16 days in South Australia Itinerary

16 days in South Australia Itinerary

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16 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Coober Pedy
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Port Lincoln
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Victor Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
night
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Old Timers Mine, see the interesting displays at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Breakaways Conservation Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter & Pauls underground Catholic Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catacomb Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Faye's Underground Home, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Serbian Orthodox Church.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Coober Pedy online trip builder .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Coober Pedy is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June: high temperatures in Coober Pedy hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Wildlife Parks Museums
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Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Breakaways Conservation Park
Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum

3
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
You'll get in some beach time at Fishery Bay and Lincoln National Park. Take a break from the city and head to Shark Diving and Sleaford Bay. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Winter Hill Lookout.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Port Lincoln travel planner .

Traveling by flight from Coober Pedy to Port Lincoln takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

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
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 Island Beach. Relax by the water at Browns Beach and Stokes Beach. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kangaroo Island trip builder website .

You can fly from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Stokes Beach ©
Stokes Beach

3
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. Visit Aldinga Beach and Horseshoe Bay for some beach relaxation. Take a break from the city and head to Deep Creek Conservation Park and Waitpinga Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Victor Harbor side-trips: Maslin Beach (in Maslin Beach), McLaren Vale III Associates (in McLaren Vale) and Carrickalinga Beach (in Carrickalinga). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Newland Memorial Uniting Church.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Victor Harbor using our trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Kangaroo Island to Victor Harbor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. June in Victor Harbor sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

McLaren Vale III Associates, Maslin Beach, Horseshoe Bay, Deep Creek Conservation Park, Aldinga Beach
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Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Carrickalinga Beach ©
Carrickalinga Beach
Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay

4
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Glenelg Beach and Henley Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Adelaide Oval and The Cedars. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, get to know the fascinating history of Smith Brothers Walking Trail, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, and steep yourself in history at Carrick Hill.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Adelaide trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Victor Harbor to Adelaide takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, Smith Brothers Walking Trail, Henley Beach, Glenelg Beach, The Cedars
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

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