6 days in South Australia Itinerary

6 days in South Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Australia itinerary planner

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Seppeltsfield
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Auburn
— 2 nights
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Mintaro
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Burra
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Clare
— 3 nights
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Sevenhill
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Seppeltsfield

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Seppeltsfield visit planner.

Adelaide to Seppeltsfield is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Seppeltsfield are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. You will leave for Auburn on the 14th (Mon).

Things to do in Seppeltsfield

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Auburn

— 2 nights
Auburn is a small town in the southern edge of the Clare Valley, in the Mid North of South Australia.It lies in the northern Mount Lofty Ranges just east of the Skilly Hills. Mount Horrocks Wines has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): look for gifts at Mount Horrocks Wines, then do a tasting at Taylors Wines, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Rattler Trail. On the next day, do a tasting at Grosset Wines, take in the exciting artwork at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, and then do a tasting at Claymore Wines.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Auburn online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Seppeltsfield to Auburn in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Mintaro.

Things to do in Auburn

Wineries · Shopping · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Mintaro

Mintaro is an historic town in the eastern Clare Valley, about 128 km north of Adelaide, South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): look for gifts at Mintaro Wines and then steep yourself in history at Martindale Hall Historic Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mintaro online attractions planner.

Mintaro is very close to Auburn. On the 16th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Burra.

Things to do in Mintaro

Shopping · Historic Sites

Burra

Burra is a pastoral centre and historic tourist town in the mid-north of South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): look for gifts at Thorogoods Fine Apple Wine.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Burra day trip planning website.

Burra is very close to Mintaro. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Clare.

Things to do in Burra

Shopping

Clare

— 3 nights
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Sevenhill Cellars, do a tasting at Eldredge Vineyards, learn about winemaking at Greg Cooley Wines, then shop like a local with Clare Valley Art Gallery, and finally stroll through Riesling Trail. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Bungaree Station, learn about winemaking at Sussex Squire Wines, do a tasting at Kilikanoon Winery Clare Valley, then learn about winemaking at Penna Lane Wines, then do a tasting at Mitchell Winery, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Richardson Park Playspace.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Clare online holiday planner.

Getting from Burra to Clare by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. On the 19th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sevenhill.

Things to do in Clare

Wineries · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Sevenhill

On the 19th (Sat), learn about winemaking at Pikes Wines and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Aloysius Church.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sevenhill online trip planner.

Sevenhill is just a stone's throw from Clare. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Sevenhill

Wineries · Historic Sites

South Australia travel guide

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Wineries & Vineyards · Nature & Parks · 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.