South Australia’s capital, Adelaide is a stylish city with a rich cultural heritage. Nestled between the hills and the ocean, the city promises a lovely holiday experience in Australia where travellers can take in the delights of terrific architecture, scenic outdoors, boutique shopping and a lot more.
Discover the beauty of Adelaide Botanic Garden
The city boasts terrific natural wealth and the Adelaide Botanic Garden portrays that spectacularly. Established in 1855, it is a peaceful retreat that features a fenced garden on North Terrace. History enthusiasts can treat their eyes to the wrought iron gates at east end of North Terrace and some remarkable heritage structures in the garden. The Palm House and the Museum of Economic Botany are a major draw among them. Nature lovers would love to explore the National Rose Trail Garden, a lovely spot that flaunts various international varieties of rose.
Visit Carrick Hill to take a peek at Australian heritage
If you wish to experience the rich heritage of Australia, head to the Carrick Hill, a wonderful historic property at the foot of the Adelaide Hills. One of the few period homes in Australia that are well-preserved with their entire grounds and original contents, the building was completed in 1939 and displays the style of an English manor. Be it the history enthusiasts or nature lovers, this place promises a wonderful time for all. Besides, you would love to attend the art exhibitions held here regularly.
Explore wildlife in the Adelaide Zoo
Treat the wildlife lover in you to the incredible wildlife of one of the major tourist attractions of South Australia, the Adelaide Zoo. It is the second oldest zoo in Australia where you’ll get a chance to spot around 300 native and exotic species including the only two giant pandas in the Southern Hemisphere – Fu Ni and Wang Wang. Interactive presentations are held here for the kids and the whole family.
Have a unique beach experience at Glenelg
Families and leisure travellers can spend a relaxing beach holiday at the beachside suburb of Adelaide, Glenelg. Located in both the City of West Torrens and the City of Holdfast Bay, the village appeals with a captivating history and a lively vibe. There are a number of boutique hotels and sidewalk cafes; there’s the Beachouse Amusement Centre where you can enjoy many rides, waterslides and arcade games. Besides, sailing and swimming with dolphins are two of the popular activities here!