Glenelg trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +


Piers & Boardwalks · Beaches · Water Parks
The oldest European settlement on South Australia's mainland, Glenelg is named after a former Secretary of State for War and the Colonies, Lord Glenelg. Tourists come for the amusement parks that populate the city with Ferris wheels, one of which has a 25 m (82 ft) single arm wheel that gives a spectacular view. You will find a modern spin on the classic carnival amusement park in town complete with a preserved historic carousel. The friendly population, the majority of whom are descended from Northern European immigrants, number just under 3,500 people. Glenelg is a quiet oasis of everyday living with just a few tall buildings. The roller coasters and Ferris wheel give the town a nostalgic sweetness.   Make your own Glenelg vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our Australia online route builder.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Glenelg

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place. Everyone on the same page.

Places to visit with Glenelg

AdelaideTrip planner BEST FOR: Garden, Flea Market, Zoo Kangaroo IslandTrip planner BEST FOR: Nature / Park, National Park, Lighthouse Port LincolnTrip planner BEST FOR: Shark Diving, Scenic Drive, Fishing Charter / Tour McLaren ValeTrip planner BEST FOR: Winery / Vineyard, Wine Tour / Tasting, Spa Mount GambierTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Body, Geologic Formation, Cave