Some people go to Canberra for four main things; the Parliament House, the War Memorial, National Library or the Film and Sound Archive however they seem to completely miss the hidden gems that are perfect for dates! So here are our favourite Canberra hidden gems that you can go and explore the next time you’re there.
TAKE A WINE TASTING TOUR
Wine tasting is great for anybody! The Lerida Estate is a gorgeous vineyard with a breathtaking view of Lake George
EXPLORE THE HIP AREAS
Take a stroll through Braddon and NewActon for a hip mix of cafes, pop-up stores, galleries, bars and restaurants. Get caught up with the urban vibes and explore the streets all day.
Canberra has a Region Truffle Festival where people can join in on all the truffle fun and hunt for these delicious and rare delicacies.
HOT AIR BALLOONING
Want to take in the beautiful view from a bird’s eye view? Hop on a hot air balloon and see all the beautiful national parks!
It’s a warm day and have nothing to do? Take a breezy stroll to the top of Mount Ainslie and you can watch the sun set while the city lights start to spark up – take in the beautiful sights.
Rainforest Gully is one of Australian Botanic Garden’s most popular attractions, known for it’s stunning greenery and shady environment. You can even get pampered at the Jindii Eco Spa!
Don’t underestimate the capital city of Canberra – there are so many wonderful things you can do and explore if you are willing to take the time! Enjoy!