15 days in South Australia Itinerary

15 days in South Australia Itinerary

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15 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  25​h
1
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Victor Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
McLaren Vale
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Tanunda
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Clare
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
6
Flinders Ranges National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
7
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  29​h
End: London

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.
On the 12th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Cathedral, then kick back and relax at Henley Beach, and then kick back and relax at Glenelg Beach. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of North Terrace, then steep yourself in history at Carrick Hill, then look for all kinds of wild species at Waterfall Gully, and finally take an in-depth tour of State Library of South Australia.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip tool .

London, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Adelaide is 9 hours. When traveling from London in November, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Adelaide: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Henley Beach, Glenelg Beach
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Henley Beach ©
Henley Beach
Glenelg Beach ©
Glenelg Beach
Carrick Hill ©
Carrick Hill

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Nangawooka Flora Reserve, then don't miss a visit to Victor Harbor Heritage Trail, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Port Victor Historic Walk.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Victor Harbor trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Adelaide to Victor Harbor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to McLaren Vale.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Nangawooka Flora Reserve ©
Nangawooka Flora Reserve

1
night
McLaren Vale

McLaren Vale ©
McLaren Vale is a small rural town in South Australia famous for producing world class red wine. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): do a tasting at Graham Stevens Wines, then do a tasting at Foggo Wines, then learn about winemaking at Hardys Winery, and finally see the vivid underwater world at Port Noarlunga Reef. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Shingleback, do a tasting at Hugo Wines, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andrew's Uniting Church, and finally hike along River Angas Walkway.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the McLaren Vale travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Victor Harbor to McLaren Vale takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in McLaren Vale sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tanunda.

Things to do in McLaren Vale

Wineries Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

McLaren Flat, Strathalbyn, Port Noarlunga Reef
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Graham Stevens Wines ©
Graham Stevens Wines
Hugo Wines ©
Hugo Wines
Port Noarlunga Reef ©
Port Noarlunga Reef

1
night
Tanunda

Tanunda ©
One of the cities of the Barossa Valley wine-producing region, Tanunda has an easygoing atmosphere stemming from its close connection with agriculture and viniculture.
On the 17th (Sun), do a tasting at Basedow Wines, learn about winemaking at Rusden Wines, do a tasting at Chateau Dorrien, learn about winemaking at Ballycroft Vineyard and Cellars, then look for gifts at Barossas Old Fashioned Sweet Shop, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Town Walk of Tanunda.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Tanunda trip website .

Traveling by car from McLaren Vale to Tanunda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Clare.

Things to do in Tanunda

Wineries Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Ballycroft Vineyard and Cellars
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Basedow Wines ©
Basedow Wines
Chateau Dorrien ©
Chateau Dorrien
Ballycroft Vineyard and Cellars ©
Ballycroft Vineyard and Cellars

2
nights
Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): do a tasting at Mitchell Winery, pause for some serene contemplation at St Aloysius Church, do a tasting at Greg Cooley Wines, do a tasting at Shut the Gate Wines, then take in the exciting artwork at Clare Valley Art Gallery, and finally grab your bike and head to Gleeson Wetlands.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Clare trip builder app .

You can drive from Tanunda to Clare in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Flinders Ranges National Park.

Things to do in Clare

Wineries Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

St Aloysius Church
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Mitchell Winery ©
Mitchell Winery
Gleeson Wetlands ©
Gleeson Wetlands
Shut the Gate Wines ©
Shut the Gate Wines

2
nights
Flinders Ranges National Park

Flinders Ranges National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Wilpena Panorama, view the masterpieces at Jeff Morgan Gallery, then take some stellar pictures from Wangara Lookout, and finally contemplate the long history of Arkaroo Rock. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Bunyeroo Gorge and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Brachina Gorge Geological Trail.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Flinders Ranges National Park day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Clare to Flinders Ranges National Park takes 4 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Flinders Ranges National Park can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Flinders Ranges National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Hawker, Wangara Lookout
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Bunyeroo Gorge ©
Bunyeroo Gorge
Jeff Morgan Gallery ©
Jeff Morgan Gallery
Wangara Lookout ©
Wangara Lookout

2
nights
Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln ©
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
On the 22nd (Fri), kick back and relax at Fishery Bay, then do a tasting at Dellacolline Winery, then steep yourself in history at Mill Cottage Museum, and finally make a trip to The Old Mill.

To see ratings and tourist information, use the Port Lincoln trip planning website .

Getting from Flinders Ranges National Park to Port Lincoln by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Winter Hill Lookout ©
Winter Hill Lookout
Mill Cottage Museum ©
Mill Cottage Museum
The Old Mill ©
The Old Mill

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