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Michigan City Travel Guide

Along the banks of Lake Michigan awaits Michigan city, a large and personable Indiana city. The city dates way back to 1830 and has grown and developed significantly since then. Michigan City has something for everyone -- whether that be nature lovers that want to stay here while visiting the Indiana Dunes, or those looking for an alternative city break.

Things to Do in Michigan City

One of the best things to do in Michigan City, and indeed one of the reasons why a lot of people are drawn here in the first place, is to explore the nearby Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Spanning over 15,000 acres, the Indiana Dunes are a paradise for outdoors folk and offer trails and treks through a diverse array of landscapes -- from swamps and bogs, to oak savannahs, dunes and miles of rolling green prairies. The hiking trails at the dunes offer something for everyone, whether you're a complete beginner or an advanced trekker. Michigan City itself is a fun place to spend a few days. With so many restaurant, entertainment and nightlife options, visitors will never feel short of things to do.

Best Time to Visit Michigan City

The best time to visit Michigan city is in the spring and summer, between the months of April and August. At this time, the temperatures are warm and conditions pleasant for visiting the nearby national parks.

Price and Availability Index in Michigan City

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Michigan City is in July, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Michigan City is in the high season in July. Michigan City has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Michigan City tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Michigan City tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Michigan City

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Michigan City. The warmest months in Michigan City are July and April, when temperatures reach 91 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 3 ˚F. The wettest month in Michigan City is October with 6.07 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.89 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Michigan City

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Glamping Hub and more. Michigan City has 516 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Michigan City comes in at $20 per night. A typical accommodation in Michigan City costs on average $283 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 253 accommodations in Michigan City that have WiFi. 25 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 12 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Michigan City? Then choose one of the 250 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 59 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 51 pet-friendly places to stay in Michigan City, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 7 providers in Michigan City, including 124 places to stay from Airbnb, 110 accommodations from VRBO and 14 places to stay from Glamping Hub

310 accommodations in Michigan City have been reviewed: 62% are rated excellent or good. 154 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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