Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, Inc., the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.


Call (800) 454-5768

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET


Create an account                             Forgot your password?

or Log In via Facebook

Log in to see all you can do with your online Road Scholar account.

BRANDON, VERMONT

Something's Cooking in Vermont: A Week of Fine Foods

Select a Date

 

SIGN UP

and receive your

FREE E-NEWSLETTER

&

E-Photo Book:



Top 10 Learning Experiences Around the World

Find A Program

Search By:

Location

VT

Interest

Food & Wine

Price Range

$700 - $1000

Start Date

End Date

More Options


Road Scholar
Program #8934ENZ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Experience the beautiful country and fine foods in New England’s farm belt of Vermont. With dairying in decline, the hardy family farms had to rely on their ingenuity to stay alive — with delicious results! Explore New England foods, maple products, cider and the creation of culinary pleasures. Meet with local chefs, cheese makers, maple tappers and entrepreneurs who demonstrate the quality and artistry of Vermont foods, as well as a passion and drive that has re-invented the state from sleepy dairy region to an avant-garde, savory destination.


Highlights

• Learn about the production and sample some of the goodies of several area culinary artisans and growers.
• See firsthand demonstrations of gourmet perfection with the inn’s acclaimed Austrian chef.
• Get the inside scoop on how Vermonters developed a unique culture of sustainability, freshness and craftsmanship.

Activity Notes

Minimal walking and standing; some stairs.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
1 Performances

Ratings

4.7
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

Back to Back Adventures

Choose a nearby learning adventure to add before or after this program:

Support Lifelong Learning

Our educational adventures are made possible by donors like you

Please support lifelong learning here

Free Catalog | Refer a Friend | Gift Certificates | Press | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Careers | Contact Us

© Elderhostel, Inc. 2014
11 Avenue de Lafayette | Boston MA 02111 | Toll-Free 1-800-454-5768