TOURS

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In Chittenden County, you can find a number of attractions or local businesses to tour. From sampling food or beer, to exploring our natural environment, tours can be a fun way to learn about our area while supporting local businesses.

Explore below to see some unique and interesting tours available in our county, listed by town.

ETHAN ALLEN HOMESTEAD

Burlington

Between May and October, daily guided tours are available at this museum, where you can experience life in Frontier Vermont.

BURLINGTON TREE TOURS
Burlington

This walking tour of Burlington’s urban forest is a great way to familiarize yourself with the area and it’s trees. You’ll learn how trees adapt and respond to variable stresses, and the many benefits that trees provide.

CAPTAIN MIKE'S SAILING
Charlotte

This private, luxury sailing yacht tour is available for hourly, daily or overnight sailing trips on Lake Champlain. All sailing trips are private, and Captain Mike is available to share information about the geography and history of Lake Champlain. Sailing lessons are also available.

SPIRIT OF ETHAN ALLEN
Burlington

Take in the views while aboard Lake Champlain’s only floating restaurant and cruise ship. You can take a scenic or sunset tour, or catch a brunch, lunch or themed dinner cruise.

LAKE CHAMPLAIN CHOCOLATES
Burlington

The flagship store offers tours where you can watch master chocolatiers craft chocolate. You can learn about the origins of chocolate, how it’s made, and even enjoy samples. The cafe also offers hot chocolate, espresso and ice cream.

BURLINGTON EDIBLE HISTORY TOUR
Burlington

Running from mid-June to mid-October, this tour connects you with the history of Burlington’s early ethnic groups and their food traditions, when farm-to-table was a way of life. Through a 1.5 mile walk, you'll ample food from local restaurants and learn about local ethnic history and food traditions. 

SHELBURNE FARMS
Shelburne

From mid-May to mid-October, several tours are available at Shelburne Farms. You can ride an open-air wagon through their working farm and historic landscape, with stops at the Inn and Farm Barn, take a tour of the historic horse barn, take an intimate walking tour of the Inn and garden, or take a behind-the-scenes tour to discover the art and science of cheesemaking.

BURLINGTON SEGWAYS

Burlington

Take a Segway tour of the Burlington waterfront, bike path, downtown area and UVM, all while learning about the area history. You can even rent an electric bike.

CITY BREW TOURS
Burlington

These all-inclusive beer-focused tours create the ultimate craft beer experience, blending history, beer knowledge, and great food. You drink, they’ll provide the transportation. You can even customize your own private tour.

VERMONT TEDDY
BEAR COMPANY

Shelburne

Take a tour of the Vermont Teddy Bear factory. Enter through the Bear Shop (where you can create your own bear). Take a tour with one of the Bear Ambassadors, and watch craftspeople create Bears by hand. You’ll even see the Bear Hospital, where you can take your Bear if it ever needs repair.

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