6 days in McLaren Vale, Adelaide & Melbourne Itinerary

6 days in McLaren Vale, Adelaide & Melbourne Itinerary

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6 days in McLaren Vale, Adelaide & Melbourne Itinerary

Jakarta
Fly:  12​h 45​min
McLaren Vale
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h
Jakarta

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McLaren Vale

McLaren Vale ©
McLaren Vale is a small rural town in South Australia famous for producing world class red wine. On the 17th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Port Noarlunga Reef, then kick back and relax at Aldinga Beach, then learn about winemaking at Primo Estate, and finally do a tasting at Kay Brothers Amery Vineyards.

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Jakarta, Indonesia to McLaren Vale is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) (ACST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Jakarta in March, expect McLaren Vale to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in McLaren Vale

#Parks, #Wineries, #Beaches

Side Trips

Port Noarlunga Reef, Aldinga Beach
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Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
Kay Brothers Amery Vineyards ©
Kay Brothers Amery Vineyards

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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.
On the 18th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, learn about winemaking at God's Hill Wines, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hallett Cove Conservation Park.

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Drive from McLaren Vale to Adelaide in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Adelaide are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Wineries

Side Trips

God's Hill Wines, Hallett Cove Conservation Park, Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park ©
Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park
God's Hill Wines ©
God's Hill Wines

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 20th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Shrine of Remembrance, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach.

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Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

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St. Kilda Beach
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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