15 days in South Australia Itinerary

15 days in South Australia Itinerary

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15 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  32​h
1
Kangaroo Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Port Lincoln
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Delamere
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Fly:  31​h
End: Newark

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. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Stokes Beach and Browns Beach. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Bay Conservation Park and tour the pleasant surroundings at Island Beach.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kangaroo Island journey website .

Newark, USA to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 32-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 14 hours traveling from Newark to Kangaroo Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) 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

3
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Escape the urban bustle at Shark Diving and Fishery Bay. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Sleaford Bay and Lincoln National Park. Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Dellacolline Winery and get great views at Winter Hill Lookout.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Port Lincoln itinerary builder website .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Delamere.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Wildlife Beaches
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Shark Diving
Lincoln National Park ©
Lincoln National Park
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay

3
nights
Delamere

Delamere ©
Escape the urban bustle at Carrickalinga Beach and Aldinga Beach. Relax by the water at Horseshoe Bay and Second Valley Beach. Explore Delamere's surroundings by going to Goolwa Beach (in Goolwa) and Boomer Beach (in Port Elliot).

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Delamere tour planner .

Traveling by car from Port Lincoln to Delamere takes 8.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in January, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Delamere

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Port Elliot, Morgan Beach, Aldinga Beach, Carrickalinga Beach, Second Valley Beach
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Carrickalinga Beach ©
Carrickalinga Beach
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay

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.
Get outdoors at Henley Beach and Glenelg Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Seacliff Beach and West Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: Langmeil Winery (in Tanunda), Seppeltsfield (in Seppeltsfield) and Murray Street Vineyards (in Greenock). There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Rundle Mall, learn about winemaking at Fox Creek Wines, tour the pleasant surroundings at Maslin Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Semaphore Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Adelaide online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Delamere to Adelaide takes 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Henley Beach, Maslin Beach, Murray Street Vineyards, Glenelg Beach, Langmeil Winery
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Henley Beach ©
Henley Beach
Glenelg Beach ©
Glenelg Beach
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards

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