Kangaroo Island SeaLink

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Kangaroo Island SeaLink offers a wide range of Kangaroo Island tours. These include day tours that will take you to many of the highlights of this beautiful island, or you can see more on a one or two night extended coach tour. The island is perfect for self-drive holidays, so why not choose from our selection of one, two or three night self-drive packages, or one of the great value backpacker packages jam packed with adventure and unique island experiences.

SeaLink also offers a range of seasonal packages and special deals, including the annual SeaLink Kangaroo Island Cup and the monthly Penneshaw Markets – please refer to our website for all of the latest offers.

Facilities

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Services

From $608 to $649

A two day Kangaroo Island tour – a chance to explore one of Australia’s finest nature based destinations.

Early morning pick up from your Adelaide hotel for your scenic coach transfer to Cape Jervis and onto Kangaroo Island.

First stop is Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery. After lunch at Vivonne Bay Bistro, head to Seal Bay for a walk along the beach with a national park ranger amongst a breeding colony of rare Australian sea lions. Then it’s onto a Birds of Prey In-Flight display. Lastly travel to Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park where you can feed kangaroos, before being transferred to your choice of overnight accommodation.

After your morning hotel pick up visit Clifford’s Honey Farm for a short tour and tastings followed by Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, where you will enjoy a Koala Walk. Then it’s on to Flinders Chase National Park for photo opportunities at Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch.

At the end of the day you will be returned to Penneshaw for your ferry and coach transfer back to Adelaide.

Operates: 6.45am day one to 10.40pm day two, daily except Christmas Day.

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From $485 to $653

Explore all five days of one if Australia’s newest walking trails, the incredible Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail, and see some of the most untouched landscapes of Kangaroo Island. This package includes five nights accommodation at Western Kangaroo Island Caravan Park, with transfers to the trail each day.

Without having to carry your camping and other supplies, you can enjoy the comfort of a shower each night, and get a good sleep, before setting off to hike again the next morning.

Package includes: Return ferry transfers including a standard size vehicle from/to Cape Jervis; 5 nights at Western KI Caravan Park & Wildlife Reserve (Powered Site or 2 Bedroom Cabin); 5 day walk on Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail including Pass, Map/Guide and daily transfers to/from the Trail.

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From $478 to $642

Base yourself at the quiet, friendly fishing village of American River and discover the eastern end of Kangaroo Island. American River is a bird-watching paradise and a great place to try local fresh oysters. There’s an impressive stretch of coastline around this area including the spectacular Pennington Bay, a photographer’s dream and a very popular place for fishing.

Package includes: return SeaLink ferry for two adults and a standard size vehicle, two nights accommodation at the Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge, American River, buffet breakfast daily, AUD50.00 dinner voucher for Reflection Restaurant with pre-dinner wine tastings, self guided nocturnal tour around the American River township, visit to Clifford’s Honey Farm including a tub of honey ice cream, and entry to the Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery, including a self-guided tour

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$1189

Enjoy 3 nights in Adelaide with touring to the Barossa or Adelaide Hills before experiencing Kangaroo Island’s local produce and spectacular scenery whilst staying in Penneshaw.

Package includes: Three nights accommodation at either the Stamford Plaza (Adelaide) or Stamford Grand (Glenelg), choose from a full day Barossa Food and Wine Experience or Barossa and Hahndorf Highlights tour with Adelaide Sightseeing, including lunch and wine tastings, return SeaLink coach and ferry transfer to Kangaroo Island, three days rental car with Budget on Kangaroo Island, two nights accommodation at Kangaroo Island Seafront, Penneshaw (or similar) including daily buffet breakfast, bottle of KI wine on arrival, $60 dinner voucher to use at Penny’s Restaurant, gourmet lunch at Dudley Wines and wine tasting and savoury platter at Bay of Shoals Wines.

