Take This Hidden Gems Road Trip When You Want To See Some Little-Known Places In Indiana

Sometimes, we crave something that’s a little off the beaten path – or maybe a lot off the beaten path. Luckily for us, Indiana is filled with all kinds of strange, offbeat, or otherwise interesting places – and it might be fun to hop in the car and check out a bunch of them! We’ve done roadside attraction road trips before, but they’re super fun, so what’s one more? Get in the car, we’re gonna go look at some offbeat hidden gems in Indiana. Since it’s about a 7-hour drive to visit all our stops, why not make the dive into a weekend trip? We already have your ultimate road trip packing list created and ready for you to use, which makes it easy to start your adventure!

For the interactive Google Map of the trip above (which you can tweak any which way to suit your needs and interests), click here.

Which of these hidden gems in Indiana are your favorite? Have you been to any of these places? Tell us about them in the comments! We would love to hear about your experience or what you think of these hidden gems in Indiana.

Address: 2799 S Cataract Rd, Spencer, IN 47460, USA
Address: 3800 Parnell Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, USA
Address: 308 W 4th St, Bloomington, IN 47404, USA
Address: 8901 IN-67, Camby, IN 46113, USA

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Unusual Places In Indiana

December 06, 2022

Where are some unique places to visit in Indiana?

There’s plenty to see and do in the Hoosier State, and sometimes it’s the unique places to visit in Indiana that are the most memorable. To narrow down the list a bit, the following are all in Indiana Amish Country. See how many of the following you know of or have seen for yourself:

  • Veni’s Sweet Shop in Nappanee
  • Nappanee Bakery and Treat Shoppe
  • The Old Bag Factory in Goshen
  • Bonneyville Mill County Park in Bristol
  • Grandma’s Pantry in Wakarusa
  • Dinky’s Auction Center in Montgomery

You can find out more about these and more unique places to visit in Indiana when you check out this article about the Indiana Amish Country.

What are some secret places in Indiana?

Did you know that there seem to be countless secret places in Indiana? It’s probably hard to truly know how many there are because, well, they’re secret. But here are a few hidden places that are Indiana’s best-kept secrets:

  • Pine Lake in Berne
  • Lyles Station Historic Community
  • Hardin Ridge in Bloomington
  • Rose Island in Charlestown
  • Prophetstown Water Park
  • Shades State Park in Waveland
  • Krider World’s Fair Garden Park in Middlebury
Address: 2799 S Cataract Rd, Spencer, IN 47460, USA
Address: 3800 Parnell Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, USA
Address: 308 W 4th St, Bloomington, IN 47404, USA
Address: 8901 IN-67, Camby, IN 46113, USA

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