Vermont to Quebec Bike Tour

Couples, Friends & Solos

Small Group Adventures for:

Couples, Friends & Solos Adults 18+

Women's Adventures Women 18+

Families with Young Adults 20s & Beyond Best for ages 20+ (min. age 18)

Families with Older Teens & 20s Best for ages 17-23 (min. age 14)

Families with Teens & Kids Best for ages 9-17 (min. age 4)

From $4,949 - $5,299 /person

6 days

5 nights

Activity Levels 2-4

We categorize our trips based on a range of activity levels from leisurely (1) to avid (5) with plenty of options in between.

Premiere Hotels

Premiere Hotels - From lavish luxury to on-trend boutique, offering experiences as unique as the regions we explore.

Casual Plus Hotels - A step above Casual but not quite Premiere.

Casual Hotels - Known for their character, charm and proximity to outdoor adventures and Backroads activities.

Small Luxury Ships - Unpack once and cover more distance on an intimate ship with spacious staterooms and superb amenities.

Vermont to Quebec Bike Tour

Couples, Friends & Solos

Small Group Adventures for:

Couples, Friends & Solos Adults 18+

Women's Adventures Women 18+

Families with Young Adults 20s & Beyond Best for ages 20+ (min. age 18)

Families with Older Teens & 20s Best for ages 17-23 (min. age 14)

Families with Teens & Kids Best for ages 9-17 (min. age 4)

6 days

5 nights

Activity Levels 2-4

We categorize our trips based on a range of activity levels from leisurely (1) to avid (5) with plenty of options in between.

Premiere Hotels

Premiere Hotels - From lavish luxury to on-trend boutique, offering experiences as unique as the regions we explore.

Casual Plus Hotels - A step above Casual but not quite Premiere.

Casual Hotels - Known for their character, charm and proximity to outdoor adventures and Backroads activities.

Small Luxury Ships - Unpack once and cover more distance on an intimate ship with spacious staterooms and superb amenities.

2024: Jun-Oct 2025: Jun-Oct

From $4,949 - $5,299 /person

The Northeast Kingdom to French Canada

Just ask anyone in Vermont or Quebec. The best things in life take time. Like leisurely biking amid the Green Mountains of the Northeast, serene valleys and pristine lakes. Savoring the fresh air. Hand-pressed apple cider and world-renowned breweries. Peaceful winding roads. Handicrafts. It makes sense really, that perfection can't be rushed. Like this perfect vacation. 

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Highlights

  • Explore two countries and cultures in one trip of idyllic mountains, verdant valleys and crystal-clear lakes
  • Bike scenic country roads past classic New England farms, quaint country houses, maple syrup stands and picturesque covered bridges
  • Roll through Quebec's enchanting Eastern Townships, where French is spoken and lush rolling pastureland abounds
  • Drink local varietals and taste foie gras, fresh cheeses, apple cider, taffy made with maple syrup and other local delicacies
Vermont to Quebec Bike Tour mp

Vermont & Quebec

Start Burlington

End Montreal

Airports & Travel details*

* Start/End locations may vary. Do not book flights until your trip details are confirmed.

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Itinerary

Day 1

Description

Bike through small-town Vermont, with classic New England scenery • Idyllic Stowe invites you into its historic downtown, full of handcrafted furniture stores and antique shops • Pedal past farms, forested mountains and the meandering Winooski River.

Accommodations

Night 1

Topnotch Resort & Spa
Stowe
Premiere Hotel

This "120-acre resort has turned itself into the most sumptuous in Stowe," says Condé Nast Traveler. (pool, spa)

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

Days 2-3

Description

Ride into the heart of the Northeast Kingdom, cycling past rolling hills, lush pastureland and into maple country • Enjoy farm-to-plate pristine picnics with a backdrop of verdant scenery, aromatic evergreens and rolling hills • Crisscross through tiny rural towns on lovely lanes and peaceful farm roads • Explore East Burke—once a sleepy village and now a bustling outdoor enthusiast hub.

Accommodations

Nights 2-3

The Inn at Burklyn
East Burke
Premiere Hotel

Built in 1904 this Neo Classical-style mansion is perfectly restored and features a wrap-around porch and expansive windows with lovely pastoral views.

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

Days 4-6

Description

Bid farewell to the Green Mountain State as we journey over the border to Quebec • Bike through Quebec's delightful Eastern Townships, pausing to meet artisans or to practice your French • Catch views of stunning Lake Memphrémagog while spinning along its eastern shore • Mont Orford rises above this verdant glacier-carved landscape • Cycle past charming summer homes and a vast shimmering lake • Experience warm Quebecois culture and mouthwatering cuisine, including poutine and duck foie gras • Ride south through gorgeous valleys and wooded hills, past sparkling lakes, picturesque farms and quaint villages.

Accommodations
Manoir Hovey

(2 nights)

Nights 4-5

Manoir Hovey
North Hatley
Premiere Hotel

Set on the shore of Lake Massawippi, this luxurious 1899 Georgian inn was modeled after George Washington's home in Mount Vernon. A Relais & Châteaux member. (pool, spa)

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

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From $4,949 - $5,299 /person

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Hotels

World-Class Hotels

Our hand-selected Premiere hotels offer exceptional hospitality and experiences as special as the regions we explore.

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

Night 1

Topnotch Resort & Spa
Stowe

Premiere Hotel

This "120-acre resort has turned itself into the most sumptuous in Stowe," says Condé Nast Traveler. (pool, spa)

Nights 2-3

The Inn at Burklyn
East Burke

Premiere Hotel

Built in 1904 this Neo Classical-style mansion is perfectly restored and features a wrap-around porch and expansive windows with lovely pastoral views.

Nights 4-5

Manoir Hovey
North Hatley

Premiere Hotel

Set on the shore of Lake Massawippi, this luxurious 1899 Georgian inn was modeled after George Washington's home in Mount Vernon. A Relais & Châteaux member. (pool, spa)

From $4,949 - $5,299 /person

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Bikes

Choose Your Perfect Bike

Our bikes are designed and built with specific cyclists and riding styles in mind, so we can always offer you a perfect ride. Please note that bike requests are subject to availability and prioritized based on the date they're submitted.

Backroads Performance Racer 2.0
Backroads Next Generation Performance Road Bike

Included in your trip price

  • Ideal for avid cyclists
  • Redesigned for 2024
  • Next gen titanium frame with carbon wheels
  • Responsive, efficient and comfortable
  • Drop handlebars only
Backroads Touring Bike
Backroads Touring Bike

Included in your trip price

  • Suited for a wide range of cyclists
  • Comfortable ergonomic seat
  • Long wheel base adds to the bike's control and stability
  • Upright handlebars only
Backroads Electric-Assist Bike
Backroads Electric-Assist Bike

Included in your trip price

  • One of the lightest e-bikes available
  • Provides plenty of power and more than enough battery
  • Lower top tubes for easier mounting and dismounting
  • Upright handlebars only

Min. age to ride e-bike: 16+

Canyon Endurace SLX 9 Di2
  • $650 rental fee; subject to availability
  • Ride like a pro with the top-of-the-line carbon Canyon Endurace CF SLX 9 Di2
  • Perfectly balanced comfort and performance with a Grand Tour pedigree
  • State-of-the-art components and precision German engineering
Co-Motion Torpedo Tandem Bike
Tandem Bike
  • $400 rental fee
  • Hand-built frame features Co-Motion's custom-designed Cro-Moly steel tubeset, powerful Avid disc brakes, Shimano Ultegra drive train
  • Custom upgraded wheelset
  • Best for riders with some tandem experience.

From $4,949 - $5,299 /person

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