Best Of South Australia

Adelaide Top 10

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Welcome to the unique city of Adelaide - with our world famous food & wine regions, wildlife experiences and close by beaches, there's loads to do in Adelaide... these are some of our favourites!
 
1. Sightseeing
Join a city tour to introduce yourself to Adelaide!  Upgrade your experience and see more with a river cruise along the River Torrens or delicious seaside lunch in the heart of vibrant Glenelg.
 
2. North Terrace Cultural Precinct 
The Art Gallery of South Australia, SA Museum, State Library and Migration Museum and University of Adelaide all call this precinct home. Also in the area, Samstag Museum, Jam Factory and Nexus Arts. 
 
3. Adelaide Oval
This is where it all happens, the sporting mecca of South Australia.  Hosting AFL, Cricket and other codes, catch a game if you can, take a tour of the famous venue or ascend 150 feet to the top of the southern stand with the Adelaide Oval Roof Climb.
 
4. Shop til you drop
South Australia's shopping heartland Rundle Mall is full of upscale shopping, entertainment and public artwork.  Head to neighbouring Rundle Street to indulge in some tasty dining and nightlife!  For a bustling hub of fresh food and retail stalls, visit Adelaide Central Market.
 
5. City Landscapes
The Montefoire Hill lookout is a stunning vantage point over the city with a statue of Colonel William Light, the city's orginal planner, whom which has had many landmarks named in his honour - Light Square or The William Light Institute.
 
6. Wine, wine, wine!
If it's fine wine you're after look no further than the famous wine-regions of South Australia. Barossa Valley and Clare Valley to the north, and McLaren Vale to the south.  Join a day tour with Tour Barossa or Gray Line Adelaide, or chat to us about an extended visit for the best wines and produce.  
 
7. Adelaide Gaol
Step into the dark side of the city's history and explore with a self-guided tour.  Perfect place to listen to ghosts of yesteryear!
 
8. Adelaide Zoo
With hundreds of curious species on show, from the most humble reptiles to the only giant pandas on display in the Southern Hemisphere, Adelaide Zoo is a magical day out!  
 
9. Kangaroo Island
A must-see natural wonder for any visitor to South Australia.  The natural haven is home to Remarkable Rocks, Vivonne Bay, Admirals Arch, Seal Bay and koala sightings.  One day tours from Adelaide or longer-stay packages availble for all types of experiences.
 
10. Grab a ride
Making it easy to arrive, Adelaide City Shuttle tickets are available at our Airport Tourism Information and Booking Booth to get you conveniently to your accommodation for a fabulous stay in Adelaide.