6 Day/5 Night Ultimate Kangaroo Island Tour

from
$1849pp
Your Tour Escort,
Shirley Tamm

Join our wonderful Tour Escort, Shirley Tamm on this new 6 Day Fully Escorted Tour of Kangaroo Island.

The next departure for this tour is scheduled for 12th March 2018 and 24th September 2018*

* Prices from 31st March 2018 subject to change. Register your interest for these dates.



Meet new friends and share this great holiday with other fellow travellers whilst enjoying the safety and security of having a tour escort travelling with you, giving you more time to enjoy a truly memorable holiday experience on spectacular Kangaroo Island.

To book, please call 08 8202 8608, email [email protected] or book online. 

Find details about our 4 Day Kangaroo Island Experience.

 

Terms and conditions: Terms and conditions: A deposit of $200 is required at the time of the booking. Full payment is due 30 days prior to departure. Bookings made within 30 days prior to departure, subject to availability, will require immediate payment. Credit card payment may incur a surcharge. Minimum passenger numbers are required for this tour to run at the advertised cost. If 15 passengers have not booked by 30 days prior to departure then it may be necessary to either cancel the tour or offer similar arrangements on an unescorted basis. Cancellations fees will apply. All services and reservations provided are subject to the condition of the principal providers. The SeaLink Travel Group accepts no responsibility for unforeseen omissions or additional costs incurred including those arising from adverse weather conditions. Travel Insurance is strongly recommended. Prices valid for travel until the 31st March 2018. *Price increase to be confirmed for tours post 1st April 2018.

  • Complimentary hotel pick up & drop off at selected Adelaide Hotels
  • Return luxury, air-conditioned coach travel from Adelaide to Cape Jervis
  • Return SeaLink ferry travel from Cape Jervis to Penneshaw
  • Luxury, air-conditioned coach travel around Kangaroo Island for 4 days
  • 5 Nights’ accommodation at the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, Kingscote
  • 5 Continental Breakfast, 6 Lunches and 5 Dinners
  • All tour entry fees, guided tours and tastings
  • Fully Escorted by Shirley Tamm from Adelaide

Duration

Operates

Departs

Price

6 Days / 5 Nights

12th March 2018
24th September 2018*

Adelaide Central Bus Station, 85 Franklin Street, Adelaide

From $1,849 per person, twin share

 

Our 6 day Fully Escorted Tour of Kangaroo Island will showcase many of the unforgettable highlights that Kangaroo Island has to offer.

 

Day 1

A complimentary city hotel transfer is provided to the Adelaide Central Bus Station, where you will meet Shirley Tamm and your fellow tour passengers. We travel via the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula to Cape Jervis where we board the SeaLink Ferry to Kangaroo Island. Highlights today include viewing Frenchman’s Rock, then a visit to the historic Maritime & Folk Museum and Visitors Centre, before driving towards the eastern end of KI with lunch overlooking the ocean at Dudley Wines Cellar Door, followed by tastings of their award winning wines. Then continue to Cape Willoughby, site of the first lighthouse in SA built in 1852, for a tour of the Lighthouse and Weather Station. Late in the afternoon we arrive at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn and settle into our accommodation for the next 5 nights.

Meal Inclusions: Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 2

After breakfast, we tour the township of Kingscote before visiting the Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park, home to over 150 species of Native Australian wildlife and over 600 animals! After a lunch stop at the Parndana Hotel we travel north to discover the charming swimming beach and surrounding beauty of Stokes Bay. Here we visit the secret beach which is protected from the pounding surf by a giant pool surrounded by rocks. We continue along the north coast road to the picturesque surroundings of the Bay of Shoals Winery to taste some of their quality wines and admire the distant vistas of the North Cape. Tonight we enjoy dinner with our group.

Meal Inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 3

This morning after breakfast, we stop for a short shop visit at Island Beehive which has a wide variety of locally made produce including organic honey. We then enjoy an amazing interactive, educational and highly entertaining displayof In-Flight Birds of Prey at Raptor Domain. We travel along the south coast road to our BBQ lunch, in a tranquil rural setting, at the Seal Bay Café. Our next visit is to famous Seal Bay where we join our guide for a walk through a wild seal colony that is home to around 600 rare Australian sea lions. As we travel back to Kingscote, we see spectacular views of the Southern Ocean at Point Ellen and Vivonne Bay (named Australia’s best beach). Join our group for dinner this evening.

Meal Inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 4

After breakfast, we travel west to Flinders Chase National Park. Our first stop is the Visitor Centre before travelling through the natural rugged beauty of the park to spectacular Remarkable Rocks. We travel on to Cape du Couedic Lighthouse, built in 1906 and the natural land bridge that is Admirals Arch where we will see Long-nosed Fur Seals.

Our lunch today is at Andermel Marron, renowned as one of the largest best practise marron farms in Australia. We also see the breeding and holding tanks to learn about their life cycle and the operational aspects of a modern marron farm, with time to sample their Two Wheeler Creek wines and Bush Tucker products. 

Later in the afternoon on arrival back into Kingscote, there will be free time to explore the main street, enjoy a walk along the esplanade or just relax at the Hotel. Enjoy our dinner tonight at the hotel.

Meal Inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 5

This morning after breakfast we travel west to Emu Bay with its small jetty dating back to 1918 and renowned for its beautiful 4 kilometre beach. We include a visit to the Old Wisanger School, officially opened in 1885 which provided continuous schooling until the opening of Kingscote Area School in 1945.

We then travel to Clifford’s Honey Farm, home to the only pure strain of Ligurian Bee in the world where we learn about the interesting life and work of these rare honey bees. A delicious BBQ lunch will be ready for us at the Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery followed by a tour of the distillery where they manufacture 100% pure Australian Eucalyptus Oil.

Enjoy a brief photo stop at Duck Lagoon before our visit to SA’s first sheep dairy and cheese factory - Island Pure Sheep Dairy, where we witness sheep being milked and taste some of their world class dairy products. To complete the day, we will taste the various spirits produced at KI Spirits who have just won the prestigious title of Best Gin in Australia. Dinner this evening with our Group.

Meal Inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 6

After breakfast, we depart Kingscote with a scenic drive to Penneshaw via American River and Pennington Bay. View prominent local art works and crafts at our visit to KI Artworks Gallery before enjoying lunch overlooking the Gulf at Ultima Thule Café. A fun and educational presentation awaits us at Rob’s Shearing and Sheepdogs where we witness a truly authentic Australian experience.

We return to the mainland on the SeaLink ferry to Cape Jervis and continue our picturesque drive back to Adelaide. We arrive at the Adelaide Central Bus Station later this afternoon, having made wonderful new friendships and full of great memories of our Kangaroo Island experience.

Meal Inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch