Adelaide, South Australia

The perfect 3 days itinerary

Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia, is known for its festivals, incredible food, and premium wine regions just a short drive from the center. The city is home to many international arts events, including the Adelaide Fringe Festival, and boasts a beautiful coastal setting with spacious boulevards and lush gardens. Adelaide is also the gateway to the Barossa Valley, one of Australia's oldest and finest wine-producing regions. This itinerary will guide you through the best of what Adelaide has to offer, ensuring a memorable experience.

What to do in Adelaide?

This 3 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Adelaide. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Exploring the Heart of Adelaide


Start your day at the Adelaide Central Market, one of the largest undercover fresh produce markets in the Southern Hemisphere. Enjoy breakfast at one of the many cafes and explore the stalls selling everything from gourmet cheeses to local seafood.


Visit the Art Gallery of South Australia, showcasing an extensive collection of Australian, European, and Asian art. Take a leisurely stroll through the adjacent Botanic Gardens, a 50-hectare oasis in the heart of the city.


Dine at one of Adelaide's renowned restaurants along Rundle Street, offering a variety of cuisines to suit every palate.

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Day 2: A Day in the Wine Country


Take a day trip to the Barossa Valley, one of Australia's most famous wine-producing regions. Start with a visit to the Jacob's Creek Visitor Centre for a wine tasting and learn about the history of winemaking in the area.


Explore more wineries in the region, such as Penfolds or Seppeltsfield, and enjoy a gourmet lunch at one of the vineyard restaurants.


Return to Adelaide and relax at your accommodation or explore the local nightlife.

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Day 3: Adelaide's Coastal Beauty


Head to Glenelg, a charming seaside suburb of Adelaide. Take a morning walk along the beach or Jetty Road, and enjoy a coffee at one of the beachfront cafes.


Visit the South Australian Museum, known for its natural history and cultural collections. Later, explore the Adelaide Zoo, home to over 2,500 animals and the famous giant pandas.


Conclude your trip with a sunset dinner cruise along the River Torrens, offering stunning views of the Adelaide skyline.

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