Winter snows turn Traverse City into an outdoor wonderland.
Traverse City is True North. Voted one of the 10 Best Small Towns in America by Fodor's, Traverse City is a welcoming four-season destination that combines breathtaking natural attractions with a rich blend of adventure and relaxation. According to Bon Appetit, Traverse City is one of America's 5 Top Foodie Towns, offering the region’s best restaurants. Draft Magazine raves that Traverse City is one of the Top 3 Emerging Beer Towns in the USA with its microbreweries, distilleries and wineries. After indulging your culinary pleasures, climb to the top of Sleeping Bear Dunes, voted The Most Beautiful Place in America according to Good Morning America viewers.The glistening waters of Lake Michigan make a stunning backdrop as one of USA Today's 10 Best Great Coastal Drives. So relax and follow your compass to True North—Traverse City.
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From food and wine festivals celebrating the bounty of the region to an international film festival that reflects a thriving arts community, Traverse City's year-round events have something for everyone.
An outdoor-lovers paradise, the Traverse City region offers four seasons of endless opportunities to experience all Mother Nature has to offer.
From beach-front hotels and full-service resorts to cozy cabins and B&Bs, Traverse City offers accommodations to fit any travel style or budget! Save with our seasonal specials!
Two stunning wine trails, nearly 40 wineries, and over a dozen microbreweries and distilleries make Traverse City the perfect destination for all libation lovers.
Whether strolling our charming, tree-lined downtown or the historic grounds of the Grand Traverse Commons, you'll find an eclectic mix of boutiques and specialty shops in Traverse City.
Interested in hosting a meeting or conference in Traverse City? Traverse City offers over 5,000 guest rooms and a unique array of facilities and venues to play host to your next event or act as the perfect backdrop for your special day.
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