13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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13 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
1
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
McLaren Vale
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Victor Harbor
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h
5
Seppeltsfield
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Adelaide


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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.
When in Adelaide, make a side trip to see The Cedars in Hahndorf, approximately 30 minutes away. The adventure continues: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, pause for some photo ops at The Rundle Mall Pigs, take a leisurely stroll along Glenelg Pier, and take a stroll through Rundle Mall.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Adelaide vacation website .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Adelaide. In November, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to McLaren Vale.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Tours Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Glenelg Pier
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

2
nights
McLaren Vale

McLaren Vale ©
McLaren Vale is a small rural town in South Australia famous for producing world class red wine. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Aldinga Beach, then do a tasting at Fox Creek Wines, then learn about winemaking at Wirra Wirra Vineyards, and finally learn about winemaking at Primo Estate. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at d'Arenberg, learn about winemaking at Mollydooker Wines, then do a tasting at McLaren Vale III Associates, and finally do a tasting at Old Oval Estate.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our McLaren Vale trip builder tool .

Getting from Adelaide to McLaren Vale by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in McLaren Vale can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in McLaren Vale

Wineries Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Aldinga Beach
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Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines
Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach

2
nights
Victor Harbor

Victor Harbor ©
Victor Harbor is a town in South Australia on the south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula, about 80 km south of the centre of Adelaide. On the 5th (Thu), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanic Victor, then head off the coast to Granite Island, and then identify plant and animal life at Penguin Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at South Australia Whale Centre, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Urimbirra Wildlife Park, and then kick back and relax at Horseshoe Bay.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Victor Harbor online tour planner .

Traveling by car from McLaren Vale to Victor Harbor takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Victor Harbor sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trip

Horseshoe Bay
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Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Urimbirra Wildlife Park ©
Urimbirra Wildlife Park

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
On the 7th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Flinders Chase National Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Stokes Beach. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park, identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Admirals Arch.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Kangaroo Island trip itinerary planning website .

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Victor Harbor to Kangaroo Island in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seppeltsfield.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Admirals Arch ©
Admirals Arch

3
nights
Seppeltsfield

Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield is known for wineries, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: savor the flavors at Langmeil Winery, learn about winemaking at Rockford Winery, make a trip to Whispering Wall, and stop by Maggie Beer's Farm Shop.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Seppeltsfield holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Kangaroo Island to Seppeltsfield with the Route module. In December, daily temperatures in Seppeltsfield can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Seppeltsfield

Wineries Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Tanunda, Maggie Beer's Farm Shop, Murray Street Vineyards, Whispering Wall
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Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards

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