Located in the county of Washington, Montpelier in Vermont has a population of just over eight thousand residents. Boasting a small town charm with big city amenities, this is the ideal place to enjoy some relaxing time away, and you will find plenty to do and see here. The friendly residents of Montpelier will be only to pleased to welcome you to their city, and you will be greeted with warmth and a friendly smile. Combining history with beauty and excitement with relaxation, Montpelier boasts something for everyone.
If you enjoy history, culture and nature, you will be thrilled with the attractions in this area. Pay a visit to the beautiful Vermont State House, soak up some history at the Vermont Historical Museum, or enjoy a visit to the T W Wood Art Gallery. Explore Hubbard Park and Tower to the North Branch Nature Center, immerse yourself in the excitement of the Farmer's Market, or simply enjoy a visit to the movies or the theater for a relaxing night of entertainment.
Those into outdoor recreation will also be delighted with this city. Historic walking tours will enable you to delve into the area's past whilst enjoying the great outdoors, and you will find plenty of opportunities for activity such as hiking, canoing, fishing, boating, biking and picnicking. You will also be able to enjoy winter sports at the local ski areas, so you can enjoy everything from cross country skiing to snowmobiling and snowshoeing. You will certainly enjoy plenty of choice when it comes to getting your fill of the great outdoors.
An excellent choice of shopping facilities within easy reach makes this the ideal place for those looking for a little retail therapy. You can enjoy shopping for mainstream goods such as clothes or groceries or you can do a little antique shopping or look around for some fine art. There are also plenty of eateries to enjoy here, and you should have no problem finding something to tickle those taste buds, from ice cream and deserts to pizza, burgers and elaborate meals. A choice of lodgings means that you can look forward to comfortable, friendly and affordable accommodations whilst staying in Montpelier.