Indiana Vacation Rentals for Easy Traveling and Touring Wineries
More travelers are looking for ways to spend quality time together without spending a lot of money. Indiana vacation rentals offer an affordable alternative to hotels and motels. USA vacation rental in Indiana offer all the comforts of home. In some cases, they provide a bit more luxury than you may find at home.
When you think of vacationing or travel in Indiana, the first thing that comes to mind probably is not wine tasting. You may think of the Indianapolis 500 race over Memorial Day weekend or even traveling through Brown County to view the changing leaves in autumn. However, wineries have come of age in Indiana and many offer year-round wine tasting and events. With little effort, you can plan a weekend or weeklong mini-vacation touring Indiana wineries while staying in a vacation rental central to your destination.
The Hoosier wine industry is not as mature as California’s, but much of the farming country has converted to growing grapes. Over the past decade, the grapes have matured and wineries flourished. There are plenty of wineries throughout Indiana for a weekend or longer wine tasting extravaganza. There are several producers who depend on the local tourism and plan events to attract visitors all year long.
The local tourism industry in southern Indiana has developed the Indiana Wine Trail. As you travel down roads on the wine trail, you will note roadside markers indicating a nearby winery. These green road signs have a bunch of grapes to alert travelers of the nearby winery.
The wineries within a region form a coalition to coordinate their events and market activities, wines and services. Wine lovers can travel from USA vacation rentals throughout the region from winery to winery to learn about the various wines produced in the state.
The Indiana Wine Grape Council's event calendar is a good place to start to review events and find winery locations. In some cases, such as the wine tasting event on Patoka Lake, you can enjoy a lake tour, while sipping wine and enjoying hors d'oeuvres or desserts.
Designated Driver for the Day
Of course we want you to enjoy your wine tours, but please assign a designated driver for responsible traveling. When you visit our website to look at accommodations, be sure to give the owner some idea of what you would like to do during your stay. He or she may be able to give you some good suggestions. StairwaytoHaven offers vacation rentals that will satisfy your traveling requirements, as well as keep you close to destination wineries.