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"F" is for Football, Farmers and Factory

From farmers to football to a chocolate factory, South Bend is full of fall fun! Read more…

48 Hours: Military Memorials, Monuments, and Museums

Indianapolis devotes more acreage than any other U.S. city to honoring our nation’s fallen. Read more…

ArtsRoad 46 Road Trip

All kinds of fun and adventure await families when they take a road trip along Indiana 46. Read more…

Discover Kid Friendly South Bend Mishawaka

Check out the Guide to Kid Friendly South Bend Mishawaka for an easy-to-plan trip of family fun. Read more…

Experience the Hysteria of Hoops in the Hoosier State!

The game of basketball was born in Massachusetts, but it grew up in Indiana! Read more…

Indiana Foodways: A Cut Above Trail

Indiana offers more than just down home cooking and delectable desserts. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Coffee & Tea Trail

Atmosphere and gourmet delectables fill this trail. Enjoy tea rooms, cafés, and bakeries. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Here Fishy, Fishy Trail

This midwestern state isn't landlocked at all. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Hoosier Pie Trail

Follow this trail across the state to find all types of pie! Read more…

Indiana Foodways: I Scream for Ice Cream Trail

How about stepping back in time and experiencing the old-fashioned ice cream parlors? Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Italian Trail

Sometimes nothing hits the spot like Italian food. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Just Cruisin' Trail

Pile the family into the car or put the top down on the convertible with just your sweetie. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Pizza Trail

As soon as Hoosiers tasted pizza, locally owned pizzerias started popping up across the state. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Prime & Steak Trail

Let this trail guide you as you find both juicy steak and prime rib! Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Rise N' Shine Trail

Breakfast is considered the most important meal of the day and could be your favorite on this trail. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Savor the Flavor Trail

Want to travel the world with your taste buds? Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Soup, Salad & Sandwich Trail

Perhaps you are looking for something lighter, but just as tasty to eat on your travels. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Soup, Salad & Sandwich Trail Pt. 2

Perhaps you are looking for something lighter, but just as tasty to eat on your travels. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Sweet Temptations Trail

Who can resist works of art made out of chocolate? Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Tenderloin Trail

Native Hoosiers grow up believing the rest of the world knows what a tenderloin sandwich is. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Tenderloin Trail Pt. 2

Native Hoosiers grow up believing the rest of the world knows what a tenderloin sandwich is. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Wine, Wine Anytime Trail

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Indiana Foodways: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner Trail

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Mountain Biking Adventures

Mountain bikers know the best way to see a destination is atop two wheels! Indiana has great trails. Read more…

Off-Roading Adventures: Badlands & Redbird

Looking for an adventure the whole family can enjoy? Then off-roading is for you! Read more…

Sip and Zip in Huntington County

Enjoy the outdoors, enjoy nationally-prominent cuisine and sip award-winning wine in Huntington Co. Read more…

An Unforgettable Outdoor Experience in French Lick/West Baden

A perfect place to take the whole family on an outdoor getaway. Read more…

Weekend Getaway: Roller Coaster Thrills at the Beach

Weekend fun full of donuts, drive-ins, amusement parks and more at Indiana Beach! Read more…

Winter Family Fun in Southern Indiana!

Skiing, swimming, racing and a world-class luxury hotel, all wrapped into one weekend! Read more…

48 Hours In Central Indiana

Backroad stops, gaming thrills, delicious meals and outdoor fun await visitors to Central Indiana. Read more…

48 Hours In Eastern Indiana

Al fresco fun, palate-pleasers and handsome rides for road and air fill your time in Eastern Indiana Read more…

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48 Hours In Northern Indiana

Your itinerary, packed with craft brews, good eats, historical sites and natural beauty. Read more…

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48 Hours In South Central Indiana

Natural and manmade wonders, shopping and gaming highlight your visit to South Central Indiana. Read more…

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48 Hours In South Indiana

History, culture and outdoor—and underground—adventures beckon in Southern Indiana. Read more…

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48 Hours In Western Indiana

Animals, parks, architecture, history—find them all during your trip to Western Indiana. Read more…

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6 Trip Ideas for Outdoorsy Types

