29 days in South Australia Itinerary

29 days in South Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Australia trip itinerary builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

29 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  26​h
1
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Victor Harbor
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Kangaroo Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Mount Gambier
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Naracoorte
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
7
Greenock
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  28​h
End: Amsterdam

4
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.
Step out of Adelaide to go to Hahndorf and see The Cedars, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Dedicate the 16th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take a stroll through Rundle Mall, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Adelaide Zoo.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Adelaide tour builder website .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Adelaide is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) is 8 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in February, with highs in Adelaide at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Adelaide

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trips

The Cedars, Cleland Wildlife Park, Glenelg Pier
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

4
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. Venture out of the city with trips to McLaren Vale (Dog Ridge Winery, Primo Estate, & more), Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach) and Carrickalinga Beach (in Carrickalinga). And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Granite Island, don't miss a visit to Inman River Walk, see the interesting displays at Southern Fleurieu Historical Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Horseshoe Bay.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Victor Harbor online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Adelaide to Victor Harbor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Port Elliot, Carrickalinga Beach, Aldinga Beach
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines
Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate

5
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 24th (Sun) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Bay Conservation Park, experience rural life at Clifford's Honey Farm, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at KI Spirits, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Stokes Beach.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kangaroo Island day trip planning site .

Getting from Victor Harbor to Kangaroo Island by combination of car and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

2
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience. On the next day, take in the pleasant sights at Parnkalla Walking Trail, then don't miss a visit to The Old Mill, then take a memorable drive along Winter Hill Lookout, and finally see the interesting displays at Axel Stenross Maritime Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Port Lincoln trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 2:
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Axel Stenross Maritime Museum ©
Axel Stenross Maritime Museum
Winter Hill Lookout ©
Winter Hill Lookout

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: Beachport (Beachport Jetty & Beachport Surf Beach). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake, enjoy breathtaking views from Centenary Tower, relax in the rural setting at Echo Farm, and browse the collection at Mount Gambier Public Library.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Mount Gambier road trip planner.

Getting from Port Lincoln to Mount Gambier by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. In March, daytime highs in Mount Gambier are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Naracoorte.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Beachport, Port MacDonnell
Find places to stay Mar 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Umpherston Sinkhole ©
Umpherston Sinkhole
Beachport Surf Beach ©
Beachport Surf Beach

3
nights
Naracoorte

Naracoorte ©
Naracoorte is a town in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia, approximately 336 kilometres south-east of Adelaide and 100 kilometres north of Mount Gambier on the Riddoch Highway .HistoryNaracoorte was formed from the merger of two towns, Kincraig, founded in 1845 by Scottish explorer William Macintosh, and Narracoorte, established as a government settlement in 1847. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naracoorte: Penola (Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre & Koonara Wines) and Coonawarra (Majella Wines, Rymill Coonawarra, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Naracoorte Caves National Park, trek along Black Cockatoo Bush Camp Hiking Trails, and look for gifts at Yulgilbar Wood Gallery.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Naracoorte trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mount Gambier to Naracoorte takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Greenock.

Things to do in Naracoorte

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Coonawarra, Penola
Find places to stay Mar 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Penley Estate ©
Penley Estate
Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
Yulgilbar Wood Gallery ©
Yulgilbar Wood Gallery

4
nights
Greenock

Greenock ©
Greenock is known for wineries, breweries, museums, classes, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Murray Street Vineyards, take an in-depth tour of Kapunda Historical Society Museum, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Greenock trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Naracoorte to Greenock takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In March, daily temperatures in Greenock can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Greenock

Wineries Tours Museums

Side Trips

Seppeltsfield, Nuriootpa, Marananga, Kapunda Historical Society Museum
Find places to stay Mar 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield

Similar Plans

30 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 36 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 52 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 58 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM CANADA November, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in South Australia, Melbourne & Sydney BY A USER FROM CANADA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 27 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM SWEDEN February, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 1 day in South Australia BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in South Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Find a travel specialist
TRAVEL AGENT