9 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

9 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

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Milwaukee
— 2 nights
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Fish Creek
— 1 night
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Green Bay
— 1 night
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Wisconsin Dells
— 4 nights
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Milwaukee

— 2 nights

Brew City

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milwaukee: Bookworm Gardens (in Sheboygan) and Whistling Straits Golf Course - Straits and Irish (in Kohler). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Harley-Davidson Museum, get to know the resident critters at Milwaukee County Zoo, view the masterpieces at The Pink Llama Gallery, and explore the world behind art at Milwaukee Art Museum.

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Chicago to Milwaukee is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. August in Milwaukee sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Fish Creek.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Museums · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Golf

Side Trips

Fish Creek

— 1 night
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. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): visit a coastal fixture at Cana Island Lighthouse, get interesting insight from Tours, then immerse yourself in nature at Peninsula State Park, and finally stroll around Sunset Beach Park.

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You can drive from Milwaukee to Fish Creek in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect slightly colder evenings in Fish Creek when traveling from Milwaukee in August, with lows around 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Green Bay.

Things to do in Fish Creek

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Green Bay

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): stop by Scray Cheese, then examine the collection at Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame, then admire the natural beauty at Green Bay Botanical Garden, and finally find something for the whole family at Bay Beach Amusement Park.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Green Bay trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Fish Creek to Green Bay takes 1.5 hours. In August in Green Bay, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Green Bay

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Wisconsin Dells: Spring Green (The House on the Rock & Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center ) and Madison (Owens Conservation Park, Olbrich Botanical Gardens, &more). And it doesn't end there: cool off at Noah's Ark Water Park, look for gifts at Kernel Popcorn's Factory, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and stroll through The "400" State Trail.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Wisconsin Dells day trip planning site.

Getting from Green Bay to Wisconsin Dells by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. August in Wisconsin Dells sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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.