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$98

Travel to Kangaroo Island in the comfort of SeaLink’s luxurious car and passenger ferries ‘Sealion 2000’ and ‘Spirit of Kangaroo Island’. The vessels have a cafe and licensed bar, television and video monitors, air-conditioning and a dolphin viewing deck. The crossing from Cape Jervis to Penneshaw takes only 45 minutes. Your holiday starts the moment you step on board.

Operates: Ferry departs daily except Christmas Day.

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From $516 to $730

Experience Kangaroo Island’s local produce and spectacular scenery on this tasty self-drive short break. Enjoy a gourmet lunch at Dudley Wines, wine tasting at Bay of Shoals Winery, and breakfast at the Kangaroo Island Seafront and a dinner voucher at Penny’s Restaurant, as you discover the delicious wonders of the Dudley Peninsula.

Package includes: Return SeaLink ferry for two adults and a standard size vehicle, two nights accommodation at the Kangaroo Island Seafront, Penneshaw, a welcome bottle of Kangaroo Island wine, AUD60.00 dinner voucher for Penny’s Restaurant, buffet breakfast daily, gourmet lunch at Dudley Wines, Bay of Shoals Wines tasting and savoury platter.

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From $358 to $546

Enjoy superb ocean views from your accommodation at Emu Bay, situated on the north coast of Kangaroo Island. A very popular spot for holiday makers, Emu Bay boasts a beautiful 4.5 kilometre white sandy beach with vehicle access as well as safe, clear water for swimming and water activities. Being so central to Kingscote, it makes a great base to explore the island at your own pace.

Package includes: Return SeaLink ferry for two adults and standard size vehicle, three nights accommodation at Emu Bay Holiday Homes, Emu Bay, continental breakfast daily, welcome bottle of Bay of Shoals wine with two souvenir wine glasses, entry fee into Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park in Parndana, and tastings at Bay of Shoals Wines.

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$593

Experience the scenic Adelaide Hills region including the historic town of Hahndorf, the popular wine region of McLaren Vale, and the natural beauty of Kangaroo Island.

Package includes: Six days car hire from Adelaide Airport/CBD, one nights accommodation at Sage Hotel Adelaide, one nights accommodation at The Manna of Hahndorf, return SeaLink ferry for two adults and standard size vehicle, two nights accommodation at Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge in American River and one nights accommodation at McLaren Vale Motel and Apartments.

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$296

Experience one of our many full day tours of Kangaroo Island.

You will visit highlights such as Seal Bay Conservation Park where you will take a beach walk with an experienced guide amongst a colony of rare and wild Australian sea lions. Head to Vivonne Bay for a two-course lunch, before continuing for a walk through Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary where you will see the koalas relaxing in the shady eucalyptus trees. Spend the afternoon at Flinders Chase National Park, a sanctuary for native Australian animals including kangaroos, wallabies, koalas and echidnas. Get some awesome photos at Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch, a natural nursery and safe haven for playful Long-nosed Fur Seals that can be seen resting, swimming and playing in the waves or on the rocks.

An early morning pick up and evening set down from your Adelaide hotel, return scenic coach transfers to Cape Jervis, and the SeaLink ferry crossing to Kangaroo Island each way is all included.

Operates: Daily, except Christmas Day, 6.45am to 10.40pm. This tour is also available departing from Goolwa, Victor Harbor and Cape Jervis.

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From $762 to $787

Kangaroo Island is renowned for its stunning landscapes, unique geological formations and spectacular coastlines. However, on these tours of Kangaroo Island, you will get to see and experience more! Sample the local fare, enjoy delicious food as it was meant to taste, and spoil your senses with 2 magical days!

On Day One taste a range of food and wine – Award winning wines at Dudley Wines, honey products at Island Beehive, and premium Australian spirits at KI Spirits. Finish the day at Flinders Chase National Park, watching the sunset over Remarkable Rocks with a glass of Australian “bubbles”.

Day Two has you exploring Admirals Arch and Remarkable Rocks further, plus an underground tour of the largest cave at Kelly Hill Conservation Park. Enjoy a gourmet picnic for lunch, followed by the In-Flight Birds of Prey Display at Raptor Domain.

