Pure SA – nature based tours

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Come and explore Adelaide as the locals do on a pureSA nature based adventure and tour. Just minutes from the city, you can set off on an Aussie bushwalk, explore serene National Parks, cycle along our pristine coastal and river trails, or engage with our cute and curious wildlife at Cleland Wildlife Park!

Pure SA tours:

Cleland Wildlife Park Experience
Adelaide City to Sea Bike Tour
Bushwalk, Wine and BBQ Eco Tour (Morialta)
Vines and Victor Harbor Eco Adventure
Nature and Wildlife Bushwalk
Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Summit
Adelaide Shore Excursion
Swim with the Giant Cuttlefish

Pure SA also cater for private bookings, group charter and tailor made itineraries.

Pure SA are a fully accredited South Australian tourism business that prides itself on promoting and advocating sustainable tourism initiatives. And, most importantly, you’ll find the pureSA team friendly, professional and totally dedicated to ensure that your experience will be a memorable one, so please come and join them for a truly unique and exciting South Australian adventure!


Adventure Adventure and Outdoors Tours Air Australian Tourism Accreditation Australian Tourism Export Council Basic Birdwatching Boating Camping Canoeing/Kayaking Caters for people with allergies and intolerances. Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Cultural and Theme Tours Customised Cycling Extended Family Friendly Fishing Food and Wine Tours Full Day Half Day or Less High Hiking International Land - Motorised Land - Self Propelled Moderate Mountain Biking Nature & Wildlife Nature and wildlife Non Smoking Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Scenic Drives Sightseeing Tours Snorkelling Spa & Wellbeing Swimming Walk Walking and Biking Tours Water - Motorised Water - Self Propelled



Adelaide City to Sea Bike Tours, by pureSA

Experience Adelaide like a local on this fun, unique and fully guided bike tour that takes you from the city to Henley and Glenelg beach!

Enjoy a relaxed and easy cycle through the heart of the city to the vibrant Riverbank Precinct, along the serene trails of the River Torrens and onto the blue seas and golden sands of Henley Beach.

After a well deserved break and delicious morning tea, enjoy striking coastal views as you continue your ride along the spectacular foreshore to reach the cosmopolitan town of Glenelg.

No need to cycle back – stay and enjoy the beach! *Catch the tram back to the city at your leisure, or if preferred come back in the pureSA vehicle upon arrival in Glenelg.

This small group tour with a local and experienced guide includes use of quality bikes and helmets, bottled spring water, morning tea and return transfer.

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Glamp under the stars in the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary on this fully guided and immersive 2 day 1 night eco adventure. With 60 kilometres of shoreline this National Park offers a unique opportunity to witness and observe many rare migratory birds that travel from as far as Alaska.

Visit the Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary where 30 resident wild dolphins call home. They are believed to be the only wild tail walkers in the world! With wildlife spotting, nature walks, Aboriginal culture, stargazing, exclusive access and so much more this tour will ignite a sense of wonder in the natural world.


Sightseeing, Nature and Wildlife, by pureSA

Take a walk on the wild side and engage with some of Australia’s most unique and curious wildlife on this day tour from Adelaide! Cleland Wildlife Park is nestled within the beautiful Cleland Conservation Park just 30 minutes away from the city centre. Whilst immersing yourself in the wonders of this natural bush environment, discover some of the 130 species of native wildlife in the park. The koala close-up experience and the hand feeding of kangaroos are definite must do’s!

This tour includes return transport, all entry fees, bag of animal food, park orientation, bottled spring water, 10 per cent gift shop voucher, koala close-up experience and a stop at Mount Lofty Summit to enjoy the magnificent panorama over Adelaide.

You will have plenty of time to see the keeper presentations and explore the self-guided discovery trails at your leisure. See kangaroos, koalas, emus, dingoes, wallabies, Tasmanian devils, wombats and many more.

