21 days in South Australia Itinerary

21 days in South Australia Itinerary

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21 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  27​h
1
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Delamere
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Robe
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Mount Gambier
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Port Lincoln
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
6
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: London

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
We've included these beaches for you: Island Beach and Stokes Beach. Get outdoors at Flinders Chase National Park and Admirals Arch. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Bay Conservation Park, relax in the rural setting at Clifford's Honey Farm, and Head underground at Kelly Hill Caves.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Kangaroo Island road trip planning app .

London, UK to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and taxi. Traveling from London to Kangaroo Island, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Delamere.

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
Delamere

Delamere ©
We've included these beaches for you: Horseshoe Bay and Boomer Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Blowhole Beach and Carrickalinga Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Delamere: Myponga Market (in Myponga), Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach) and Victor Harbor (Victor Harbor Farmers Market & Victor Central).

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Delamere itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Kangaroo Island to Delamere takes 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Delamere can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Robe.

Things to do in Delamere

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Elliot, Victor Harbor, Aldinga Beach, Morgan Beach, Carrickalinga Beach
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Carrickalinga Beach ©
Carrickalinga Beach
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay

1
night
Robe

Robe ©
Robe is a town and fishing port located in the Limestone Coast of South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Robe Town Brewery, view the masterpieces at Wilson's at Robe, make a trip to Robe Fishermen's Memorial, then see the interesting displays at Robe Customs House Museum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Robe Beach.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Robe sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Delamere to Robe takes 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Robe

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Wilson's at Robe ©
Wilson's at Robe
Robe Town Brewery ©
Robe Town Brewery
Robe Fishermen's Memorial ©
Robe Fishermen's Memorial

2
nights
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
On the 2nd (Wed), Head underground at Cave Gardens, then take in the dramatic natural features at Umpherston Sinkhole, and then contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Sharam Cottage, browse for treasures at Jill's Vintage, then contemplate the long history of Petticoat Lane, and finally do a tasting at Hollick Estates.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mount Gambier trip planner .

You can drive from Robe to Mount Gambier in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in December, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Nature Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Penola, Hollick Estates
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The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Umpherston Sinkhole ©
Umpherston Sinkhole
Cave Gardens ©
Cave Gardens

3
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Take a break from the city and head to Fishery Bay and Shark Diving. Visit Sleaford Bay and Lincoln National Park for some beach relaxation. There's still lots to do: make a trip to The Old Mill.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Port Lincoln day trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Mount Gambier to Port Lincoln takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

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

5
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Henley Beach and Glenelg Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Cleland Wildlife Park and Hallett Cove Conservation Park. Take a break from Adelaide with a short trip to The Cedars in Hahndorf, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, wander the streets of Rundle Mall, don't miss a visit to Old Gum Tree Reserve, and take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

To find out how to plan a trip to Adelaide, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Port Lincoln to Adelaide by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Glenelg, Hallett Cove Conservation Park, Port Adelaide Uniting Church, The Cedars, Henley Beach
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Glenelg Beach ©
Glenelg Beach

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