Top 10 Girlfriend Getaways in Indiana’s Cool North

Fall is the perfect time to get the girlfriends together for a getaway. Whether you only have time to enjoy an evening together or plan a weekend excursion, northern Indiana has a place for you. You're an active group? Take on a Dunes challenge! Enjoy sipping wine? We have wineries! Shopping? Casinos? Yes to all! Check out our ideas for your next getaway!  

Wellfield Botanic Gardens: A Weekend Worth the Trip

Wellfield Botanic Gardens: A Weekend Worth the Trip 3

 

Experience Wellfield Botanic Gardens in its fall glory at the north end of the Gateway Mile in Elkhart.

Every season has its own beauty in the gardens, and fall is no exception.  The water features in the gardens reflect the colors of the changing leaves, making a spectacular prism of color.

After strolling around the Wellfield Botanic Gardens, there is so much more to see in  the Gateway Mile.  Continue your stroll on the Riverwalk, or visit the Ruthmere Mansion, the Lerner Theatre, or local museums.

📸: Wellfield Botanic Gardens

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  • 63 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 71 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 104 Minutes to the South Shore

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