Make Your Vacation an Experience
If you’re interested in an Amish Country vacation, you’re probably going to want to plan some activities to engage in on your trip. There are plenty of places you can visit – you can immerse yourself further in Amish culture, you can experience the beauty of the nature around you, or you can enjoy some family-friendly destinations. Here are some fun activities to add to your trip to Amish Country:
• Experience the history of the Amish.
If you’re going to Amish Country, you may be interested in learning more about the Amish. The Amish & Mennonite Heritage Center features the stunning Behalt mural that depicts the history of the Amish. Besides this mural, there are also opportunities to see a one-room schoolhouse and experience a guided tour.
• Take in more history at Roscoe Village.
Visiting Historic Roscoe Village will take you back in time. Situated right on the Erie Canal, Roscoe Village allows you to experience a horse-drawn canal boat ride, fine dining, and a variety of special events throughout the year.
• Cool off in the summer.
Baylor Beach Park is the perfect place to cool down while on your Amish Country vacation. Featuring a waterpark with slides and diving boards, this is the perfect place for children of all ages. There’s also gem mining available for the kids.
• Enjoy some activities.
Cabin Creek Golf is a great place to bring the family when on your Amish Country Vacation. With a driving range for the adults, mini golf for kids, batting cages, and volleyball, this is an excellent destination for people of all ages.
• Try horseback riding.
The Amish Country Riding Stables are a great place to come year round. On warmer days, you can enjoy a western-style guided trail ride and in the winter, you can get in the spirit of the season with a horse-drawn sleigh ride.
• Get out on the water.
If you’re interested in getting out on the river, the Loudonville Canoe Livery & River Room is a destination you might want to try. Featuring canoes, kayaks, rafts, and tubes, if you and your family love the water, this is the place to go.
• Visit the village.
For shopping, dining, and fun events like the Swiss Festival, the Village of Sugarcreek is a great place to visit. Shopping includes Amish-made furniture, antiques, jewelry and more.
If you’re planning an Amish Country vacation, here are our suggestions for fun activities to enjoy during your trip. Whether you’re on a romantic getaway or enjoying a trip with your entire family, these activities are great for all. For more activities, check out the Ohio Amish Country website.
If you’re looking for accommodations for your trip, check out our cabins – they keep you living in luxury while out on the beautiful Ohio countryside.