25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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25 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 9 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Port Lincoln
— 7 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
Coffin Bay
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Sydney

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.
West Terrace Cemetery and Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St Francis Xavier Cathedral and Christ Church. Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Hahndorf Academy Regional Arts & Heritage (in Hahndorf), Port Noarlunga Reef (in Port Noarlunga) and Hallett Cove Conservation Park (in Hallett Cove). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at West Beach, let the kids burn off some steam at Thorndon Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Semaphore Beach, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Centennial Park Cemetery.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Adelaide online visit planner .

Sydney to Adelaide is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Adelaide when traveling from Sydney in November, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ingalalla Falls, Port Noarlunga Reef, Carrickalinga Beach, Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple, Hallett Cove Conservation Park
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Hallett Cove Conservation Park ©
Hallett Cove Conservation Park
Thorndon Park ©
Thorndon Park
Ingalalla Falls ©
Ingalalla Falls

9
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Step off the beaten path and head to Will's Rare Breeds Farm and Little Sahara. Get in touch with nature at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail and Duck Lagoon. Spend the 8th (Sun) exploring nature at Lashmar Conservation Park. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Stokes Beach, do a tasting at Bay of Shoals Winery, enjoy breathtaking views from Cape du Couedic Lighthouse, and explore the historical opulence of George's 40,000 Castle Lights.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail ©
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail
Little Sahara ©
Little Sahara
Stokes Beach ©
Stokes Beach

7
nights
Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln ©
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Family-friendly places like Lincoln National Park and Sleaford Bay will thrill your kids. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Winter Hill Lookout and Fishery Bay. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Port Lincoln: Tumby Bay (National Trust of S.A Museum & Tumby Bay Silo Art). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Mikkira Station, see the interesting displays at Axel Stenross Maritime Museum, don't miss a visit to Mill Cottage Museum, and take in the pleasant sights at Parnkalla Walking Trail.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Lincoln online day trip planner .

Getting from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Coffin Bay.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Tumby Bay
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Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
Winter Hill Lookout ©
Winter Hill Lookout
Mikkira Station ©
Mikkira Station

2
nights
Coffin Bay

Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Coffin Bay Lookout and then explore the striking landscape of Coffin Bay National Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Coffin Bay trip builder website .

Getting from Port Lincoln to Coffin Bay by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Coffin Bay

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Coffin Bay National Park
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Food Tours
Coffin Bay National Park ©
Coffin Bay National Park
Coffin Bay National Park ©
Coffin Bay National Park

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