10 days in South Australia Itinerary

10 days in South Australia Itinerary

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10 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  25​h
1
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Coober Pedy
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: London

2
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at State Library of South Australia and Unique Opal Mine Pty Ltd. Dedicate the 4th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, meet the residents at Adelaide Zoo, and learn more about the world around you at South Australian Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Adelaide trip itinerary builder website .

London, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from London in March: high temperatures in Adelaide hover around 30°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Adelaide

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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

1
night
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Faye's Underground Home, then identify plant and animal life at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, and finally take an in-depth tour of Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Coober Pedy trip planner .

Fly from Adelaide to Coober Pedy in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Adelaide in March, things will get a bit warmer in Coober Pedy: highs are around 38°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

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Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum
Faye's Underground Home ©
Faye's Underground Home
Serbian Orthodox Church ©
Serbian Orthodox Church

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Remarkable Rocks and Stokes Beach. Spend the 8th (Fri) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park, relax in the rural setting at Clifford's Honey Farm, and sample the fine beverages at Kangaroo Island Spirits.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kangaroo Island trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Coober Pedy to Kangaroo Island in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of car and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Remarkable Rocks ©
Remarkable Rocks
Stokes Beach ©
Stokes Beach

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