6 Days City, Barossa Wine, Murray River & Kangaroo Island Wild tour

6 Days City, Barossa Wine, Murray River & Kangaroo Island Wild tour

Discover Adelaide's stunning beaches, tour the Barossa and explore the Mighty Murray River! This tour has it all and you don't have to drive anywhere! Enjoy Adelaide's beaches, South Australia's famous Barossa wine region, touring Kangaroo Island, South Australia's nature playground. If you are senior why not swap the Kangaroo island premium Hotel accommodated tour.

Tour Highlights

  • CITY Highlights
  • Henley Beach and Glenelg
  • Barossa Valley Winery
  • Kangaroo Island
  • Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Flinders Chase National Park
  • Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch
  • Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery

Tour Info

Code AI-BWK6
Style
  • Short break
  • Combined tour
Duration 6 Days
Price From $1150
Departures

Tuesdays & Saturdays

Vehicle Coach
Suitability Open Age
Start Adelaide @ Morning
Finish Adelaide @ Evening
Travel Insurance Required

Viist most popular attractions in in and around Adelaide City including Australia's oldest German settlement - Hahndorf and the coastal city of Glenelg and enjoy spectacular views over Adelaide from Glenelg to the Gulf St Vincent.

Highlights of this tour

Morning

Classic Victoria Square - heart of the city

Cosmopolitan Gouger Street - home to Chinatown, great restaurants and bars

Grand boulevard of King William Street with Beehive Corner at Rundle Mall

The Terraces - north, south, east and west that seperate the city from the greenbelts

Parks, gardens and greenbelts

River Torrens - picturesque garden banks

Elegant Parliament House

State Library

Trinity Church - Adelaide's oldest church

Trendy Hutt Street where Adelaide loves to eat, drink and relax

Visit famous Haigh's Chocolates* - enjoy complimentary tea or coffee and fine chocolates after a tour of the factory

Adelaide Oval - one of Australia's most notable cricket grounds and houses the Bradman collection

Quaint suburbs of North Adelaide

O'Connell Street - restaurants and trendy shops

Stop at St Peter's Cathedral

Stunning Adelaide Oval - one of Australia's most notable cricket grounds and houses the Bradman collection

Colonel Light's on Montefiore Hill - panoramic views over Adelaide

Beautiful Plane Tree Drive alongside the Botanic Gardens and Adelaide Zoo

** Afternoon

St Francis Xavier Cathedral

Grand boulevard of King William Street

Hisotoric and spectacular North and East Terraces

Parks, gardens and greenbelts

Trendy Hutt Street where Adelaide loves to eat, drink and relax

Leafy eastern suburbs

Climb Mt Lofty Ranges for spectacular views over Adelaide from Glenelg to the Gulf St Vincent

Travel through the rolling hills, market gardens and vines of Picadilly Valley

Villages of Crafers, Stirling and Aldgate set amongst the lush greenness of the Adelaide Hills

Delightful village of Bridgewater with the Bridgewater Mill and Waterwheel

Stop at famous Beerenberg Strawberry Farm, a household name throughout Australia and beyond

Visit Australia's oldest German settlement - Hahndorf

Stroll under the Elm trees along Hahndorf's main street

Delicious afternoon tea with old fashioned hospitality in delightful surrounds (or try a trio sampler of Germany's best beers)

Quaint cottages, craft shops and tea rooms

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Coach touring, Haigh's Chocolates* and afternoon tea.

Haigh's not available Sunday and public holidays.

You will be returned to the city fore free time/lunch (own expense) before re-joining the coach for your afternoon tour.

** Multishared accommodation ( upgrade available on request twin or single Hostel or Hotel ensuite room)

Departs 9 am and returns 05.15 pm

The world famous wine region of the Barossa Valley is steeped in history and German heritage, swathed in rolling landscapes of vines, orchards, pasture and bushland and full of great characters.

Discover the rich bounty of the Adelaide Hills with its charming villages, so close to the city. Explore the enchanting town of historic Hahndorf with its unique Bavarian ambiance.

