South Australian Touring Routes

More ways to explore

McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast is part of two significant South Australian Road Trips.

Epicurean Way

The Epicurean Way is a culinary adventure that winds its way through four of Australia’s premier wine districts – McLaren Vale, Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley and the Clare Valley.

Perfect for those who travel on their stomach, this epic four-day food and wine drive visiting cellar doors, breweries, distilleries, and all manner of eateries, is a road trip designed to please even the fussiest of foodies.

Download the Epicurean Way road trip map <add link> and take yourself on a deliciously decadent drive

Southern Ocean Drive

If you love coastal views, sea breezes, and salty sea air, Southern Ocean Drive takes in everything coastal as you leave the Great Ocean Road and are Adelaide bound. Highlights include the Coonawarra wine region, Limestone Coast, Coorong, Victor Harbor, McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast, as well as Kangaroo Island.

Beach lovers, wine lovers, and nature lovers, this road trip is for you. This stunning five-day trip includes lakes and ponds, caves, cellar doors, whale watching, incredible beaches for swimming, surfing and fishing, eateries aplenty…and that’s before you get to Kangaroo Island.

Download the Southern Ocean Drive road trip map <add link> and explore our beautiful southern coastline.

Other road trips

There are another three South Australian Road Trips that allow you to discover more of our State.

Look out for:

  • Seafood Frontier <add link> Taking in a smorgasbord of South Australian seafood from across the Eyre Peninsula from Whyalla, Port Lincoln and Coffin Bay to the Head of Bight.
  • Coastal Way <add link> The best way to discover the Yorke Peninsula with a fascinating itinerary coving history, fabulous fishing and, of course, plenty of great beaches.
  • Explorers Way <add link> From Adelaide to Alice Springs, this road trip gives you the choice of going through the Flinders Ranges and Oodnadatta Track to Coober Pedy, or a more direct route that lets you explore outback towns along the Stuart Highway.

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