Top 15 Local Favorites in Northern Indiana

History, festivals, and exquisite dining collide in Indiana’s Cool North. We asked locals to list their favorite attractions, activities, and events so you can get the most authentic experience possible on your visit to Northern Indiana. Whether you take in one or go for the full 15, you’ll learn just what makes our corner of the country so special.

Blue Heron Guest House – Italian Flair Meets Northern Hospitality

Take a trip to Italy without leaving Indiana’s Cool North. European décor and eclectic furnishings bring warmth and serenity to the beautiful Blue Heron Guest House. Choose from three stunningly appointed suites, each featuring a breathtaking view of the Winona Lake.

But what’s a visit to Italy without a cruise on the water? Every evening, you’ll be whisked across the lake on a leisurely pontoon ride to dine in the Village of Winona. Now that’s what we call la bella vita.

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