11 days in South Australia Itinerary

11 days in South Australia Itinerary

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11 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Kangaroo Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Marananga
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Step out of the city life by going to Flinders Chase National Park and Raptor Domain. The adventure continues: stroll through Island Beach, get engrossed in the history at Parndana Soldier Settlement Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kangaroo Island trip itinerary planning site .

Melbourne to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, car, and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) 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

2
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): don't miss a visit to The Old Mill, kick back and relax at Sleaford Bay, and then kick back and relax at Fishery Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): get interesting insight from Tours.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Port Lincoln road trip app .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Shark Diving
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
The Old Mill ©
The Old Mill

3
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 South Australian Museum and The Cedars. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Adelaide Oval and Old Gum Tree Reserve. Step out of Adelaide to go to Aldinga Beach and see Aldinga Beach, which is approximately 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia, get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum, stroll through Adelaide Zoo, and admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

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Getting from Port Lincoln to Adelaide by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Marananga.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aldinga Beach, Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars, Old Gum Tree Reserve
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South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

3
nights
Marananga

Marananga ©
Get some cultural insight at Murray Street Vineyards and Seppeltsfield.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Marananga road trip planner .

You can drive from Adelaide to Marananga in 1.5 hours. September in Marananga sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marananga

Wineries

Side Trips

Tanunda, Greenock, Flaxman Wines, Domain Day Cellar Door, Wolf Blass
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield

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