Attention all foodies! With so many winemakers, producers and restaurants, you’re never far away from your next tasting experience.
In only a short 45 minute drive from Adelaide, the Fleurieu Peninsula will have exactly what you’re looking for. Whether it’s a romantic escape, a family holiday or an outdoor adventure, the Fleurieu Peninsula will deliver.
Allow plenty of time to discover this truly unique and diverse region with rolling countryside, scenic vineyards, olive groves, pristine coastline and enormous white sandy beaches with protected swimming and surf breaks.
If you love the great outdoors, you’ll be in heaven here with hiking, whale watching, surfing and kayaking just some of the attractions. There are gentle cycling paths which meander through the vineyards as well as several long-distance walking trails.
The region also produces all manner of delicacies including seafood, fruit and vegetables, farmhouse cheeses, game meats, nuts and chocolates. Make sure you head to the Willunga Farmers Market which is rated as one of the best in Australia. You’ll also find charming country pubs, vineyard restaurants and cafés, all serving up culinary delights.
Whilst the world-class wines of prestigious McLaren Vale are the best known, the Fleurieu Peninsula also has three other important wine regions: Langhorne Creek, Currency Creek and the Southern Fleurieu Peninsula. All definitely worth a visit.
The Fleurieu Peninsula is the perfect blend of outdoor adventure, culture and pure indulgence. Enjoy!