46 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

46 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

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46 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

Start: Madison
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Milwaukee
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Sheboygan
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Sturgeon Bay
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Minocqua
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Bayfield
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Chippewa Falls
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
La Crosse
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Stevens Point
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Wisconsin Dells
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
Madison
— 5 nights
End: Madison

4
nights
Milwaukee

Milwaukee ©
Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
Change things up with these side-trips from Milwaukee: Holy Hill (in Hubertus), Bugline Trail (in Hartland) and Okauchee Lake (in Okauchee). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of St. Josaphat, hike along Geneva Lake Shore Path, grab your bike and head to Ozaukee Interurban Trail, and enjoy the sand and surf at Bender Park Waterfront.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Milwaukee trip maker app .

Madison to Milwaukee is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in July, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Sheboygan.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Racine, Hawthorn Hollow - Nature Sanctuary and Arboretum, Atwater Park & Beach, Bugline Trail, Wisconsin State Fair Park
Highlights from your plan
Okauchee Lake ©
Okauchee Lake
Basilica of St. Josaphat ©
Basilica of St. Josaphat
SC Johnson Headquarters ©
SC Johnson Headquarters

3
nights
Sheboygan

Sheboygan ©
Sheboygan is a city in and the county seat of Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, United States. Explore Sheboygan's surroundings by going to EAA Aviation Museum (in Oshkosh), Riverside Park (in Neenah) and Green Bay Botanical Garden (in Green Bay). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Bookworm Gardens, tee off at Whistling Straits Golf Course - Straits and Irish, walk around Ellwood H. May Environmental Park, and join the crowd at Road America.

To find out how to plan a trip to Sheboygan, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Milwaukee to Sheboygan takes an hour. Expect little chillier evenings in Sheboygan when traveling from Milwaukee in July, with lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sturgeon Bay.

Things to do in Sheboygan

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Road America, EAA Aviation Museum, Green Bay Botanical Garden, Whistling Straits Golf Course - Straits and Irish, Riverside Park
Highlights from your plan
Bookworm Gardens ©
Bookworm Gardens
EAA Aviation Museum ©
EAA Aviation Museum
Green Bay Botanical Garden ©
Green Bay Botanical Garden

4
nights
Sturgeon Bay

Sturgeon Bay ©
Sturgeon Bay is a city in and the county seat of Door County, Wisconsin, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sturgeon Bay: Sister Bay (Sister Bay Beach & Door County Creamery), Fish Creek (Sunset Beach Park & Peninsula State Park) and Dave's Falls County Park (in Amberg). There's lots more to do: walk around Cave Point County Park, make a trip to George Burr Gallery, get outside with Door County Charters, and get engrossed in the history at Door County Historical Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sturgeon Bay driving holiday site .

Drive from Sheboygan to Sturgeon Bay in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Sturgeon Bay can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Minocqua.

Things to do in Sturgeon Bay

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Fish Creek, Sister Bay, Dave's Falls County Park, George Burr Gallery, Newport State Park
Highlights from your plan
Peninsula State Park ©
Peninsula State Park
The Farm ©
The Farm
Edgewood Orchard Galleries ©
Edgewood Orchard Galleries

5
nights
Minocqua

Minocqua ©
Minocqua is a town in northwestern Oneida County, Wisconsin, United States. Explore Minocqua's surroundings by going to Crandon International Off-Road Raceway (in Crandon), Flambeau River (in Park Falls) and Eagle Falls Adventure Golf and Laser Tag (in Eagle River). There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, get to know the resident critters at Wildwood Wildlife Park & Nature Center, stroll around Little Star Beach Park, and identify plant and animal life at Timm's Hill County Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Minocqua tour planner .

Traveling by car from Sturgeon Bay to Minocqua takes 4 hours. Traveling from Sturgeon Bay in July, Minocqua is slightly colder at night with lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bayfield.

Things to do in Minocqua

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Heart of Vilas County Paved Bike Trails, Three Eagle Trail, Vilas County Historical Museum, Crandon International Off-Road Raceway, Eagle Falls Adventure Golf and Laser Tag
Highlights from your plan
Little Star Beach Park ©
Little Star Beach Park
Crandon International Off-Road Raceway ©

4
nights
Bayfield

Bayfield ©
Bayfield is a city in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Bayfield side-trips: American Birkebeiner Trail (in Hayward), Copper Falls State Park (in Mellen) and Amnicon Falls State Park (in South Range). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves, bet on your favorite at ABC Raceway, go for a walk through Wisconsin Point, and steep yourself in history at Soo Line 950.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bayfield online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Minocqua to Bayfield takes 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chippewa Falls.

