12 days in South Australia Itinerary

12 days in South Australia Itinerary

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12 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Coober Pedy
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Naracoorte
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Robe
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Kangaroo Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Henley Beach and The Rundle Mall Pigs. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, wander the streets of Rundle Mall, get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, and stroll through Adelaide Zoo.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip builder app .

Bengaluru, India to Adelaide is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Bengaluru to Adelaide, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Henley Beach
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Zoo ©
Adelaide Zoo

1
night
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
On the 9th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Faye's Underground Home, look for all kinds of wild species at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, and then get engrossed in the history at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Coober Pedy road trip planner .

You can fly from Adelaide to Coober Pedy in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In January, Coober Pedy is somewhat warmer than Adelaide - with highs of 41°C and lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Naracoorte.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Wildlife Parks Museums
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Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum
Faye's Underground Home ©
Faye's Underground Home

1
day
Naracoorte

Naracoorte ©
Naracoorte is a town in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia, approximately 336 kilometres south-east of Adelaide and 100 kilometres north of Mount Gambier on the Riddoch Highway .HistoryNaracoorte was formed from the merger of two towns, Kincraig, founded in 1845 by Scottish explorer William Macintosh, and Narracoorte, established as a government settlement in 1847. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): examine the collection at Sheep's Back Museum, then Head underground at Naracoorte Caves National Park, and then look for gifts at MiniJumbuk.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Naracoorte tour planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Coober Pedy to Naracoorte. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Robe.

Things to do in Naracoorte

Nature Parks Museums
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Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
Sheep's Back Museum ©
Sheep's Back Museum
MiniJumbuk ©
MiniJumbuk

1
night
Robe

Robe ©
Robe is a town and fishing port located in the Limestone Coast of South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): sample the tasty concoctions at Robe Town Brewery, view the masterpieces at Wilson's at Robe, then make a trip to Cape Dombey Obelisk, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Robe Beach.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, you can read our Robe itinerary tool .

You can drive from Naracoorte to Robe in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Robe

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Robe Town Brewery ©
Robe Town Brewery
Cape Dombey Obelisk ©
Cape Dombey Obelisk
Wilson's at Robe ©
Wilson's at Robe

4
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 Kelly Hill Caves. Spend the 14th (Mon) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, don't miss a visit to Emu Ridge, sample the fine beverages at Kangaroo Island Spirits, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island trip planner.

You can drive from Robe to Kangaroo Island in 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Remarkable Rocks ©
Remarkable Rocks

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