- The Indiana Dunes
City Name: VALPARAISO
Direction from City Center to Hotel: South East
Convenience Store: 2 MI/ 3.22 KM
Make sure to save time for shopping and dining in the historic downtown Valparaiso or attend a production at the Chicago Street Theatre or Memorial Opera House.
Valparaiso is home to the Hoosier Bat Company and Taltree Arobretum and Gardens. The Hoosier Bat Company offers tours that observe the production of bats used by the majority of minor and major league baseball players. Taltree Arboretum and Railway Garden is a 2.5 acre model railway garden that includes beautiful gardens, woods, ponds, and prairies that guests can enjoy as well.
Don't Go Home Without
Before leaving Valparaiso, be sure to visit the Albanese Candy Factory. After witnessing the tallest chocolate waterfall, you will find it nearly impossible to go home without a bag of tasty treats.
Be sure to pack warm clothing for the winter, as temperatures average in the 30s, and the city experiences snowy weather. Make sure you bring your appetite and experience downtown Valparaiso! With over 26 eateries, there is sure to to be something appetizing for everyone!