Echuca Moama is a colourful town located along the Murray River where you will find a rich history, culture, festivals and arts amongst many other attractions and you can also have the pleasure of riding on some of the oldest paddle steamers in the world. The port of Echuca used to be the busiest inland port in the country with loads of wool being processed here every day but now after its new restoration you will find plenty of other things to delight it. You can ride the paddle steamers for the day, learn about the workings of a paddle steamer with one of the guides, cruise the Mighty Murray for the day or even set out on a kayaking or canoeing adventure that is great for all ages.
With so many different water sports from water skiing to swimming, fishing and boating you can spend plenty of time out on the water, exploring the banks of the Murray River and all its treasures making this the number one attraction for Echuca. You can also fill your days with exciting events and festivals that make their way through the town each year, stroll the interesting streets to do some shopping or delight in the wonderful dining options that are on offer with tastes from around the world or perhaps a horse drawn carriage ride through the town is something that might interest you.
The kids will love playing mini golf, going go karting or having a game of laser tag or paintball and there is also ten pin bowling and plenty of playgrounds and picnic areas to run around in. One afternoon golfing enthusiasts might like to have a round of golf on the golf course and finish the day off in the club house from a drink and a bite to eat, there are fishing charters, hiking adventures through forests and National Parks, horse riding adventures and a variety of tours that will include all of the main attractions including the ones that you probably didn’t know about.
Visit the fauna park, or set out on an eco tour through the wetlands, there are wineries and vineyards to visit as you make your way along the wine trail, museums that tell the stories of the past, art galleries and wonderful bird spotting to enjoy. There are plenty of attractions for all travellers and tourists no matter what your interest might be and no matter what time of year you decide to visit Echuca there is always something exciting happening that you can get involved in. With the range of tours, accommodation, town delights, shopping, dining, the Echuca Port and the Murray River at its doorstep, these are just some of what you can look forward to when holidaying in Echuca. There are hot air balloon rides, lakes and waterways to explore, cruises and charters, foodies delights and sights for nature lovers. Kids will enjoy a holiday filled with exciting attractions every day, couples will have a romantic holiday to remember, you can step back in time to learn about the colourful history of Echuca or revel in a remarkable town that it is today that boasts everything you could possibly need for a great holiday.
The attractions are endless so you are certainly going to need more than just a couple of days in Echuca to really enjoy all that this town has to offer!