DESCRIPTION OF OUR TOURS

Scheduled Tours close 10/31/15

Brew Tours by appointment, Call 802-370-9727

 The East Tour: 12:00pm


  • Hermit of Lake Champlain
  • Fort Frederick
  • Catholic hospital
  • Original Courthouse
  • City Hall
  • Whipping tree
  • Founder of UVM
  • Oldest surviving home in Burlington
  • Oldest cemetery
  • Waterfalls
  • Site of first mill in town
  • Old Woolen mills
  • Buffalo Soldier's barracks
  • Vermont National Guard
  • Military cemetery
  • St. Michael's College
  • Stagecoach stop
  • Oldest Tavern
  • Oldest Fraternity
  • Home of one-time president of UVM
  • Home of the founder of the Home for Destitute Children
  • Home of the founder of Phi Beta Kappa
  • Home of U.N. Ambassador
  • Home of one-time governor
  • First licensed female steamboat pilot
  • Original hospital
  • Old fire fighters club
  • Military museum
 

The North Tour: 2:00 pm


  • Military base from War of 1812
  • Military Hospital from War of 1812
  • Old orphanage
  • Homestead & museum of founding father of Vermont
  • Sea caves
  • Chief Wawanolewat's statue
  • Infamous Burlington Fires
  • Church involved in Underground Railroad
  • Elmwood Cemetery - Levi Allen
  • Oldest functioning fire station
  • Home of colonel who fought at Bunker Hill
  • Home of Civil War hero
  • Original UVM faculty housing
  • Green Mount Cemetery - Ethan Allen
  • Guinness World Book of Records - Dam
  • Site of Ben &Jerry's original store
  • Monument with time capsule underneath
  • Home of the owner of a stage coach company
  • Home of the first female graduate of UVM
  • Home of founder of Burlington's hospital
  • Old train station
  • Winged monkey sculptures
  • Bridge to nowhere
  • Little Jeruselum
  • University of Vermont - Ira Allen
  • First medical building at UVM
  • Original building at UVM
  • Last Trolley Burning
 

The South Tour: 4:00 pm


  • Home of the president of a railroad company
  • Tunnel for "ladies of the night"
  • Home of first doctor in Burlington
  • First brick home in Burlington
  • One of the oldest surviving homes in town
  • Finishing school for girls
  • Home involved in underground railroad
  • Maypo Factory--maker of Vermont made maple cereal
  • Toxic waste dumpsite
  • Road to Nowhere
  • Cotton mill and company housing
  • Railroad tracks that are said to be haunted
  • Lake Champlain's first lighthouse
  • Champlain Chocolate Factory
  • Tallest File Cabinet in the world
  • Switchback Brewery
  • Original property of founder of Shelburne Farms
  • Rock Dunder Island
  • Vermont's very own lake monster--Champ
  • Burton Snowboard flagship store, museum, and factory
  • Spiritualist Camp
  • Civil War hospital
  • Home of world's first microsurgeon
  • Charles Darling - North Pole
  • Civil War Hero
  • First person to traverse U.S. in a car

 

The "Haunted Tour" 6:00pm


  • Haunted restaurants
  • Whipping tree
  • Prohibition Tunnel
  • Haunted brew pub
  • Old orphanage
  • Paupers graveyard
  • Home of tragic Revolutionary War hero
  • Home of America's first serial murderer
  • Serial murderer that was born in Burlington
  • Haunted dorm at UVM
  • Haunted Woolen Mills
  • Haunted bridge
  • Haunted fraternity
  • Haunted home of steamboat captain
  • Haunted steamboat
  • Home of spiritualist
  • Haunted home of Vermont governor
  • Pigman
  • Haunted home of president of railroad
  • Site of recovered bones of soldiers from War of 1812
  • Grave-robbing
 

Highlights of the City Tour: (Starting 06/01/2016)


  • Sailing Center
  • Vermont's largest farmer's market
  • Restaurants preferred by locals
  • Performing Arts Center
  • Tour boats, and Ferry
  • Dive Shop
  • Hotels & B&B's
  • Shopping districts
  • 4 different breweries
  • One of New England's best brew pubs
  • Cider house
  • Burlington's Art District
  • Segway Tours
  • Champlain Chocolate Factory tours
  • Paddle surfing at Oakledge
  • Rock climbing at Petra Cliffs
  • Burton Snowboard flagship store, museum, and factory tours
  • Fleming Museum of Art
  • Waterfalls & walking paths
  • Burlington's best wine shop and bar 
  • Redrocks Park, beach, & hiking trails
 

 Brew Tours:         

 


Sample Some Of Our Favorite Brews. Ride along with us as we stop in to sample our featured breweries and their finest brews.  Hear about the history of how they came to be and have a little food & drink along the way.

  • Magic Hat Brewery
  • Switchback Brewery
  • Queen City Brewery
  • Zero Gravity
  • Fiddlehead Brewwery

Available by appointment, Call 802-370-9727