Lunch and dinner is provided both days, with the final dinner at the picturesque Sunset Food & Wine, overlooking the stunning Eastern Cove. (NOTE: From May to August, the final dinner will be at Penny’s Restaurant at the Penneshaw Hotel.)

Departs Monday, Wednesday & Friday at 6.45am from Adelaide Central Bus Station or selected Adelaide hotels.

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$541

For a romantic island holiday, why not explore the hideaways of Kangaroo Island? With the convenience of your own car, accommodation and some meals, discover the white sandy beaches of the north coast, the seclusion of Stokes Bay, or enjoy a delicious picnic lunch in one of the many National Parks.

Package includes: return SeaLink ferry for two adults and a standard size vehicle, two nights accommodation at the Aurora Ozone Hotel, Kingscote, a welcome bottle of Kangaroo Island wine, AUD84.00 dinner voucher for the Ozone Restaurant, full buffet breakfast daily and a picnic basket lunch for two.

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From $1005 to $1160

Let SeaLink take care of you and experience 4 nights in Adelaide, the Barossa and Kangaroo Island on this great six day holiday.

Package includes: Four nights accommodation at Chifley on South Terrace, Adelaide; choice of a full day Barossa Food & Wine Experience or Barossa & Hahndorf Highlights with Adelaide Sightseeing; half day Adelaide City Highlights; 2 day Best of Kangaroo Island tour, including overnight accommodation at the KI Seaside Inn with continental breakfast.

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From $1776 to $2396

Enjoy a stay in the delightful city of Adelaide and a two day tour to Kangaroo Island. Finish your South Australian experience with a three night Discovery Cruise on the beautiful and historic Murray River aboard the PS Murray Princess.

Package includes: Three nights accommodation at Majestic Roof Garden Hote in Adelaide; full day Ultimate Adelaide & Hahndorf tour with Adelaide Sightseeing; two day Best of Kangaroo Island tour with SeaLink including one nights accommodation at Ozone Hotel and lunches on both days; and three night Discovery Cruise on the PS Murray Princess (inside cabin) including all meals, entertainment and onshore excursions.

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From $270 to $808

Kangaroo Island is a perfect destination for a self-drive holiday, and SeaLink has a range of great options for you to choose from. Many people underestimate the size of the Island and the huge number of things to see and do, so we recommend a minimum of three days.

This package includes return SeaLink ferry fares with vehicle (up to five metres in length), plus two nights twin share accommodation in either Kingscote, Penneshaw or American River.

Prices are based on twin share – extra nights are available on request.

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$691

Your Kangaroo Island tour begins with a flight to Kingscote Airport.

Once on the island, you will visit highlights such as Seal Bay Conservation Park where you will take a beach walk with an experienced guide amongst a colony of rare and wild Australian sea lions. Head to Vivonne Bay for a two-course lunch, before continuing for a walk through Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary where you will see the koalas relaxing in the shady eucalyptus trees. Spend the afternoon at Flinders Chase National Park, a sanctuary for native Australian animals including kangaroos, wallabies, koalas and echidnas. Get some awesome photo opportunities at Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch (a natural nursery and safe haven for playful Long-nosed Fur Seals that can be seen resting, swimming and playing in the waves or on the rocks).

Your tour concludes at the air terminal for your return flight to Adelaide.

Operates: Daily, except Christmas Day, 9.30am to 7.05pm.

Note: This tour was formerly known as Kangaroo Island Highlights Day Tour.

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$1032

There are so many fun things for families to do on Kangaroo Island, including sandboarding races at Little Sahara, and Raptor Domain’s Birds of Prey In-Flight Display. Plus the popular attractions – Seal Bay, Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch. This will be three days of fun you’ll be talking about for the rest of the year!

Package includes: return SeaLink ferry travel for two adults, two children (3 to 14 years) and a standard size vehicle, two nights accommodation in a two bedroom luxury family apartment at Acacia Apartments, Kingscote, plus Raptor Domain Ultimate Interactive Pass (includes entry to Birds of Prey, Fang-Tastic and Venom Pit).

