60 days in South Australia Itinerary

60 days in South Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Adelaide
— 10 nights
2
Kangaroo Island
— 7 nights
3
Victor Harbor
— 7 nights
4
Naracoorte
— 4 nights
5
Mount Gambier
— 6 nights
6
Port Lincoln
— 6 nights
7
Coober Pedy
— 4 nights
8
Flinders Ranges National Park
— 3 nights
9
Clare
— 6 nights
10
Tanunda
— 6 nights

10
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Adelaide: Hahndorf (Beerenberg Farm & The Cedars) and Monarto Zoo (in Monarto). Dedicate the 6th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Adelaide Oval, cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, take an in-depth tour of Migration Museum, and hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip builder.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Adelaide. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Port Adelaide, Mount Lofty Summit, Cleland Wildlife Park, Monarto Zoo
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 15:
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Wine Tours & Tastings
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

7
nights
Kangaroo Island

Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 17th (Fri) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. And it doesn't end there: see Off-Road Tours, get outside with Remarkable Rocks, relax in the rural setting at Clifford's Honey Farm, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kangaroo Island trip planner.

Getting from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island by combination of takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Parks Museums
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 22:
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Off-Road Tours
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park

7
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: Willunga (Willunga Leadlight and Glass Studio & Jungle In Willunga), McLaren Vale (Wirra Wirra Vineyards, Primo Estate, &more) and Jetty Pylons (in Port Willunga). Next up on the itinerary: relax in the rural setting at Softfoot, go for a walk through Kaiki Walk - Granite Island, stroll through Horseshoe Bay, and take an in-depth tour of Encounter Coast Discovery Centre.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Victor Harbor online trip builder.

You can drive from Kangaroo Island to Victor Harbor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Victor Harbor can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Naracoorte.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Wineries Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Port Elliot, Goolwa, Willunga, Aldinga Scrub Conservation Park
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 29:
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Softfoot ©
Softfoot
McLaren Vale III Associates ©
McLaren Vale III Associates

4
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. Change things up with these side-trips from Naracoorte: Coonawarra (Patrick of Coonawarra, Parker Coonawarra Estate, &more) and Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre (in Penola). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Naracoorte Caves National Park, see the interesting displays at Sheep's Back Museum, learn about winemaking at Bellwether, and look for gifts at Yulgilbar Wood Gallery.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Naracoorte trip planner.

You can drive from Victor Harbor to Naracoorte in 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Naracoorte

Wineries Nature Parks

Side Trips

Coonawarra, Penola
Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 2:
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Katnook Coonawarra ©
Katnook Coonawarra
Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre ©
Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre

6
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 (Beachport Old Wool and Grain Store Museum, Beachport Jetty, &more), Millicent (Millicent National Trust Museum & Millicent Swimming Lake) and Glencoe Woolshed (in Glencoe). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Schank, brush up on your military savvy at Mount Gambier Rsl War Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Robe Town Brewery.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mount Gambier tour builder app.

Traveling by car from Naracoorte to Mount Gambier takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Beachport, Robe, Millicent, Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park, Glencoe Woolshed
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 8:
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The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake
Glencoe Woolshed ©
Glencoe Woolshed
Echo Farm ©
Echo Farm

6
nights
Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln ©
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Port Lincoln: Coffin Bay (Coffin Bay National Park & Food Tours), Tumby Bay (Tumby Bay Silo Art & National Trust of S.A Museum) and Minniribbie Farm (in Wangary). And it doesn't end there: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, stroll around Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard, enjoy the sand and surf at Fishery Bay, and get engrossed in the history at Koppio Smithy Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Port Lincoln holiday planner.

Getting from Mount Gambier to Port Lincoln by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Coffin Bay, Tumby Bay, Minniribbie Farm
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 14:
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Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
Shark Diving
Koppio Smithy Museum ©
Koppio Smithy Museum

4
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Coober Pedy is known for museums, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum, stop by Opalios, identify plant and animal life at Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park, and see the interesting displays at Faye's Underground Home.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Coober Pedy day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Port Lincoln to Coober Pedy takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Coober Pedy can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Flinders Ranges National Park.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 18:
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Serbian Orthodox Church ©
Serbian Orthodox Church
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum
Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park

3
nights
Flinders Ranges National Park

Flinders Ranges National Park ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Flinders Ranges National Park: Wangara Lookout (in Wilpena) and Flinders Ranges National Park (in Hawker).

Plan my day in Flinders Ranges National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Coober Pedy to Flinders Ranges National Park in 8 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Clare.

Things to do in Flinders Ranges National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Wangara Lookout, Flinders Ranges National Park
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 21:
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Wilpena Pound ©
Wilpena Pound
Heritage Blinman Mine ©
Heritage Blinman Mine
Wangara Lookout ©
Wangara Lookout

6
nights
Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Clare: Burra Railway Station (in Burra), Peterborough (Peterborough Printing Works, Peterborough Motorcycle & Antique Museum, &more) and Moonta (Moonta Heritage Trail 38, Moonta Mines Museum, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Bungaree Station, do a tasting at Penna Lane Wines, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Aloysius Church, and view the masterpieces at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage.

Plan trip to Clare with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Flinders Ranges National Park to Clare in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tanunda.

Things to do in Clare

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Peterborough, Moonta, Sevenhill, Leasingham, Mintaro
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 27:
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Sussex Squire Wines ©
Sussex Squire Wines
Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre ©
Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre
Bungaree Station ©
Bungaree Station

6
nights
Tanunda

Tanunda ©
One of the cities of the Barossa Valley wine-producing region, Tanunda has an easygoing atmosphere stemming from its close connection with agriculture and viniculture.
Explore Tanunda's surroundings by going to National Motor Museum (in Birdwood) and Gorge Wildlife Park (in Cudlee Creek). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Langmeil Winery, do a tasting at Kies Family Wines, and make a trip to Whispering Wall.

To find ratings and tourist information, read our Tanunda trip planner.

Getting from Clare to Tanunda by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Tanunda sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Tanunda

Wineries Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Nuriootpa, Angaston, Seppeltsfield, Greenock, Whispering Wall
Find places to stay Aug 27 — Sep 2:
Highlights from your plan
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery
Rockford Winery ©
Rockford Winery
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park

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