26 days in Greater Adelaide, Kangaroo Island & Greater Melbourne Itinerary

26 days in Greater Adelaide, Kangaroo Island & Greater Melbourne Itinerary

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26 days in Greater Adelaide, Kangaroo Island & Greater Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly:  24​h
1
Adelaide
— 9 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 8 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
St Kilda
— 6 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Zurich

9
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.
Relax by the water at Glenelg Beach and Henley Beach. Adelaide Oval and South Australian Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Adelaide's surroundings by going to Hahndorf (Hahndorf Fruit and Veg Market, The Cedars, & more), National Motor Museum (in Birdwood) and McLaren Vale (Old Oval Estate, Wirra Wirra Vineyards, & more). Dedicate the 8th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, learn about winemaking at National Wine Centre of Australia, take a stroll through Rundle Mall, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Adelaide road trip website .

Zurich, Switzerland to Adelaide is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Zurich to Adelaide due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Zurich, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Adelaide, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Hahndorf, Port Adelaide, Port Noarlunga Reef, Glenelg Beach
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Adelaide Central Market ©
Adelaide Central Market
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

8
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Shop till you drop at Drift On Bliss and Fine Art Kangaroo Island. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Stokes Beach and Browns Beach. Spend the 16th (Sat) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. Spend the 21st (Thu) exploring nature at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, do a tasting at Dudley Cellar Door, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kangaroo Island Spirits, and enjoy the sea views from Cape Willoughby Lighthouse Keepers Heritage Accommodation.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kangaroo Island trip itinerary maker app .

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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to St Kilda.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park

6
nights
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Get some cultural insight at Scienceworks and Rippon Lea Estate. Do your shopping at McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park and SaraDar Therapeutic and Thai Massage & Art Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to RAAF Museum (in Point Cook), Truganina Explosives Reserve (in Altona) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Williamstown Uniting Church, take an in-depth tour of Jewish Holocaust Centre, and do a tasting at TreAnd.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the St Kilda trip itinerary maker tool .

Fly from Kangaroo Island to St Kilda in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In November in St Kilda, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St Kilda

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Altona, Brighton, Spotswood, Elsternwick, TreAnd
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach

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