28 days in South Australia Itinerary

28 days in South Australia Itinerary

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28 days in South Australia Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
1
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Greenock
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Coober Pedy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
5
Port Lincoln
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Mount Gambier
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Naracoorte
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
Victor Harbor
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Adelaide

4
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
When in Adelaide, make a side trip to see The Cedars in Hahndorf, approximately 30 minutes away. Dedicate the 2nd (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum, meet the residents at Adelaide Zoo, and hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Adelaide itinerary app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Adelaide. March in Adelaide sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Greenock.

Things to do in Adelaide

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars, Glenelg Pier
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

1
night
Greenock

Greenock ©
On the 6th (Wed), learn about winemaking at Murray Street Vineyards, learn about winemaking at Kalleske Wines, then do a tasting at Seppeltsfield, and finally do a tasting at Whistler Wines.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Greenock trip builder tool .

You can drive from Adelaide to Greenock in 1.5 hours. In March in Greenock, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Greenock

Wineries

Side Trips

Whistler Wines, Seppeltsfield
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield

3
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Coober Pedy is known for museums, historic sites, nature, wildlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Old Timers Mine, pause for some serene contemplation at Catacomb Church, admire the striking features of Faye's Underground Home, and get engrossed in the history at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Coober Pedy trip itinerary builder app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Greenock to Coober Pedy. Traveling from Greenock in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Coober Pedy: highs are around 38°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Breakaways Conservation Park
Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine
Faye's Underground Home ©
Faye's Underground Home

5
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 10th (Sun) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Bay Conservation Park, Head underground at Kelly Hill Caves, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kangaroo Island Spirits, and take in the dramatic natural features at Admirals Arch.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Kangaroo Island fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by flight from Coober Pedy to Kangaroo Island takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

4
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Go for a jaunt from Port Lincoln to Coffin Bay to see Food Tours about 32 minutes away. Spend a fascinating day underwater on the 15th (Fri) with a shark diving experience. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Mikkira Station, go for a walk through Parnkalla Walking Trail, look for gifts at Boston Bay Wines, and don't miss a visit to The Old Mill.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Port Lincoln sightseeing planning app .

Traveling by flight from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Food Tours
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Shark Diving
Food Tours
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay

3
nights
Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mount Gambier: Beachport Surf Beach (in Beachport) and Lake McIntyre (in Millicent). There's much more to do: explore the activities along The Blue Lake, Head underground at Ewens Pond, take in the dramatic natural features at Umpherston Sinkhole, and browse the collection at Mount Gambier Public Library.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mount Gambier trip planning website .

You can fly from Port Lincoln to Mount Gambier in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In March in Mount Gambier, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Naracoorte.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Port MacDonnell, Beachport Surf Beach, Lake McIntyre
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The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Umpherston Sinkhole ©
Umpherston Sinkhole
Beachport Surf Beach ©
Beachport Surf Beach

3
nights
Naracoorte

Naracoorte ©
Naracoorte is a town in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia, approximately 336 kilometres south-east of Adelaide and 100 kilometres north of Mount Gambier on the Riddoch Highway .HistoryNaracoorte was formed from the merger of two towns, Kincraig, founded in 1845 by Scottish explorer William Macintosh, and Narracoorte, established as a government settlement in 1847. Get out of town with these interesting Naracoorte side-trips: Coonawarra (Penley Estate, Parker Coonawarra Estate, & more) and Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre (in Penola). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Naracoorte Caves National Park, stop by Yulgilbar Wood Gallery, and hike along Black Cockatoo Bush Camp Hiking Trails.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Naracoorte online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Mount Gambier to Naracoorte in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Naracoorte

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Coonawarra, Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre
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Penley Estate ©
Penley Estate
Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
Yulgilbar Wood Gallery ©
Yulgilbar Wood Gallery

4
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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Victor Harbor: Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach), Carrickalinga Beach (in Carrickalinga) and McLaren Vale (Primo Estate, Fox Creek Wines, & more). There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Granite Island, view the masterpieces at Mt Jagged Wines, identify plant and animal life at Softfoot, and kick back and relax at Horseshoe Bay.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Victor Harbor trip planner.

You can drive from Naracoorte to Victor Harbor in 4 hours. March in Victor Harbor sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Mt Jagged Wines, Carrickalinga Beach, The Goolwa Barrage, Aldinga Beach
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Granite Island ©
Granite Island
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines
Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate

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