Destination guide

Lively Ripon will entice you

Take a holiday to Ripon and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and churches. This city is well-known for its university setting and cafes. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Ripon

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ripon a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vines and Rushes Winery (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Larson's Famous Clydesdales (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Golf Courses of Lawsonia (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Rock River Country Club (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Pollock Community Water Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Children's Museum of Fond du Lac (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ripon

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ripon is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ford Festival Park (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Menominee Park (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Lakeside Park (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Horicon Marsh (23 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Lake Winnebago (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ripon

Fly into Fond du Lac, WI (FLD-Fond du Lac County), the closest airport, located 18.2 mi (29.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Appleton, WI (ATW-Appleton Intl.), which is 32.2 mi (51.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Ripon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 170 holiday lettings near Ripon. From 130 Houses to 7 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ripon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ripon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ripon. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Vines and Rushes Winery: 262 holiday lettings
  • Larson's Famous Clydesdales: 199 holiday lettings
  • Little White School House: 218 holiday lettings
  • Barlow Planetarium: 194 holiday lettings
  • Oshkosh Public Museum: 239 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ripon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ripon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 130 Houses in Ripon. Our other popular types of Ripon holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 26 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ripon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Ripon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.