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.

Play, Stay, and Say “Ahh” – Visit Swan Lake Golf Resort

Not only can you hit the links at one of the best golf courses around, you can also stay in posh lodging overlooking the 18th green of the Indiana National Golf Club West Course at this much-loved resort near Plymouth. Swan Lake’s new Fairway Villas feature inviting craftsman-style bungalows that sleep four. Each luxurious villa includes 42-inch flat-screen TVs, an Xbox 360 and queen-sized beds.

Golfers flock to Swan Lake. It’s home to the United States Golf Academy and Indiana National Golf Club and maintains 36 carefully manicured holes. The courses are designed for the enjoyment of both seasoned golfers and those new to the game. Under the direction of PGA Professional and Director of Golf Operations Pay Bayley, the Club and the Academy welcome golfers year-round.

When you’ve finished your round, the Swan Lake Spa offers a wide range of relaxing treatments to refresh and rejuvenate you. Choose from a variety of massages, including a sports massage, as well as facials, manicures, pedicures and more.

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