20 days in South Australia Itinerary

20 days in South Australia Itinerary

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1
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
2
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
3
Mount Gambier
— 3 nights
4
Seppeltsfield
— 2 nights
5
Victor Harbor
— 3 nights
6
Adelaide
— 4 nights

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Kangaroo Island is known for wildlife, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Flinders Chase National Park, see Off-Road Tours, head outdoors with Remarkable Rocks, and identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kangaroo Island trip maker.

Helsinki, Finland to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST), which is usually a 7.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Off-Road Tours
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park

2
nights
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 17th (Fri): cruise along Winter Hill Lookout, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, thenstop by Eyre Peninsula Book Bazaar, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, make a trip to The Old Mill, go for a walk through Parnkalla Walking Trail, and then kick back and relax at Sleaford Bay.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Port Lincoln trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Food Tours
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Shark Diving
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
Food Tours

3
nights
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mount Gambier: Naracoorte Caves National Park (in Naracoorte), Robe Beach (in Robe) and Beachport Surf Beach (in Beachport). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake, browse the collection at Mount Gambier Public Library, explore the striking landscape at Umpherston Sinkhole, and kick back and relax at Southend Beach.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Mount Gambier trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Port Lincoln to Mount Gambier by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In January, daily temperatures in Mount Gambier can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seppeltsfield.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Southend Beach, Naracoorte Caves National Park, Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park, Robe Beach, Beachport Surf Beach
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The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park ©
Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park

2
nights
Seppeltsfield

Seppeltsfield ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): learn about winemaking at Murray Street Vineyards, do a tasting at Kalleske Wines, thendo a tasting at Seppeltsfield, and finally learn about winemaking at Yelland & Papps. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Tscharke's Place, contemplate the long history of Langmeil Winery, thendo a tasting at Rockford Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at Soul Growers.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Seppeltsfield trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Mount Gambier to Seppeltsfield takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Mount Gambier in January, with highs in Seppeltsfield at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Seppeltsfield

Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tanunda, Greenock, Yelland & Papps, Tscharke's Place
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Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery

3
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 Victor Harbor's surroundings by going to Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach), Carrickalinga Beach (in Carrickalinga) and McLaren Vale (Fox Creek Wines, Primo Estate, &more). There's much more to do: head off the coast to Granite Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Horseshoe Bay, make a trip to Kaiki Walk - Granite Island, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Port Victor Historic Walk.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Victor Harbor travel route builder tool.

Traveling by car from Seppeltsfield to Victor Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In January in Victor Harbor, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Wineries Beaches

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Aldinga Beach, Carrickalinga Beach, Horseshoe Bay
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Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines

4
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 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: catch a live event at Adelaide Oval, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia, look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, and shop like a local with Rundle Mall.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Adelaide vacation planning site.

You can drive from Victor Harbor to Adelaide in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January in Adelaide, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Zoo ©
Adelaide Zoo
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden

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