Why You Need to Discover Southern Indiana Tourism

Southern Indiana is a great place to explore, from the gorgeous countryside and riverside views to unique boutiques, historic attractions, and divine restaurants. When you plan a Midwest getaway, be sure to explore all that our region has to offer. And one of the gems of the Midwest happens to be our historic mansion. Stay at Schenck Mansion to enjoy a unique antique chic bed and breakfast experience. Take a step back in time when you walk onto our manicured garden grounds and wander past the elegant fountain. The enchantment continues inside, where you will find five historic guest rooms with hand-carved beds, glamorous lampshades, and walnut-encased copper tubs. You’ll fall in love with our Vevay retreat. Then, take part in the surrounding Southern Indiana tourism by exploring the rest that our area has to offer!

For more information on how you can experience the best of Southern Indiana tourism, download our free Vacation Guide! It features a variety of things to do during your getaway at Schenck Mansion.  

Southern Indiana Tourism Comes to Life With These Amazing Attractions

Louisville Distilleries

With all the bourbon distilleries near Louisville, it is no surprise that there are a variety of Louisville distillery tours available. You can choose from tours such as the Jim Beam distillery tour, a Maker’s Mark distillery tour, and the Bourbon Trail tours. Downtown Louisville’s historic Whiskey Row features guided tours, educational tastings, and live entertainment among other excitement. You can enjoy classic tastings at a variety of Louisville distilleries, including barrel, rooftop, and specialized experiences. Some even will walk you through the entire distilling process, from mashing to bottling.

Bluegrass Festivals

A great entertainment experience to enjoy during your stay at Schenck Mansion is a bluegrass festival in Indiana! Live music is a great option for Southern Indiana events and a wonderful way to relax and unwind on your vacation. And Indiana bluegrass jams add an extra level of camaraderie, with dancing on the agenda. Combine that with a great outdoor space or indoor venue and you have the makings of some good times! Create some vacation memories to last a lifetime when you book your stay at Schenck Mansion during a bluegrass festival in Indiana.

Covered Bridges

If you’re looking for a more historical way to spend your time in Southern Indiana, then consider taking a covered bridge road trip. There are many beautiful covered bridges scattered throughout the region, some of which are within an hour of our Vevay bed and breakfast. If your daily excursions lead you in the direction of these Indiana covered bridges, they may well be worth a visit. And if not, map out a route to see some of them during a mini day trip!

The Indiana Wine Trail

Looking for romantic things to do in Southern Indiana? There are some great Indiana attractions for couples, including local wineries. During your romantic retreat to Schenck Mansion, we recommend exploring the incredible Southeast Indiana wineries that surround us! A major appeal to visiting Southeast Indiana wineries involves the history of Switzerland County and specifically Vevay, which is the home of America’s first successful commercial winery. Discover this rich history firsthand with a wine tasting at a local vineyard! If you’re having trouble selecting the best Southeast Indiana wineries to visit, then consider the wineries involved with the Indiana Wine Trail. This Southeast Indiana branch of wineries exists as somewhat of a vineyard road trip. Six artisan wineries are featured, each reflecting a distinct style and taste, and all within easy travel distance from one another.

Discover the Wonders of Southern Indiana During Your Stay at Schenck Mansion

Recognized as one of the best bed and breakfast inns in the Midwest, Schenck Mansion is the perfect place to stay during your Southern Indiana tourism excursions. Not only will we freely give our recommendations for what to do during your travels. You will also be treated to a delicious breakfast fuel for your adventures each morning. Book with us today or download our Free Vacation Guide for more information about us and the local area!