Upgrade your package to include KI Outdoor Action Quad Bike Discovery Tour (children 6 to 14 years only), for an extra AUD468.00 per family.

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$1075

Experience the popular coastal town of Victor Harbor and the Fleurieu Peninsula, and finish off with the pristine wilderness of Kangaroo Island.

Package includes: Three nights accommodation at Chifley on South Terrace (or similar); Ultimate Adelaide and Hahndorf full day tour; half day tour to Victor Harbor (with drop off in Victor Harbor); one nights accommodation at Hotel Victor; 2 day Best of Kangaroo Island tour, including one night at the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn with continental breakfast.

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$180

Explore Kangaroo Island’s wilderness areas and wildlife sanctuaries on the Kangaroo Island Experience full day tour departing on the island from either Penneshaw, American River or Kingscote.

Your day tour will visit highlights such as Seal Bay Conservation Park where you will take a beach walk with an experienced guide amongst a colony of rare and wild Australian sea lions. Head to Vivonne Bay for a two-course lunch, before continuing for a walk through Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary where you will see the koalas relaxing in the shady eucalyptus trees. Spend the afternoon at Flinders Chase National Park, a sanctuary for native Australian animals including kangaroos, wallabies, koalas and echidnas. Get some awesome photo opportunities at Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch (a natural nursery and safe haven for playful Long-nosed Fur Seals that can be seen resting, swimming and playing in the waves or on the rocks).

Your tour concludes with return to either Penneshaw, American River or Kingscote.

Operates: Daily, except Christmas Day, 10am to 7pm.

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$459

This tour of Kangaroo Island has it all, and is aimed at the more spirited, budget traveller who enjoys experiencing places and attractions not on the main route. Guests travel in small groups on a mid-size coach for a fun and informal yet informative two days of touring on Kangaroo Island.

Day One – Following your scenic coach and ferry transfer to Penneshaw, visit such highlights as Rob’s Shearing and Sheepdogs, Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery and Little Sahara. Enjoy a guided beach walk at Seal Bay, with free time at Vivonne Bay Lodge – choose from kayaking, cycling, walking trails or swimming. Dinner tonight is a delicious barbecue.

Day Two – Search for koalas at Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, and then at Flinders Chase National Park see Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch. After lunch head to Stokes Bay and explore the spectacular North Coast (weather/time permitting) before returning by ferry and coach to Adelaide.

Note: Tour previously known as Kangaroo Island Wilderness Explorer.

Operates: Daily (December to March); Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday (April and November); Wednesday and Saturday (May to August); Monday, Wednesday and Saturday (September to October).

Note: Ferry/Fly option available – ask your consultant for details.

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$658

Explore the Island from coast to coast at your own pace on this popular self-drive short break. Relax and take your time to visit all the great attractions on the island, including Flinders Chase National Park, Seal Bay, and the Northern Beaches. A delicious lunch and tour of Andermel Marron Farm will also be a highlight.

Package includes: return SeaLink ferry for two adults and a standard size vehicle, two nights accommodation at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, Kingscote, two nights accommodation at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat, near Flinders Chase National Park, continental breakfast daily, a welcome bottle of wine and picnic lunch from Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat, and a delicious platter lunch at Andermel Marron Farm, including a glass of wine or soft drink.

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$739

Take time to discover South Australia’s iconic Barossa wine region and enjoy the wilderness playground of Kangaroo Island.

Package includes: Six days car hire from Adelaide Airport (or central business district); two nights accommodation at Lyndoch Hill, Barossa Valley; return SeaLink ferry for two adults and standard size vehicle; two nights accommodation at Kangaroo Island Seafront, Penneshaw (or similar); one nights accommodation at Sage Hotel Adelaide.

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$312

Discover the amazing Seal Bay on this popular Kangaroo Island tour.

