If you are a chocoholic make sure you visit Haigh’s Chocolates Visitors Centre to enter SA’s chocolate heaven. Open from Monday to Saturday you can enjoy free tastings, see the chocolates being created and discover the heritage behind Haigh’s, Australia’s oldest chocolate manufacturer. Haigh’s is now in its fourth generation after being established in 1915, the family owned company now makes over 250 products at its Parkside factory, just a five minute drive from Adelaide city centre.
You can look at displays of original chocolate packaging and early photos. There is a Cooks Corner for gourmet products, chocolate sauce and chocolate couveture with free recipes for you to take home. Enjoy a free tea or coffee as you browse Haigh’s extensive range. You can take a free tour of the factory from Monday to Saturday at 11am, 1pm and 2pm and make sure you book a place as spaces fill up fast.