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.

Big House in the Little Woods Bed and Breakfast – A Quiet Country Experience

If you’re looking for a peaceful country stay just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of city life, look no further than the Big House in the Little Woods Bed and Breakfast. It may sound like a mouthful, but this Colonial-style home is as simple as simple gets.

Choose from one of seven meticulously designed guest rooms featuring locally hand-stitched quilts on every bed. In the morning, feast on fresh fruit, eggs, bacon, and pancakes served in a cheerful dining area. Once your belly is full, head to nearby Shipshewana to shop for Amish finds and explore the back roads where horse-drawn buggies seem to outnumber cars.

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