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, events, and activities 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.

Heritage Trail

 

Make road-tripping easy. The Heritage Trail’s scenic winding loop takes you through the vibrant communities of Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Nappanee, Bristol, Wakarusa and Shipshewana. It’s easy to explore, easy on your budget. Traveling along lively Main Streets and scenic backroads you’ll find surprises at every turn and soon discover why it was voted one of “America’s Most Scenic Drives” by LIFE magazine. Best yet, the Heritage Trail audio driving tour is absolutely free!

 

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    • 60 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
    • 58 Minutes to Michigan City
    • 35 Minutes to Shipshewana

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