An early morning scenic coach journey to Cape Jervis to connect with the SeaLink Ferry for the 45 minute crossing to Kangaroo Island.

On arrival, visit Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery where you will listen to an introductory talk about the history of the oil distillery. Then it’s onto Vivonne Bay Bistro located on a 260 hectare bush property, for a delicious two course lunch.

After lunch visit Seal Bay Conservation Park and enjoy a guided beach walk amongst a breeding colony of wild and rare Australian sea lions. Your tour will then visit Raptor Domain for the fascinating In-flight Birds of Prey Display. Enjoy an interactive experience and meet an array of birds and raptors.

Lastly travel to Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park and get up close with koalas, hand feed kangaroos and wallabies, learn about endangered species, interact with snakes, crocodiles and reptiles and experience Kangaroo Island wildlife at your fingertips.

Late this afternoon return to Penneshaw Ferry Terminal for the return journey to Adelaide.

Operates: Daily, except Christmas Day, 6.45am to 10.40pm. This tour also departs from Goolwa, Victor Harbor and Cape Jervis.

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$180

Staying on the Island and looking for something to do? Why not join our Remarkably Wild tour on Kangaroo Island.

After your morning hotel pick up visit Clifford’s Honey Farm for a short tour and tastings followed by Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, where you will enjoy a Koala Walk. Then it’s on to Flinders Chase National Park for photo opportunities at Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch.

At the end of the day you will be returned to your accommodation.

Operates: 9.00am (ex Penneshaw); 10.15am (ex Kingscote); 10.25am (ex American River), daily (Apr, Oct-Mar) or Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun (May-Sep). Does not operate Christmas Day.

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$515

Discover one of Australia’s newest walking trails!

Towering cliffs of limestone and coagulated magma, storm-blasted coastal scrub and massive arcs of bone white beach; this is the wildness that awaits you on the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail. Few places in the world remain that provide such a setting for inner, deep listening and quiet, still awareness. Look around you and within – the opportunities for discovery are endless.

Including ferry transfers, one nights accommodation, entry fee for the walk, plus a transfer back to your vehicle at Flinders Chase Visitors Centre, this package can be extended or tailormade to suit your requirements.

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From $845 to $951

Towering cliffs of limestone and coagulated magma, storm-blasted coastal scrub and massive arcs of bone white beach; this is the wildness that awaits you one of Australia’s newest walking trails, the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail. The unimaginable beauty of this part of the world has to be seen to be believed – and on this great package you can choose to walk for 3, 4 or 5 days, plus enjoy the luxury of a hot shower, 2 course dinner and a comfortable bed at the end of each day.

Package includes: Return ferry transfers including a standard size vehicle to/from Cape Jervis; 3 or 4 nights at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat, including continental breakfast and 2 course dinner daily; 3, 4 or 5 day walk on the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail; KI Wilderness Trail Pass, Map & Guide; Transfers to/from the walk each day; Picnic lunch on full days of walking.

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$482

Your Kangaroo Island tour begins with your scenic coach transfer to Cape Jervis. You’ll then board SeaLink’s fast and comfortable ferry for the 45-minute crossing to Kangaroo Island.

Your day tour will visit highlights such as Seal Bay Conservation Park where you will take a beach walk with an experienced guide amongst a colony of rare and wild Australian sea lions. Head to Vivonne Bay for a two-course lunch, before continuing for a walk through Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary where you will see the koalas relaxing in the shady eucalyptus trees. Spend the afternoon at Flinders Chase National Park, a sanctuary for native Australian animals including kangaroos, wallabies, koalas and echidnas. Get some awesome photo opportunities at Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch (a natural nursery and safe haven for playful Long-nosed Fur Seals that can be seen resting, swimming and playing in the waves or on the rocks).

Your tour concludes at the air terminal for return journey to Adelaide.

Operates: Daily, except Christmas Day, 6.45am to 7.05pm. This tour can be operated in reverse (Fly/Ferry).

Note: This tour was previously known as Kangaroo Island Highlights Tour.

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