10 days in South Australia Itinerary

10 days in South Australia Itinerary

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10 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Shreveport
Fly:  31​h
1
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 30​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Port Lincoln
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Mount Gambier
— 1 night
Fly:  34​h
End: Shreveport

2
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Adelaide Zoo and Cleland Wildlife Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adelaide: Hahndorf (Beerenberg Farm & The Cedars). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, stop by Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, and appreciate the history behind The Slide.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Adelaide tour itinerary site .

Shreveport, USA to Adelaide is an approximately 31-hour flight. Traveling from Shreveport to Adelaide, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Shreveport in December; daily highs in Adelaide reach 79°F and lows reach 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Shopping

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Adelaide Zoo ©
Adelaide Zoo

2
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
On the 6th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Flinders Chase National Park. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Raptor Domain, then identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, and then explore and take pictures at Island Pure Sheep Dairy.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kangaroo Island itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

1
night
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Port Lincoln attractions site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

#Adventure, #Outdoors, #Tours
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Shark Diving

1
night
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Cave Gardens, explore the striking landscape at Umpherston Sinkhole, and then explore the activities along The Blue Lake.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Mount Gambier online trip maker .

You can fly from Port Lincoln to Mount Gambier in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Mount Gambier, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

#Nature, #Parks
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The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Umpherston Sinkhole ©
Umpherston Sinkhole
Cave Gardens ©
Cave Gardens

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