Plan your perfect stay with the help of our sample itineraries! We have more than 20 different adventures listed below to inspire you. Then check out our accommodations and restaurants pages to complete your stay.
Seasonal and Sports
NEW! Eating Mobile in Madison: Sample the area's food carts.
Fun in the Sun: Savor the long summer days in Madison.
Biking Around Madison: Tool around our award-winning trails.
Game Day: Cheer on the home team, the UW-Madison Badgers.
Romantic Escape: Surprise your sweetie with a Madison getaway.
Madison Winter Wonderland: Warm up to winter in Wisconsin.
Holiday Happenings: Feel the magic of the holidays in Madison.
Sights of all Sorts
Kid Friendly: Uncover many free attractions for the young and the young at heart.
Madison on a Dime: See a lot while spending little.
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.
University Highlights: Tour the University of Wisconsin'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.
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.