8 days in South Australia Itinerary

8 days in South Australia Itinerary

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8 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Port Lincoln
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Marananga
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Port Lincoln

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 (Mon): look for gifts at Boston Bay Wines, then cruise along Winter Hill Lookout, and then don't miss a visit to The Old Mill.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Port Lincoln trip planner .

Sydney to Port Lincoln is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
Winter Hill Lookout ©
Winter Hill Lookout
Boston Bay Wines ©
Boston Bay Wines

2
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.
On the 3rd (Wed), stroll through Adelaide Zoo, then savor the flavors at Haigh's Chocolates Glenelg, and then kick back and relax at Aldinga Beach. Keep things going the next day: hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market, then admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, then don't miss a visit to Rundle Mall, and finally steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Port Lincoln to Adelaide takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Adelaide are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Marananga.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Shopping Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Haigh's Chocolates Glenelg, Aldinga Beach
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Adelaide Zoo ©
Adelaide Zoo
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Rundle Mall
Rundle Mall

4
nights
Marananga

Marananga ©
Marananga is known for wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about winemaking at Murray Street Vineyards.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Marananga vacation builder app .

Drive from Adelaide to Marananga in 1.5 hours. October in Marananga sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marananga

Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tanunda, Greenock, Seppeltsfield, Flaxman Wines, Wolf Blass
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery

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