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Cruise Ship Shore Excursion, by pureSA

Arriving on the high seas and looking to spend a unique day in Adelaide? Well our Adelaide Shore Excursion offers the perfect opportunity to experience some of South Australia’s best known locations. With complimentary pick up and return service directly at your ship, you can enjoy your Adelaide excursion worry free. This personalised tour is strictly limited to 10-12 passengers to ensure a personalised service.

All Inclusive: return transport, professional guide, Adelaide Market or Victoria Square tour, City sightseeing with commentary, Penfold’s Winery – wine tasting experience, Cleland Wildlife Park, entry fees and bag of animal food, up close koala experience, 10 per cent off gift shop purchases, freshly packed lunch, bottled spring water, Mount Lofty Summit and coastal sightseeing en-route back to your ship.

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Bushwalking, Nature and Wildlife, by pureSA

If you enjoy nature, wildlife and bushwalking then a tour to Morialta Conservation Park is a must do! Be amazed by some of the most breathtaking natural landscapes within 30 minutes of the Adelaide City centre.

As you follow the trails with your guide, witness an abundance of native flora and fauna set amongst amazing rock faces, gorges and seasonal waterfalls. The bushwalking trails at Morialta offer an unspoiled wilderness perfect to bring out the natural explorer within you – discover the Valley Walk, Kookaburra Rock, Giant’s Cave, Morialta Falls Plateau Hike and Eagles Nest Lookout.

The Morialta trails are perfect for beginners and experienced bushwalkers alike. This is a moderate graded hike. It involves some steep inclines and uneven surfaces and an average level of fitness and good mobility is required. The total distance walked is approximately 7 km over 3 hours.

This tour includes return transport, an experienced and passionate local guide, bottled spring water and a morning snack.

Non Smoking Public Toilet


Self Guided Bushwalk and Wildlife, by pureSA

The Waterfall Gully to Mount lofty Summit Hike is for those who are looking to start the day active and adventurous in the Cleland Conservation Park, an area abundant with native flora and fauna.

This tour includes return transport to the trail head, bottled spring water, trail orientation and pick/drop from selected city accommodations.

This challenging yet rewarding self-guided hike takes you from the serenity of Waterfall Gully through the bushland of Cleland Conservation Park all the way to the summit at Mount Lofty. At 710 metres, the summit provides stunning panoramic views overlooking the Adelaide plains and Gulf St. Vincent.

Re-energise at the Summit Café – the perfect place to relax and enjoy a morning coffee or brunch while admiring the views. Be sure to take some time to learn some interesting facts and history about the Summit before heading back down to Waterfall Gully.

Note that this hike is graded as hard and listed as 2.5 hours return (7.8km). It involves steep sections and uneven surfaces. A good level of fitness and mobility is required.

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Self-Guided Bushwalk, Nature and Wildlife, by pureSA

Treat yourself to a full day of fun and exploration by combining the Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Hike with the Cleland Wildlife Park Experience. This self-guided adventure is a great way to maximise your day while connecting with nature.

Starting out on the Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Hike, hike to the summit and enjoy the panoramic views overlooking the Adelaide Plains and Gulf St. Vincent. Then follow the trail to Cleland Wildlife Park and spend the rest of the day engaging with some of Australia’s most unique and curious wildlife!

Visit the pureSA website for individual descriptions and details of each tour. Note that the hike to the summit is graded as hard. It involves steep sections and uneven services and a good level of fitness and mobility is required. The distance to the summit is 3.9km following by a further 2.1km to reach the wildlife park.

This tour includes return transport, trail orientation, park maps, bottled spring water, all entry fees, bag of animal food, 10 per cent gift shop voucher, Central Adelaide accommodation pick up/drop off.

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Local Produce, Nature and Wildlife, by pureSA

Three of Adelaide’s finest must do’s rolled into one amazing experience!

Start your day exploring the culinary capital of South Australia with a specialist guided tour of the Adelaide Central Market, a mecca of over 80-artisan food stalls, cafes and wine stores.

