It’s not as famous as Melbourne or Sydney, but the beauty of Adelaide, which is located in the southern part of Australia, can anesthetize anyone who visits it.
This is because apart from having an environment that is still very beautiful, Adelaide also has many exciting destinations that must be explored, such as the following five places. Listen, yes.
- Kangaroo Island
If you are one of those people who like holidays in the wild, Kangaroo Island can be an option. It is not difficult to get to this island which has seven cities. You can choose one of two types of transportation, namely by ferry from Cape Jarvis or by plane from Adelaide airport.
Even though the name is Kangaroo Island, when you visit this island you have the opportunity to meet a herd of animals other than kangaroos, you know, namely koalas, little penguins, pelicans, sea lions, and others. The facilities available on this island are also quite complete, ranging from lodging, and restaurants to shopping centers.
- Adelaide Zoo
If you are not satisfied playing with the animals on Kangaroo Island, that means you have to move to the Adelaide Zoo. The zoo’s collection of animals is even more complete, such as various species of birds, Tasmanian devils, the typical Australian marsupial family, pandas, Galapagos turtles, little penguins, giraffes, and many others.
You need to know that little penguins or commonly called little penguins can only be found in Australia and New Zealand, you know. So don’t miss this opportunity when you visit Adelaide, OK?
- Semaphore Beach
Semaphore not only offers the beauty of the sea and sand beaches. More than that, Semaphore beach has a playground in which many exciting rides must be tried. Riding rides while enjoying the blue sea water of Semaphore beach is one of the favorite activities for tourists.
The most interesting thing about this place is the International Kite Festival which is usually held every March or April. That’s when you will see the Semaphore beach sky full of kites with a very unique shapes.
- Temptation Dolphin Swim
If you usually see dolphin attractions only in circuses or zoos, it’s different if you visit Adelaide, to be precise at Temptation Dolphin Swim. Here you can feel the sensation of swimming with dolphins directly in the open sea. No need to worry about drowning, because when swimming you will hold on to the rope that has been tied tightly to the boat and wear a special bathing suit.
- Elder Park
The best way to be able to enjoy the beauty of Elder’s garden which is located on the shores of Lake Torrens is to use Popeye. The Popeye is a very famous ship in Adelaide. By riding Popeye you will be amazed by the beautiful scenery in front of your eyes, such as trees, buildings, lakes, wildlife, and others. Elder Park is also a gathering place for famous communities, from Carols by Candlelight, New Year’s Eve, Oz Lantern Moon Festival Asia to the Adelaide Festival.
Well, those are five places you shouldn’t miss when visiting Adelaide. So, which place do you want to explore first, guys?