16 days in South Australia Itinerary

16 days in South Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Australia journey planner
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Kangaroo Island
— 4 nights
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Drive to Penneshaw Ferry Pier, Ferry to Cape Jervis Ferry Pier, Drive to Victor Harbor
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Victor Harbor
— 2 nights
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Naracoorte
— 1 night
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Mount Gambier
— 1 night
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Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
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Adelaide
— 5 nights
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Kangaroo Island — 4 nights

Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Kids will enjoy Off-Road Tours and Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary. Spend the 12th (Tue) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. The adventure continues: get outside with Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari, stroll through Seal Bay Conservation Park, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kangaroo Island Spirits.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kangaroo Island trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Kangaroo Island, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Victor Harbor.
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Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Tours

Victor Harbor — 2 nights

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. On the 13th (Wed), kick back and relax at Horseshoe Bay, then relax in the rural setting at Goolwa Animal Farm, and then don't miss a visit to Basham's Beach Regional Park. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Southern Fleurieu Historical Museum and then step off the mainland to explore Granite Island.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Victor Harbor trip itinerary builder site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Kangaroo Island to Victor Harbor in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In July in Victor Harbor, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Naracoorte.
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Naracoorte — 1 night

Naracoorte is a town in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia, approximately 336 kilometres south-east of Adelaide and 100 kilometres north of Mount Gambier on the Riddoch Highway .HistoryNaracoorte was formed from the merger of two towns, Kincraig, founded in 1845 by Scottish explorer William Macintosh, and Narracoorte, established as a government settlement in 1847. On the 15th (Fri), look for gifts at Yulgilbar Wood Gallery, then Head underground at Naracoorte Caves National Park, and then learn about winemaking at Katnook Coonawarra.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Naracoorte trip maker site.

Getting from Victor Harbor to Naracoorte by car takes about 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Mount Gambier.
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Mount Gambier — 1 night

The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the activities along The Blue Lake and then explore the striking landscape at Umpherston Sinkhole.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Mount Gambier trip planner.

Traveling by car from Naracoorte to Mount Gambier takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Mount Gambier are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Port Lincoln.
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Port Lincoln — 2 nights

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
On the 17th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and then take a memorable drive along Winter Hill Lookout. Keep things going the next day: go for a walk through Parnkalla Walking Trail, have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, and then browse the exhibits of By The Sea Gallery.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Lincoln trip builder app.

Fly from Mount Gambier to Port Lincoln in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Adelaide.
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Adelaide — 5 nights

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Bring the kids along to Adelaide Zoo and Art Gallery of South Australia. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cleland Wildlife Park, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take the plunge with a skydiving experience.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Port Lincoln to Adelaide by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. July in Adelaide sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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South Australia travel guide

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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.
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