Things to do in Bayfield

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ashland, American Birkebeiner Trail, Copper Falls State Park, Amnicon Falls State Park, Madeline Island Candles
Highlights from your plan
Copper Falls State Park ©
Copper Falls State Park
Amnicon Falls State Park ©
Amnicon Falls State Park

5
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Chippewa Falls

Chippewa Falls ©
Chippewa Falls is a city located on the Chippewa River in Chippewa County in the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Grantsburg (Crex Meadows Wildlife Area & Wild River Outfitters), Memorial Park (in Ladysmith) and Washburn County Historical Museum (in Shell Lake). There's much more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, look for gifts at Chippewa Candy Shop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cedar Side Walking Trail, and grab your bike and head to Chippewa River Trail.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Chippewa Falls route planner .

Drive from Bayfield to Chippewa Falls in 3.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Chippewa Falls when traveling from Bayfield in July, with lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to La Crosse.

Things to do in Chippewa Falls

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Grantsburg, Cascade Falls, Memorial Park, Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary, Eau Galle Lake & Recreational Area
Highlights from your plan
Crex Meadows Wildlife Area ©
Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company ©
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary ©
Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary

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nights
La Crosse

La Crosse ©
La Crosse is a city in the U.S. Get out of town with these interesting La Crosse side-trips: Elmer's Auto & Toy Museum (in Fountain City), Old Country Cheese (in Cashton) and Alma (Buena Vista Park & Wings Over Alma Nature & Art Center). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Grandad Bluff, stroll around Riverside Park, explore the landscape on two wheels at La Crosse River State Trail, and admire all the interesting features of Soldiers Walk Memorial Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the La Crosse online route maker .

Traveling by car from Chippewa Falls to La Crosse takes 2 hours. August in La Crosse sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Stevens Point.

Things to do in La Crosse

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Trempealeau, Alma, Old Country Cheese, Cain's Orchard, Elmer's Auto & Toy Museum
Highlights from your plan
Buena Vista Park ©
Buena Vista Park
Grandad Bluff ©
Grandad Bluff
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

5
nights
Stevens Point

Stevens Point
Stevens Point is the county seat of Portage County, Wisconsin, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stevens Point: Wausau (Nine Mile Forest, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, & more), Glacial Lake Wisconsin (in Baraboo) and Nueske's (in Wittenberg). There's lots more to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Green Circle Trail, identify plant and animal life at George W. Mead Wildlife Area, stop by Mullins Cheese, and examine the collection at South Wood County Historical Museum.

You can plan Stevens Point trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from La Crosse to Stevens Point takes 2.5 hours. In August, Stevens Point is a bit cooler than La Crosse - with highs of 76°F and lows of 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Stevens Point

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Wausau, Wisconsin Korean War Veterans Memorial, Dells of the Eau Claire Park, South Wood County Historical Museum, Joe & Bernadine Weber's Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Schmeeckle Reserve
Schmeeckle Reserve
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum ©
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum
Wisconsin Korean War Veterans Memorial ©

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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.
Wisconsin Dells is known for theme parks, nightlife, fun & games, adventure, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, examine the collection at Mr Marvel's Wondertorium, play a few rounds at Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, and identify plant and animal life at International Crane Foundation.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Wisconsin Dells journey site .

Drive from Stevens Point to Wisconsin Dells in 1.5 hours. In August in Wisconsin Dells, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Madison.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Baraboo, Lake Michigan
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Noah's Ark Water Park ©
Noah's Ark Water Park
Devil's Lake State Park ©
Devil's Lake State Park

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Madison

Madison ©
Madison might be the capital of Wisconsin, but students rather than politicians give the city its identity.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madison: Climbing Tours (in Baraboo), Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center (in Spring Green) and Sugar River Raceway (in Brodhead). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Olbrich Botanical Gardens, ponder the world of politics at Wisconsin State Capitol, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Henry Vilas Zoo, and don't miss a visit to Memorial Union Terrace.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Madison holiday builder site .

You can drive from Wisconsin Dells to Madison in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madison

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Janesville, Fort Atkinson, Cooksville Country Store, Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center , Sugar River Raceway
Highlights from your plan
Olbrich Botanical Gardens ©
Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Wisconsin State Capitol ©
Wisconsin State Capitol

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