14 days in South Australia Itinerary

14 days in South Australia Itinerary

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14 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Kangaroo Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Mount Gambier
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 5th (Sun) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Bay Conservation Park, explore the striking landscape at Admirals Arch, enjoy breathtaking views from Cape du Couedic Lighthouse, and get a taste of life in the country at Island Pure Sheep Dairy.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kangaroo Island online route builder .

Mumbai, India to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) is 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to 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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Coffin Bay National Park.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Port Lincoln online travel planner .

Traveling by flight from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Coffin Bay National Park
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Shark Diving
Coffin Bay National Park ©
Coffin Bay National Park

3
nights
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mount Gambier: Penola (Koonara Wines, Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre, & more), Naracoorte Caves National Park (in Naracoorte) and Coonawarra (Parker Coonawarra Estate, Penley Estate, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along The Blue Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Umpherston Sinkhole, explore and take pictures at Echo Farm, and admire the verdant scenery at The Valley Lake.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Mount Gambier attractions planner .

Getting from Port Lincoln to Mount Gambier by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. May in Mount Gambier sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Coonawarra, Penola, Naracoorte Caves National Park
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Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Umpherston Sinkhole ©
Umpherston Sinkhole

4
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.
Step out of Adelaide with an excursion to The Cedars in Hahndorf--about 30 minutes away. Dedicate the 13th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval, identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Adelaide Zoo, and look for gifts at Unique Opal Mine Pty Ltd.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Adelaide vacation planner .

Fly from Mount Gambier to Adelaide in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden

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