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Highlights of this day

View the grand and historic homesteads of North Adelaide

The Dry Creek Salt Crystallization Pans and Adelaide's plains

Approach the Barossa Valley through the magnificent Seppeltsfield Estate

A Welcome and wine tasting at this historic winery - a chance to see, if not taste their favourite Ports dating back 100 years and more

Soak up the art of winemaking on a guided tour of the home of one of the world's best known wine brands, Jacob's Creek Visitor Centre and Cellar Door - perhaps even a visit to the famous Creek

Uncover the mystery of wines at a tutored wine tasting involving an amazing sensory experience

Enjoy a sumptuous two course lunch at Barossa Chateau

Stroll through the Southern Hemisphere's largest rose garden, opened by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II

Opportunity for wine tasting at Creed Wines

Visit Hahndorf, Australia's oldest German settlement with its Elm tree-lined main street, quaint cottages, inns, cellar doors, craft shops and galleries, artisan cheese and smallgoods makers, bakers and tea rooms

Delight in the Adelaide Hills' villages of Crafers, Stirling, Aldgate and Bridgewater

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Inclusion - Welcome and wine tasting at Seppeltsfield, wine tasting and tour at Jacob's Creek, lunch at Barossa Chateau and opportunity for wine tasting at Creed Wines

** Multishared accommodation ( upgrade available on request twin or single Hostel or Hotel ensuite room)

Travel through scenic rolling landscape to the mighty River Murray at Mannum where you'll board the majestic Proud Mary built in the style of the historic paddle steamers for a cruise along Australia's longest river including a delicious buffet lunch and an entertaining and informative commentary from the Skipper.

** Highlights of this day

As you travel to the region, learn about the history and importance of paddle steamers for Adelaide

Mannum - birthplace of the River Murray paddle steamers

Cruise the Murray River on either the Proud Mary Riverboat or the Captain Proud Paddle Wheeler

Enjoy coffee or tea on boarding the boat and an extensive lunch

Cruise past soaring cliffs, ancient river red gums, green willows and lose count of all the birdlife

Opportunity to see the 100 year old PS Marion paddle steamer after your cruise

There is free time in Mannum to explore on your own

Visit a scenic lookout that offer a stunning overview of Mannum

Spectacular drive through Torrens Valley including Palmer and Tunkillo

Return to Adelaide via Melba's Chocolate Factory at Woodside

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INCLUSION - Coach touring, riverboat cruise, morning tea and lunch on the riverboat

Multishared accommodation ( upgrade available on request twin or single Hostel or Hotel ensuite room)

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Kangaroo Island Adventure Tours offer Kangaroo Island Tours from Adelaide, or starting on the island. Small groups are hosted by entertaining, local guides who know everything there is to know about Kangaroo Island. They're also experts when it comes to bringing together travellers of all kinds for an unforgettable, fun-filled adventure.

Join a tour and you'll discover everything that makes our island so unique.

You're going to love every minute of it.

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This tour offers a touch of adventure for the more spirited traveller who likes to get off the beaten track for a shared experience with like-minded adventurers. Get active with all the experiences listed below, also including hands-on participation with meal preparation and generally assisting your friendly, tireless guide. The tour includes;

2 days small coach touring with an experienced guide and entry fees to Kangaroo Island attractions

Visit attractions such as Rob's Shearing & Sheepdogs, Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery, Seal Bay Conservation Park, Remarkable Rocks, Admirals Arch, Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary and sandboarding at Little Sahara

Accommodation on a 206 hectare private bush property at Vivonne Bay which has 1km of beachfront access

At Vivonne Bay Lodge, choose from a range of activities such as kayaking, cycling and swimming

Meals include 1 breakfast, 2 lunches and 1 dinner

Dormitory with bed linen (share bathroom facilities)

Free Wi-Fi

A strict luggage limit of 15kg per person applies

As with all nature based experiences, animal interaction cannot be guaranteed and all relevant safety restrictions apply.

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**HIGHLIGHTS

The Seal Bay Discovery is an incredible day touring experience offering you amazing opportunities to discover the most popular wildlife attractions on Kangaroo Island.

Visit Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery where you will listen to an introductive talk about the history of the oil distillery and take a guided tour. Finish off with some free time in their souvenir shop where you will find an assortment of Eucalyptus products. Enjoy lunch in a bush setting at Vivonne Bay followed by a unique experience at Seal Bay where you'll get up and close to nature as the wild Australian sea lions frolic and laze about on this stunning beach.

