Beechworth Historical Highlights Tour
1.5 hour historic town tour with Beechworth Mini Buses. Minimum 6 people to maximum of 24: $15 per person
Beechworth Asylum Ghost Tours
In the mid 1860’s Beechworth’s Mayday Hills Hospital, was developed as the Beechworth Lunatic Asylum. A 1.5 hour discovery tour reveals what life was like living in such an institution in those times. Parts of the tour take you deep inside buildings that have been closed for more than 30 years. Your tour guide will give a fascinating history of this establishment and some spine-tingling stories that may have your imagination working overtime! Tours leave nightly after dusk. Contact 0447 432 816 for information or visit www.asylumghosttours.com for booking enquiries.
Hire a Bike & Take Yourself on a Bike Trip
Bikes available for hire from Beechworth Cycles and Saws. Prices start at $20 for a half day, deposit required. Please phone 03 5728 1402 for information and bookings.
Ride or Walk the Murray to Mountain Rail Trail
Connecting with Beechworth, Wangaratta, Myrtleford, Porepunkah and Bright, this sealed trail follows 98 kilometres of historic railway lines that connect you with farm gates, wineries and attractions. The rail trail runs directly behind the Armour Motor Inn and has a gentle gradient that makes it suitable for all ages and levels of fitness. For more information visit www.murraytomountains.com.au.
Riding High Cycling Tours
Victoria's High Country is without a doubt one of Australia's premier cycling destinations. There is no one better equipped to help you enjoy all that this region has to offer than Riding High Cycling Tours. For more information visit www.ridinghigh.com.au
Come & Discover Beechworth Honey Experience
Beechworth Honey opened their exciting new complex on the corner of Ford and Church Streets in April 2008. Visitors can enjoy interpretive displays and history and get an insight into the life of a beekeeper at work. Follow how a modern day packing plant takes the liquid gold from the hives, through to your breakfast toast. There’s a courtyard and coffee shop and a giant Queen Bee jigsaw to challenge the kids. Special group tours can be organised visit www.beechworthhoney.com.au
Ned Kelly Guided Walk Tours
Discover Beechworth’s amazing history of the Gold Rush and Ned Kelly days with two walking tours. One hour tours depart daily from the Beechworth Visitor Information Centre at 10.35am (Goldrush Tour) and 1.00pm (Ned Kelly Tour).
Tour cost: $7.50 adults, child $5, Family $15. Bookings required 1300 366 321 or visti www.beechworth.com.
Finding Harmony with Horses - Horse Riding in Myrtleford
Kylie Dearden is the owner and founder of this horse instructing business helps horse and rider become one in harmony. She is a qualified Equestrian Australia Coach horse instructor and also has a certificate in Equine Industry. Kylie is happy for you to bring you own horse or she will provide you with one suitable. Other services include children fun rides, bonding with horses, riding over poles and riding lessons for beginners of all ages. www.findingharmonywithhorses.com.au