6 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

6 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

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6 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Madison
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Sturgeon Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Wisconsin Dells
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Chicago

1
night
Madison

Madison ©
Madison might be the capital of Wisconsin, but students rather than politicians give the city its identity.
On the 31st (Fri), examine the collection at National Mustard Museum.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Madison trip itinerary builder website .

Chicago to Madison is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Chicago in August, Madison is little chillier at night with lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Madison

#Museums

Side Trip

National Mustard Museum
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National Mustard Museum ©
National Mustard Museum

2
nights
Sturgeon Bay

Sturgeon Bay ©
Sturgeon Bay is a city in and the county seat of Door County, Wisconsin, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): stroll through Sister Bay Beach and then relax in the rural setting at Door County Creamery. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Edgewood Orchard Galleries and then kick back and relax at Nicolet Bay Beach.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Sturgeon Bay road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Madison to Sturgeon Bay takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of flight and taxi. When traveling from Madison in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Sturgeon Bay: temperatures range from 70°F by day to 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Sturgeon Bay

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Sister Bay, Fish Creek
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Door County Creamery ©
Door County Creamery
Edgewood Orchard Galleries ©
Edgewood Orchard Galleries

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at International Crane Foundation, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then see the interesting displays at Mr Marvel's Wondertorium. Here are some ideas for day two: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue and then identify plant and animal life at Witches Gulch.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Wisconsin Dells online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Sturgeon Bay to Wisconsin Dells takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or do a combination of taxi, flight, bus, and train. September in Wisconsin Dells sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

International Crane Foundation, Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue
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International Crane Foundation ©
International Crane Foundation
Witches Gulch ©
Witches Gulch
Climbing Tours

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