See more on this comprehensive tour that blends the highlights of the city with the quaint but classic Adelaide Hills. From the picturesque city square to the towering Mount Lofty Summit and Australia's oldest German settlement, Hahndorf, you will see the scenic span on the South Australian landscape from the city to the coast.
In the morning, board the coach for the Adelaide city highlights tour. Your guide will introduce you to this delightful city, which is surrounded by parklands with a blend of historic buildings, wide streets, cafés and restaurants. Drive past Adelaide's cultural precinct - North Terrace, the National Wine Centre, Adelaide Botanic Gardens and the beautiful Botanic Park, home to the Bicentennial Conservatory and the Adelaide Zoo. Continue through historic North Adelaide, where you’ll see tree-lined streets, mansions and historic buildings.
Stop and visit the iconic St Peters Cathedral or the newly developed Adelaide Oval then travel through the city's east on the way to the Haigh's Chocolates for a factory tour and tastings of this famous South Australian chocolate.
Return to the city via the South Parklands, West Terrace and North Terrace.
Note: The morning tour will stop at 12pm on King William Street near Rundle Mall. Passengers can choose to disembark here to get some lunch and make their own way back to the ACBS by 1pm or stay onboard the coach that will return to the ACBS at 12:15pm. Clients then have free time to purchase their own lunch before boarding the Adelaide Hills and Hahndorf tour at 1.15pm for the afternoon part of their full day tour.
The afternoon tour commences with a scenic drive to Mount Lofty Summit, Adelaide’s highest peak. Take in the spectacular views of the city and the coastline - a perfect photo opportunity. Wind your way through the villages of Crafers, Stirling, Aldgate and Bridgewater before arriving at Hahndorf, Adelaide’s oldest German settlement.
Spend the afternoon exploring the main street, sample local handmade produce, and check out the local arts and crafts before afternoon tea or a traditional German beer tasting at the iconic Hahndorf Inn Hotel.