Communing with nature is your second nature. Lakes, farms, parks—these are your hot spots. Read more…

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All Aboard in Northern Indiana

Enjoy trains of all shapes and sizes in Indiana Dunes Country. Read more…

Architectural Destination: Columbus

Architectural splendor and small-town charm make this getaway unforgettable. Read more…

Art & Earth Trail in Michigan City-LaPorte

What waits on dry land will have vacationers escaping to the city's shade. Read more…

Art & Foodie Downtown Lafayette-West Lafayette

Enjoy the local art, flavor and natural beauty of Lafayette-West Lafayette. Read more…

Art Abounds in South Bend Mishawaka

Art is abound in South Bend Mishawaka Read more…

Art Aficionados: Top 5 Indiana Stops

Find art all across Indiana with this art aficionado trip idea. Read more…

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Art and Earth Time to Unwind Loop

Escape to Plymouth and Culver in Marshall County for rest and relaxation. Read more…

Art and Earth Trail in the Dunes Loop

The Indiana Dunes provides more to its visitors than merely a suntan. Read more…

Art and Earth Trail in the Lakes Loop

Go on dry land and uncover this area's antique, art and food emporiums. Read more…

Art and Earth Trail in the Notre Dame Loop

The loop's ever-growing art and food stops are Indiana's best kept secrets. Read more…

Art and Earth Trail in the Shipshewana Loop

Come with an appetite and some creativity to this region's attractions. Read more…

Art Lover's Paradise in Hamilton County

Hamilton County offers an eclectic mix of world-class and local art. Read more…

Art, Earth & Heritage Trail Loop

Amish Country will lessen the stress in the rural beauty of Elkhart County. Read more…

An Arts Experience in Western Indiana

Enjoy visual and performing arts from many cultures. Read more…

Arts in Bloomington and Nashville

South Central Indiana, a destination for art and music lovers alike. Read more…

Bargain Hunters Trip Ideas

You know money can’t buy happiness—or a fabulous trip. Read more…

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Become a Winner in Anderson

Get away for casino, racing and theater fun in Anderson Read more…

Bite into the Farm to Fork Trail

Taste the farm fresh goodness of bison, lavender, wine, asparagus and more. Read more…

Bloomington Fun for all Ages

Bloomington is a college town, but there are still plenty of opportunities for families with kids. Read more…

Bloomington Outdoor Adventures Galore

The fun, outdoor opportunities are practically endless in Bloomington. Read more…

Breathtaking Views Along the Ohio River Scenic Byway

The Ohio River Scenic Byway provides a breathtaking glimpse of Southern Indiana. Read more…

Brown County - Just Add Color

Contrary to its name, Brown County is a colorful and creative region. Read more…

Casino Fun on the Ohio River

Gaming, golf and spa treatments in Southeastern Indiana. Read more…

Central Indiana: Classic Tastes

Central Indiana's reputation as a foodie destination continues to grow. Read more…

Christmas in Santa Claus

Visit the place that put Santa Claus on the map, literally. Read more…

A Columbus Shopping Excursion

Shopping and touring Columbus is great fun with friends. Read more…

Columbus, Fun for Families!

Beautiful downtown Columbus has fantastic family fun all within one block! Read more…

Couples: Top 8 Indiana Getaways

Eight romantic getaways full of food, outdoors and entertainment. Read more…

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Creative Spaces in South Central Places

Watch artisans work and explore galleries on the banks of the Ohio River. Read more…

Culture on the Elkhart RiverWalk

Discover concerts, art, architecture and parks along the Elkhart River. Read more…

Cure Cabin Fever in our Winter Wonderland

Indiana’s only refrigerated toboggan run is just the beginning of the fun! Read more…

A Delicious Day on Virginia Avenue

The Indianapolis culinary scene is a “Rising Star of the Midwest” according to Food & Wine. Read more…

Dining Detours in Hendricks County

Combine great local dining with an arts and culture experience. Read more…

Discover Indiana's Underground

Have you ever wondered what lies beneath southern Indiana? Read more…

Discover Romance in Eastern Indiana

Take a break from reality with gourmet foods in fun and romantic settings. Read more…

