With an area that sweeps across Cape Jervis right up to Adelaide and includes places such as Victor Harbour, McLaren Vale and Port Elliot, The Fleurieu Peninsula holds many wonders. With rolling surf beaches, neighbouring islands like Kangaroo Island, famous attractions and plenty of outdoor fun and excitement, the Fleurieu Peninsula is place for all travellers of all ages. Here you can really get away from it all, with peaceful surrounds, pristine beaches, lush green countryside and a coastal charm that is warm and welcoming.
The Fleurieu Peninsula a place where you will have the chance to visit places like Victor Harbour where you can walk out to Granit Island National Reserve to meet the fury penguins, ride a roller coaster, take a horse drawn carriage ride or perhaps even swim with sharks. There are wineries and cellar doors that are open all year round where you can sample award winning wines and dine in the vineyard restaurants or perhaps a walk along the miles and miles of beautiful beaches that ribbon the coastline is more like your style. Here you can fill your days with a variety of water sports such as water skiing, swimming, kite boarding, wind surfing, fishing, diving and snorkelling. Fish straight from the beach, from one of the jetty’s or join a charter boat for some great deep sea fishing that the whole family can enjoy. Dive upon the ex HMAS Hobart that was scuttled just off the coast of Wirrina, explore fringing coral reefs and come face to face with a many different underwater species along with the Leafy Sea Dragon which is native to these waters.
Have a picnic in one of the many foreshore picnic grounds, watch the stunning sunsets, book onto a range of tours to see the sights and drive along the winding and very interesting scenic routes to see where they will lead you through the Fleurieu Peninsula. Take a quick ferry boat ride over to Penneshaw on Kangaroo Island where you can see sea lions, penguins, seals and so many more land and sea animals all for yourself.... There is a reason why they call Kangaroo Island the Galapagos Island of Australia! Explore National Parks, forests and the beautiful countryside, where there will be plenty of chance to go wildlife spotting, hiking and bush walking. People who simply cannot get enough of the water why not arrange for an all day sailing cruise on board a luxury vessel, take the family for a lunch cruise or arrange for romantic sunset champagne cruise!
Accommodation in the Fleurieu Peninsula offers it all including hostels for backpackers, family resorts, eco retreats, spa retreats, luxury holiday homes, charter boats, boutique hotels, bed and breakfasts in the countryside, exclusive vineyard apartments and cosy cabins for the winter time. Affordable right through to luxury five star accommodation can all be booked for your trip to the Fleurieu Peninsula that will place you right where you want to be so you can have the attractions and activities all within easy reach.
The Fleurieu Peninsula is a top holiday destination that has it all, from relaxation and rejuvenation, to fun filled days, top tourist spots, wineries, shopping, dining and more. Plan your ideal holiday trip at any time of the year and discover a destination that is adventure playground, has unspoilt landscapes and presents a place unlike any other.