8 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

8 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Wisconsin tour planner

Make it your trip
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Milwaukee
— 1 night
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Wisconsin Dells
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sturgeon Bay
— 2 nights
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Milwaukee

— 1 night

Brew City

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Milwaukee Art Museum, then examine the collection at Harley-Davidson Museum, and then look for gifts at Indulgence Chocolatiers. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Mitchell Gallery of Flight, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Milwaukee County Zoo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of St. Josaphat, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Lakefront Brewery.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Milwaukee trip planner.

Las Vegas to Milwaukee is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, you will find days in Milwaukee are colder (76°F), and nights are a bit cooler (58°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Wisconsin Dells

— 4 nights

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Wisconsin Dells side-trips: Spring Green (The House on the Rock, Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center , &more). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 3rd (Sat) at Noah's Ark Water Park. There's lots more to do: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, find something for the whole family at Mt. Olympus Water & Theme Park, look for gifts at Kernel Popcorn's Factory, and surround yourself with nature on Original Wisconsin Ducks.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Wisconsin Dells day trip tool.

Drive from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Wisconsin Dells, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sturgeon Bay.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

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 5th (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours, then identify plant and animal life at The Ridges Sanctuary, then walk around Cave Point County Park, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Garden Door. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at The Farm, then do a tasting at Door Peninsula Winery, then immerse yourself in nature at Peninsula State Park, and finally look for gifts at Door County Dog Store.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sturgeon Bay trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Wisconsin Dells to Sturgeon Bay in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Sturgeon Bay

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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.