10 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

10 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

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Fly
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Milwaukee
— 2 nights
Drive
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Manitowoc
— 1 night
Drive
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Baileys Harbor
— 1 night
Drive
4
Wisconsin Dells
— 4 nights
Drive
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Prairie du Chien
— 1 night
Drive to Dubuque Regional Airport, Fly to Fort Lauderdale

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Milwaukee — 2 nights

Brew City

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
You'll explore and learn at Harley-Davidson Museum and Lynden Sculpture Garden. Basilica of St. Josaphat and Ten Chimneys will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Milwaukee Art Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Riverwalk, get engrossed in the history at Chudnow Museum of Yesteryear, and contemplate the long history of Pabst Mansion.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Milwaukee trip planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Milwaukee is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in August, expect Milwaukee to be slightly colder, temps between 79°F and 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Manitowoc.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Side Trip

Manitowoc — 1 night

Manitowoc is a city in and the county seat of Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): admire the striking features of Still Bend - Bernard Schwartz House and then learn about all things military at Wisconsin Maritime Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Manitowoc online holiday maker.

You can drive from Milwaukee to Manitowoc in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Milwaukee in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 59°F in Manitowoc. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Baileys Harbor.
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Baileys Harbor — 1 night

Baileys Harbor is a town in Door County, Wisconsin, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): indulge your senses at Lautenbach's Orchard Country, then enjoy the sea views from Cana Island Lighthouse, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Baileys Harbor driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Manitowoc to Baileys Harbor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Baileys Harbor can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Wisconsin Dells.
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Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wineries
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Wisconsin Dells — 4 nights

Waterpark Capital of the World

Named after a nearby scenic gorge famous for its steep sandstone formations, Wisconsin Dells features more than 20 water parks, making it one of the most popular vacation areas in this region.
Let the collections at H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum and The House on the Rock capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center and Circus World. There's much more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, cool off at Noah's Ark Water Park, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and get a dose of the wild on Original Wisconsin Ducks.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Wisconsin Dells trip planner.

Traveling by car from Baileys Harbor to Wisconsin Dells takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Wisconsin Dells are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Prairie du Chien.
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Prairie du Chien — 1 night

Prairie du Chien is a city in and the county seat of Crawford County, Wisconsin, United States. On the 29th (Mon), browse the exhibits of Villa Louis.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Prairie du Chien trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Wisconsin Dells to Prairie du Chien takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Prairie du Chien sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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Wisconsin travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Water Parks · Zoos
The Badger State
Wisconsin is known as "America's Dairyland" because of its status as the nation's most famous producer of milk and cheese. A growing favorite with foreign tourists, the state is a perfect holiday destination for nature lovers, offering year-round outdoor activities like fishing, boating, kayaking, and hiking. Dotted with thousands of inland lakes and waterways alongside apple and cherry orchards, Wisconsin also offers numerous urban tourist attractions, its cities hosting renowned beer and art festivals each year.
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