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605 Travelers rated Wausau highly for Skiing and Festivals

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Wausau Vacation Package Deals

You'll savor every moment in delightful Wausau. The travel specialists at Orbitz can help you get moving by linking up first-rate hotels and airfares.

Think about all you can do with savings of as much as $369^. The one thing you need to do is select your desired hotels, rental cars, airfares and experiences to save cash!

Also, our comprehensive database lists no less than 500,000 international hotel options and 500 airline partners. Don't stress out if you have trouble selecting the right ones — we can make it a breeze!

It doesn't matter what sort of experience you're seeking, there are unlimited options to craft the trip of your dreams.

Wausau Travel Guide

Where is Wausau?

While you're planning your itinerary, it's helpful to keep in mind just where Wausau sits on the map.

This destination is around 130 miles north of Wisconsin's capital, Madison. Wausau is also 6 miles north of Rothschild.

You can forget about the big-name attractions — it's the locals that really make a place tick. In this part of North Central Wisconsin, you'll find 39,000 of them.

Places to Visit in Wausau

If you're an art enthusiast, your vacation won't be complete without a stop at Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum. Seeking some more options? There are numerous pivotal moments in time that helped shape this region into what we see today. Have a look at the intriguing displays at Marathon County Historical Museums. But wait, there's more! You simply can't leave without perusing the aisles of Lil' Ole Winemaker Shoppe, a popular local shop.

Car Rentals in Wausau

Crank up the volume on your favorite driving tunes and explore Wausau from the freedom of your own wheels. You'll find some of the biggest and best car rentals in Wausau on Orbitz.

After you've grabbed your suitcase at Wausau Downtown Airport, you can be cruising off into the sunset before you know it. Rent a car from Enterprise, which is 2 miles from the terminal at 2210 Sherman Street.

Where to stay in Wausau – Hotel Accommodation

Orbitz can help you lock in a decent room in this destination, but it's wise to book as soon as possible! Presently, you'll find just 14 hotels in Wausau.

Not sure which hotel to book? We're here to make it a little easier! Our favorite options are the Courtyard by Marriott Wausau and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wausau.

Nearest Airports to Wausau

If you're on your way to Wausau, it's highly likely your trip will begin at Wausau Downtown Airport (AUW), which lies 2 miles south of the downtown area. Once you've touched down, collect your suitcase and kick off your unforgettable adventure!

Popular Places to Visit Near Wausau

Antigo is adored by tourists. It's situated 25 miles from Wausau, and there's no shortage of things to do. The Langlade County Historical Society Museum is a must-do. Antigo City Park and Rockin Robin Park are also excellent attractions. If this isn't what you're after, try Wittenberg. Just 25 miles away, this area is home to other noteworthy attractions such as Museum of the Wittenberg Area Historical Society, the Maple Hills Golf Course and the Ho-Chunk Gaming. Spend the day here to visit them all!

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No Cancellation Fees

We get that sometimes plans can come unstuck. So, if you cancel or amend your bookings you will not receive a fee from us.^ And if you move fast, your airline or hotel might not charge either.

Top Rated Hotels for your Wausau Vacation

Grand Lodge Hotel
Grand Lodge Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 805 Creske Ave, Rothschild, WI
$119
4.5/5 (30 reviews)

Waterpark was great! Located close to skiing. Clean and friendly staff. Rooms are spacious!

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020
At Grand Lodge Hotel, guests enjoy a free water park, an indoor pool, and a lazy river. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free airport shuttle ...
AmericInn by Wyndham Wausau
AmericInn by Wyndham Wausau
2.5 out of 5.0 4115 Barbican Ave, Weston, WI
Free Cancellation
$59
4.2/5 (20 reviews)

The place was very clean and had great service. Huge breakfast area too.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2019
AmericInn by Wyndham Wausau offers an indoor pool, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. There's free parking if you drive. The 24-hour front desk has staff ...
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Antigo
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Antigo
2.5 out of 5.0 2407 Neva Rd, Antigo, WI
Free Cancellation
$90
4.1/5 (14 reviews)

Good location, clean and easy check-in. Nice breakfast

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2019
Guests of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Antigo have access to an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. There's free parking if you drive. The ...

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