29 days in South Australia Itinerary

29 days in South Australia Itinerary

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29 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  27​h
1
Kangaroo Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Port Lincoln
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Mount Gambier
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Clare
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Tanunda
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Victor Harbor
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: London

4
nights
Kangaroo Island

Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Kangaroo Island is known for wildlife, nature, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Off-Road Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, explore the striking landscape of Flinders Chase National Park, and get outside with Remarkable Rocks.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Kangaroo Island trip planning app .

London, UK to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 27-hour flight. Traveling from London to Kangaroo Island, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Off-Road Tours
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park

3
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Take a break from Port Lincoln with a short trip to Food Tours in Coffin Bay, about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, go for a walk through Parnkalla Walking Trail, see the interesting displays at Koppio Smithy Museum, and walk around Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Lincoln trip app .

You can fly from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Food Tours
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Shark Diving
Food Tours
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay

3
nights
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Change things up with these side-trips from Mount Gambier: Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre (in Penola), Naracoorte Caves National Park (in Naracoorte) and Coonawarra (Katnook Coonawarra & Rymill Coonawarra). There's much more to do: explore the activities along The Blue Lake, Head underground at Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park, take in the waterfront at Beachport Jetty, and browse the collection at Mount Gambier Public Library.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Mount Gambier trip itinerary site .

You can fly from Port Lincoln to Mount Gambier in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In April, daytime highs in Mount Gambier are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Clare.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Beachport, Coonawarra, Robe Beach, Naracoorte Caves National Park, Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 12:
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The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
Beachport Surf Beach ©
Beachport Surf Beach

4
nights
Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. Get out of town with these interesting Clare side-trips: Moonta (Splash Town - Copper Coast, Moonta Mines Museum, & more), Burra Copper Mine (in Burra) and Peterborough Town Hall (in Peterborough). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Riesling Trail, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Aloysius Church, contemplate the long history of Wallaroo Heritage Trail 37, and view the masterpieces at Clare Valley Art Gallery.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Clare route builder app .

Explore your travel options from Mount Gambier to Clare with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tanunda.

Things to do in Clare

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Moonta, Peterborough Town Hall, St Aloysius Church, Wallaroo Heritage Trail 37, Burra Copper Mine
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 16:
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Moonta Mines Museum ©
Moonta Mines Museum
Riesling Trail ©
Riesling Trail
Sevenhill Cellars ©
Sevenhill Cellars

4
nights
Tanunda

Tanunda ©
One of the cities of the Barossa Valley wine-producing region, Tanunda has an easygoing atmosphere stemming from its close connection with agriculture and viniculture.
Go for a jaunt from Tanunda to Birdwood to see National Motor Museum about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Kalleske Wines, savor the flavors at Langmeil Winery, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tanunda trip planner .

Getting from Clare to Tanunda by car takes about 1.5 hours. April in Tanunda sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Tanunda

Wineries Tours Museums

Side Trips

Greenock, National Motor Museum, Seppeltsfield, Tscharke's Place, Flaxman Wines
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 20:
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield

4
nights
Victor Harbor

Victor Harbor ©
Victor Harbor is a town in South Australia on the south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula, about 80 km south of the centre of Adelaide. Get out of town with these interesting Victor Harbor side-trips: McLaren Vale (Fox Creek Wines, Primo Estate, & more), Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach) and Willunga Leadlight and Glass Studio (in Willunga). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Granite Island, pause for some photo ops at Strathalbyn War Memorial, stroll through Carrickalinga Beach, and relax in the rural setting at Softfoot.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Victor Harbor trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Tanunda to Victor Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In April in Victor Harbor, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Adelaide.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Carrickalinga Beach, Horseshoe Bay, Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple, Strathalbyn War Memorial
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 24:
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Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines

4
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Go for a jaunt from Adelaide to Hahndorf to see The Cedars about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and take an in-depth tour of Migration Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Adelaide travel site .

You can drive from Victor Harbor to Adelaide in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 28:
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Central Market ©
Adelaide Central Market

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