenty of time to visit as many of them as you can. Admire some of the sacred places such as Round Church in Richmond. Enjoy the atmosphere and get a deeper understanding of the role religion in Fairfax.

Unwind on the fairways and book a round at the Burlington Country Club in Burlington.

Add to your wardrobe, stock up on food or just enjoy the atmosphere at popular shopping destinations like University Mall in Burlington, Church Street and the Church Street Marketplace.

If you and your family are here in winter, enjoy Fairfax’s best ski slopes at the Stowe Mountain Resort in Stowe and the Bolton Valley Ski Area in Bolton Valley.

Sports fans visiting Fairfax should book tickets for nearby Gutterson Fieldhouse, Burlington to see the Vermont Catamounts in action. To fit in, be sure to wear green and yellow, the colors of the Vermont Catamounts.

For a real taste of Fairfax, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center, South Burlington, the Hilton Burlington, and the Holiday Inn Burlington, South Burlington.

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