8 days in Adelaide, Victor Harbor & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

8 days in Adelaide, Victor Harbor & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Australia trip itinerary planner

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

Route & dates

8 days in Adelaide, Victor Harbor & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
1
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Victor Harbor
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Kangaroo Island
— 2 nights
End: Kangaroo Island

3
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.
Step out of Adelaide with an excursion to The Cedars in Hahndorf--about 32 minutes away. Dedicate the 3rd (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Adelaide Zoo, get engrossed in the history at South Australian Museum, and stop by Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Adelaide travel route planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Adelaide International Airport. In November in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

2
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. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): do a tasting at Fox Creek Wines, then kick back and relax at Aldinga Beach, and then step off the mainland to explore Granite Island. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Urimbirra Wildlife Park, do a tasting at Wirra Wirra Vineyards, and then learn about winemaking at d'Arenberg.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Victor Harbor trip planner .

Getting from Adelaide to Victor Harbor by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, daytime highs in Victor Harbor are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Wineries Beaches

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Aldinga Beach
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach

2
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Flinders Chase National Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kangaroo Island road trip tool .

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Victor Harbor to Kangaroo Island in 2.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Nature Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Island Pure Sheep Dairy ©
Island Pure Sheep Dairy

Similar Plans

11 days in Adelaide BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Adelaide & Kangaroo Island BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Adelaide BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 20 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 7 days in Adelaide BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Adelaide BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Adelaide & Melbourne BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Adelaide BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 22 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Adelaide BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Queensland & Adelaide BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans