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Travel to cozy White River Junction

Enjoy the area's live music, museums and architecture and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in White River Junction. This cosmopolitan city is known for its riverfront, hiking and restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around White River Junction

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes White River Junction a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Upper Valley Aquatic Center (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Quechee State Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Vermont Institiute of Natural Science (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Storrs Pond Recreation Area (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Quechee Ski Hill (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Whaleback Mountain (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in White River Junction

Travelers enjoy White River Junction for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in February, December, March or January, when snowfall averages 17.89 inches and temperatures average 11°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of White River Junction

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, White River Junction is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wilderness Trails (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Quechee Gorge (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Quechee State Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Vermont Institute Natural Science Nature Center (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Storrs Pond Recreation Area (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Billings Park and Trail (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around White River Junction

The nearest airport is in Lebanon, NH (LEB-Lebanon Municipal), located 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), which is 23.4 mi (37.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is White River Junction Station.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to White River Junction?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in White River Junction. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • White River Junction Station: 261 vacation rentals
  • New England Transportation Institute and Museum: 261 vacation rentals
  • Main Street Museum: 259 vacation rentals
  • Briggs Opera House: 261 vacation rentals
  • Tupelo Music Hall: 261 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around White River Junction listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

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