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Taste of South Australia

Take an unforgettable 11 day journey from Adelaide to the Barossa Valley. Visit Kangaroo Island and discover one of the Australia's best wine regions.

11 Day
From (AUD)
$ 4,595
  • 2018/2019 Adelaide > Adelaide

    Earthly delights

    Celebrate the diverse range of flavours, culture, wildlife and landscapes on offer as you explore this beautiful state. With big blue skies, lush green valleys, rugged ancient plains, cosmopolitan cityscapes and wide stretches of incredible coastline, South Australia is a revelation.

    After sampling the refined elegance of Adelaide, venture back in time to the 540 million-year-old Wilpena Pound landscape. The sheer magnitude of this extraordinary place will stay with you forever. The delights of the Clare and Barossa Valleys await as you make your way through this charming world-class wine region. Sample the finest reds and whites and discover the intricacies of wine-making. The wonders keep coming when you arrive on Kangaroo Island. Cheese, honey and even more wine can be found here, along with an incredible collection of wildlife – sea lions and little penguin colonies, migrating whales and rare bird life, wallabies, echidnas and plenty of kangaroos and koalas.

    Tour Code:

    TSA

    Duration:

    11 Days

    Departure City:

    Adelaide

    Return City:

    Adelaide

  • 11 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Adelaide
      Highlights:
      Welcome dinner

      Welcome to Adelaide, South Australia’s capital, renowned for its gourmet delights and thriving culture. Transfer to your hotel, your home for the next two nights, and enjoy a welcome dinner to celebrate the wonders of South Australia with your travel companions

      Meals included: Dinner

    • Day 2 - Adelaide
      Highlights:
      Freechoice
      Freechoice

      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

    • Day 3 - Adelaide > Flinders Ranges
      Highlights:
      Port Augusta, Sundowners

      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.

      Sundowners

      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

    • Day 4 - Flinders Ranges
      Highlights:
      Enrich - Wilpena Pound

      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.)

      Enrich

      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

    • Day 5 - Flinders Ranges > Barossa Valley
      Highlights:
      Clare 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

    • Day 6 - Barossa Valley
      Highlights:
      Barossa Valley Wineries

      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

    • Day 7 - Barossa Valley > Kangaroo Island
      Highlights:
      Hahndorf

      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

    • Day 8 - Kangaroo Island
      Highlights:
      Seal Bay and Remarkable Rocks

      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

    • Day 9 - Kangaroo Island:
      Highlights:
      Enrich - Flavours of Kangaroo Island
      Enrich

      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

    • Day 10 - Kangaroo Island > Adelaide
      Highlights:
      McLaren Vale

      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

    • Day 11 - Adelaide
      Highlights:
      Farewell

      It’s time to say goodbye to your new friends and the tastes of South Australia.

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    Scenic highlights
    • 2 exclusive Enrich experiences
    • Your choice of 4 Freechoice activities
    • 1 Sundowners event
    • 1 memorable Special Stay
    • 22 meals – 10 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 8 dinners