Dome and Desserts for Two in South Bend

South Bend makes a wonderful getaway for two! Read more…

Drive the Ohio River Scenic Byway

The Ohio River Scenic Byway features 303 beautiful miles waiting for you in Indiana. Read more…

East Indiana: Sweet & Savory Tastes

From comfort-food classics to fine-dining cuisine, this trail has it all. Read more…

Escape the Everyday on the Indy Wine Trail

Renew your appreciation of Indiana wines – and each other. Read more…

Experience Indiana Limestone

A guide to Southern Indiana’s Limestone heritage trail. Read more…

Experience the Charm of Southern Indiana

Create lifelong memories as you shop, ride and eat in Dubois County. Read more…

Experience the History of Southwest Indiana

Experience what life was like for early American families. Read more…

Explore Indiana’s Antique Alley

Shop, chat and linger with friends along Indiana’s Antique Alley. Read more…

Families: Things To Do Around Indiana

You’ve got the whole gang together and you’re looking for fun - start here. Read more…

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Family Expeditions in Southern Indiana

Prepare for an unforgettable family excursion in Southern Indiana. Read more…

Family Fun Launches in 3.5 Seconds!

Soar on Holiday World & Splashin' Safari's NEW Thunderbird, America's first launched wing coaster: Read more…

Filmography Trail

Travel across Indiana with an itinerary full of famous film sites on our Filmography trail. Read more…

Follow in Lincoln's Footsteps

Step foot where President Lincoln spent his childhood days. Read more…

Get Artsy Near Muncie

Immerse yourself in arts and culture on the Indiana Glass Trail. Read more…

Get Your Game on in Southern Indiana

Games and action in Evansville and French Lick. Read more…

A Girls' Getaway in South Bend Mishawaka

Enjoy a fun afternoon or weekend retreat with the girls in South Bend Mishawaka. Read more…

Glass Art Appreciation in Columbus

Meander along the Glass Trail in Columbus - a cultural hot spot. Read more…

Go Beyond the Beach in Northern Indiana

Discover natural and cultural treasures in the Dunes Region. Read more…

Gourmet Farm-to-Fork Experience in Roanoke

Take your appetite to Roanoke for a meal and overnight in a place that has transformed Main Street. Read more…

Grant County Garfield Trail

Travel to Grant County to see 11 statues dedicated to cartoon Garfield. Read more…

Handmade in Brown County

For over 100 years, Brown County has been known as the “Art Colony of the Midwest.” Read more…

Have a Slice of Hendricks County

The Hendricks County Pizza Trail gives you a tour of Italy, close to home. Read more…

Historic Tales on the Tombstone Trail

Nature, history and artistic monuments collide in rural Indiana cemeteries. Read more…

History and Serenity in New Harmony

Experience utopia by learning from New Harmony’s past. Read more…

Hit the Historic Lincoln Highway

The nation’s first transcontinental highway, Lincoln Highway moves from Fort Wayne to Hammond. Read more…

Hit the Slopes and Slots in Southeast Indiana

Ski where an Olympic medalist got his start! Read more…

Hoosier Heritage Spring Break Road Trip

Combine learning with family fun for a winning road trip through western and southern Indiana. Read more…

Huber Winery and the Uplands Wine Trail

Visit Huber Winery and 8 others nestled in the rolling hills of Southern Indiana. Read more…

In West Indiana, Fresh is Best

A showcase for fresh and delicious farm-to-table fare. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: BBQ Trail

Hoosiers proudly create and offer their favorite techniques and recipes to hungry travelers. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Burgers, Brews & Dogs Trail

Indiana is home to some fine microbreweries. Taste away, but don’t forget to eat. Read more…

Indiana Foodways: Burgers, Brews & Dogs Trail Pt. 2

Indiana is home to some fine microbreweries. Taste away, but don'’t forget to eat. Read more…

Indiana Music Heritage

Hoosier songwriters have entertained generations of Americans, and you can connect with their roots. Read more…

Indiana Sports Heritage

Sports fans can get up close and personal on this winning Indiana road trip. Read more…

Indiana Transportation Heritage

Enjoy a road trip that truly takes you on the road—and tracks, water and air. Read more…

Indiana's Historic Pathways

A combination of three important historic corridors in Southern Indiana Read more…

Interact with History in Indianapolis

Travel back in time without traveling a far distance in Indianapolis. Read more…

Let Wabash Entertain You!

