12 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

12 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

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12 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
+2
Fly + bus + train:  9​h
1
Wisconsin Dells
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Sheboygan
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Sister Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Appleton
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Los Angeles

3
nights
Wisconsin Dells

Wisconsin Dells ©
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Laser Warfare and Elroy-Sparta State Trail. Attractions like Dells Zombie Outbreak and Mr Marvel's Wondertorium make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at International Crane Foundation, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, let the kids burn off some steam at MagiQuest, and look for gifts at Goody Goody Gum Drop.

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Los Angeles to Wisconsin Dells is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles to Wisconsin Dells, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Wisconsin Dells when traveling from Los Angeles in July, with lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Sheboygan.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Parks Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trips

Elroy-Sparta State Trail, International Crane Foundation
Highlights from your plan
Witches Gulch ©
Witches Gulch
Mr Marvel's Wondertorium ©
Mr Marvel's Wondertorium
Elroy-Sparta State Trail ©
Elroy-Sparta State Trail

2
nights
Sheboygan

Sheboygan ©
Sheboygan is a city in and the county seat of Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, United States. On the 27th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at John Michael Kohler Arts Center, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bookworm Gardens, and then immerse yourself in nature at Kohler-Andrae State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Mariners Trail & Rawley Point Bike Trails, brush up on your military savvy at Wisconsin Maritime Museum, and then look for gifts at Pine River Dairy.

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Getting from Wisconsin Dells to Sheboygan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sister Bay.

Things to do in Sheboygan

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Manitowoc, Mariners Trail & Rawley Point Bike Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bookworm Gardens ©
Bookworm Gardens
Kohler-Andrae State Park ©
Kohler-Andrae State Park
Wisconsin Maritime Museum ©
Wisconsin Maritime Museum

3
nights
Sister Bay

Sister Bay ©
Sister Bay is a village in Door County, Wisconsin, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Nicolet Bay Beach and Schoolhouse Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pirate's Cove Mini Golf and Lautenbach's Orchard Country. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at The Ridges Sanctuary, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Door County Brewing, stop by Wood Orchard, and immerse yourself in nature at Whitefish Dunes State Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sister Bay trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Sheboygan to Sister Bay in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Sister Bay are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Appleton.

Things to do in Sister Bay

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Fish Creek, Baileys Harbor, Schoolhouse Beach, Whitefish Dunes State Park, Wood Orchard
Highlights from your plan
Schoolhouse Beach ©
Schoolhouse Beach
Newport State Park ©
Newport State Park
Nicolet Bay Beach ©
Nicolet Bay Beach

3
nights
Appleton

Appleton ©
Appleton is a city in Outagamie (mostly), Calumet, and Winnebago counties in the U.S. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Menominee Park and NEW Zoo & Adventure Park. Attractions like Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary and Building for Kids make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Appleton's surroundings by going to Green Bay Botanical Garden (in Green Bay) and Seroogy's Chocolates (in De Pere). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church, and gain insight at Lawrence University.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Appleton road trip planner.

You can drive from Sister Bay to Appleton in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Appleton

Parks Wildlife Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Green Bay, Seroogy's Chocolates, Menominee Park
Highlights from your plan
Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary
NEW Zoo & Adventure Park ©
NEW Zoo & Adventure Park
Building for Kids ©
Building for Kids

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