Tastes of South Australia

South Australia is home to the country's 'most liveable city', Adelaide. But if you want to be really inspired, you have to escape the hum of civilisation.

17 Days
Adelaide to Adelaide
From (GBP)
£ 4,295
£ 3,920
Dates & Pricing

2018/2019 Adelaide > Adelaide

Tour Map
Tour Code:
DTSA
Duration:
17 days
Departure City:
Adelaide
Return City:
Adelaide

17 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Depart the UK

    Fly with a world-renowned airline from London Heathrow, Manchester, Newcastle, Birmingham or Glasgow for a three-night stopover. Please enquire for stopover and airline options.

    Meals: on board meal service and complimentary bar service.

  2. Day 2 - Stopover

    Upon arrival at your stopover destination, you’ll be met by a local representative and transferred to your hotel before free time to explore.

    Meals: on board meal service and complimentary bar service.

  3. Day 3 - Stopover

    After breakfast, take the time to explore independently.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  4. Day 4 - Stopover

    Once you’ve enjoyed a leisurely breakfast, the day is yours to discover everything your destination has to offer.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  5. Day 5 - Onwards to Adelaide

    Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and some free time before an onward flight to Adelaide.

    Meals: B, on board meal service and complimentary bar service.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  6. Day 6 - Adelaide

    Welcome to Adelaide, the wine capital of Australia. Between the bustling markets, colonial elegance and relaxing green parklands, you’ll discover a city driven by cultural growth, but by no means bound by it. After arriving at the airport, you will be transferred to your hotel, your home for the next two nights. You’re invited to celebrate your arrival and the amazing journey ahead of you at a welcome dinner with your Scenic travelling companions.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Adelaide

    Discover the history and culture of Adelaide on a guided walk or taste your way through the Adelaide Central Markets. Alternatively, take an Adelaide city sights tour which includes the famous, newly renovated Adelaide Oval or a Torrens River cruise with a visit to the Adelaide Zoo.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  8. Day 8 - Adelaide > Flinders Ranges

    Travelling north, stop in Port Augusta, situated on the quiet waterways of the Spencer Gulf. Visit the Wadlata Outback Centre and travel through the ‘Tunnel of Time’ to learn about life in the outback. Journey into the beautiful Flinders Ranges National Park and your accommodation for the next two nights.

    Watch the sunset, drink in hand from Stokes Hill, which offers spectacular panoramic views of Wilpena Pound and the surrounding ranges.

    Optional luxury camp stay - Choose to upgrade to an Ikara Safari Tent. (Additional expense, must be pre-booked.)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Flinders Ranges

    With rugged mountain scenery, peaceful gorges and a huge array of wildlife and flora, the Flinders Ranges is a wonderful showcase of the Australian outback.

     Optional flight - Optional flight over Wilpena Pound available today. (Additional expense.)

    In a 4WD, venture with your local guide to Wilpena Pound. Hear stories about this natural amphitheatre, used as ‘The Meeting Place’ by the Adnyamathanha people for tens of thousands of years, then as a natural lifestock enclosure by early pastoralists.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Flinders Ranges > Barossa Valley

    Explore the picturesque Clare Valley, one of the oldest wine regions in Australia and home to an emerging food scene. Between the wine regions of Clare and the Barossa you’ll visit Kapunda, a town with a rich and interesting history. Enjoy the panoramic views from your accommodation in the Barossa Valley for the next two nights.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Barossa Valley

    Spend the day discovering the Barossa Valley’s famous drop. Appreciate the chance to try wine from the year of your birth at Seppeltsfield before lunch, then take a vineyard tour of the award winning Jacob’s Creek Winery.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Barossa Valley > Kangaroo Island

    Visit the lovely town of Hahndorf, settled by German immigrants, where their influence is still visible. Try the local apple strudel made to a traditional German recipe. Continue to Cape Jervis, where you’ll board the ferry for Kangaroo Island and make your way to Kingscote on the south side of the island to your hotel, your accommodation for the next three nights.

    Optional lodge stay - Optional upgrade to the award-winning Southern Ocean lodge. This will substitute accommodation and touring activities. (Additional expense, must be booked before departure.)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Kangaroo Island

    Be inspired by the scenery at Flinders Chase National Park. Admiral’s Arch and Remarkable Rocks are great photo opportunities. A special encounter awaits at Seal Bay, home to the third largest sea lion colony in Australia, where you’ll meet your conservation guide for a walk amongst the seals.
    If you are quiet you might even hear them talking.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Kangaroo Island:

    Tantalise your taste buds as your local epicurean guide introduces you to the magnificent tastes of Kangaroo Island – gourmet cheese, honey and wine, all unique to this amazing island.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  15. Day 15 - Kangaroo Island > Adelaide

    Your ferry trip this morning will bring you back to the mainland. We head via McLaren Vale to Glenelg, a beachside suburb of Adelaide, where you will enjoy a Special Stay, providing you with a chance to reflect on your adventures over a farewell dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Glenelg > UK

    It’s time to say goodbye to your new- found friends and the tastes of South Australia. If you’re not ready for your journey to end, we can arrange an inbound stopover in one of many exciting destinations, see enquire for details. Alternatively, extend your visit and stay in Australia for three extra nights, please call for details.

    Meals: on board meal service and complimentary bar service.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  17. Day 17 - Arrive UK

    Welcome home.

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