The list is endless when talking about the many activities you can look forward to when holidaying in the Fleurieu Peninsula whether it be based around the water’s edge, out on the open ocean, exploring the countryside, visiting a winery or two or taking time out to wander through the coastal towns and villages, there are some great activities you can fill up your holiday within the Fleurieu Peninsula.
The Fleurieu Peninsula is famous for some famous attractions that boast fun filled activities to do, such as the HMAS Hobart that offers awesome diving and snorkelling adventures, award winning wineries where you can sample wines at the cellar doors, dine at the vineyard restaurants or walk through the vines for something really romantic to do at sunset. Take a tour of everything behind the scenes at one of the wineries and see how it all takes place, visit a cheese factory, chocolate factory and taste some yummy goodies along the way.
Foodies love the Fleurieu Peninsula as you will be in heaven with the many delights and mouth watering treats you can try while holidaying here. From the cafes, taverns, tapas bars, al fresco restaurants, fine dining vineyard restaurants and pubs there a many variations, local delicacies and international cuisines for you to try in the dining scene. Once you have fuelled up why not give forward facing abseiling a go, or join a surf lessons that will have you up and surfing in no time at all or try your hand at some archery. Browse through the museums, art galleries, local shops and boutiques for an afternoon of leisurely fun and end the day with fish and chips by the seaside.
There are championship golf courses to have a game on, family fun and amusement at Victor Harbour where you can also take a horse drawn carriage ride over to Granite Island Nature Reserve where you will come face to face with the little fury penguins that call this island home. You can swim with sharks, take a luxury sailing cruise for the day, go on a scenic flight about the Fleurieu Peninsula or base your holiday around one the many exciting festivals, events and travelling shows that come through the Fleurieu Peninsula every year. Music festivals, tours, food and wine festivals, art shows, local weekend markets, car rallies, whale festivals and more can all be visited at various times throughout the year in the region.
Nature lovers will be drawn to the National Parks, forests and stunning countryside where you can explore for hours on end, take scenic drives, visit historic buildings, see and abundance of flora and fauna and venture into places like the Coorong National Park, see the lagoons of the Murray River, walk through wetlands or enjoy a guided tour that will bring you across migrating whales, penguins, birdlife, plants, seals and sea lions. There are coastal walks, hiking trails, overnight camping adventures and miles of beaches to explore within the Fleurieu Peninsula that you simply cannot experience this region in just a few days…. You are going to need more time!
This is just the tip of the ice berg when it come to the variety of activities that you can do when you are in the Fleurieu Peninsula, so find out more about what you can have to look forward to.