Home to abundant populations of its namesake animal, the wild kangaroo, and myriad animal and bird species, Kangaroo Island is a sparsely populated and pristine island located near Adelaide in South Australia. A protected nature reserve, it is also home to colonies of sea lions, penguins, seabirds, dolphins, and echidnas. It offers dramatic landscapes with its distinctive rocky outcrops like the Admirals Arch and Remarkable Rocks. A magnet among nature and wildlife enthusiasts, it has captured the attention of food lovers in recent years with its award-winning local wines, artisanal cheese, and fresh produce. Hike its many trails or indulge in a range of water activities – the best ways to experience this spectacular island.
Wildlife & Birds
Hiking & Water Sports
Wine & Food
Recommended Australia Tours
Places: Melbourne (1 day) → Apollo Bay (1) → Port Campbell (1) → Halls Gap (2) → Robe (1) → Penneshaw (1) → Kangaroo Island (1) → Adelaide (1) → Penneshaw (1)
Tour Highlights: Coffee, Wine & Food, Vibrant Art & Culture, Grampians National Park, Beaches, Great Otway National Park...