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South Australia's Wine & Outback self-drive

14 days from £4,770pp

What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Explore the sights Sydney and the nearby Hunter Valley wineries.

  • Enjoy stays in both the Clare and Barossa Valley.

  • Take a scenic flight over the Flinders Ranges.

  • Stay in the beautiful Outback.

Price includes

Scheduled international and domestic flights
Fully insured vehicle hire
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  • Sydney
  • Adelaide
  • Flinders Ranges
  • Clare Valley
  • Barossa Valley

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Sydney.

Day 2 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

On-board your international outbound flight to Sydney.

Day 3 Sydney


You will arrive into Sydney today and transported to your city accommodation where you will stay for three nights. Take an hour long guided tour of the Sydney Opera House, learning about its unique architecture and history.

Day 4 Sydney


Enjoy a full day tour of Sydney today, visiting the city's many highlights including a number of its diverse suburbs and fantastic beaches. In the evening head out to one of Sydney's excellent restaurants - we'll provide you details of our recommended options before you depart so you can make the most of your time here.

Day 5 Sydney


Today you'll head out on a small group tour to the famous Hunter Valley where you'll be able to enjoy a number of cellar door wine tastings as well as a gourmet lunch.

Day 6 Adelaide

Sydney , Adelaide

Today you will fly to Adelaide where you will stay for two nights. The rest of the day is yours to spend exploring. We recommend spending visiting the Migration Museum, a great place to gain insight into how Australia's population has formed over several generations of immigrants.

Day 7 Adelaide


Take a wine tour to the McLaren Vale today, enjoying sensational views over the vineyards and rolling hills as you stop for lunch. During the tour you'll be able to try a number of different wines along with locally produced cheeses, olive oil and almonds.

Day 8 Flinders Ranges

Adelaide , Flinders Ranges

Collect your hire car in Adelaide this morning before embarking on the scenic drive into the outback and the dramatic Flinders Ranges. Settle into your traditional homestead accommodation tonight ready for a day of exploring tomorrow.

Day 9 Flinders Ranges

Flinders Ranges

Enjoy exploring the highlights of the Flinders Ranges today. A great option is to take a scenic flight and experience the rugged nature of the region and its dramatic topography in all its glory.

Day 10 Clare Valley

Flinders Ranges , Clare Valley

Heading out of the Flinders Ranges, the Clare Valley makes for lovely stop and offers some more excellent wine tasting opportunities.

Day 11 Clare Valley

Clare Valley

Spend the day touring local wineries of the Clare Valley and of course indulge in a little wine tasting.

Day 12 Barossa Valley

Clare Valley , Barossa Valley

It's a short drive to the famous Barossa Valley today where you can enjoy exploring some more world famous wineries and relax among the picturesque vineyards.

Day 13 International return flight

Barossa Valley , International return flight

Head back to Adelaide today for your onward flights.

Day 14 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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