The Yorke Peninsula is as rich in history as it is beautiful. Within 1.5 hours from Adelaide, you are greeted by lush farmland, secluded coastlines, and an evolving food and beverage scene that attracts tourists from all over South Australia. A Yorke Peninsula road trip is the one and only way to see the best of what “Yorkes” has to offer. With a reliable vehicle you can explore many of the great attractions and things to do on Yorke Peninsula, from the mining history of the Copper Coast to the surfing beaches of the “Bottom End”.
Showcasing all the South Australia road trips around this beautiful state.
Adelaide is a fantastic city with plenty of things to see and do, both for long-time residents and new visitors alike. But with its excellent climate, gorgeous hinterland, and top-quality produce, Adelaide also makes a superb base for a weekend getaway. Whether it’s just an overnight stop or a two-night long weekend, there’s a huge amount of things to see and do within a couple of hours’ drive from the city.
Heading north to the world-famous wine regions, south to the spectacular coastlines, or inland to the relaxing river districts, there’s definitely weekend getaways from Adelaide to suit every budget and traveller. Let’s have a look at some of the best weekend road trips from Adelaide.
South Australia’s capital city of Adelaide is one of Australia’s most interesting cities. Small enough to feel personal and welcoming, but large enough to have a huge range of activities and attractions, Adelaide is renowned for its beaches, churches, culture, and lifestyle. It’s well worth spending several days here, exploring the city and enjoying its offerings. But there’s plenty to see and do outside of Adelaide as well! With astonishing natural features, impressive history, and some of Australia’s best wineries, there’s a huge array of excellent destinations for short trips from Adelaide. So if you’re thinking of taking one or more day trips from Adelaide, read on to discover the best Adelaide day trips!
On the southern coast of one of Australia’s lesser visited states lies one of the most amazing road trips you will find anywhere on earth. From crashing waves to rugged coasts, jaw-dropping scenery to fascinating history, the Eyre Peninsula road trip has it all.
To help you plan this unforgettable Australian road trip, this is just a short guide to some of the best sights along the Eyre Peninsula, starting at Port Augusta and looping anti-clockwise around the route to finish here once again.