15 days in South Australia Itinerary

15 days in South Australia Itinerary

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15 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly + Drive:  32​h
1
Clare
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Coober Pedy
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Paris

1
night
Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): admire the verdant scenery at Clare Valley, learn about winemaking at Sevenhill Cellars, and then trek along Riesling Trail. Keep things going the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Gleeson Wetlands, grab your bike and head to Richardson Park Playspace, stop by Mintaro Wines, then steep yourself in history at Martindale Hall Heritage Museum, then stop by Mount Horrocks Wines, and finally view the masterpieces at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Clare sightseeing website .

Paris, France to Clare is an approximately 32-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Clare is 8 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Clare

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Mintaro, Clare Valley, Mount Horrocks Wines, Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage
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Riesling Trail ©
Riesling Trail
Sevenhill Cellars ©
Sevenhill Cellars
Martindale Hall Heritage Museum ©
Martindale Hall Heritage Museum

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Explore hidden gems such as Kelly Hill Caves and Remarkable Rocks. Take a break from the city and head to Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary and Clifford's Honey Farm. Next up on the itinerary: meet the residents at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park, identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, look for gifts at Drift On Bliss, and kick back and relax at Stokes Beach.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island tour planning tool .

Traveling by car from Clare to Kangaroo Island takes 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Kelly Hill Caves ©
Kelly Hill Caves
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Stokes Beach ©
Stokes Beach

2
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, identify plant and animal life at Glen Forest Tourist Park, then take a memorable drive along Winter Hill Lookout, and finally don't miss a visit to The Old Mill. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sleaford Bay and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fishery Bay.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Port Lincoln trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln by combination of taxi and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Food Tours
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Food Tours
Winter Hill Lookout ©
Winter Hill Lookout
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay

2
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): explore the fascinating landscape at Breakaways Conservation Park, then identify plant and animal life at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, and then stop by Opalios. Keep things going the next day: stop by Seven Stones Designer Jewellers, pause for some serene contemplation at Serbian Orthodox Church, then admire the striking features of Faye's Underground Home, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catacomb Church, and finally take an in-depth tour of Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Coober Pedy tour builder site .

Traveling by flight from Port Lincoln to Coober Pedy takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Coober Pedy are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

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

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at North Terrace and Wirra Wirra Vineyards. Visit Henley Beach and Aldinga Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of Adelaide to go to Cudlee Creek and see Gorge Wildlife Park, which is approximately 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: trek along River Torrens Linear Park Trail, look for gifts at Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Adelaide Zoo, and hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Adelaide trip planner .

You can fly from Coober Pedy to Adelaide in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. When traveling from Coober Pedy in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Adelaide: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Henley Beach, Wirra Wirra Vineyards, Gorge Wildlife Park, Aldinga Beach
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Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Henley Beach ©
Henley Beach

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