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Road Trip-Sydney to Adelaide

Sydney is definitely one of Australia’s most prominent cities. No matter what time of day it is, there's always something to see and do. If you're wanting to visit Sydney to experience the hustle and bustle of the city, but also visit somewhere that's relaxing in the same trip, then perhaps a road trip from Sydney to Adelaide is the perfect way to end your trip.

Aside from the bustling nightlife, Sydney offers a lot of attractions for all ages. The Sydney Opera House is definitely a place you're going to want to visit while in Sydney. This iconic building will not only teach you a lot about the history of it and the city, but you'll also get to see some spectacular views of the surrounding areas. For more spectacular views, catch a ride on the Manly Ferry. This inexpensive ferry is a great way to see the city, and Manly Beach is nearby.

Hyde Park is another fun Sydney attraction that appeals to everyone. There's some really neat historical monuments to check out, and also a lot of fun sporting activities like Rugby and Cricket. The centerpiece of Hyde Park is the Archibald Fountain. Dating back to 1932, Archibald Fountain is an amazing piece of Hyde Park that offers a lot of history.

Along your trip you'll also want to stop by the South Australian Museum, especially if you're travelling with kids. This museum offers a wide variety of different galleries, including Pacific cultures and Aboriginal Cultures. It's a wonderful chance to learn about the history of Australia.
When you're about 20 minutes away from Adelaide's town centre, check out Cleland Wildlife Park. Here, you and the family can feed kangaroos and check out penguins, birds, monkeys, and more. The adorable Pandas are a must see as well. You can take a guided tour, also, where you'll learn about the history of all these animals.

Barossa Valley is an exciting stop in Adelaide as well. Here, you'll be able to taste world famous wines and even get to take a tour to see where and how they're produced. There's plenty of nightclubs, restaurants, and pubs as well. The Tap Inn is a huge place everyone can enjoy. It hosts a pub, restaurant, gaming lounge, pool hall, and even a beer garden.

The aforementioned attractions are just a small fraction of what you can expect to experience a long the trip. Travelling from Sydney to Adelaide is something you're sure to remember for a lifetime. The trip as a whole is rather lengthy, at 1,047km taking approximately 15 hours so it would be worth planning your trip to include an overnight stay. Make sure you have plenty of snacks and supplies. If you plan on taking a new car on the trip, check out, and robust models such as the Oka beforehand to do some comparison shopping to see what's right for you, especially when it comes to the eco credentials of new cars which you should compare with your own. Choosing a more fuel efficient car for a long trip could easily cut the cost of the road trip. You definitely wouldn't want your trip being dampened by discomfort in a car that's not good for trips!

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