5 days in Wisconsin & Grand Rapids Itinerary

5 days in Wisconsin & Grand Rapids Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States travel planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Green Bay
— 1 day
Drive
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Fish Creek
— 1 night
Drive
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Wisconsin Dells
— 1 night
Drive
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Grand Rapids
— 2 nights
Drive to Range Regional Airport, Fly to New York City

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Green Bay

— 1 day

Home of the Packers

Home of the Green Bay Packers, the city of Green Bay centers around sports and is home to hundreds of notable football icons, including Brett Favre and Curly Lambeau.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stroll through Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary and then look for gifts at Seroogy's Chocolates.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Green Bay trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

New York City to Green Bay is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Green Bay due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in May, Green Bay is slightly colder at night with lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Fish Creek.

Things to do in Green Bay

Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Fish Creek

— 1 night
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. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): do a tasting at Lautenbach's Orchard Country, revel in the low prices at Door Artisan Cheese, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Ridges Sanctuary, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Door County Brewing.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Fish Creek travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Green Bay to Fish Creek takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Green Bay in May, expect nights in Fish Creek to be about the same, around 42°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Fish Creek

Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Wisconsin Dells

— 1 night

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.
On the 7th (Fri), take in the pleasant sights at Riverwalk, then get engrossed in the history at H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum, then stop by Swiss Maid Fudge, and finally don't miss a visit to Carr Valley Cheese.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Wisconsin Dells trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Fish Creek to Wisconsin Dells takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in May, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Rapids.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Grand Rapids

— 2 nights
Grand Rapids is a city in Itasca County, Minnesota, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Old Central School, then explore the galleries of Forest History Center, and then take an in-depth tour of The Gilbert Mansion.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Grand Rapids travel route app.

You can drive from Wisconsin Dells to Grand Rapids in 6 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Wisconsin Dells in May, with highs in Grand Rapids at 63°F and lows at 41°F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Rapids

Museums · Historic Sites

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.