This Trail Through Michigan’s Gorgeous Wine Country Is Truly Unforgettable

If you’re a wine lover, perhaps you’ve imagined taking a whimsical trip through the breathtaking wine country of Italy or France. But if a trip overseas isn’t quite in the budget for you this year, never fear: Michigan is home to its very own gorgeous wine country, where you can taste unique flavors and peruse sunny vineyards without breaking the bank.

The Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail is a fun-filled journey through 24 wineries in Northern Michigan. The Leelanau Peninsula itself is one of the Great Lakes State’s most gorgeous areas, offering waterfront views, plenty of chances to appreciate nature, and several gorgeous towns to explore between wine tastings. You’ll surely want to pick and choose the wineries that appeal to your personal tastes, but here are eight incredible suggestions for your adventure on Michigan’s most wonderful wine trail.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For more information about the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail and a full list of the area’s wineries, visit Happy tasting!