22 days in South Australia Itinerary

22 days in South Australia Itinerary

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22 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Tamworth
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Coonawarra
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Tanunda
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Clare
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h
5
Coober Pedy
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Tamworth

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Adelaide Oval and National Wine Centre of Australia. Popular historic sites such as Johnston Oakbank Cellar Door and Historic Ketch Falie are in your itinerary. Explore Adelaide's surroundings by going to McLaren Vale (Dog Ridge Winery, Old Oval Estate, & more). Dedicate the 29th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Rundle Mall, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, get to know the resident critters at Adelaide Zoo, and get a taste of the local shopping with North Terrace.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Adelaide day trip site .

Tamworth to Adelaide is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Tamworth in July, Adelaide is a bit warmer at night with lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Coonawarra.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Historic Ketch Falie, Johnston Oakbank Cellar Door
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 31:
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

4
nights
Coonawarra

Coonawarra ©
Coonawarra is a small town north of Penola in South Australia. Popular historic sites such as Petticoat Lane and Sharam Cottage are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Menzies Wine Room & Retreat and Parker Coonawarra Estate. There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Penley Estate.

Make your Coonawarra itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Adelaide to Coonawarra. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in July, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Tanunda.

Things to do in Coonawarra

Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trip

Penola
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 4:
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Penley Estate ©
Penley Estate
Parker Coonawarra Estate ©
Parker Coonawarra Estate
DiGiorgio Family Wines ©
DiGiorgio Family Wines

5
nights
Tanunda

Tanunda ©
One of the cities of the Barossa Valley wine-producing region, Tanunda has an easygoing atmosphere stemming from its close connection with agriculture and viniculture.
Get a sense of the local culture at Kalleske Wines and Seppeltsfield. Your inner history buff will appreciate Langmeil Winery and Town Walk of Tanunda. Step out of Tanunda to go to Birdwood and see National Motor Museum, which is approximately 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: do a tasting at Murray Street Vineyards.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tanunda trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Coonawarra to Tanunda. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in August, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Clare.

Things to do in Tanunda

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Greenock, Marananga, Eden Valley, Nuriootpa, Brockenchack Wines Cellar Door
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 9:
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards

3
nights
Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sevenhill Cellars and Crabtree Watervale Wines. Visit Martindale Hall Heritage Museum and Bungaree Station for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Shut the Gate Wines, view the masterpieces at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, pause for some serene contemplation at St Aloysius Church, and stop by Paulett Wines.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Clare online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Tanunda to Clare takes 1.5 hours. On the 12th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Clare

Wineries Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Sevenhill, Watervale, Taylors Wines, Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, Martindale Hall Heritage Museum
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 12:
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Shut the Gate Wines ©
Shut the Gate Wines
Sevenhill Cellars ©
Sevenhill Cellars
Martindale Hall Heritage Museum ©
Martindale Hall Heritage Museum

3
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
On the 13th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Serbian Orthodox Church, admire the striking features of Faye's Underground Home, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catacomb Church, then examine the collection at Old Timers Mine, and finally see the interesting displays at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore and take pictures at Tom's Working Opal Mine, tee off at Coober Pedy Opal Fields Golf Course, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Breakaways Conservation Park.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Coober Pedy vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Clare to Coober Pedy with the Route module. In August in Coober Pedy, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Wildlife Parks Museums
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 15:
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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

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