Portage is a great place to base yourself while you are in Northwest Indiana as a large number of the area’s main attractions are nearby. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s list is the fabulous Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and the ever-popular Deep River Water Park. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find within a short distance of Portage are the Indiana Dunes State Park and the Westfield Southlake Mall.
Portage has a number of museums and theaters nearby that make great places to visit. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the much-loved performance venues such as the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville.
Finding somewhere suitable to unpack your bags within the Portage area is simple. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Hilton Garden Inn Merrillville, the Red Roof Inn Merrillville, and the popular Days Inn Portage.