Indiana Dunes Country Trip Ideas

Great places to tie the knot and then unleash the fun

We’ve put together some trip ideas to help you experience Indiana Dunes Country to the fullest. There’s a lot to see and do here. From a hike through our serene countryside to relaxing by the uninterrupted Lake Michigan shoreline, and everything in between.

Outdoor Fun Itinerary for Groups

Grab some comfortable shoes and sunscreen for some great outdoor adventures!

Family Fun
Outdoor Fun Itinerary for Groups

Shopping Itinerary

Whether you are looking for unique, locally-made products, antiques, or just great downtown stores, look no further.

Art Sales
Shopping Itinerary

Outdoor Recreation Itinerary

Indiana Dunes Country’s trails and beaches have been named the nation’s best and state’s best many times over. Hike, bike, or kayak and then relax…

3 Dune Challenge
Outdoor Recreation Itinerary

Kids Itinerary

Come to play at the Indiana Dunes, then stick around for other super fun attractions. Plus try a kid-approved restaurant or ice cream parlor.

Kid Swimming
Kids Itinerary

Sweets Itinerary

Find the best ice cream, cupcakes, popcorn and other treats.

Cake Shoppe
Sweets Itinerary

History Itinerary

Whether you get a kick out of touring mansions, exploring history museums or enjoying art, we’ll help you find the fun, local places of Indiana…

History in Indiana Dunes
History Itinerary

Air Itinerary

Experience the Indiana Dunes from a totally different vantage point! Check out the view from an airplane, then touch down and continue your fun on…

Indiana Dunes along Lake Michigan
Air Itinerary

Train Enthusiasts

Indiana Dunes Country is a great spot for train enthusiasts – whether your passion is for model trains or the real things.

Train Enthusiasts
Train Enthusiasts

Drive-ins And Classic Cars

Enjoy drive-in movies, grab a burger and a root beer at the drive-in restaurant or enjoy a classic car cruise-in.

Drive in
Drive-ins And Classic Cars

Craft Beer

Indiana Dunes Country is home to a growing craft brewery scene, as well as some great choices for wine lovers. Learn more.

Craft Beer
Craft Beer