Indy ranked among best family staycation cities for spring break

If you’re planning to stay in the Hoosier state for spring break, you’re in luck. Indy was ranked one of the best spots for a staycation.

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As spring break approaches and cost of living increases, 46% of Americans are opting to stay within their state borders while traveling in 2024.

We’re in luck, Hoosiers. Indianapolis is the No. 8 most appealing city for a wallet-friendly staycation experience, according to a new report from SumUp. It analyzed various factors like meal prices, entertainment expenses, and cultural attractions to rank the most appealing cities.

Key factors for Indianapolis included:

  • Inexpensive meals are around $25.
  • Expensive three-course meals for 2 will run you ~$78.
  • Safety Score: 40.47
  • No. of hotels per 100,000: 19.16

Want some road trip ideas that are close to home? Check out our guides on Fort Wayne and Brown County.

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