From rolling hills and world-class wineries to vibrant cities, renowned international festivals, pristine beaches and the vast wilderness of the Outback, South Australia is a land of breathtaking contrasts. Explore the lush countryside, red desert, wild coastlines and buzzing urban areas at your own pace with a comfortable car hire from Europcar.
Get your fill of culture in energetic Adelaide, home to acclaimed restaurants and a host of fantastic entertainment attractions. Stroll the leafy boulevards of the City of Churches and experience the largest annual arts festival in the Southern Hemisphere.
As the wine capital of Australia, SA is home to over 200 cellar doors. Take in the scenery of the Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale, Coonawarra and the Adelaide Hills and sample some of the world's most renowned wines.
South Australia is home to over 340 islands of varying sizes, the most famous of which is Kangaroo Island. Located 45 minutes away by ferry from Cape Jervis, enjoy a slower pace of life on this idyllic island, surrounded by stunning scenery and fascinating native wildlife.
Whether you want to ride the waves, dive with sharks, enjoy some family time or find an isolated stretch of sand to call your own, South Australia's stunning beaches will not disappoint. From Adelaide, drive the short distance to the charming seaside village of Glenelg, then continue further afield to explore the coastline of the Fleurieu Peninsula.
Ready to discover South Australia? Take in the very best of the Festival State and the Tour Down Under route, from popular attractions and must-see sights to local haunts and hidden gems. Hire a car in Adelaide and hit the road with our Detours presented by Europcar guides to see it all on your own schedule.