Not sure of what to do in Adelaide? Discover all the popular things to do in Adelaide like cruising along the Murray River, spotting wildlife along the way or head to Port Adelaide for kayaking and cruises where you can see dolphins. Visit historic Victor Harbor and its many attractions including the horse drawn tram, which takes passengers over the wooden causeway to the mainland. A Kangaroo Island tour is essential to any Adelaide visit, with the chance to see over 500 Australian Sea Lions and New Zealand Fur Seals.
Also, if you're in search of a way to give one of our experiences as a great gift for a family member, friend, loved one or more, be sure to check out our sister site Gift It Now! In addition, while you're looking for what to do in Adelaide, don't forget to check out all the things to do in our other popular regions such as Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, the Gold Coast attractions, and much more! Plus, if you're looking for more information on what to do in South Australia, be sure to visit our state page!
Getting around in Adelaide
If you are travelling on a strict budget you will be glad to know that the Adelaide city centre has free public transport. You can catch a free ride on the Adelaide Connector Free Bus service, which operates 7 days a week except for public holidays. Environmental buffs will be thrilled with Tindo- the world's first solar powered bus. This air-conditioned bus is carbon neutral and seats 42 passengers.
For more information visit on the bus schedules times, visit the Adelaide Connector Bus map online for download here.
The Adelaide Tram is another great way to travel around the city. The tram is free between South Terrace and City West but if you are going any further then you will need to buy a ticket.
More information on the tram service here).
If you feel like getting some exercise while exploring Adelaide then hiring a bike would be a great option. You can hire a bike free of charge in Adelaide city as long as you have a current passport or drivers license with your photograph. Adelaide City bikes can be hired from the following places:
Adelaide City Council
Open Monday to Friday (8.30am-5.30pm) 25 Pirie Street, Adelaide
Phone: +61 8 8203 7203
Adelaide Convention Centre
Open Monday to Friday (9am-4pm) North Terrace, Adelaide
Phone:+61 8 8212 4099
Adelaide Meridien Open 7 days, 8am - 6pm 21-39 Melbourne St, North Adelaide
Phone: +61 8 8267 3033
Phone: 13 22 11
Phone: 13 10 08
Phone: 13 22 27
Adelaide Access Taxis
Phone: 1300 360 940
Hiring a car gives you more freedom of movement to explore Adelaide at your own leisure and pace. Visit our car hire partner Vroom Vroom Vroom.