The charming city of Adelaide can feel more like a large town, such is the friendly ambience that resonates from the city. Style, culture and quality are three things the city has in spades. With hundreds of wineries located in the Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale (all within an hour's drive), the city enjoys unprecedented access to the highest quality South Australian produce, meaning you are sure to eat well in Adelaide. Visit in March to attend the lauded Adelaide Fringe Festival, the second largest of its kind in the world. Catch the tram to the beachside suburb of Glenelg, take a quiet stroll through the Adelaide Botanic Gardens and later peruse the many restaurants, bars and cafés along the popular ‘eat street’ of Gouger Street.
Popular Tailor-made Adelaide Holidays
There’s so much to see and do in and around Australia’s lifestyle capital that a simple city break just won’t cut it. With our tailor-made Adelaide holiday range, you can dig a little deeper and explore more than just the city and a hotel. For example – after experiencing all of Adelaide’s highlights – embark on an in-depth discovery of South Australia with the freedom of a campervan, seek out world-class vineyards around the state, experience the Outback first hand, or hop across to Kangaroo Island. For more ideas, check out our tailor-made Adelaide holidays below.
Adelaide Holiday Types
Our holidays to Adelaide are more than just a city break. Instead, we’ve created itineraries that take in multiple destinations and unique experiences. From iconic road trips to wildlife adventures, be inspired by our Adelaide holiday types below.
More About Adelaide
Currency: Australian dollar
Flight time: London to Adelaide flight time is just over 21 hours and will include a stopover.
Visas: British Citizens require a tourist eTA visa, which you can apply for online.
Vaccinations: No vaccinations are required
Top 3 Things to Do in Adelaide
- Dine out in the popular Gouger Street
- Take a cruise from Glenelg to see dolphins
- Take a day trip to the Barossa Valley
When to Go to Adelaide
Adelaide enjoys a Mediterranean climate with warm sunny summers and cool winters. Adelaide also has very little humidity, even in the summer months of December to February when temperatures typically range from 17 to 29°C. In the winter months of June to August, temperatures can drop to around 8°C. Don’t let this deter you though; winter is the best time for wildlife spotting in the regions nearby Adelaide. For events, time your visit to the city to coincide with 'Mad March', the city's busiest month of events. During this time, the city hosts the Adelaide Fringe, as well as performance art festival WOMADelaide.
Why Book Your Adelaide Holiday With Flight Centre
World’s #1 to Australia: Flight Centre is born and bred in Australia. We opened our very first store in Sydney in 1982 and now sell over 1.3 million tickets to Australia every year, making us the world’s number one to Australia.
Local knowledge: As an Australian-born company, we know Australia better than anyone. In fact, we have Flight Centre stores located throughout Adelaide, giving us access to unprecedented local travel advice and up-to-date information.
Flexibility: We offer flexible deposits, the opportunity to pay the balance of your holiday just 10 weeks before departure, and fixed change and cancellation fees.
Flight Centre Concierge and 24/7 Emergency Assistance Service: When you book a holiday to Adelaide from our range of tailor-made Journeys, you’ll also enjoy access to our inclusive concierge and 24/7 Emergency Assistance services.