9 days in South Australia Itinerary

9 days in South Australia Itinerary

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Fly
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Mount Gambier
— 1 night
Fly
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Adelaide
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Moana
— 1 night
Drive
4
Victor Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Mount Barker
— 1 night
Drive
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Glenelg
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Mount Gambier — 1 night

The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Umpherston Sinkhole and then contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Mount Gambier trip itinerary planner.

Sydney to Mount Gambier is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Mount Gambier is minus 0.5 hours. Traveling from Sydney in July, expect Mount Gambier to be a bit cooler, temps between 15°C and 6°C. On the 4th (Mon), you'll travel to Adelaide.
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Adelaide — 3 nights

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Adelaide is known for museums, parks, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market, stop by Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Adelaide trip planner.

Fly from Mount Gambier to Adelaide in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Moana.
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Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

Moana — 1 night

On the 7th (Thu), tee off at Thaxted Park Golf Club.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Moana trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Adelaide to Moana by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Victor Harbor.
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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. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Horseshoe Bay, relax in the rural setting at Goolwa Animal Farm, and then make a trip to Basham's Beach Regional Park.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Victor Harbor online itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Moana to Victor Harbor takes an hour. In July in Victor Harbor, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mount Barker.
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Mount Barker — 1 night

Mount Barker is a town in South Australia. For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Mount Barker trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Victor Harbor to Mount Barker takes an hour. July in Mount Barker sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Glenelg.
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Glenelg

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.
To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Glenelg online travel planner.

Getting from Mount Barker to Glenelg by car takes about an hour. July in Glenelg sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. On the 11th (Mon), you'll travel back home.
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Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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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