8 days in Adelaide Hills & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

8 days in Adelaide Hills & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

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8 days in Adelaide Hills & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Drive:  30​min
1
Hahndorf
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Adelaide

5
nights
Hahndorf

Hahndorf ©
Hahndorf is a small town in the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia. Attractions like Cleland Wildlife Park and Gorge Wildlife Park make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Hahndorf side-trips: Goolwa Soldiers Memorial (in Goolwa), Victor Harbor (Urimbirra Wildlife Park & Granite Island) and Monarto Zoo (in Monarto). There's still lots to do: do a tasting at Chateau Tanunda, admire all the interesting features of Beerenberg Farm, take some stellar pictures from Mount Lofty Summit, and see the interesting displays at National Motor Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hahndorf travel route website .

Adelaide to Hahndorf is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In April in Hahndorf, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Hahndorf

Parks Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

Tanunda, Victor Harbor, Ashton Hills Vineyard, Mount Lofty Summit, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Monarto Zoo ©
Monarto Zoo

2
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
On the 26th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Flinders Chase National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire all the interesting features of Island Pure Sheep Dairy, then look for all kinds of wild species at Raptor Domain, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Admirals Arch.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island route maker .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Hahndorf to Kangaroo Island in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Admirals Arch ©
Admirals Arch

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