There are an abundance of choices for fabulous tours in Adelaide. Sightseeing, walking, kayaking, wildlife, swimming with dolphins and camping, to name a few.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM ADELAIDE
An ideal introduction to see the best of Adelaide and learn more about the history of this cosmopolitan city, with its blend of European and modern architecture. Discover the wealth of experiences offered in South Australia’s capital city, including great food and wine, arts and culture, and world-class sporting events, on a friendly and relaxed tour.
SMALL GROUP GOURMET ADELAIDE HILLS AND HAHNDORF DAY TRIP: FROM ADELAIDE
Spend a day discovering the best of the Adelaide Hills and Hahndorf, Australia’s oldest surviving German settlement. Enjoy a ‘wine flight’ accompanied by a matching cheese sampler plate, a plank of six boutique beers and the very best produce including cheese, chocolate, jam and condiment tastings, with free time to explore Hahndorf.
Complimentary pickup and drop-off from your Glenelg, Adelaide CBD or Hahndorf accommodation is included. A la carte lunch at Maximilian’s award winning restaurant with a glass of wine is optional or purchase your own lunch in Hahndorf with a choice of over 40 cafes, pubs and restaurants within a 1km strip on the beautiful main street.
SMALL GROUP ADELAIDE HILLS DIVINE WINE DAY TRIP: FROM ADELAIDE
Enjoy a day out taking in the magnificent sights and tastes of some of the best wineries and cellar doors the Adelaide Hills has to offer.
Delight in a seasonal platter while taking in one of the best panoramic views in the region and visit Hahndorf, Australia’s oldest surviving German settlement. Complimentary pick up and drop off from your Glenelg or Adelaide CBD accommodation is included.
ADELAIDE HILLS WINE EXPLORATION DAY TRIP: FROM ADELAIDE OR GLENELG
Enjoy a relaxing day touring the gorgeous Adelaide Hills visiting boutique wineries. Your small-group of up to six guests will enjoy a fun and engaging day with your private wine guide.
Discover a range of varieties, better understand the wines you know and love, and unlock some of the mysteries laying beneath the cork. Perfect for the white wine lover or those who like their reds to be more mellow, the Hills is the place to visit when the temperature starts to rise.
There are many well-respected and well-known producers; however, the most exciting thing about the Hills are those producers who you may not have heard of yet! Your exploration of wine and the hidden gems of the Adelaide Hills includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
ADELAIDE CITY TOUR INCLUDING ADELAIDE OVAL
Enjoy a warm welcome to Adelaide with a morning city sightseeing tour followed by an in-depth walk through the iconic Adelaide Oval.
Your expert guide shows you the city’s heritage buildings, lush green space, modern architecture and vibrant culture while sharing the history of Australia’s fifth largest city.
Visit top attractions like St Peter’s Cathedral, Light’s Lookout, the North Terrace and Haigh’s Chocolates. Top it off with an insider’s tour of the Adelaide Oval to get a close look at the famous sporting venue.
ADELAIDE SHORE EXCURSION: ADELAIDE CITY TOUR BY PRIVATE LIMO
The price quoted includes up to 6 guests. Your private guide will introduce you to the city of Adelaide, surrounded by park-lands with a blend of historic buildings, wide streets, cafes and restaurants.
Drive past Adelaide’s cultural precinct – North Terrace, other sites you will encounter on the way is The National Wine Centre. Adelaide Botanic Gardens and the beautiful Botanic Park, home to the Bicentennial Conservatory and the Adelaide Zoo, visit the iconic St Peters Cathedral and the newly developed Adelaide Oval.
The next stop is Haigh’s Chocolates for a tour and tastings at this South Australian owned company. Arrive at Hahndorf for a snack or afternoon tea or for a taste of traditional German beer at Adelaide’s oldest German settlement. Spend the afternoon exploring the main street, and check out the local arts and crafts.
ADELAIDE CITY TOUR WITH OPTIONAL RIVER CRUISE AND ADELAIDE ZOO ADMISSION
Take a 3-hour city tour with optional activities afterward to get to know Adelaide, a wonderful blend of old and new where historical buildings stand next to modern architecture, and where picturesque parks and the region’s finest food and wine provide something for everyone.
See top attractions like the North Terrace, St Peter’s Cathedral, Colonel Light’s Lookout, and visit Haigh’s Chocolates. Continue your day of sightseeing with optional upgrades — a Torrens River cruise and entrance to the Adelaide Zoo to see its beloved pandas.
BAROSSA VALLEY SCENIC FLIGHT
Soar over South Australia’s Barossa Valley on a 35-minute air tour by fixed-wing aircraft. A professional pilot flies you over the wine region and locations like Nuriootpa and Eden Valley.
ADELAIDE SIP AND STROLL WALKING BAR TOUR
It’s Friday evening and it’s time to relax over a few beverages with great friends. Sip and stroll is an exploration of Adelaide’s small bar scene, with all of its delectable secrets and delicious beverages. You’ll experience four amazing bars and their signature drinks.
3-DAY ADELAIDE TO MELBOURNE TOUR INCLUDING THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD
The journey between Adelaide and Melbourne is full of scenic diversity. get a birds eye views of cities, vast farmland, famous wine regions, extinct volcanoes, coastal icons, rainforests, shipwrecks, and winding clifftop roads. Add to this some great food and wine and small group of like-minded travellers and you have a very memorable 3 days.
The itinerary has been carefully planned so that you will take in many different experiences while keeping the schedule at a comfortable and relaxed pace. The first part of this tour through farmland on route to Naracoorte Caves and the Coonawarra wine region is less visually spectacular and is therefore done at a faster pace to allow more time on the Great Ocean Road. Traveling in a small group of no more than 8 people will also allow you more time at places and a more personalised experience.
PRIVATE BAROSSA VALLEY CELLAR SECRETS EXPERIENCE: FROM ADELAIDE, GLENELG OR BAROSSA VALLEY
Your luxury Chrysler or Mercedes Benz vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day exploring Barossa’s Cellar Secrets tour. Discover some of the hidden secrets of the Barossa Valley and feel like a VIP for the day, visiting some exclusive locations with your own driver guide. (vehicle is allocated by Getaways SA).
KANGAROO ISLAND WILDLIFE DAY TRIP FROM ADELAIDE INCLUDING SEAL BAY
Discover some of the most popular wildlife attractions on Kangaroo Island. Visit Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery for a short tour of the oil distillery before enjoying lunch in a typical bush setting. Wander amongst the wild Australian sea lions at Seal Bay and watch an in-flight display of Australian Birds of Prey at Raptor Domain. Finish the day at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park where you can get up close to Australian wildlife.
VICTOR HARBOUR AND McLAREN VALE DAY TRIP FROM ADELAIDE INCLUDING LUNCH
Travel through the picturesque Adelaide Hills and into the Fleurieu Peninsula, where the vines meet the sea. Pass through Goolwa and onto Victor Harbor, a popular seaside town, before returning to Adelaide via the famous McLaren Vale wine region.
10-DAY ADELAIDE TO PERTH CAMPING ADVENTURE
Experience up-close and first-hand ‘the Real Australia’ with this 10-day Adelaide to Perth adventure. See the amazing landscapes of its outback and coast, find abundant wildlife, and have incredible wildlife encounters. You’ll hike in national parks, swim along pristine beaches, sand board, and walk the ancient forests of South Australia and the Southern coast of Western Australia and Nullarbor.
McLAREN VALE HOP ON HOP OFF TOUR: FROM ADELAIDE
Join Adelaide’s only hop-on hop-off McLaren Vale winery tour service departing from Adelaide CBD. A comfortable bus collects from the Stamford Plaza Hotel in mid-morning, then takes you out to stunning McLaren Vale to follow a looping circuit featuring 12-15 best wineries and venues in the area.
Each circuit takes approximately 1-hour to complete, giving you ample time to sample that winery’s offerings.
Along the way you are free to hop-on or off at any of the selected stops on the timetable. You’ll return to the city in the late afternoon, disembarking at approximately 4:45pm.
ADELAIDE WALKING TOUR: GRAND MANSIONS AND SUB-DIVISIONS
Take an easy-paced 2 hour small-group walking tour around lower North Adelaide adjacent to the city of Adelaide.
The focus of this tour is on history, heritage and culture, and covers not only the architecture and history of the varying buildings, but also the people who have been associated with them, and the stories about Adelaide’s development from colonial times to today. Most of the sites visited are public institutions, statues and monuments as well as private homes and tour participants, whether locals, interstate or from overseas get to experience the essence of what Adelaide is all about.
ADELAIDE HILLS DAY TRIP INCLUDING 3-HOUR MURRAY RIVER LUNCHEON CRUISE
Enjoy a day trip from Adelaide city visiting Mount Lofty Summit, Bridgewater Mill, Beerenberg Farm Shop and Murray Bridge Wharf. Sit back and relax as you indulge in a delicious 3-hour lunch aboard a paddle wheeler down the Murray River. Visit the Historic Hahndorf with an optional ChocoVino Experience at Hahndorf Hill Winery followed by a scenic drive through the Adelaide Hills, maybe spot a koala in wild.
CLELAND WILDLIFE PARK TOUR FROM ADELAIDE INCLUDING MOUNT LOFTY SUMMIT
Take a walk on the wild side and engage with some of Australia’s much-loved wildlife on a tour to Cleland Wildlife Park, just 30 minutes from Adelaide.
You’ll discover more than 130 species of native animals while becoming immersed in the wonders of this natural bush environment. The tour includes a koala encounter and the chance to feed kangaroos under staff supervision. Great for adults and kids.
4-DAY FLINDERS OUTBACK EXPLORER TRIP: FROM ADELAIDE
From Adelaide to Coober Pedy and return, take time to discover the South Australian Outback. Start going through the Clare Valley before reaching the Flinders Ranges. Walk through the Parachlina Gorge before heading to the Oodnadatta track. Along the track stop at Lake Eyre, Australia’s largest salt lake before bathing at Coward Springs. Enjoy your time visiting Coober Pedy, the Opal capital of the world.
OVERNIGHT KANGAROO ISLAND WILDLIFE ADVENTURE: FROM ADELAIDE
Enjoy a 2 day all-inclusive Kangaroo Island Tour. Just few hours away from Adelaide, your breathe will be taken away by the beauty of the island, the abundance of wildlife and get ready for the adventure pack: hiking through Flinders Chase National Park, Sand boarding in Little Sahara and much more!
7-DAY ADELAIDE TO ALICE SPRINGS DESERT PATROL
Discover the South Australian Outback and the Red Centre in 7 days. From the Flinders Ranges to Kings Canyon in Watarrka National Park, through the Oodnadatta track, Coober Pedy, Uluru and Kata Tjuta, admire the diversity of scenery, visit an Opal mine, a Kangaroo orphanage and learn about the aboriginal history and culture of this magnificent region.
DOLPHIN SANCTUARY AND SHIPS GRAVEYARD KAYAKING ADVENTURE: FROM ADELAIDE
The Kayak Tour explores the Dolphin Sanctuary and Ships Graveyard Maritime Heritage Trail, just 30 minutes from the Adelaide CBD. Here you find one of Adelaide’s “secret spots”, it is an area of surprising beauty. The sheltered mangrove lined creeks are home to a fascinating array of marine life, birds and the Port River Dolphins.
The Ship’s Graveyard is a unique feature of the area with over 20 “wrecks” to view. All this makes for a sensational adventure and kayaking is the most environmentally sensitive way to explore and interact with the dolphins. Small-groups of 14 max make this a personal experience. Perfect for the whole family, enjoy a close look at the native wildlife and wrecked ships as your guide tells you tales of this mysterious area.
MOUNT LOFTY DESCENT BIKE TOUR: FROM ADELAIDE
See the stunning beauty of Adelaide’s native bushland on a small group bicycle tour down from the summit of Mount Lofty. On this relaxing, all-downhill ride, travel from the highest point in the mountain range for an unparalleled look at the hills and plains below.
Fuel up for the ride with morning tea, catch a glimpse of koalas and kangaroos with a stop at Cleland Wildlife Park. Outfitted with a high-quality mountain bike and experienced guide, you’ll enjoy breathtaking views of Adelaide from a distinctly different vantage point.
DOLPHIN CRUISE FROM ADELAIDE WITH OPTIONAL DOLPHIN SWIM
Spot dolphins in Holdfast Bay on a dolphin-watching cruise from Adelaide. Setting sail from Glenelg marina on a catamaran, you’ll sail out onto the bay for a 3.5-hour cruise. As thousands of dolphins live in the bay, you’re guaranteed to see these lovable marine mammals. If you want to increase your fun, upgrade to include the chance to swim with them!
6-DAY EYRE PENINSULA SMALL GROUP CAMPING TOUR: FROM ADELAIDE
Surf, dive and swim on a 6-day camping adventure from Adelaide to the Eyre Peninsula. You can chill out on the beach, go sandboarding, and set up camp in the great Australian outdoors. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 18 people. All meals and accommodation are included. For more action, buy optional activities such as cage diving with great white sharks!