8 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

8 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Wisconsin sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
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Green Bay
— 1 day
Drive
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Fish Creek
— 3 nights
Drive
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Wisconsin Dells
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bayfield
— 2 nights
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary and then walk around Pamperin Park.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, read Green Bay trip itinerary planning website.

Los Angeles to Green Bay is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect Green Bay to be little chillier, temps between 79°F and 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Fish Creek.

Things to do in Green Bay

Parks · Wildlife

Fish Creek

— 3 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. Step out of the city life by going to The Ridges Sanctuary and Door County Adventure Rafting. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Newport State Park and Lautenbach's Orchard Country. Step out of Fish Creek with an excursion to Charlie's Smokehouse in Gills Rock--about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Nicolet Bay Beach, get some fabulous bargains at Door Artisan Cheese, kick your exploration up a notch at Lakeshore Adventures Zip Line, and learn about winemaking at Harbor Ridge Winery.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Fish Creek online vacation planner.

Getting from Green Bay to Fish Creek by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August in Fish Creek, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Fish Creek

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Wisconsin Dells

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get a dose of the wild on Original Wisconsin Ducks, get interesting insight from Tours, and then make a splash at Mt. Olympus Water & Theme Park. On the next day, have some family-friendly fun at Capones Old Time Pic. Studio, admire the verdant scenery at Parfrey's Glen State Natural Area, then sample the fine beverages at Wollersheim Winery & Distillery, and finally identify plant and animal life at International Crane Foundation.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Wisconsin Dells road trip app.

You can drive from Fish Creek to Wisconsin Dells in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, bus, and train; or do a combination of car and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Wisconsin Dells can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bayfield.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bayfield

— 2 nights
Bayfield is a city in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States. On the 30th (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, then learn about winemaking at Hauser's Superior View Orchard, then explore the fascinating underground world of Meyers Beach Sea Caves, and finally add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Mon): hike along Big Bay Town Park, Head underground at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves, and then take an in-depth tour of Bayfield Maritime Museum.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bayfield tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Wisconsin Dells to Bayfield takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Wisconsin Dells in August since evenings lows in Bayfield dip to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bayfield

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Wisconsin travel guide

4.2
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.