Located in a stunning valley in the North East Region of Australia, the small town of Ancona is situated 31 kilometres west of Mansfield in the state of Victoria. Surrounded by parks and forests, visiting Ancona gives guests the perfect opportunity to explore the Australian landscape and to take part in the plenty of other thrilling activities in the area.
Why Visit Ancona?
Few travellers come through Ancona, but those who do come in search of a quiet, secluded destination, allowing them to easily relax away from the crowds found in most top Australian destinations, and this little town is an excellent place to find tranquility. The area is ideal for groups who want to explore Australia's wildlife by visiting parks and forests or to participate in other wonderful activities, making it a wonderful destination for the adventurer. What's more, the town is home to incredible Ancona accommodation holiday homes excellent for small groups, families, or couples who want an amazing place to stay.
Where To Stay?
The Ancona holiday rentals in the area are the perfect place to lodge for visitors looking to relax on their holiday. Country homes can be rented for two nights or more at a very reasonable price, and these North East Region accommodation holiday rentals feature countless amenities such as large private properties with swimming pools, tennis courts, and much more, with plenty of room to accommodate larger groups too.
Exploring The Outdoors
Among some of the popular things to do in the area, guests love travelling to visit one of the exquisite national parks nearby. Some of the parks in the area include Mount Samaria State Park, Cathedral Ranges State Park, and Glen Creek Reference Area among many other parks. Not too far, visitors will find Lake Eildon National Park, featuring 277.5 square kilometres of property, cultural sites and old mine shafts, along with a dead volcano. A variety of native species make this national park their home, with gray kangaroos, over 34 mammalian species, and nearly 90 bird species, making it an excellent place to view Australian wildlife and spend an afternoon.
Exciting Activities Nearby Ancona
Aside from the beautiful scenery and relaxing ambiance of the small town of Ancona, visitors can travel the 31 kilometres to Mansfield where they will find many more activities to participate in. For example, guests enjoy visiting the Mansfield zoo, featuring an array of native species as well as exotic animals. Travellers can also take a white water rafting expedition offered by Adrenalin White Water Rafting services or enjoy the stunning scenery from the sky with Alpine Helicopter tours. Visitors can also take part in trail rides, horseback riding tours, four-wheeling tours, and bicycling tours all just a short drive from Ancona.