Then with your gourmet packed lunch in hand (included), you will be directed to meet you pureSA guide for the rest of your day. A scenic drive through the Adelaide Hills takes us to Mount Lofty Summit, where you’ll witness amazing views across Adelaide, and on to Cleland Wildlife Park.

Cleland Wildlife Park s the best place in Adelaide for a hands-on encounter with Australia’s most unique and curious wildlife including the ever favourite koalas, kangaroos and wallabies.

At Cleland you will have plenty of time to explore the self-guided discovery trails as you walk among and hand feed the free roaming wildlife. Take time to explore the amazing wetlands, listen to the Cleland keeper talks and visit the Ocean to Outback Interpretive Centre.

The Koala close-up experience where you can meet, touch and photograph Australia’s cutest inhabitant is a must do!

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From $649 to $699

Let us take you on an adventure to swim with the giant cuttlefish! Just once per year, these visually striking underwater creatures migrate and congregate for their breeding season and are well known for their ability to display arrays of luminescent patterns and colours.

Stony Point, located on the coastline of the Upper Spencer Gulf Marine Park in Whyalla, is the perfect spot to engage in this incredible experience. Just metres from the shoreline you’ll witness an amazing natural wonder as the cuttlefish turn on their colourful tricks and antics.

Along with this truly immersive snorkel experience, our 2 day tour itinerary from Adelaide is packed with added benefits that include exclusive cuttlefish insights by our marine expert, sightseeing through the spectacular wilderness of the Southern Flinders Ranges and a bushwalk through the rugged Alligator Gorge in the Mount Remarkable National Park

Non Smoking


Spend a day discovering the picturesque Victor Harbor and world renowned McLaren Vale wine region. This fully guided, immersive tour will take you on a journey to discover the nature, wildlife and local produce of the Fleurieu Peninsula. This perfect blend delivers a touch of adventure, a hint of indulgence and a smattering of culture leaving you with a lasting impression of South Australia.

Small Group (max 10) | Fully Guided | Return Transfers | Wildlife Boat Cruise | Picnic Lunch | Winery Experiences | d’Arenberg Cube

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From $2549 to $2749

Let us take you on a once in a lifetime adventure to explore South Australia’s marine mecca, the Eyre Peninsula. This 4 day 3 night adrenaline fueled experience is sure to get your heart racing! Tick off 3 incredible bucket list items as you snorkel with the colourful Giant Cuttlefish, Cage Dive with awe-inspiring Great White Sharks and Kayak with friendly Bottlenose dolphins!


Explore Deep Creek Conservation Park by foot and the beauty of the Coorong National Park by kayak on this small group, overnight adventure and oh so close to Adelaide! Just an hour from the city will see you frolicking on the southern beaches of the Fleurieu Peninsula and staying overnight in an Aussie bush style camp. Dinner here means dining on a clifftop overlooking the ocean as the sun sets, with kangaroos grazing right by you. Just magical!

Adventure goes hand in hand with a little activity so come along and hike to a secluded waterfall, keeping an eye out for native wildlife along the way. Keep moving and kayak through the tranquil Coorong to spot a myriad of birds and lazy sunbathing seals. Walk over sand dunes to the wild southern ocean and learn about local bush tucker. If you have ever wanted to experience what South Australia really has to offer then this one is for you!


Bushwalk, Nature, Wildlife and Wine, by pureSA

Start your morning adventure along the walking trails as the bush wakes from its night slumber. Morialta Conservation Park offers rich biodiversity where many native flora and fauna can be spotted. It is the best place close to Adelaide where you can see koalas in the wild!

As the trails come to an end, experience the rustic charm of the award winning eco-certified Sinclair’s Gully winery. Be rewarded with a private tour of the property and taste the vignerons handcrafted cool climate wine.

Finally, relax over an Aussie barbecue while discovering native ingredients and spices – a perfect way to end your eco-adventure!

This all-inclusive tour includes return transport, experienced guide, bottled spring water, morning tea, Sinclair’s Gully winery tour, glass of wine and an Aussie native barbecue lunch.

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