About Us

Serving Dane County and Southern Wisconsin since 1985

Office Hours:

  • Monday -Friday 8:30am-5:30pm
  • Saturdays 9:00am-1:00pm


about usWe are your source of the best travel information and planning advice. Whether you are looking for a cruise, all-inclusive package, last minute getaway, honeymoon, or group trip, let our specialists bring your travel dreams to life.

Backed by the prestigious Carlson network of companies (which include TGI Fridays, Radisson Hotel and over 4100 travel agencies nationwide), working with our experienced staff gives you all the advantages of a worldwide travel agency while continuing to provide you with the personal service of an independently owned and operated local business.

In the world of travel, experience is everything. Our company focus is on continuing education and travel for our employees. Each agent has become a specialist in a chosen area – such as Australia/New Zealand, honeymoons and weddings, Alaska, cruises, Caribbean, Mexico, All-inclusives, Hawaii, Ireland, Disney, and more! We have been awarded the prestigious Golden Circle award from Carlson Leisure Group, Apple Vacation’s Golden Apple award, Funjet 500 Club, Carnival Cruise Lines Winner’s Circle, Certified Sandals Specialist, SuperClub’s SuperAgency, Mature Lifestyles Best Travel Agency award and Madison Magazine Best Customer Service-Travel Agency.

Contact the office nearest you, e-mail us at vacations@carlsontravelstore.com, or find out more about our agents that are just waiting to be YOUR travel agent!