30 days in South Australia Itinerary

30 days in South Australia Itinerary

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30 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  33​h
1
Coober Pedy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Mount Gambier
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Port Lincoln
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Victor Harbor
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Tanunda
— 4 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Coober Pedy is known for museums, historic sites, nature, wildlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's extreme beauty at Breakaways Conservation Park, explore and take pictures at Tom's Working Opal Mine, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Church, and identify plant and animal life at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Coober Pedy online trip maker .

Amsterdam, Holland to Coober Pedy is an approximately 33-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Coober Pedy due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 9°C in Coober Pedy. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Breakaways Conservation Park
Faye's Underground Home ©
Faye's Underground Home
Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine

4
nights
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Explore Mount Gambier's surroundings by going to Naracoorte Caves National Park (in Naracoorte), Coonawarra (Katnook Estate & Wynns Coonawarra Estate) and Penola (Petticoat Lane & Greenrise Lake). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake, get lost in a book at Mount Gambier Public Library, take in the dramatic natural features at Umpherston Sinkhole, and Head underground at Cave Gardens.

For photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Mount Gambier online trip planner .

You can fly from Coober Pedy to Mount Gambier in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Coober Pedy in June, you will find days in Mount Gambier are little chillier (15°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Coonawarra, Penola, Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park, Naracoorte Caves National Park
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 7:
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Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Umpherston Sinkhole ©
Umpherston Sinkhole

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 8th (Mon) with a shark diving experience. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Mikkira Station, stroll around Glen Forest Tourist Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Fishery Bay, and stroll through Sleaford Bay.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Port Lincoln trip itinerary planning tool .

You can fly from Mount Gambier to Port Lincoln in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Shark Diving
Mikkira Station ©
Mikkira Station
Glen Forest Tourist Park ©
Glen Forest Tourist Park

4
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 12th (Fri) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, head outdoors with Remarkable Rocks, enjoy the sand and surf at Stokes Beach, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kangaroo Island journey website .

Traveling by flight from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island takes 4 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 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

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

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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Victor Harbor: McLaren Vale (Wirra Wirra Vineyards, Fox Creek Wines, & more) and Aldinga Beach (Aldinga Beach & Aldinga Scrub Conservation Park). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Granite Island, stop by Alexandrina Cheese, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Newland Memorial Uniting Church, and take in the exciting artwork at Mt Jagged Wines.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Victor Harbor trip maker site .

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 June, daily temperatures in Victor Harbor can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Aldinga Beach, Mt Jagged Wines, Alexandrina Cheese, Basham's Beach Regional Park
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 18:
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Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Adelaide: Hahndorf (Beerenberg Farm & The Cedars). Dedicate the 22nd (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, wander the streets of Rundle Mall, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Adelaide trip itinerary maker .

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 June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Tanunda.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Michael Perry Botanic Reserve, Cleland Wildlife Park, Glenelg Pier
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Waterfall Gully ©
Waterfall Gully

4
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 out of town with these interesting Tanunda side-trips: Gorge Wildlife Park (in Cudlee Creek), National Motor Museum (in Birdwood) and Clare (Greg Cooley Wines, Gleeson Wetlands, & more). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Kalleske Wines, indulge your taste buds at Langmeil Winery, and don't miss a visit to Whispering Wall.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Tanunda route planner .

Getting from Adelaide to Tanunda by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tanunda

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Clare, Seppeltsfield, Greenock, Whispering Wall, National Motor Museum
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park
Gleeson Wetlands ©
Gleeson Wetlands

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