Weekend Getaways in Indiana

In these fast paced, modern-day times it’s easy to become stressed by everyday life and its routine. It can happen to the best of us. So when you’re ready for that much needed getaway but find time or budget to be a constraint, these Indiana getaways could be the perfect match for you.

Santa Claus Indiana

This town is known for its Christmas spirit. Whether you’re in the mood for some holiday fun or a theme park experience, this place has it covered. Even if you’re not visiting around Christmas, you’ll still get to see the man the town is named after. That’s right, Santa Claus! Here are some things to do while visiting Santa Claus Indiana.

https://santaclausind.org/

Perfect North Slopes in Lawrenceburg Indiana

When people think of Indiana, most don’t think about skiing. But at the Perfect North Slopes that’s just what you’ll find and more. Spend the day out on the slopes and then curl up by the fire with a warm drink afterwards at their ski lodge. Located in Lawrenceburg Indiana, this is the perfect place to rid yourself of those winter blues.

https://www.perfectnorth.com/

Big Splash Adventure in French Lick Indiana

Who doesn’t love swimming anytime of the year? Treat yourself and the kids to a fun indoor experience at Big Splash Adventure indoor water park. But that’s not all, cosmic miniature golf and Shotz lazer tag also await you. Located in French Lick Indiana, bring your suits and dive in, the water’s great!

https://www.bigsplashadventure.com/

Brown County/Nashville Indiana

Known as the Artist Colony, this small tourist town knows how to do weekend getaways. Whether you are in the mood for shopping and dining in Nashville or just exploring the great outdoors in Brown County, there’s lots to do and see in and around little Nashville. Here are just a few things you can do while visiting Nashville Indiana.

https://www.browncounty.com/

http://explorebrowncounty.com/

Madison Indiana

Located on the scenic Ohio river, this historical town offers a variety of art, shopping, festivals and historic sites year round. Whether you take a tour through the Lanier Mansion, explore Clifty Falls or visit some of the town’s quaint shops and galleries, this is the perfect place to leave the fast paced world behind. Come and enjoy. Here are a few things to do in Madison Indiana.

https://www.visitmadison.org/

Elkhart Indiana

There are many fun adventures waiting for you in Elkhart Indiana. Numerous parks offer wild landscapes for hiking and even skiing in the snowy winter months. Located amid Amish country, there’s plenty of history to be found here. You can also check out the hidden northern gem that is Bonneyville Mill, where you can step back in time and visit the oldest operating grist mill in the state. Click the link to check out all Elkhart has to offer.

https://www.amishcountry.org/

https://elkhartcountyparks.org/

https://elkhartcountyparks.org/destinations/bonneyville-mill/

 

These are just a few of the places you could visit on a weekend getaway in Indiana. I don’t know about you, but I’m ready to get out there and explore some of these amazing places. Let us know in the comment section where you and your family like to go for weekend getaways!