Historic renovation in downtown Wabash makes the old new again. Read more…

Living Local in Northern Indiana

Take a behind-the-scenes look at how a variety of local products are made. Read more…

Lock Up Some Winter Fun

Sleep in a real jail cell, howl with the wolves and enjoy famous Indiana food. Read more…

Luxury and Relaxation in South Bend Mishawaka

Enjoy fine dining, quiet strolls and delicious bites on your getaway. Read more…

Madison, A Small Town Getaway

One of the Midwest's favorite historic rivertown destinations. Read more…

Military Marvels in Southern Indiana

Dive into the rich military history in Vincennes and Evansville. Read more…

More Outdoor Fun in Southern Indiana

Swimsuit, fishing rod & hiking boots: musts for this fun trip. Read more…

Natural and Historic Beauty in the South

Follow the beauty of azaleas through historic Southern Indiana. Read more…

Nickel Plate Arts District

Enjoy a weekend of art, relaxation and sweets with the girls. Read more…

Northern Indiana State Park Tour

Lakes, creeks and Native American heritage define this region. Read more…

Northern Indiana Summer Festival Tour

Add music to the summer at festivals celebrating jazz, blues, art and more. Read more…

On the Shores of Lake Michigan

The beach where soaring sand dunes watch over your sandcastles. Read more…

Outdoor Activities in South Bend Mishawaka

From parks to campuses, South Bend Mishawaka is the ultimate destination for recreation enthusiasts. Read more…

Outdoor Adventure in Western Indiana

Get back to nature and close to animals in Western Indiana. Read more…

Outdoor Excavations in Southern Indiana

Southern Indiana is full of unique outdoor adventures. Read more…

Parke County: A Sunday Drive to Take into Monday

As the covered bridge capital of the world, Parke County is the perfect setting for sightseeing. Read more…

Perfuming Culture in Ligonier

An amazing sensory experience awaits in the quaint town of Ligonier. Read more…

The Pete Dye Golf Trail

Honoring the Golf Legacy of a Proud Hoosier Read more…

Quilt Gardens in Amish Country

Northern Indiana landscape blooms for Quilt Gardens season. Read more…

Religious Relics Across Indiana

Combine learning with relaxation for a winning trip to several of Indiana's religious relics! Read more…

Richmond's Chocolate Trail Adventure

Explore and sample the Chocolate Trail year-round in Richmond/Wayne County. Read more…

Ride the Rails in Southern Indiana

Southern Indiana is home to an array of train-themed fun. Read more…

Roam a Rural Route in Hendricks County

Discover rural artistry in galleries, parks, chocolate shops and tea rooms. Read more…

Romance on the Banks of the Ohio

Along the Ohio River, historic Madison sets a romantic mood. Read more…

Scenic Heritage Along the Wabash River Scenic Byway

The Wabash Scenic Byway celebrates Indiana’s scenic and historical heritage along the Wabash River. Read more…

See the State North to South on Michigan Road

Michigan Road takes you on a journey from Michigan City to Indianapolis to Madison. Read more…

Shakespeare Across Indiana

Shakespeare Across Indiana includes special exhibits, readings, workshops & live performances. Read more…

Slots, Tables and Fun in NW Indiana

Lots of chances to win in Northwest Indiana. Read more…

South Central Indiana Summer Festivals

Great foods and historic traditions await at South Central festivals. Read more…

Southern Casino Royale Weekend

A night of fun and entertainment all can be experienced in Evansville! Read more…

A Southern Comfort Food Trail

Southern comfort, German heritage and locally grown produce. Read more…

Southern Indiana's Spiritual Architecture

Beautifully designed churches span across Southern Indiana. Read more…

Sports and Rec Spring Break

A sports-themed getaway is a fun way to have an active spring break getaway in northern Indiana. Read more…

