7 days in Door County Itinerary

7 days in Door County Itinerary

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1
Washington Island
— 2 nights
2
Sturgeon Bay
— 4 nights

2
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Washington Island

Washington Island ©
Washington Island is located about northeast of the tip of Door Peninsula in Door County, Wisconsin. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stop by Island Lavender Farm Market, pause for some serene contemplation at Washington Island Stavkirke, examine the collection at Jacobsen Museum, thenexamine the collection at Washington Island Art and Nature Center, and finally kick back and relax at Schoolhouse Beach. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Fair Isle Books & Gifts, enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Dunes Beach Park, thentake an in-depth tour of Jackson Harbor Maritime Museum, thentake some stellar pictures from Mountain Park Lookout Tower, and finally see the interesting displays at Washington Island Farm Museum.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington Island day trip site.

Appleton to Washington Island is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Appleton to Washington Island, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Appleton in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Washington Island, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sturgeon Bay.

Things to do in Washington Island

Museums Parks Beaches
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Schoolhouse Beach ©
Schoolhouse Beach
Jacobsen Museum ©
Jacobsen Museum
Washington Island Farm Museum ©
Washington Island Farm Museum

4
nights
Sturgeon Bay

Sturgeon Bay is a city in and the county seat of Door County, Wisconsin, United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Garden Door and Francis Hardy Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sturgeon Bay: Sister Bay (Frykman Studio Gallery, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more), Fish Creek (Alexander Noble House Museum, Sunset Beach Park, &more) and George Burr Gallery (in Ephraim). The adventure continues: walk around Cave Point County Park, kick back and relax at Alpine Beach, relax in the rural setting at The Farm, and examine the collection at Door County Maritime Museum.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Sturgeon Bay day trip planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Washington Island to Sturgeon Bay. Traveling from Washington Island to Sturgeon Bay, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. July in Sturgeon Bay sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sturgeon Bay

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Sister Bay, Fish Creek, Egg Harbor, Ephraim
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
The Garden Door ©
The Garden Door
Sister Bay Beach ©
Sister Bay Beach

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