Touching down in Melbourne or Adelaide airports, hiring a car and hitting the road is a great way of experiencing the Melbourne Adelaide Touring Route. All major car companies hire vehicles out of Melbourne and Adelaide airports. Good standard inland and coastal roads allow for many touring variations. All travel distances included on this website are indicative only. Following are a range of touring suggestions to help you get the most out of your self drive holiday.
Adelaide to Melbourne (Wine Lover's Journey) - 6 days
For lover's of glorious wines and sumptuous food, this itinerary showcases the best of the Australian table.
Melbourne to Adelaide (Nature & Wildlife) - 7 days
This 7 day tour takes you alongside some of Australia's best beaches, coastal marine parks and unspoilt tracts of bush land supporting unique wildlife. From Melbourne, you'll travel along Victoria's world-famous Great Ocean Road, through the Great Otway National Park, past the Twelve Apostles giant rock stacks and on to the magnificent South Australian coastal ports of Beachport and Robe, the Coorong National Park and Victor Harbor to Adelaide, with Kangaroo Island completing the coastal experience.