VINEYARD AND KANGAROO ISLAND ESCAPE
Routing: Adelaideto Adelaide
Duration: 7 Days
From AUD$1,320.00* per person, based on standard double/twin share accommodation.
Includes: 6 nights’ accommodation, 7 days unlimited km use of a compact sized car in Adelaide, return ferry between Cape Jervis and Kangaroo Island and fully detailed itinerary with local and regional maps.
From AUD$1,630.00* per person, based on superior double/twin share accommodation.
Includes: 6 nights’ accommodation, 7 days unlimited km use of a compact sized car in Adelaide, full breakfast in Barossa Valley, return ferry between Cape Jervis and Kangaroo Island and fully detailed itinerary with local and regional maps.
From AUD$2,150.00* per person, based on boutique double/twin share accommodation.
Includes: 6 nights’ accommodation, 7 days unlimited km use of a compact sized car in Adelaide, full breakfast in Barossa Valley, light breakfast in McLaren Vale, continental breakfast in Kangaroo Island, return ferry between Cape Jervis and Kangaroo Island and fully detailed itinerary with local and regional maps.
DAY 01: Adelaide to Barossa (60 km)
Collect your vehicle and commence and travel via the Chain of Ponds to the Barossa, one of Australia’s most significant wine regions. The Barossa is famous for its Shiraz, Eden Valley Riesling and other premium wines, regional produce and acclaimed restaurants. Visit well known wine producers such as Penfolds Barossa, Saltram Wine Estate, Wolf Blass and Jacob’s Creek.
DAY 02: Barossa
Today is at leisure to further explore this famous wine region. Follow one of the many food and wine trails, visit the local farmer’s markets or stop in to taste gourmet local produce at Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop. If it’s a more relaxing day you prefer, browse the galleries and museums of the Barossa or play a round of golf.
DAY 03: Barossa to McLaren Vale (105 km)
Travel through the Adelaide Hills to explore some of the 33 cellar doors, vineyards and orchards. Stop at Hahndorf, the oldest surviving German settlement in Australia and sample traditional small goods or visit one of the German bakeries that line the main street. Continue onto Strathalbyn, a pretty town with many galleries, antique stores, historic architecture and cafés, before arriving at McLaren Vale.
DAY 04: McLaren Vale
A full day to explore the famous wine region of McLaren Vale, known for its Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Merlot and Chardonnay. The region also produces exceptional fruits, olives, almonds and cheeses.
DAY 05: McLaren Vale to Kangaroo Island (74 km) Penneshaw (at Ferry terminal) to American River 40km; Flinders Chase 150km
Make your way to Cape Jervis for a 45 minute ferry to Kangaroo Island. The island is Australia’s third largest, boasting spectacular coastal scenery and landscapes, national parks, an array of local industries and abundant wildlife experiences. Visit Seal Bay Conservation Park for a chance to walk amongst Sea Lions, see the dramatic formations of Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch in Flinders National Park.
DAY 06: Kangaroo Island
Continue exploring the island at leisure. Visit the beautiful secluded beaches of the north coast or enjoy the island’s locally produced sheep cheeses and yoghurt, wine, eucalyptus oil, honey and delicious seafood. For a hit of adventure, visit Little Sahara and surf down huge sand dunes.
DAY 07: Kangaroo Island to Adelaide (107 km) Penneshaw (at Ferry terminal) from American River 40km; Flinders Chase 150km
Depart Kangaroo Island, taking the ferry from Penneshaw to Cape Jervis. Return to Adelaide at leisure.
Note your car is booked until tomorrow and should be dropped off at the city or airport, by the same time as it was picked up
on Day 1, to avoid any additional charges
*Prices are subject to availability and conditions apply. Valid until 31 March, 2021. For dates after this or if you would like to make any changes, please contact us direct for a quote.