9 days in South Australia Itinerary

9 days in South Australia Itinerary

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9 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Clare
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Marananga
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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.
Adelaide is known for parks, shopping, museums, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia, hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market, and contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Adelaide online attractions planner .

Sydney to Adelaide is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in September; daily highs in Adelaide reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Marananga.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Zoo ©
Adelaide Zoo

2
nights
Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Clare Valley. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): stroll through Riesling Trail, then learn about winemaking at Sevenhill Cellars, and then admire the verdant scenery at Clare Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Bungaree Station, do a tasting at Jim Barry Wines, explore and take pictures at Burra Copper Mine, then take in the exciting artwork at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, and finally do a tasting at Kilikanoon Winery.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Clare online travel planner .

You can drive from Adelaide to Clare in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Marananga.

Things to do in Clare

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Clare Valley, Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, Burra Copper Mine
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Riesling Trail ©
Riesling Trail
Sevenhill Cellars ©
Sevenhill Cellars
Clare Valley ©
Clare Valley

1
night
Marananga

Marananga ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): learn about winemaking at Peter Lehmann Wines, do a tasting at Murray Street Vineyards, and then learn about winemaking at Seppeltsfield.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Marananga trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Clare to Marananga in 1.5 hours. In October in Marananga, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Marananga

Wineries

Side Trips

Peter Lehmann Wines, Murray Street Vineyards, Seppeltsfield
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Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield
Peter Lehmann Wines ©
Peter Lehmann Wines

3
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 4th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Flinders Chase National Park. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain and then explore the striking landscape at Admirals Arch.

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Drive from Marananga to Kangaroo Island in 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Oct 3 — 6:
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Admirals Arch ©
Admirals Arch

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