Spring Break in Michigan’s Little Bavaria

Frankenmuth – Michigan’s Little Bavaria – is your perfect affordable spring break getaway!

This year, plan a trip that won’t break the budget AND the whole family will be thrilled about.

Only 90 miles north of Detroit and right off I-75, getting here is the easy part. No matter the age of your vacation travel buddies, there is something for everyone.

Splish–splash at one of the two indoor waterparks, chow down on all you can eat – world famous, may we add – chicken dinners, or take time to explore a new corner of Michigan’s Little Bavaria. Chances are, if you haven’t been to Frankenmuth in the last five years, you’ll find even more reasons to continue to come back.

Create your spring break family traditions right here in Michigan’s Little Bavaria!

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Waterpark Fun

Frankenmuth offers two great options for waterpark fun during your spring break. The Bavarian Inn Lodge and Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel & Waterpark offer the perfect getaway for families looking for some “fun in the sun” indoors during spring break. Plus, enjoy lazy rivers, waterslides, water basketball and even an adult-only pool for when you need a break from the energy. Be sure to tag your waterpark images with #SeeFrankenmuth!For more on Waterpark Fun in Frankenmuth, Michigan, read this story!

Get Active

Enjoy spring in Michigan and get a dose of outdoor fun with the family. For those who seek thrill, head to the Frankenmuth Aerial Park and swing through the trees on five trails, seven ziplines and several challenge bridges. If you seek a more serene outdoor experience, take a riverboat ride aboard Frankenmuth FunShips or the Bavarian Belle Riverboat.

Read how one guest enjoyed a Spring Day in Frankenmuth!

Family Activities

Frankenmuth has plenty of things to do both indoor and outdoors. Stop by Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland, the world’s largest Christmas store, Michigan Heroes Museum, the 18 hole mini golf course inside the Bavarian Inn or experience the endless Frankenmuth shopping options.Read: Top Five Things to Do with Your Family in Frankenmuth This Spring

Delightful Dining

Your trip to Frankenmuth will be perfectly paired with a famous and unforgettable Frankenmuth Chicken Dinner at Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth or the Bavarian Inn Restaurant. Delicious chicken perfectly paired with mashed potatoes is sure to make your mouth water. Stock up on sweets (before, during or after) your family adventures in Frankenmuth from local favorites like the SugarHigh Bakery, SugarRush Sweets & Treats or fantastic fudge from the Frankenmuth Fudge Kitchen.

Brews & Sips

Once you’ve tried the famous Frankenmuth chicken dinner (at BOTH locations!), stop by the Frankenmuth Brewery to check out local craft beer or the Prost Wine Bar & Charcuterie for a nightcap. For more Frankenmuth drink and dining options, request your free visitors guide!

Read: Here is Everything You Need to Know About Chicken Dinners in Frankenmuth

Whether your spring break adventures include splashing at the waterpark, climbing trees, eating large amounts of fried chicken or celebrating Christmas early, there is plenty of fun to be had with your family this Spring in Frankenmuth, Michigan.

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