Escape the fast lane
Escape from life’s fast lane and make the Adelaide Hills your next holiday getaway.
Barely 30 minutes from Adelaide’s city centre and 45 minutes from the airport, experience a change of pace in the Adelaide Hills. Stretching from the Barossa in the north, to Kuitpo Forest in the south, this region is rich in history.
If you’re looking for a relaxing driving holiday, you’ve found it
The countryside is storybook-pretty. It is dappled in light, dotted with quaint villages and bustling towns.
With some of Australia’s best cool-climate wines, the Adelaide Hills’ food and produce comes straight from nature’s top shelf. How good do our restaurants make all those things taste? You’ll have to find out for yourself!
The Adelaide Hills’ stunning views and big blue skies will take your breath away.
Walking trails take you where your car cannot
Hire a bike and see just why the Santos Tour Down Under loves the Adelaide Hills. Discover the dreamtime stories of the Hills’ original inhabitants, the Permangk people.
Learn about the European settlers and how their culture, food, architecture and art shape life in the Adelaide Hills today.
As dusk falls, enjoy a soothing spa and roaring open fire in your luxurious, bluestone accommodation. Take a guided tour to see endangered bettongs, platypus and bandicoots in their native habitat.
Home away from home
Use the Adelaide Hills as a base for more touring. Adelaide, the Barossa and the Fleurieu Peninsula are all within an hour’s drive. Just get in the car and see where you end up.
In the Adelaide Hills, the biggest decision to make is how long to spend there.
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Things to do
Here are some great ideas for you to try while you’re in the area.
There are plenty of events on in the Adelaide Hills. Here are some ideas you might like.