Lake Champlain Trip Planner
Welcome to Lake Champlain!This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Lake Champlain, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to the Lake Champlain area of Vermont, U.S.A.
The Lake Champlain area of Vermont encompasses Burlington, South Burlington and the other towns that lie on or near the shores of the sixth largest lake in the world, Lake Champlain. With its population of approximately 54,000 people, Burlington is the largest city in Vermont. While in Burlington, visit the Robert Hull Fleming Museum, housed at the University of Vermont, or take in the famous summer Discover Jazz Festival. Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream Factory, well known for its flavorful ice cream, is also located in Burlington. Visitors are welcome to tour the plant. If something more adventurous takes your fancy, spend the day sailing the waters of Lake Champlain aboard an authentic schooner. A short drive outside of Burlington is the Shelburne Museum, sometimes referred to as Vermont's Attic. Take a tour of the Vermont Teddy Bear Factory that claims to be the largest single supplier of Teddy Bears in North America. Vergennes is home to the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, which houses the most extensive collection of shipwrecks in America.