7 days in South Australia Itinerary

7 days in South Australia Itinerary

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Adelaide
— 1 day
2
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
3
Coober Pedy
— 2 nights
4
Hawker
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum, then get engrossed in the history at State Library of South Australia, and finally contemplate the long history of Carrick Hill.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Adelaide tour itinerary maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Adelaide. In October, daytime highs in Adelaide are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

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State Library of South Australia ©
State Library of South Australia
Carrick Hill ©
Carrick Hill
St Peter's Cathedral ©
St Peter's Cathedral

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary and Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary. Visiting Kelly Hill Caves and Little Sahara will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: get a dose of the wild on Kangaroo Island Wilderness Tours, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park, get outside with Remarkable Rocks, and kick back and relax at Stokes Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island route planner.

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Kelly Hill Caves ©
Kelly Hill Caves
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Tours ©
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Tours
Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Church, then go deep underground at Tom's Working Opal Mine, then don't miss a visit to Dog Fence, and finally explore the fascinating landscape at Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter & Pauls underground Catholic Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at Josephine's Gallery and Kangaroo Orphanage, then examine the collection at Faye's Underground Home, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catacomb Church.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Coober Pedy trip planner.

You can fly from Kangaroo Island to Coober Pedy in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Coober Pedy can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hawker.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Nature
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Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park
Josephine's Gallery and Kangaroo Orphanage ©
Josephine's Gallery and Kangaroo Orphanage
Serbian Orthodox Church ©
Serbian Orthodox Church

1
night
Hawker

Hawker
Hawker is a town in the Flinders Ranges area of South Australia, 365km north of Adelaide. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Flinders Ranges National Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hawker route maker app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Coober Pedy to Hawker. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hawker

Parks · Nature
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