22 days in South Australia Itinerary

22 days in South Australia Itinerary

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22 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  26​h
1
Coober Pedy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Mount Gambier
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Port Lincoln
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Victor Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
On the 29th (Thu), admire the striking features of Faye's Underground Home and then pause for some serene contemplation at Serbian Orthodox Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): explore the fascinating landscape at Breakaways Conservation Park, make a trip to Dog Fence, then explore and take pictures at Tom's Working Opal Mine, and finally see the interesting displays at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Coober Pedy vacation planning app .

New Delhi, India to Coober Pedy is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Coober Pedy is 4 hours. In August, Coober Pedy is colder than New Delhi - with highs of 23°C and lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Parks Wildlife Museums
Find places to stay Aug 29 — 31:
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Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Breakaways Conservation Park
Faye's Underground Home ©
Faye's Underground Home
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum

3
nights
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mount Gambier: Coonawarra (Penley Estate, Bowen Estate Coonawarra, & more) and Penola (Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre & Greenrise Lake). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake, browse the collection at Mount Gambier Public Library, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Schank, and explore the striking landscape at Umpherston Sinkhole.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Mount Gambier trip planning website .

You can fly from Coober Pedy to Mount Gambier in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Coober Pedy in August, plan for slightly colder days in Mount Gambier, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Coonawarra, Penola
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 3:
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The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Umpherston Sinkhole ©
Umpherston Sinkhole
Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre ©

3
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Spend a fascinating day underwater on the 4th (Wed) with a shark diving experience. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Fishery Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sleaford Bay, examine the collection at Axel Stenross Maritime Museum, and steep yourself in history at Mill Cottage Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Port Lincoln trip builder website .

Fly from Mount Gambier to Port Lincoln in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Shark Diving
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
Axel Stenross Maritime Museum ©
Axel Stenross Maritime Museum

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 7th (Sat) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, explore the striking landscape at Admirals Arch, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at KI Spirits, and explore the historical opulence of George's 40,000 Castle Lights.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island trip planner.

Getting from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 9:
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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
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Victor Harbor: McLaren Vale (Old Oval Estate, McLaren Vale III Associates, & more). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Granite Island, don't miss a visit to Victor Harbor Heritage Trail, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Newland Memorial Uniting Church, and get engrossed in the history at Encounter Coast Discovery Centre.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Victor Harbor holiday builder website .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Kangaroo Island to Victor Harbor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Victor Harbor can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Wineries Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

McLaren Vale
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 12:
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Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines

5
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Go for a jaunt from Adelaide to Hahndorf to see The Cedars about 30 minutes away. Dedicate the 13th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval, hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market, look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Adelaide Zoo.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Adelaide online road trip planner .

Drive from Victor Harbor to Adelaide in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 17:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden

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