15 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

15 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Wisconsin trip itinerary builder

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Wisconsin Dells
— 1 night
Drive
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Bayfield
— 3 nights
Drive
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Washington Island
— 1 night
Drive
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Fish Creek
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sheboygan
— 3 nights
Drive
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Green Bay
— 3 nights
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Wisconsin Dells

— 1 night

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.
On the 8th (Thu), see the interesting displays at National Mustard Museum, learn about winemaking at Wollersheim Winery & Distillery, and then appreciate the views at Parfrey's Glen State Natural Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Riverwalk, steep yourself in history at H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum, and then do a tasting at Fawn Creek Winery.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Wisconsin Dells day trip tool.

Detroit to Wisconsin Dells is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Detroit in July, Wisconsin Dells is little chillier at night with lows of 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bayfield.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Bayfield

— 3 nights
Bayfield is a city in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to Copper Falls State Park and Meyers Beach Sea Caves. Get in touch with nature at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves and Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Next up on the itinerary: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, look for gifts at Apostle Islands Booksellers, do a tasting at Hauser's Superior View Orchard, and get engrossed in the history at Bayfield Maritime Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bayfield online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Wisconsin Dells to Bayfield by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Wisconsin Dells in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Bayfield, with lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Washington Island.

Things to do in Bayfield

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Washington Island

— 1 night
Washington Island is located about northeast of the tip of Door Peninsula in Door County, Wisconsin. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Washington Island Farm Museum, see the interesting displays at Jacobsen Museum, then stroll through Schoolhouse Beach, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Washington Island Stavkirke.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Washington Island route maker.

Traveling by car from Bayfield to Washington Island takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bayfield to Washington Island due to the time zone difference. In July in Washington Island, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Fish Creek.

Things to do in Washington Island

Museums · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

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. Get some cultural insight at Lautenbach's Orchard Country and Eagle Bluff Lighthouse. Visiting The Ridges Sanctuary and Sister Bay Beach will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Ellison Bluff State Natural Area, shop like a local with Edgewood Orchard Galleries, learn about winemaking at Island Orchard Cider, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Eagle Trail.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Fish Creek online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Washington Island to Fish Creek takes 1.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington Island to Fish Creek due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Fish Creek are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Sheboygan.

Things to do in Fish Creek

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wineries

Side Trips

Sheboygan

— 3 nights
Sheboygan is a city in and the county seat of Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Wisconsin Maritime Museum and John Michael Kohler Arts Center. Explore hidden gems such as Bookworm Gardens and Kohler-Andrae State Park. Step out of Sheboygan to go to Two Rivers and see Mariners Trail & Rawley Point Bike Trails, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tee off at Whistling Straits Golf Course - Straits and Irish, bet on your favorite at Road America, and steep yourself in history at Wade House.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Sheboygan day trip planning site.

Drive from Fish Creek to Sheboygan in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Green Bay.

Things to do in Sheboygan

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Golf

Side Trips

Green Bay

— 3 nights

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Door Peninsula Winery and Door County Maritime Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Green Bay Botanical Garden and The Farm. Change things up with these side-trips from Green Bay: Oshkosh (Paine Art Center and Gardens & Menominee Park) and High Cliff State Park (in Sherwood). There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary and examine the collection at National Railroad Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Green Bay trip tool.

You can drive from Sheboygan to Green Bay in 1.5 hours. July in Green Bay sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 59°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Green Bay

Parks · Museums · Trails · Wildlife

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.