When we tried to fit all of our guest favorite activities and attractions in Ohio’s Amish Country into one list, we soon realized that it couldn’t be done. After a fair amount of debate, we were able to pare our list down to only 10 choices and we still left off a number of fantastic options. We now invite you to explore part two of our favorite “Top 10 Things To Do In Amish Country.” No matter how long you’re lucky enough to stay, there’s enough to fill up your day from sunrise to sunset. Read on for the remainder of our top recommendations.
If you’re looking for fun for the whole family, Walnut Creek Farm is the place to go. This working farm is home to over 500 animals, including six different species from six of the seven continents. See horses, llamas, buffalo and deer, and even more exotic animals including giraffes, camels, zebras, and kangaroos. You can even hand-feed the animals from your own car or The Farm’s horse-drawn carriage ride. You can also get closer to some of the animals in their petting area.
Book a date at Sugarcreek’s premier axe-throwing club, and learn to throw a hatchet like a pro with help from their coaches. This is a perfect experience for couples or groups with a sense of adventure that want to do something a bit out of the ordinary. They offer an upscale venue with a myriad of drink options, are open late, and allow guests to bring their own food. Reservations are recommended.
Experience the best of Amish Country shopping at the family-friendly market with plenty of parking, outdoor seating, a fireplace and the perfect backdrop for selfies at the #BuggyPhotoBooth. Explore this former dairy barn turned store and enjoy fresh, locally roasted coffee drinks and locally baked pastries. Find farmhouse, vintage and primitive décor, rugs, accessories, furniture, Chalk Paint®, wall art and window coverings to express your style. Pick out some plants or relax in the inviting, pet-friendly courtyard.
Whether you’re looking for clothing, jewelry, home décor or pet supplies, you can find it all here. With too many vendors to count, there’s no end to what you might discover at this pet-friendly indoor market in Sugarcreek, OH. They also offer a variety of food, live entertainment, monthly special events, and prize giveaways for the whole family. A guest favorite choice no matter what the season!
Take a tour of Amish Country, attend a delectable dinner or attend a special event. Take in the history and culture of the Amish and enjoy the charming bucolic nature of the surrounding area. Check out one of their fabulous foodie tours in the fall after most of the crop harvesting is complete. Find new wines and sample the region’s best vintages. Each tour is tailored to your interests and advanced reservations are recommended.
Amish Country Lodging offers visitors to Berlin & Millersburg six unique properties with 40 distinct cabins, cottages, rooms, suites and treehouses in the heart of Ohio’s Amish Country. All of our units offer the modern amenities guests need paired with the finest Amish craftsmanship. There are options for everyone, whether you’re looking for a family cabin rental, a rustic tree top experience, or a romantic retreat in the heart of downtown. Book your stay with us and discover all there is to do in our amazing area.