One of the Adelaide Hills' most famous towns, Hahndorf is Australia’s oldest surviving German settlement.   
Visit the former home and studio of artist Sir Hans Heysen - The Cedars. Take a guided tour of this gracious old home, still owned by the Heysen family.  Also on the grounds, see Heysen's working studio, his painting materials and tools, sketches, notes and more.

Hahndorf has plenty of souvenir shops, craft outlets and galleries.
Near Hahndorf, you can pick your own strawberries (in season) at Beerenberg.
Just out of town you will also find several wineries producing wines the Adelaide Hills is famous for.

How to get there ?

Head down to Currie Street where there is a D1 bus stop outside Tafe SA. See the attached bus 864F timetable for service information.



Between 9am to 3pm Monday to Friday and all day Sunday ask the driver for a 2 hour Inter peak ticket which costs $3.20.  At all other times including Saturday the cost of a ticket is $5.20.  See the above links for more info on timetables.  A daily ticket (for use on all trams, trains & buses on Adelaide Metro network) is $9.90.