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La Crosse Travel Guide

Situated on the banks of the Mississippi River, La Crosse is the jewel in the crown when it comes to exploring the state of Wisconsin.

Things to Do in La Crosse

La Crosse's city center is charming and filled with plenty to keep visitors occupied for a weekend break. With great shopping districts, award-winning restaurants serving up delectable eats from all corners of the globe, stunning architecture, and ethnic neighborhoods, La Crosse will captures the hearts of many travelers.

Dating all the way back to the 18th century when the G. Heileman Brewing Company was founded, La Crosse has strong roots in the brewing and wine production industries and is home to Wisconsin's elegant 'wine and cheese trail'. Some wineries to consider are the Baraboo Bluff Winery, the PlainSpurgeon Vineyards and Winery, and the Westby Vernon Vineyards among many more. Tour local creameries to get a sampling of the best local cheeses.

Best Places to Stay in La Crosse

Opt to stay in downtown La Crosse, close to Wasburn or Riverside Park in order to be close to everything.

Best Time to Visit La Crosse

La Crosse is pleasant in all seasons, though temperatures do drop significantly in the winter. Many festivals are held here throughout the year and La Crosse's Oktoberfest is one of the best in the entire USA, making fall a wonderful time to visit.

Price and Availability Index in La Crosse

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in La Crosse is in July, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in La Crosse is in the high season in July. La Crosse has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in La Crosse tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in La Crosse tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in La Crosse

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in La Crosse. The warmest months in La Crosse are July and June, when temperatures reach 97 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -11 ˚F. The wettest month in La Crosse is July with 7.63 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.35 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in La Crosse

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, priceline, VRBO and more. La Crosse has 182 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in La Crosse is available at $30 per night. On average, a place to stay in La Crosse will cost you $100 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to La Crosse can pick from 61 places to stay that provide WiFi. 10 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 4 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in La Crosse by car, be sure to choose from 60 accommodations that provide parking. We have 4 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 15 pet-friendly places to stay in La Crosse, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 7 providers in La Crosse, including 49 places to stay from Airbnb, 7 accommodations from priceline and 5 places to stay from VRBO

112 accommodations in La Crosse have been reviewed: 79% are rated excellent or good. 26 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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