Only two and a half hours from Adelaide, Yorke Peninsula could be the perfect weekend getaway for you! Whether you’re a single, couple or family, it’s got something for everyone! Check out five of our favourite things you must do in Yorke Peninsula.
Take a stroll along the waters
You’d have to be crazy to not check out the views of Yorke Peninsula! Start your morning or end your busy days with a relaxing stroll along the path with some spectacular views of the crystal waters. You won’t get lost with the walking as there are walking trails that will take you on an astonishing track! On your walk, you might even bump into some native furry friends on the way! If you’re not sure where to go or where to get started, just pop by the Yorke Peninsula Visitor Information Center as most walking trails start there!
Hop on the Moonta Mines railway
Jump on board the Moonta Mines train as it gives you a guided tour of the Moonta Mines National Heritage Area! You’ll be tooting around with local drivers and shown historical landmarks of former mining operations in the area! As you zip through tunnels and zoom across planes on the railway, you’ll be sure to have a great time.
Visit an art studio or gallery
Sneak some culture in your itinerary by visiting one of the local galleries or taking a masterclass! Check out the Roar Art Escapes Studio for art retreats, master classes or pop up events! It’s situated in the timeless and historic Edithburgh and can’t be missed when visiting Yorke Peninsula. If you’ve got time, also give the Moonta Gallery a visit for some timeless pieces!
Go for a putt
When you’re in the area, you’ll notice that there are heaps of gold courses around! Although there’s a plethora of golf courses to choose from, if you’re no Tiger Woods, there’s putt putt! Whether you want to plan a romantic date or a family afternoon, Port Vincent putt putt is the place for you. It might be the only place that has putt putt with luxury views! That’s right, while you play your nine hole game of putt putt, this place offers some spectacular beach views!
Stay the night in an old flour mill
Add this to your bucket list ASAP! Stay the night at one of a kind Butterworth Mill, a restored original flour mill. It’s situated in between local wineries and close by pubs. This rustic abode is a unique part of history and was built all the way back in 1874! Spend your cozy night by the fireplace or spend the evening relaxing on the deck nestled amongst the vines! This one in a lifetime opportunity is one of our must do’s in Yorke Peninsula. Check it out here!
What are you waiting for? Yorke Peninsula is definitely a place you have to put on you bucket list! Check out our properties at Aabode.com so you can have the perfect weekend getaway.