Sample Itineraries

Plan your perfect stay with the help of our sample itineraries! We have over 20 different adventures listed below to inspire you. Check out our accommodations and restaurants pages to complete your stay. 


Sights of all Sorts
Tourist at Heart: Create a checklist of Madison's best experiences.

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

Exploring the Area: Go beyond Madison and discover Dane County.

Kid Friendly: Uncover many free attractions for the young and the young at heart.

Madison on a Dime: See a lot while spending little.

University Highlights: Tour UW's beautiful campus.


Food and Shopping
Dairy Discovery: Learn more about America's dairyland.

Wisconsin Culinary Experience: Enjoy classic comfort food and farm-to-table fare.

Fantastic Fish Fry: Consume an all-you-can-read page of the best fish fry eateries.

Neat Neighborhoods: Play, stay and shop in Madison's quintessential neighborhoods.

Shopping Experience: Get your shopping fix, from specialty stores to major malls.


Sports and Seasonal
Game Day: Cheer on the home team, the UW-Madison Badgers.

Biking Around Madison: Tool around our award-winning trails.

Fun in the Sun: Savor the long summer days in Madison.

Madison Winter Wonderland: Warm up to winter in Wisconsin. 

Holiday Happenings: Feel the magic of the holidays in Madison.


Arts and Culture
Arts and Music Lovers: Learn where to go to enjoy a play or a live show.

Discover Mr. Wright: Tour Madison-area native Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture.

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

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

Featured Events
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Oct. 4th 2014
World Dairy Expo
Sep. 30th-Oct. 4th 2014
Oct. 7th 2014
Oct. 8th 2014
Test Sports Event
Sep. 30th-Oct. 9th 2014
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Oct. 1st-Oct. 10th 2014
African Violet Show & Sale
Oct. 11th-Oct. 12th 2014
October 1st, 2014
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October 2nd, 2014
October 3rd, 2014
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October 5th, 2014
AM Showers