Summer Shopping in Indiana’s Cool North

In the leisurely days of summer, indulging in shopping remains a cherished pastime. Discover the charms of new communities while perusing through their shops! Indiana's Cool North offers a multitude of choices, ranging from delightful boutiques and artisanal stores to outlet malls. You might stumble upon a newfound favorite that will beckon you to return time and again!

Girls Getaway at Das Dutchman Essenhaus

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Das Dutchman Essenhaus seamlessly blends exceptional dining, cozy lodging, and delightful shopping experiences. Step into Indiana’s largest restaurant, where you’ll find tranquility amidst the picturesque countryside.  Stroll through meticulously landscaped grounds, unwind with a horse-drawn carriage ride, challenge your friends to a game of miniature golf, or explore the various Village Shops, all conveniently nestled on the sprawling estate. Discover a treasure trove of quilts, delectable baked goods, charming home décor, stylish ladies’ apparel, renowned Vera Bradley products, exquisite jewelry, and much more.

For information on nearby lodging.  Request a destination guide for Elkhart County.

  • 69 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 74 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 105 Minutes to South Shore

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