5 days in Door County Itinerary

5 days in Door County Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Door County journey planner
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Sturgeon Bay
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Fish Creek
— 2 nights
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Sturgeon Bay — 2 nights

Sturgeon Bay is a city in and the county seat of Door County, Wisconsin, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): do a tasting at Parallel 44 Winery and Vineyard, do a tasting at Cold Country Vines & Wines, and then stop by Dairy View. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): shop like a local with Sturgeon Bay Farmer's Market, take in the exciting artwork at Popelka Trenchard Glass, and then enjoy the sea views from Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal North Pierhead Light.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Sturgeon Bay trip builder site.

Green Bay to Sturgeon Bay is an approximately 1-hour car ride. When traveling from Green Bay in May, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Sturgeon Bay: temperatures range from 62°F by day to 44°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Fish Creek.
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Shopping · Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites
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Fish Creek — 2 nights

Fish Creek is an unincorporated community located in Door County, Wisconsin, United States, within the town of Gibraltar and is located on Highway 42 along Green Bay.HistoryThe first settler of Fish Creek was Increase Claflin and his family circa 1844, but the village founder is considered to be entrepreneur Asa Thorp. Museum-lovers will get to explore Francis Hardy Gallery and Death's Door Maritime Museum. Get some cultural insight at Ephraim Historical Foundation and Island Orchard Cider. There's much more to do: hike along Eagle Trail, go for a stroll along the water at Egg Harbor Marina, indulge in some personalized pampering at Spa Verde, and kick back and relax at Nicolet Bay Beach.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Fish Creek vacation maker.

Traveling by car from Sturgeon Bay to Fish Creek takes an hour. May in Fish Creek sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 42°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.
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Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails
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Door County travel guide

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State Parks · Gift & Specialty Shops · Wineries & Vineyards
Door County owes its status as a top Midwest vacation destination to its 480 km (300 mi) of shoreline along Lake Michigan. Coupled with five scenic state parks, 11 lighthouses, and 80 cultural venues, the natural scenery dominates here. The region hosts several museums, theaters, and art galleries. Art classes and workshops serve as big draws throughout the year, while live music and plays fill the entertainment schedule.
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