Sample Itineraries

Plan a personalized stay when you come our way! Use our online search tools to select accommodations, restaurants or other experiences and create your own itinerary. Or, follow the links listed below for sample itinerary ideas based on season or theme--and everything in-between!

NEW! Tourist at Heart: Create your checklist of "don't-miss" Madison experiences

NEW! Dairy Discovery: Taste-test your way through town

Fantastic Fish Fry: An all-you-can-read page full of delectable fish fry options.

Madison Winter Wonderland: Warm up to winter in Wisconsin with exciting activities, both outdoors and in

Arts & Music Lovers:
Discover all the places you can go to enjoy a play or live show

Neat Neighborhoods
:Round out your stay with a stop in residential areas dotted with places to play, stay, shop and more!

Madison on a Dime
: Spend a little, see a lot!

Kid Friendly
: Discover destinations that appeal to the young (and the young at heart!)

Like a Local
: Get the inside scoop on local hot spots

University Highlights
: Study the student scene, from academics to afternoons at the Terrace

Discover Mr. Wright
: Tour architectural treasures designed by Madison-area native Frank Lloyd Wright

History & Heritage
: Visit significant sites from throughout our capitol city history

Wisconsin Culinary Experience
: Try traditional comfort food and farm-to-table fare

Shopping Experience
: Shop ‘til you drop, from specialty stores on State Street to major brands at the mall

Exploring the Area
: Linger a bit longer and try local treasures from "only in Madison" menus to playing in our parks

Exploring Madison Museums
: Observe what's on display at multiple museums around town

Biking Around Madison: Discover maps and more to help you discover why our destination is crazy about cycling!

Fun in the Sun
: Hot spots to try during spring and summer

Holiday Happenings: Take in traditions that make Madison a magical place to be during the holidays

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