Adelaide City

Nestled between the hills and the ocean, Adelaide is quickly becoming the lifestyle capital of Australia. Already celebrated for its wine and food culture, this elegant city is undergoing a rapid transformation with a burgeoning small-bar scene, world-class festivals and amazing eco-adventures. It’s historic buildings; wide boulevards and green parklands circling the city center make Adelaide truly unique.

Best Adelaide City Day Tours

Visit one of Haigh’s Chocolate Shops founded in1915 by Alfred E Haigh in Adelaide. Haigh’s are Australia’s oldest family-owned chocolate maker making fine chocolates since 1915.

Sample Fresh Produce at Adelaide’s Central Market, from farm-fresh fruit and vegetables to hormone-free meats, artisan cheeses, smoked meats and seafood, a great place to stop for an espresso or a bite.

Visit Gouger Street known for Asian restaurants. Bordered by Adelaide’s thriving China Town, the strip is unsurprisingly dominated by Chinese, Thai and Japanese restaurants of high quality.

Discover Port Adelaide’s wealth of 19th-century buildings, classic Australian pubs and atmospheric old wharves. Drop into the Maritime Museum on Lipson Street!

Explore the Adelaide City Sightseeing Tours

Visit Adelaide’s most elegant boulevard, North Terrace, home to the city’s most important cultural institutions. Apart from State Parliament, Adelaide Casino and the Convention Centre, this tree-lined street hosts the Art Gallery of South Australia the South Australian Museum and The University of Adelaide. Round off your trip by visiting the Botanic Gardens.

Explore Adelaide’s East End at Rundle Mall. The area is undergoing a retail renaissance.

Enjoy the hustle and bustle of Glenelg, or the laid-back vibe of Henley and Grange with wooden piers, beachside cafes and old-school pubs.

Get a wildlife fix at Adelaide Zoo a 10-minute walk from the city Centre, home to more than 1800 animals, including kangaroos, koalas and other native species.

Board the famous ‘Popeye’ for a truly memorable scenic cruise on the Torrens River. Picturesque scenery and prolific birdlife provide the beautiful backdrop to the city of Adelaide.

Long regarded as the prettiest cricket stadium in the world, Adelaide Oval has recently undergone an AUD $610 million makeover. The result is pretty spectacular. Join a guided tour, which takes you behind the scenes of this iconic ground. Visit the Bradman Collection, featuring objects and photographs from the private archives of Sir Donald Bradman, the world’s greatest batsman.