10 days in South Australia Itinerary

10 days in South Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Australia travel route builder

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Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive
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Port Augusta
— 1 night
Drive
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Ceduna
— 2 nights
Drive
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Streaky Bay
— 1 day
Drive
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Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Drive
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Whyalla
— 1 night
Drive
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Adelaide
— 1 night

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Adelaide

— 2 nights
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Adelaide day trip website.

Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Adelaide

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Wineries
Highlights from your trip

Port Augusta

— 1 night
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
On the 1st (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, then get great views at Water Tower Lookout, and then take some stellar pictures from Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Port Augusta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Adelaide to Port Augusta takes 3.5 hours. In December in Port Augusta, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ceduna.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks

Side Trip

Ceduna

— 2 nights
Ceduna is a town in South Australia located on the shores of Murat Bay on the west coast of Eyre Peninsula. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): work some fitness into your day at Goog's Track, then admire the masterpieces at Arts Ceduna, and then don't miss a visit to Ceduna Jetty.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ceduna trip builder app.

You can drive from Port Augusta to Ceduna in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. December in Ceduna sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Streaky Bay.

Things to do in Ceduna

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your trip

Streaky Bay

— 1 day
Streaky Bay is a coastal town on the western side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia just off the Flinders Highway 303 km north west of Port Lincoln and 727 km by road from Adelaide. On the 4th (Sat), get outside with Murphys Haystacks, then stroll around Islands Caravan Park, and then see the interesting displays at Great White Shark Replica.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Streaky Bay tour planner.

You can drive from Ceduna to Streaky Bay in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Streaky Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Port Lincoln

— 2 nights
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard, then cruise along Winter Hill Lookout, and finally make a trip to The Old Mill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Lincoln trip maker.

You can drive from Streaky Bay to Port Lincoln in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Whyalla.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Whyalla

— 1 night
Whyalla is the third most populous city in the Australian state of South Australia after Adelaide and Mount Gambier. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at Whyalla Maritime Museum and then cruise along Hummock Hill Lookout.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Whyalla trip maker.

Getting from Port Lincoln to Whyalla by car takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Whyalla

Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Adelaide

— 1 night
On the 8th (Wed), appreciate the history behind The Rundle Mall Pigs, contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Adelaide trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Whyalla to Adelaide takes 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks · Historic Sites

South Australia travel guide

4.5
Wineries & Vineyards · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
Largely arid or semi-arid in terms of its climate and geography, South Australia nevertheless boasts several picturesque mountain ranges and grasslands, particularly in its coastal region. Founded in 1836 as a planned colonial province rather than a penal settlement, South Australia has a slightly different modern history than Australia’s other states. Economically prosperous and culturally rich, South Australia boasts a confident, easygoing personality.