Escape to the Berkshires
Awaken your vacation mind to this dreamy highland region of culture and countryside.
Places To Stay
Plan the Perfect Trip
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art
Things to Know
Lift your spirits sampling brews, wines and spirts at Balderdash Cellars, Berkshire Mountain Distillers, Big Elm Brewing, Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards and Les Trois Emme Vineyard & Winery.
Enjoy farm-to-table fun at local markets and pick-your-own farms, such as Bartlett's Orchard, Lakeview Orchard and Maple Corner Farm. Make sweet family memories tasting local maple syrup!
Norman Rockwell’s “Main Street at Christmas” comes to life each holiday season when the quaint town of Stockbridge perfectly recreates the famed scene.
When to Go
Summer fun heats up in the Berkshires with an array of festivals, including the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood. Winter snow creates a white wonderland for cross-country and downhill skiing.
Close to the New York-Massachusetts border, the Berkshires is only a few hours by car from both Boston and New York City.