Franklin County Vacation Packages
Franklin County is approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Springfield and 65 miles (105 kilometers) from Manchester.
Western Massachusetts is a firm fixture on the tourist trail, which means getting from A to B is relatively easy. Make sure you give yourself sufficient time to discover the numerous scenic and cultural wonders this region has to share. Go to Hadley, and pay a visit to the Hadley Farm Museum and Porter Phelps Huntington Museum. Hadley is approximately 13 miles (21 kilometers) from Franklin County and is worth the trip. A side-trip to Northampton is another worthwhile option It's about 14 miles (23 kilometers) away from Franklin County and is home to the Smith College Botanic Garden and Academy of Music Theater.
When you are ready to head further afield beyond Franklin County, why not visit the nearest regional area. Amherst is around 12 miles (19 kilometers) away and features visitor attractions such as University of Massachussets-Amherst, Emily Dickinson Museum and Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. Mullins Center and Mount Norwottuck are some more attractions that should be high on everyone's itinerary.
When booking your trip to Franklin County, it's good to remember that the closest major airport, Bradley International Airport, is located in in Hartford, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the south.