10 days in South Australia Itinerary

10 days in South Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Australia trip planner

Make it your trip
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Adelaide
— 1 night
Drive
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Hahndorf
— 1 night
Drive
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Tanunda
— 3 nights
Drive
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Auburn
— 2 nights
Drive
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Adelaide
— 2 nights
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Adelaide

— 1 night
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 22nd (Wed): look for gifts at Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Adelaide trip planner.

Perth to Adelaide is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Perth to Adelaide due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Perth in December, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Adelaide: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 17°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Hahndorf.

Things to do in Adelaide

Shopping

Hahndorf

— 1 night
Hahndorf is a small town in the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): experience rural life at Beerenberg Farm and then get great views at Mount Lofty Summit.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hahndorf tour builder tool.

Hahndorf is just a stone's throw from Adelaide. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tanunda.

Tanunda

— 3 nights
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.
Tanunda is known for wineries, historic sites, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Langmeil Winery, indulge your senses at Jacob's Creek, get to know the fascinating history of Town Walk of Tanunda, and learn about winemaking at Chateau Tanunda.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Tanunda trip maker app.

Getting from Hahndorf to Tanunda by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December in Tanunda, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Auburn.

Things to do in Tanunda

Wineries · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Auburn

— 2 nights
Auburn is a small town in the southern edge of the Clare Valley, in the Mid North of South Australia.It lies in the northern Mount Lofty Ranges just east of the Skilly Hills. On the 26th (Sun), awaken your taste buds at Clare Valley Tours and then hike along Riesling Trail. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Pikes Wines, steep yourself in history at Martindale Hall Historic Museum, and then learn about winemaking at Taylors Wines.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Auburn day trip planner.

You can drive from Tanunda to Auburn in an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Auburn can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Adelaide.

Things to do in Auburn

Wineries · Tours · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Adelaide

— 2 nights
See even more of Adelaide: contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, stop by Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Adelaide Zoo, and hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market.

Before you visit Adelaide, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Auburn to Adelaide in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

South Australia travel guide

4.5
Wineries & Vineyards · Nature & Parks · Gardens
Largely arid or semi-arid in terms of its climate and geography, South Australia nevertheless boasts several picturesque mountain ranges and grasslands, particularly in its coastal region. Founded in 1836 as a planned colonial province rather than a penal settlement, South Australia has a slightly different modern history than Australia’s other states. Economically prosperous and culturally rich, South Australia boasts a confident, easygoing personality.

Adelaide Hills travel guide

4.3
Nature & Parks · Wineries & Vineyards · Gift & Specialty Shops