You will be met on arrival at Adelaide airport and transferred to Mt Lofty in the Adelaide Hills. Here you will be welcomed to your luxurious boutique hotel for this evening. A special welcome dinner will be served at the nearby Hardy’s Verandah Restaurant, which has a 3 Chef Hat rating.
Stay: Mt Lofty HouseDaily :
This morning we’ll set off for the Flinders Ranges, travelling through the wine-growing district of the Clare Valley. Continue to the natural amphitheater of Wilpena Pound. Set amongst river red gums and native pines, Ikara Safari Camp is the perfect base for exploring Wilpena Pound National Park.
Stay: Two Nights, Wilpena Pound Ikara Safari CampDaily :
This morning, set out on a walk to explore the incredible natural surrounds of Wilpena Pound before continuing to the geological sites of Brachina and Bunyeroo Gorges. Keep an eye out for the endangered yellow-footed rock-wallaby as you explore the quartzite-ridged gorges. This evening, enjoy dinner back at your safari camp, before retreating to your deck with relaxing vistas of the bush.Daily :
Enjoy the morning to relax at Wilpena Pound before enjoying lunch at the iconic Flinders Ranges hotel, The Prairie, before setting off for the Barossa Valley. Check in to the luxurious retreat, The Louise, surrounded by vineyards.
Stay: Three nights, The Louise, Barossa ValleyDaily :
Today call in to Maggie Beer's Farm Shop adjacent to the famous cook’s Barossa Valley Pheasant Farm. Continue on to the iconic Jacob's Creek winery, Australia’s oldest commercial vineyard. Learn about the vast multi-national estate’s history that began in 1847 when Bavarian-born settler Johann Gramp planted a few grape vines by the banks of a small creek. During lunch, a Jacob’s Creek wine master will introduce you to the art of wine tasting and food pairing. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon and evening at leisure.Daily :
Spend some time today wandering around the many stalls at the Barossa Farmer’s Market. Here the valley’s finest produce can be sampled and purchased– a true feast for the senses. Later this afternoon we’ll drive along the iconic avenue of date palms leading to Seppeltsfield Winery for a tour and tasting of this sprawling estate that features heritage-listed architecture, spectacular gardens and 420 acres of vineyards. This will be followed by a three course farewell dinner at Fino Seppeltsfield – with wine pairing of course.Daily :
Transfer to the airport this morning for your onward flight.Daily :
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