9 Underrated Indiana Towns That Deserve A Second Look
Indiana has a plethora of fun tourist attractions, from our bustling cities, to the quirky town of Santa Claus, to the unique New Harmony, to Chesterton, home of the Indiana Dunes State Park. However, here are 9 often underrated Indiana towns that have a lot to offer visitors.
This pretty little town is home to Brookville Lake, a fantastic destination for beach lovers. Enjoy boating, swimming, or lounging, and check out Brookville's incredible lakeside restaurants.
This charming canal town is a quaint place for any Hoosier to visit. Enjoy shopping at the local stores, pop by during a festival or event, or take the train over from Connersville. You can also enjoy a horse drawn carriage ride or horse drawn boat ride through the canal.
This little known town can be found in the beautiful Parke County. You'll find the charming Mansfield Covered Bridge here, along with the intriguing Mansfield Mill.
This itty bitty town is relatively unknown in Indiana, but well worth visiting to experience the magic of Bonge's Tavern. Bring some beers and tailgate outside with friends while waiting for your table.
5. Rising Sun
This gorgeous little town sits on the Ohio River and offers a ton of outdoor sculptures and art to explore. It's also home to a history museum, casino, and wolf sanctuary.
6. Beverly Shores
This beach town has a lengthy history and is home to many incredible attractions including the Indiana Dune and the quirky World's Fair Houses exhibit.
This little town is well known for the stunning Marengo Cave system. Spend the day exploring and learning about one of Indiana's most fascinating caves.
This historic small town is located along the charming Wabash River and has a great historic downtown area to explore. You can also check out Williamsport Falls, nearby.
This neat little town is home to historic Fort Vallonia and the incredible Starve Hollow State Recreation Area (perfect for exploring, camping, swimming, and hiking).
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