Saugatuck Tourism

Saugatuck is a city in Allegan County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 925 at the 2010 census. The city is within Saugatuck Township, but is administratively autonomous. Originally a lumber town and port, Saugatuck, along with the adjacent city of Douglas, became a noted art colony and tourist destination in the Arts and Crafts movement of the late 19th century. In the early 20th century, Saugatuck was home to the famous Big Pavilion, a large dance hall that attracted bands and visitors from across the Midwest. The building was a popular destination on Lake Michigan from its construction in 1909 until it burned down on May 6, 1960. Today, tourists are drawn to the art galleries, harbor, marinas, scenery, unusual stores, the view from atop Mount Baldhead, and tourist attractions as well as Oval Beach on Lake Michigan, which enjoys a worldwide reputation. Nearby are Saugatuck Dunes State Park and Allegan State Game Area as is the city of Holland.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Saugatuck in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! Saugatuck is located at a short trip away from Chicago a major city in United States. Attractions in Chicago include The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate. A holiday in Saugatuck can generally be of 1-2 days.

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  • What are the boat rides out of Saugatuck

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    • There are a number of agencies offering boat tours in Saugatuck. You will have to search online to get more information about them or ask the locals around. 

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