5 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

5 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Wisconsin visit planner
Make it your trip
— 1 night
Fish Creek
— 2 nights
Chippewa Falls
— 1 night


Milwaukee — 1 night

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
On the 25th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Hill and then stroll through Atwater Park & Beach. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of St. Josaphat and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at MobCraft Beer.

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Hayward to Milwaukee is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Hayward in October: high temperatures in Milwaukee hover around 62°F and lows are around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Fish Creek.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Side Trips

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. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): do a tasting at Lautenbach's Orchard Country, learn about winemaking at Stone's Throw Winery, and then admire the majestic nature at Peninsula State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): enjoy the sea views from Cana Island Lighthouse, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then kick back and relax at Sister Bay Beach.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Fish Creek trip planner.

You can drive from Milwaukee to Fish Creek in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and car. While traveling from Milwaukee, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Fish Creek, ranging from highs of 57°F to lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Chippewa Falls.
Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wineries
Side Trips

Chippewa Falls — 1 night

Chippewa Falls is a city located on the Chippewa River in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Your day by day itinerary now includes Circus World as well as Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): try your luck at Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells, examine the collection at Circus World, grab your bike and head to Old Abe Trail, then sample the tasty concoctions at Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Leinie Lodge.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Chippewa Falls trip planner.

Traveling by car from Fish Creek to Chippewa Falls takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. October in Chippewa Falls sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Breweries & Distilleries · Casinos · Museums · Fun & Games
Side Trip

Wisconsin travel guide

Specialty Museums · Water Parks · Gift & Specialty Shops
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.