The city of Wisconsin Dells, located one hour from Madison and two hours from Milwaukee, is one of the most famous and important destinations in the Midwest. The city is famous for the steep and scenic cliffs along the rivers used for cruises, but its fame is especially due to the numerous water and theme parks in the area.
Wisconsin Dells is home to the largest concentration of outdoor and indoor water parks anywhere on the planet, which is why it has been named "The world capital of water parks". In short, a pleasant and fun holiday destination all year round.
If you are on a journey to discover the beautiful tourist region of the Great Lakes, Wisconsin Dells is a great place and destination to stop for a few days of vacation and relaxation.
The city offers many attractions and activities to do and see, ranging from water parks to amusement parks, from shopping to river boat trips. The area boasts Noah's Ark Waterpark, America's largest water park, as well as numerous golf courses, spas, and health clubs.
What to see in Wisconsin Dells
Tommy Bartlett Show - a water ski show and science museum
Ripley's Believe it or Not! - museum of the most incredible things
Timbavati Wildlife Park - wildlife park
Circus World Museum - museum of the circus world
Rick Wilcox Theater - magic show
Mid-Continent Railway Museum (free admission) - Mid-Continent railway museum
What to do in Wisconsin Dells
Noah's Ark Waterpark - America's largest water park
Chula Vista Water Park and Golf Resort - features indoor and outdoor water parks, a golf course, a resort to stay at, spa services and restaurants
Klondike Kavern Waterpark - water park
Knuckleheads Indoor Trampoline, Bowling & Amusement Park - amusement park
Mt. Olympus Water and Fun Park - dozens of water slides, go-karts and an indoor water park
Top Secret Attraction - haunted house that takes place in an upside down White House
Wisconsin Deer Park - zoo with pets
Alligator Alley Adventures - amusement park
Kalahari Waterparks - water park
Timber Falls Adventure Park - small amusement park with mini golf
Wild West Waterpark - water park
Old River Mini Golf - mini golf course
Wilderness Resort - water park
Extreme World - amusement park
Where to sleep in Wisconsin Dells
In a tourist city like this, with many water parks and attractions in general, the hotel offer could only be wide and varied. There are hotels for all tastes and budgets.Check availability and find accommodation in Wisconsin Dells
How to get to Wisconsin Dells
Normally you arrive here during a tour or an itinerary to discover the tourist area of the Great Lakes. If you want to fly to the area, the closest airport is Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.