Sports Fans Indiana Must-Do's

Indiana - a sport lovers dream Read more…

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Start Your Day With a Smile in Vincennes

Relive the story of early Vincennes historical figures and military heroes. Read more…

A State For All Seasons

Spring opening baseball season. Summer of music. Fall foliage. Winter fun inside and out. Read more…

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A Sweet Spring Break

With such a wide variety of activities, this spring break getaway promises something for everyone. Read more…

Sweet Temptations in Central Indiana

Entertain your senses with some of the sweetest morsels in Indiana. Read more…

Take the Northern Indiana 500 Tour

Explore Indiana's planes, trains and automobiles on a family road trip. Read more…

Taste and Experience Southern Indiana

Delicious wine, unique art and natural attractions await in the South. Read more…

Taste of Amish Country in Northern Indiana

In this collection, menus satisfy tastes from traditional to trendy. Read more…

Tee Up in Eastern Indiana

Challenging courses make Eastern Indiana a golf destination. Read more…

This Indy Getaway has “HeART”

Trendy downtown Indy promises gal-approved arts and dining. Read more…

Time with Friends in Amish Country

Gather your girlfriends to bond in Amish Country. Read more…

Transportation Heritage Hub

Vintage planes, trains and automobiles all can be found in Auburn. Read more…

Travel the Historic National Road

Indiana's historic and scenic byways are the best way to experience our state's history and beauty. Read more…

Travel to Southeast Indiana to Experience History

Experience what life was like for early American families. Read more…

Uncork a Perfect Weekend

Whether you prefer white, red, sweet or dry, you will be sure to discover a new favorite, or two. Read more…

Urban Rafting Right in the Middle of Downtown

The white water rafting experience without leaving all that the city offers. Read more…

Venture into the Past at Conner Prairie

A unique Civil War experience, plus animals and a hot air balloon ride. Read more…

Vibrant Color on the Stained Glass Trail

Follow the stained glass windows to explore the work of designer Tiffany. Read more…

Victorian Luxury in Southern Indiana

Wind your way through the many historical mansions and hotels of Southern Indiana. Read more…

Visit Historic Hoosier Homes

Step into the shoes of famous Hoosiers by visiting their Indiana homes. Read more…

Weekend Getaway: Central Indiana

Sugar cream pie, splashy fun, hot-air balloons— find it all on this drive through Central Indiana. Read more…

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Weekend Getaway: Eastern Indiana

Antiques, baseball, gardens and specialty museums—find it all on this drive through Eastern Indiana. Read more…

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Weekend Getaway: Northern Indiana

Beaches, vintage cars, artsy shopping and dining— find it all on this drive through Northern Indiana Read more…

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Weekend Getaway: South Central Indiana

Wineries, ziplines and amazing architecture— find it all on this drive through South Central Indiana Read more…

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Weekend Getaway: Southern Indiana

Local wine, history & Christmas all year ’round— find it all on this drive through Southern Indiana Read more…

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Weekend Getaway: Sport Movies

Hit homeruns, score touchdowns, and dunk baskets during this sport movie filled weekend! Read more…

Weekend Getaway: Western Indiana

Fab cuisine, museums and covered bridges galore— find it all on this drive through Western Indiana Read more…

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Wine and Adventure in Vevay

Rekindle the romance as you wine, dine and zipline near the Ohio's banks. Read more…

Year-Round Fun in Lake Country

Northern Indiana Lake Country is calling you all year round. Read more…

You Have to See the Whitewater Canal Scenic Byway

The Whitewater Canal Scenic Byway travels three scenic loops in Eastern Indiana. Read more…

Zionsville's Art Galleries and Traders Point

Learn how to nourish yourself and the land at Traders Point Creamery. Read more…

Zipping Around Indianapolis

Zip through the forest, over the lanes and around the park in Indianapolis. Read more…

Set Your Wheels Turning with Trip Ideas

While you can find all kinds of attractions and events elsewhere on our site, this section provides complete trip ideas for your Honest-to-Goodness Indiana getaway. Search by type of getaway or by region. Or just browse the ideas and find one that sounds fun to you. We’ve included suggestions for how much time to allow for each trip idea as well as links to destinations. Happy ideating!