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Waterfront Park

College Street, Burlington, VT 05401
802-865-7247
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Ranked #2 of 26 attractions in Burlington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Montreal, Canada
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124 reviews 124 reviews
18 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

People watching, boat and yacht gazing, rest & recuperation in the park, have a quick lunch or a leisurely dinner, let the world pass you by. You can do all these things on Burlington's waterfront in a beautiful surrounding, on a nice sunny day, just a few streets and an uphill walk from the pedestrian downtown mall. Very, very pleasant... More

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Wells, Maine
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

A special place to visit w/ some of the most incredible views around. Make for a nice romantic walk & a pretty way to see the sites!

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Rutland, Vermont, United States
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Went to see the Avett Brothers with my son last night. A perfect night, Burlington is a beautiful city.

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Greensboro, Vermont
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Great view, nice walking path, has bench seats to relax or grass and shade. The city bus comes every 15 minutes to take you to other parts of the area.

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Barre, Vermont
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63 reviews 63 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Walking path, bike path, Segway tours, restaurants and beverage stations, Echo marine center, ice cream stand, bike rentals, events every weekend...during summer, boat rides, scenic and evening cruises, ferry rides. Swings to sit and take in the view at your leisure. Lots to do, from free to pricey, couples to families, whatever your pleasure.

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Middletown, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Fantastic park with a great boardwalk and suspended swinging benches - the must relaxing place on earth! It is great for people watching and dog watching - the dragon races were ongoing - much to see - don't miss the the water front park -

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Syracuse, NY
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114 reviews 114 reviews
11 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

With a short boardwalk with swings for two along the way as well as benches- this is a very cozy and accessible area. This is a great place to take in a sunset, the small lighthouse is picturesque.

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Barto, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We found the waterfront to be a lovely place to relax after a long day of exploring Burlington. There is a creamee shop right by the aquarium, where we got amazing Maple soft ice cream cones, then walked down to the waterfront to sit on a swing and watch the evening settle over the lake. It was beautiful. We ended... More

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New York
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79 reviews 79 reviews
14 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This is a beautiful place to walk or sit and relax. Watching the boats or people watching can be a lot of fun. There's a nice bike path nearby also.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Very nice place to stroll around, esp. in the evening. Lots of bikes during the day, I love the fact you can rent a bike and ride for miles.

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