To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Burlington, step out and explore surrounding areas like Burlington, South Burlington, and Charlotte.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. The area is a great destination for those who love art. Make sure you see the Burlington Fire House Gallery and the Pine Street Art Works.
Looking for some fun for the kids? Discover the various child-friendly destinations nearby. If you have an interest in creatures of all kinds be sure to add the ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center on your list of places to visit.
Get your body moving in the great outdoors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. To spend some time in a green urban park don’t miss Battery Park and Waterfront Park.
If golf is your passion, visit the Burlington Country Club. It’s a great way to get out and enjoy the outdoors.
Get familiar with the local fashion and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby shopping venues such as University Mall, Church Street and the Church Street Marketplace.
Spend an afternoon with fellow ice hockey lovers at Gutterson Fieldhouse, cheering on the Vermont Catamounts. On game days follow the sea of green and yellow, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When it’s time to relax after a day spent exploring the charms of Shelburne, check in to one of the area's many accommodation options. The Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center, South Burlington, the Hilton Burlington and the Holiday Inn Burlington, South Burlington are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.