4 days in Wisconsin Itinerary

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Fly to Milwaukee, Train to Wisconsin Dells
Wisconsin Dells
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Sister Bay
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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): get to know the resident critters at Wisconsin Deer Park, then cool off at Mt. Olympus Water & Theme Park, and then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour. On the next day, surround yourself with nature on Original Wisconsin Ducks, then make a splash at Noah's Ark Water Park, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Wisconsin Dells day trip planner.

New York City to Wisconsin Dells is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in July, expect Wisconsin Dells to be slightly colder, temps between 80°F and 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Sister Bay.
Tours · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks
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Sister Bay — 1 night

Sister Bay is a village in Door County, Wisconsin, United States. On the 29th (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Peninsula State Park, then take in the exciting artwork at Edgewood Orchard Galleries, then look for gifts at Ellison Bay Pottery Studios, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

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Traveling by car from Wisconsin Dells to Sister Bay takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Milwaukee.
Shopping · Museums · Parks · Tours
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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.
On the 30th (Sat), meet the residents at Milwaukee County Zoo, then examine the collection at Harley-Davidson Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Milwaukee Art Museum.

For reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Milwaukee trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Sister Bay to Milwaukee in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car and bus. In July, daytime highs in Milwaukee are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.
Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Wisconsin travel guide

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.