Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Madison (MSN)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Madison!
Created thousands of years ago by melting of the Wisconsin Glacier, the Devil's Lake State Park attracts visitors with its miles of hiking trails and two beautiful beaches. Try activities like hiking, biking, boating, swimming or fishing. The park is about 40 miles northwest of Madison.
Located 37 miles away from Madison, Spring Green amazes visitors with its double architectural delights of Alex Jordan's baffling House on the Rock and Frank Lloyd Wright's splendid Taliesin. Also try hiking near the Wisconsin River shores at the Tower Hill State Park. Theater lovers can watch plays of Shakespeare at the American Players Theater.
About 19 miles to the south of Madison is the city of Stoughton, known for its lively festivals and rich Norwegian heritage. Witness its heritage during the Syttende Mai celebration of Norwegian Independence Day on May 17th. You can also enjoy a walk in its ancient neighborhoods, dotted with splendid Victorian homes.