Adelaide Hills wine tours on Mt lofty ranges east of Adelaide, Keis family wines, Tapestry wines, chain of Ponds winery and many others. One can cherish the beautiful scenic panorama and enjoy the tasty of lovely wines here. There are several agencies which arrange this kind of day trips where one just has to specify the preferred wineries and they will revert with a perfect itinerary for the day.
A diver can decide on the height and enjoy at own comfort. For the beginners of this sport Tandem skydiving is also available at Adelaide where one remains connected with a professional instructor. There are various agencies facilitating the sport so go ahead and enjoy the same.
There are about 30 bottle nosed dolphins kept here with great protection. There are two tour options, the adventure tour only for people above 12 yrs where the visitors explore the fascinating mangrove creeks and the other a family tour for all ages exploring sheltered creeks and searching dolphins. One can fetch all information regarding tours from Garden island public boat ramp in Adelaide.
There are various places from where canoe can be hired. There are specific tour operators providing half day tours of the same. Small education on the sport and tips for better enjoyment are provided by the tour operators only.
Semaphore Caravan Park is also popular considering the coastal view it provides. There are several tour operators who can guide on the availability of these camping places and the prices of each. There are few free camping grounds also but if travelling with family, the free ones are better avoided.
Hot Air Ballooning
The booking packages of these tours majorly includes a half day tour which involves 1 hour fly time, a delicious breakfast in the Barossa valley and a sometimes a visit to nearby winery for a mini wine tasting tour. The prices however differ for different dates so it is advisable to book at the earliest. Child below 6 years and pregnant ladies are not allowed in this tour. Its a fascinating journey and a must try for all.
One can also cycle around the popular markets of the city and stop over for some morning tea or coffee. There are plenty of bikes available in 14 popular stops throughout the city including the famous Adelaide zoo outlet. Apart from this road bikes are also offered by various bike hire services in the latest models. So have fun touring the city at own cost.
The agencies ply on nominal charges but help to have a entertaining tour for different time slots. They provide in detail training over the integrities of the sport so that even the first timers get the full enjoyment of parachuting in the air behind a boat. Since there are no fixed rates, the prices of the tours are different from one another, so one must have a thorough research before finalising on one.
The state forest network is also known for exciting mountain bike trails in Kuitpo forest and Bundaleer forest. Last but not the least Mount Lofty is another scenic destination to explore the sport at its best and enjoy the thrills attached to it. There are small half day tours by popular agencies to Mount Lofty which can be enjoyed by people who are not used to mountain biking but wishes to feel the excitement of the sport.
Fixed protection is available in the trail. However this is for the trained climbers. For the beginners or the novice climbers there are two indoor gyms in Adelaide, Vertical Reality and Boulderzone, which facilitates rock climbing. One can high walls climbed with ropes and the others have bouldering, done without equipment. However training is provided in all cases.
Visit Adelaide Botanic Garden
The opening timings of the garden varies in winter and summer months however the usual time is from 7 am to 7pm. The entry in the garden is absolutely free. Information on the garden can be collected from the centre at Schomburgk Pavilion which is open from 10am to 4pm everyday. Apart from having leisure strolls one can also enjoy Australian cuisine at the Botanical gardens Restaurant along with some of the best wines. It’s indeed a good destination to spend few hours.
Visit Adelaide Central Market
Every month millions of visitors stream through the market. Events like guest chef briefing on cooking tips and having cooking classes is a common scenario. One can speak to the traders who have been peddling their wares here for decades and huge knowledge to share about the market, its rich history and its versatility. One can gather information on the local produce and fetch ideas about Australian cuisine.
Visit Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
The collection of the gallery includes about 38,000 art works from various places including Asia , North America, Europe and Australia. The gallery showcases art works of different genres inclusing painting, photography, drawing, sculpture, metalworks, jewellery and many others.
From Renaissance till the modern day the art gallery is a complete storage of multiple creative works. The entry is free for all and it is open on all days from 10am to 5pm.
Location: North Terrace, Adelaide
Visit Adelaide Zoo
Open: 9:30am -5:00pm
Location: Frome Road, Adelaide
Visit South Australian Museum
Open: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: North Terrace, Adelaide
Visit Glenelg Beach
Apart from all the thriving and buzzing, one can get some good ocean adventures here too which includes snorkelling and scuba diving. Dolphin sailing tours are also quite popular here. For all the enthusiastic hearts the overnight adventure on a fishing carter is truly alluring. Some of the best restaurants are present on the beach side serving a host of cuisines for all to savour.
Visit Henley Beach
The shoreline stretches far away and what more swimming is allowed here. So take a quick dip and get refreshed enjoying the lovely beach. There are awesome activities that can be done here but one that really feels good is the nature walk following the River Torrens Linear Park trail that starts from the city and goes straight to the Henley beach. One of the best places to spend a quality evening, this is indeed a must visit destination.
Visit Semaphore Beach
Other attractions nearby includes Semaphore’s iconic Time Ball Tower, historic buildings, ferry wheel, awe some boutiques and historic pubs. So go ahead and visit the destination for good time spend. Accommodation in the nearby location remains available for the interested visitors.
Visit Christies Beach
For all the coffee lovers, Viscous coffee at Christies beach s quite famous and a must stop. Coupled with great local snacks this is indeed a must have.
Visit Aldinga Beach
The aqua marine waters are safe for swimming and other water sports which are indulged into by visitors. Snorkelling and diving is also allowed in these waters making it quite popular among the adventure seekers. Cars are allowed n the beach though the speed limit is maintained at 10km/hour. One can also take pets to the beach area only if they are kept on leash during the peak time. Plenty of accommodation is available near the beach area for the people who want to stay here.