KANGAROO ISLAND
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Book top-rated Kangaroo Island tours and discover the pristine, beaches, indigenous wildlife, local wines and breathtaking sunsets of one of the world’s greatest nature-based destinations. Visit the wildly gorgeous Kangaroo Island on a day trip from Adelaide and brace yourself for the ultimate nature-lover’s bonanza! Eight miles off the coast of South Australia, Kangaroo Island boasts native wildlife like koalas, kangaroos, sea lions, and seals, dramatic coastal views, and bountiful farmlands. Enjoy the local food and beverage scene, venture off road on an exhilarating quad bike adventure, explore the island on a scenic trail tour, and hop aboard a 4WD to see koalas, fur seals and wild kangaroos up close. Check out a prolific range of Kangaroo Island tours on isango! and book well in advance to grab the best deals.

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Our tips for Kangaroo Island

  • A visit to Kangaroo Island can be quite expensive, so consider spending at lease 3-4 nights there to ensure that you get value for money.
  • Petrol on Kangaroo Island is very expensive! So make sure that you fill up your tank before you leave the mainland. And fuel on the island can be found only in a few select localities, so make sure you come prepared.
  • Try to stock up on food and groceries on the mainland itself as shops are few and the prices are inflated. However, the 2 places where you can buy your groceries are Kingscote and Penneshaw.

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Best time to visit

Kangaroo Island can be visited throughout the year as the weather is mild and pleasant. But the best time to visit is during the spring season between September and November. June, July and August are also a perfect time to visit if you want to avoid the crowds.

Getting there

You can rent a car and drive to the island or opt for guided Kangaroo Island coach tours that include roundtrip transfers in the package. The island is a 30-minute plane ride from Adelaide. There are also seasonal flights from Melbourne to the island.

Money saving tips

A great way to save money is by booking your trip for the off season. Since there are lesser tourists from June to August, book your flights and tours around that time to get lower rates. And finally, book your tickets and tours months in advance to avoid paying the last-minute inflated rates.

Did you know?

Fun KI facts to impress fellow travelers with:

  • Kangaroo Island is Australia's third-largest island, after Tasmania and Melville Island.
  • The Kangaroos on KI are slightly different from the mainland ones. They have longer fur and are darker in colour.
  • Kangaroo Island has seen more than 80 shipwrecks since 1847. The last of its three lighthouses was built in 1909 but at least 19 ships have been wrecked since, the latest in 2008.

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