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The Big Bus offers a range of top Adelaide tours, experiences and things to do. There are no booking or credit card fees when you book with us, and we offer a best price guarantee. Some conditions apply*. Here are ten of the best Adelaide tours...

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Top Adelaide Tours: Visit the village of Hahndorf.

1. Adelaide Afternoon River Cruise, City and Hahndorf Tour

Start this experience with a relaxing cruise along the Torrens River on board the famous Popeye. Next you’ll board your comfortable coach and head for the wonderful Adelaide Hills — a region that claims universal appeal for nature lovers, artists and history buffs. The quaint German village of Hahndorf epitomises the character and charm that brings so many visitors to this magnificent part of Adelaide.

Adelaide Afternoon River Cruise, City and Hahndorf Tour
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We had a great day on our tour. Great weather, really informative tour guides, and a great boat and coach. Everything came together like clockwork. Our guides shared interesting facts and stories without drowning us in boring details. The only improvement would be the hotel drop-off, which needs to be more structured. Overall, a great way to spend an Adelaide arvo! Anthony

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2. Adelaide Central Market Tour

This morning tour is the perfect introduction to Adelaide’s gourmet food scene. Enjoy a delicious light breakfast at one of the Central Market’s iconic stalls, then enjoy a guided walk through the market. Shop for irresistible fresh produce and gourmet delights that reflect Adelaide’s multicultural character and passion for great food.

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Ten top Adelaide tours: Explore the Central Market. Image: Bigstock

3. Adelaide Food and Street Art Walking Tour

Street art may be the bugbear of many a local authority, but Adelaide has embraced it in an effort to revitalise the city’s no-go zones. That’s brought with it a plethora of hip new street food outlets. This Adelaide food and street art walking tour offers guests the chance to sample a diverse range of sweet and savoury bites, and hear commentary on the colourful murals that adorn walls across the inner city.

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4. Cleland Wildlife Park Experience

Take a walk on the wild side and engage with some of Australia’s most unique and curious wildlife on this day tour from Adelaide! Cleland Wildlife Park is nestled within the beautiful Cleland Conservation Park just 30 minutes from from the city centre.

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Ten top Adelaide tours: Cleland Wildlife Park Experience

5. Adelaide Gaol Ghost Tour

Prepare to be scared silly as you brave a visit after dark to Australia’s longest continuously operating gaol. Learn about the death of Governor Ashton who was thrown from a window, and why Sister Mary MacKillop ended up on the gallows. With no less than 45 hangings, it’s no wonder this 147 year-old building has a scary story or two to share.

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6. Barossa Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

This all-inclusive Barossa Valley wine tour will give you a comprehensive introduction to what makes the Barossa so special as a wine producing region. You’ll travel in air-conditioned comfort and enjoy the services of a passionate local guide to show you the region’s highlights. Lunch and wine tastings are included. You’ll also pay a visit to the charming village of Hahndorf.

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Ten top Adelaide tours: Visit the famous Barossa Valley winemaking region.

7. Victor Harbor and McLaren Vale Tour

Experience Adelaide’s holiday playground — the magical Fleurieu Peninsula. See its vineyards and wineries, the seaside resort town of Victor Harbor, and the historic port of Goolwa at the mouth of the mighty Murray River.

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Ten top Adelaide tours: Victor Harbor and McLaren Vale Tour

8. Coorong Cruise from Goolwa

Protected from the Southern Ocean by a seemingly wafer-thin peninsula, the Coorong National Park freshwater ecosystem stretches for about 130km along the South Australian coast. This fabulous day cruise will immerse you in the extraordinary natural beauty of the region — the setting for the famous Australian film Storm Boy.

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Ten top Adelaide tours: Coorong Cruise from Goolwa

9. Murray River Tour and Cruise

This Murray River Tour and Cruise from Adelaide will let you get up close and personal with one of Australia’s most iconic waterways. You’ll travel in air-conditioned comfort and enjoy the services of a passionate local guide to show you the region’s highlights. A river cruise on either the Proud Mary riverboat or the Captain Proud paddle wheeler is included. All you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy!

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Ten top Adelaide tours: Kangaroo Island. Image: Bigstock

10. Kangaroo Island Day Tour

For those with limited time in South Australia, this tour is the perfect all-round introduction to one of the country’s most stunning natural landscapes — Kangaroo Island. You’ll travel from Adelaide in air-conditioned comfort and enjoy the services of a passionate local guide on the island to show you its key sights. Lunch is included. It’s a big day, but one you’ll remember for years to come!

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Cover image courtesy of South Australian Tourism Commission. Additional images: Bigstock

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