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Myponga Beach Road, Fleurieu Peninsula
Myponga Beach Road, Fleurieu Peninsula

See the best of South Australia with road trips and itineraries

Kilometres of picture-perfect coast, rugged, otherworldly outback and lush rolling wine country await in South Australia. We've got just the right recipe for road tripping. Think jaw-dropping views in the Flinders Ranges, leisurely ocean drives along the Limestone Coast, lazing along the banks of the Murray River, sipping world-famous wine in the Barossa or chilling in culture-rich Adelaide. We've done the organising for you; all that's left to do is pack your bags and hit the road.

Road trips
The Lane Vineyard, Adelaide Hills
The Lane Vineyard, Adelaide Hills

Epicurean Way road trip

The Epicurean Way seamlessly links together the four iconic wine regions of McLaren Vale, Adelaide Hills, Barossa and Clare Valley in a journey not available anywhere else in Australia. World-famous food, a superb array of wines and spectacular scenery all come together as you discover the Epicurean Way.

Epicurean Way
Ethel Beach, Yorke Peninsula
Innes National Park, Yorke Peninsula

Coastal Way road trip

Follow the Coastal Way road trip through our seaside playground: the Yorke Peninsula. Cruise along more than 700 kilometres of pristine coast, spending your days surfing, swimming and exploring. Stop-off at stunning coastal towns for fresh seafood, fine wine and sumptuous local produce, then spend the night, cosied-up in a wide range of accommodation. 

Coastal Way
Big Bend, Murray River
Big Bend, Murray River

Mighty Murray Way road trip

The Murray River flows more than 2500 kilometres from the Snowy Mountains to the Southern Ocean in South Australia. Discover the Mighty Murray Way and follow the laid back rhythm of one of the world’s longest rivers. Uncover the lifeblood of industry, nature and lifestyle that is the Murray River.

Mighty Murray Way
Baird Bay, Eyre Peninsula
Baird Bay, Eyre Peninsula

Seafood Frontier road trip

Discover the ultimate seafood safari on the Eyre Peninsula, from the multi-million dollar tuna industry in Port Lincoln to plucking oysters straight from the sea in Ceduna. Swim with sea lions and encounter great white sharks off the coast of Eyre Peninsula with a truly unique South Australian cage diving experience. The possibilities are endless.

Seafood Frontier
Kangaroo Island Spirits, Kangaroo Island
Kangaroo Island Spirits, Kangaroo Island

Southern Ocean Drive road trip

Stunning cliff faces, roaring waves and spectacular beaches are just some of the highlights of the Southern Ocean Drive. Not to mention the Coonawarra wine region, the Naracoorte Caves and Victor Harbor – the perfect spot to take in some whale watching during the winter months. Four-wheel drive along pristine beaches or kayak along the still waterways of the Coorong and explore Kangaroo Island.

Southern Ocean Drive
Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary, Northern Flinders Ranges
Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary, Northern Flinders Ranges

Explorer's Way road trip

The breathtaking scenery of the Outback is beautifully entwined with the history of our state along the Explorers Way. The 3000 kilometre journey from Adelaide to Darwin takes you through one of South Australia’s famous wine regions – the Clare Valley – before making its way to the spectacular Flinders Ranges and Outback.

Explorers Way