A scenic drive through South Australia, full of glorious wineries, rolling countryside, and beautiful villages hidden within the rugged Adelaide Hills.
About this independent tour
SUGGESTED SELF-DRIVE ROUTE
6 nights Adelaide round-trip
• Barossa 2 nights
• McLaren Vale 2 nights
• Kangaroo Island 2 nights
BAROSSA Travel via the Chain of Ponds to the Barossa Valley, one of Australia’s most significant wine- producing regions. Renowned for its excellent Shiraz and Eden Valley Riesling, the region is home to many well-known wine producers like the Saltram Wine Estate and Jacob’s Creek.
ADELAIDE HILLS Venture through the rugged beauty of the Adelaide Hills to explore some of the vineyards and orchards that frequent the area. Spend time in the historic town of Hahndorf, the oldest surviving German settlement in Australia. Amble down the bustling main street to sample some of the delicious traditional delicacies that line the paths. Continue on to Strathalbyn, one of the prettiest and most charming towns in South Australia. For a leisurely afternoon, we recommend exploring the town’s thriving collection of galleries, antique stores, historic architecture and cafés.
KANGAROO ISLAND The third largest island in Australia, Kangaroo Island has spectacular coastal scenery and landscapes, national parks and abundant wildlife experiences. A majestic combination of sun and sea and native flora and fauna, visit Seal Bay Conservation Park for a chance to see sea lions, and explore the unusual formations of the Remarkable Rocks in the stunning Flinders National Park. Relax among the secluded beaches of the northern coastline or take a leisurely stroll on a guided Koala Walk for the chance to see the marsupial native relaxing in its indigenous environment.