Next, visit Raptor Domain to watch a 'In-Flight' Australian Birds of Prey Display. Enjoy a delightful interactive experience and meet an array of Australian birds and raptors. From here you will travel to Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park where you can get up close with Koalas, see Penguins swim and play, hand feed Kangaroos and Wallabies, learn about endangered species, interact with Snakes, Crocodiles and reptiles and experience Kangaroo Island Wildlife at your fingertips!

From Adelaide, this tour is a 16 hour day that includes travel to and from Kangaroo Island. You do get time to rest during your ferry transfers & coach travel between attractions. Or, if you have the time to spare, why not consider staying overnight on Kangaroo Island or going over the day before your tour!

After your morning hotel pick up, visit Clifford's Honey Farm to enjoy an informative talk by the beekeeper followed by tastings and an opportunity to sample homemade honey ice-cream and honey beauty products. Next, travel to Hanson Bay Visitor Centre Café for a scrumptious two course lunch. After lunch you have the chance to look for Koalas nestled up in the eucalypts and see an abundance of native birdlife in the wildlife sanctuary.

From here, travel to the western most part of the Island, Flinders Chase National Park, one of Australia's largest and earliest conservation parks. Travel through the park and enjoy breath-taking views of its unique trees, plants and coastal scenery. You will be taken to the rugged southern coastline for a walk around Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch. Remarkable Rocks provide great photographic opportunities and stunning sea views. Admirals Arch boardwalk takes you down a rugged cliff face to reveal this spectacular arch, a natural nursery and safe haven for playful Long-nosed Fur Seals that can be seen swimming and playing in the waves, or resting on the rocks.

There is also a possibility that you will see more kangaroos, wallabies and wildlife on your return journey back to your overnight accommodation on Kangaroo Island or your return journey back to Adelaide.

Travel Insurance is compulsory for all travellers on all tours and details must be presented to tour guide before departure. Please refer to terms and conditions for more details.

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Further Information

Private, Single, 2 or 4-share rooms are available on request at an extra cost (share bathroom facilities). Please call or email to enquire. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Children under 14 years must be booked into a Private Room with an accompanied adult (not Dormitory Rooms) and 15-17 years can stay in the Dormitory but must be accompanied by someone 18+. Please note that part of the enjoyment of this tour is the active hands-on participation of everyone. This will include the preparation of meals, washing dishes and general assistance to the guide. As with all nature based experiences, animal interaction cannot be guaranteed and all relevant safety restrictions apply. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change on days classified as 'catastrophic fire danger' on Kangaroo Island.

Drop off at 10.30 pm

Multishared accommodation ( upgrade available on request twin or single Hostel or Hotel ensuite room)

Optional stay in Kangaroo Island or in the city of Adelaide to explore the Kangaroo Island/Adelaide city at your Leisure.

Inclusions 

  • Selected meals- indicated on the Itinerary
  • Budget Accommodation included in the price
  • Same gender multi shared Accommodation ( mostly quad share) or upgrades available. (slight difference in the Kangaroo Island Itinerary)

Accommodation Upgrade

  • Twin/ Double  or Single Hostel private room with shared bathroom
  • Twin / Double or Single  Motel or Hotel En suite room 
  • kangaroo island night only Hostel upgrades are available with the same itinerary.
  • 2 day hotel accommodated kangaroo island relaxed tour upgrade is  available and suitable for senors. 

Note

  • Itineraries may vary and/or attractions be substituted for any cause including seasonal conditions, weather extremes, Traditional Owner and national park requirements. See terms and conditions for full details.
  • It is a combined tour and you will be traveling with different group.
  • As the Murray river cruise departs selected days, itinerary can be change in a different order on the selected day of the departure. 
  • We recommend the hotel accommodated kangaroo island option for Senior passengers.
  • There is a strict luggage limit of 15kg per person on the flight from Kangaroo Island. Please be warned that baggage in excess of this weight will not be carried.
  • Day 6 is a free day but as we arrive late night on 5th day night, we recommend do book the flight 6th day any time.

Pickup 

  • We will pick up the passengers form selected motel and Hotel with in the City CBD or with in the walking distance from your City CBD hotel.
  • Default pick up  -Adelaide Central Bus Station, 85 Franklin St