Top Destinations to Explore in South Australia

By | February 10, 2017

The state of South Australia is defined by great wilderness. It is home to the 100 km long Bunda Cliffs opposite to the Great Australian Bight. Popularly known for being the most happening festival state of Australia, the place hosts several sports events, festivals, feasts, theatre shows and exhibitions. The capital city of the state is Adelaide, which is nicknamed as the “City of Churches”. The popular state is known for its rich culture, vineyards and sheltered beaches. There are many wonderful destinations that one may come across in South Australia.

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Adelaide

The cosmopolitan coastal capital of South Australia is Adelaide. Its ring of parkland of is located on the River Torrens, which is also home to the well-known museums like the Art Gallery of South Australia. One can see here expansive collections of noted and Indigenous art. The South Australian Museum of the city is dedicated to natural history. Adelaide Festival of the city is an annual international arts meeting that is celebrated with offshoot like fringe and film events.

Adelaide

Kingscote

The largest town on Kangaroo Island is located in the south coast of South Australia. This is a well-established tourist hub that attracts a huge number of travelers daily. The place is also home to a colony of the smallest penguins in the world. Kingscote is encircled by hills and cliffs that move to Reeves Point, which is one of the most popular heritage sites in South Australia.

Kingscote

Penneshaw

Penneshaw is a small yet scenic country town on Kangaroo Island that has a population of about 1500 people. It is located on the North-East coast of the Dudley Peninsula, which overlooks Backstairs Passage with the mainland of South Australia. It is the main ferry port of the island with regular services from Cape Jervis. The city can be also a good place to locate on Kangaroo Island as it provides people an array of comfortable accommodation options and various outstanding places to eat.

Penneshaw

 

McLaren Vale

McLaren Vale is a beautiful township in South Australia that is located only 45 minutes south of Adelaide in South Australia. The place is also base for producing sustainable grapes, world-class wines and offering extraordinary culinary experiences. Snuggled between the undulating Mount Lofty Ranges and Gulf St. Vincent beaches, McLaren Vale region is known for its remarkable wines, lush regional manufacturing and scenic backdrop. Rich in history, the place features about 65 boutique-sized wineries.

McLaren Vale

Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy is one of the most exclusive tourist places in Australia and perhaps the world. It is a popular cosmopolitan town that has a population of 3,500 with more than 45 different nationalities. The town is at times referred as the “opal capital of the world” due to the huge amount of expensive opals is mined there. Top tourist attractions to visit in Coober Pedy are mines, the graveyard and the underground churches. On your trip to this amazing desert region, you can explore beautiful gems.

Coober Pedy

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