Lansing is the capital city of Michigan and is primarily located in Ingham County. It's approximately 60 minutes from Grand Rapids, which is closer to the coast of Lake Michigan. Homes for rent in this region really give visitors the opportunity to see what this capital city has to offer. Lansing is known for its many wineries, breweries and distilleries. Go on a tour, find out how the beverage was made and even try a few samples. As it's the state capital, there is plenty of history to explore in this city. Check out the government buildings or visit the Michigan Historical Museum.