11 days in South Australia Itinerary

11 days in South Australia Itinerary

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11 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Marananga
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Get outdoors at Flinders Chase National Park and Admirals Arch. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Bay Conservation Park, sample the fine beverages at Kangaroo Island Spirits, take an in-depth tour of Parndana Soldier Settlement Museum, and stroll through Stokes Beach.

For where to stay and more tourist information, you can read our Kangaroo Island travel route tool .

Sydney to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

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

4
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Adelaide Oval and The Cedars. Step out of the city life by going to Adelaide Zoo and Cleland Wildlife Park. There's much more to do: learn more about the world around you at South Australian Museum, gain insight at National Wine Centre of Australia, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, and take an in-depth tour of Migration Museum.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Adelaide sightseeing planning website .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Adelaide in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In September, daytime highs in Adelaide are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Marananga.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Cedars, Penfolds Magill Estate Cellar Door, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

3
nights
Marananga

Marananga ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Murray Street Vineyards and Tscharke's Place.

Plan trip to Marananga with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Adelaide to Marananga in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Marananga can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marananga

Wineries

Side Trips

Tanunda, Greenock, Flaxman Wines, Seppeltsfield
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield

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