Our Wisconsin…and Yours, Too! 2018

OWICTD and Our Wisconsin Magazine Proudly Present the Hidden Treasures of Our Own Backyard

6 Days 5 Nights • 12 Meals

Sep 23-28 | Oct 7-12

Depart/Return: Madison, WI

Price Per Person: Double: $1,477; Single: $1,795*

Pre/Post-Tour Hotel: $138/night

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About the Tour

Country Travel DISCOVERIES and the experts at Our Wisconsin Magazine present an all-new exploration of our home state! Beginning in the capital of Madison, head off the beaten path to visit hand-picked small town highlights, unique attractions, and local stops across the western part of our state. You’ll tour incredibly scenic landscapes along the Mississippi River Valley and in the distinctive “Driftless Region” untouched by glaciers, as well as unusual glacial formations of the Upper Dells. Along the way, meet hard-working family farmers, take an exclusive tour of Ft. McCoy’s military training center, and enjoy such quintessentially Wisconsin experiences as dinner at a traditional supper club and visit to a museum entirely dedicated to…mustard.


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Tour Highlights

  • Tour Gov. Dodge State Park and enjoy three-state views from Granddad Bluff
  • Exclusive lunch and behind the scenes tour of Ft. McCoy
  • Scenic overnights by the Mississippi River
  • Visit a mustard museum and Victorian villa
  • Traditional supper club dinner
  • Personal visits with working cattle, dairy, fruit and sheep farmers
  • Sightseeing cruise of Upper Dells cliffs, river narrows and iconic stone formations



Optional Excursions/Extensions




Helpful Information

Average Temps: Highs: (Sep) Upper 70s to mid 80s/Lows: Mid 60s. Highs: (Oct) Mid 60s/Lows 50s

Time Zone: Central

Arrival Time: Schedule your flight to arrive by 5:00 PM on Day 1.

Departure Time: Schedule your flight home any time after 4:30 PM on Day 6.

Airport Info: Our starting hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to/from Dane County Regional Airport in Madison .

Vehicle Parking: Our starting hotel offers complimentary parking for the duration of tour.

Walking Distance: Moderate walking and standing is required to fully enjoy this tour. Some walking can be on uneven surfaces.

Currency: US Dollar.

Hotel Amenities Include: Hair dryers, coffee makers, iron & ironing board throughout tour. Exercise room and swimming pool available at most hotels.

Additional Information: A Government issued photo ID will be needed on tour to access Ft. McCoy Army Base on Day 5.

Travel Protection Available? Yes, see About Travel Protection.

Terms & Conditions Tour reservations are subject to the terms and conditions outlined by Country Travel DISCOVERIES on our website at Terms & Conditions.

Groups Have a group? We can make your group's vacation cost-effective and easy, with discounts for groups as small as five and other benefits. Learn more at Country Travel DISCOVERIES for Groups.


Further information is mailed upon receipt of your reservation. A total of three mailings are sent to assist you in preparing for your tour…Get Ready, Get Set and Go! Our "Get Ready” packet is sent confirming your reservation. Our "Get Set” packet provides further information approximately 90 days prior to departure with important details regarding making your travel arrangements. Finally, our "Go” packet arrives 2-3 weeks before departure containing your final documents.

Updates: Updates to this document are available from our Discovery Reservations Team, and will be posted online at www.CountryTravelDiscoveries.com/OWI

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Images on this page (from top): Cruise Wisconsin Dells’ Glacier-Carved Lakes (WI Dept. of Tourism); Madison Capitol Building (WI Dept. of Tourism); Spectacular Three-State Views Atop Granddad Bluff (RJ & Linda Miller/WI Dept. of Tourism).
















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