Whether you are after a destination where you can relax and unwind, somewhere where you can explore the great outdoors, get close to nature, visit wineries and cellar doors or enjoy a host of water sports and attractions, you simply cannot go past the Fleurieu Peninsula for your next holiday. The Fleurieu Peninsula is a holiday destination for all travellers, where backpackers can experience many of the great parts of South Australia, where families can holiday with the kids for some quality time together, couples can have a romantic escape and anyone who just wants to get away from the hustle and bustle will discover a haven in the Fleurieu Peninsula.
Around one hour south of Adelaide, including towns and coastal villages such as Victor Harbour, McLaren Vale, Port Noarlunga, Port Willunga, Maslin Beach, Aldinga and Sellicks Beach just to name a few, the Fleurieu Peninsula is accessible to everyone all year round. You can travel through here on a coach tour, book onto a four wheel driving tour, make up your own itinerary as you go along or even have a cycling or hiking holiday. With beautiful scenic coastal routes, The Heysen Trail which is the longest walking track in Australia and many other trails to make your way along, the Fleurieu Peninsula is one of the best places for your next holiday, however you wish to travel.
It is an adventure playground with water sports, blood pumping action, exciting attractions and plenty of activities for all ages to get involved with. You can go surfing, kite boarding, wind surfing or swimming or perhaps you would like to do some diving upon the HMAS Hobart which lies just off shore or even explore the pristine ocean waters and neighbouring coral reefs which are home to a variety of sea animal. Watch migrating whales, swim with dolphins, play with sea lions in their natural habitat or view the penguin march every afternoon at sunset. The Fleurieu Peninsula is home to so many animals, whether you are explore the waters, rivers or lakes, forests, conservations areas and National Parks, you will come across hundreds of different species that live both in the water and on the land.
Your days here can be as jam packed as you would like them to be or as laid back as you wish. Browse through local markets, dine out in one of the many restaurants for lunch or dinner, taste some quality wines along the way or have a fun filled day at one of the many annual festivals and events. The Fleurieu Peninsula is a brilliant holiday destination where you can visit wineries, do some deep sea fishing, sample gourmet cuisines, enjoy the great outdoors at its very best and explore the many towns and coastal spots throughout the region. You can spend days upon days in the Fleurieu Peninsula and still not experience all that it has to offer. Book a tour to see the sights that will pick you up directly from your chosen Fleurieu Peninsula accommodation, soak up the history and heritage of the area or take the kids to one of the many family friendly attractions. The kids will love the amusement park at Victor Harbour, riding the horse drawn carriage across to Granite Island Nature Reserve, seeing the array of wildlife and having fun at the beach. With everything from food and wine tours, sky diving, abseiling, rock climbing, beach fun, golfing, train rides, cycling routes and many more adventure sports you are bound to find a host of attractions and activities for you to enjoy while in the Fleurieu Peninsula on top of the selection of accommodation ranging from budget through to luxury five star properties, your holiday to the Fleurieu Peninsula is awaiting you.