Featured Put-in-Bay Activities & Attractions

Attractions on Put-In-Bay, Ohio offers visitor’s cave tours, views from Perry Monument and so much more.  The Great Lake Erie provides ample water activities like boating and fishing.  Additionally, South Bass Island is home to both a State Park and National Park.  Moreover, there are numerous nature preserves and local parks too!

So, grab a Put-In-Bay Golf Cart Rental and head out to the many great featured activities. With so many great options to choose from, the day will fill up fast with fun things to do.

Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot
Get around the island like a local when you rent a cart with the Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot! Everyone does Put-in-Bay a little differently, but no matter what, you’ll need to get around. Maybe you are here to see all of the amazing historical sites like Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial, or perhaps the parks and trails and natural splendor are your destinations. Or maybe you just need to get downtown for a hearty breakfast after a night of living it up island-style! Whatever your transportation needs during your...View More
Put-in-Bay Winery
One of the things that Put-in-Bay is most known for is wine! Winemaking on South Bass Island is a long-standing tradition, ever since grape cultivators realized that Lake Erie offered a stabilizing effect that gave the Bass Islands the longest frost-free period of anywhere in Ohio. Learn about this, and much more about the winemaking process, at Put-in-Bay Winery. Oh, and enjoy a bunch of wine too! The Put-in-Bay Winery is located on the Doller House Estate. The Doller House Estate was once the home of Valentine Doller, a German...View More
Perry’s Cave Rock Wall
Put-in-Bay is a relaxation haven in the Midwest. People come from all around the country to spend a weekend basking in the sun and having easy breezy fun. But for some people, it’s tough to just relax. The idea of laying back in a pool deck chair with a cool drink all day just doesn’t work for them. They’re always seeking a challenge or a contest. Well if you’re that person, Put-in-Bay has you covered too! Head on down to Perry’s Cave Family Fun Center and race a friend or...View More
Oak Point State Park
Oak Point State Park is the companion park to the South Bass Island State Park. On offer here are twenty docks for daytime or overnight rental. You can also fish from this park’s sidewalk. Additionally, there is a small picnic area that makes a great choice for a quieter picnic spot. This park is close to the action, within sight of Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial and just a moment from downtown Put-in-Bay. This is actually the smallest park in Ohio’s state park system, that novelty in itself makes...View More
Char-Tom Sport Fishing Charters
Char-Tom Sport Fishing Charters is a full-service fishing trip spearheaded by Charles Crum. A full-time U.S. Coast Guard captain, Captain Crum has fished all over the United States but loves Lake Erie above all else. The waters of Lake Erie produce so much fish that it is easy to hook one, even on your first time. Board one of the Tommy C boats for an unforgettable experience! Char-Tom provides you with everything you need for a successful fishing trip. Remember to bring your fishing license for those over 16, Ohio,...View More

Put-in-Bay Island has no shortage of activities and things to do for all ages and abilities.  So, be sure to bring the whole family to take part in the fun.  A trip to the Lake Erie Islands is a favorite vacation for many groups.  Come and see what the fuss is about!

Popular Island Attractions

  • Perry Cave and Family Fun Center
    • Tour the Cave, Climb the Rock Climbing Wall, Explore the Butterfly House, Mini-Golf Course, and More.  Popular Island Attraction.
  • South Bass Island State Park
    • Located on the Shores of Lake Erie with a beachfront playground, picnic areas, and bathing beach.
  • Adventure Bay
    • Arcade, Batting Cages, Go Cart Track, and large pool.  Located just outside downtown Put-In-Bay.
  • Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial
    • Large Greek Doric column commemorating the victory of Oliver Hazard Perry in the Battle of Lake Erie.

Getting around to all of these attractions is easy.  See the most on the island including the local historical museum, Perry Visitor Center, and more via golf cart rental.  This is by far the preferred way to get around.

Additionally, fast, friendly transport can be reached via a Put-In-Bay Taxi.  For just $3 per person, get anywhere on the island in a jiffy.

So Much to Do, Why Not Stay?

There are so many great activities and Put-In-Bay Events, staying overnight is a smart move.  Waking up on the island gives visitors a new perspective.  Moreover, a chance to live the island life.

Fortunately, we have partnered with the very best in Lodging on the island.  Be sure to peruse our Hospitality Partners to find your vacation rental.  We look forward to hosting you during your next vacation to Put-In-Bay! Check out all of our lodging options and you are sure to find something that suits your needs. The sooner you book, the sooner you can get on a Put-in-Bay ferry.