Kangaroo Island located just of South Australia is Australia's third largest island and if you are looking for the perfect holiday destination with plenty of wilderness to explore, animals to see and scenic treasures to experience then you simply cannot get better than Kangaroo Island. It is one of Australia's finest places where the wildlife runs free and there is an abundance of activities and attractions to fill up your days with. You will need more than one or two days to visit this natural wonder so plan to stay for a few days and really soak it all up.
This captivating island is three times the size of Singapore and is teaming with all different kinds of wildlife from koalas, fury penguins, seals, birdlife, lizards as well as an array of flora fauna to be seen. You can really escape from it all on this island paradise and feel like you are a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of the larger cities, it is a place where time stands still, the wildlife run free and you can truly relax and unwind in true luxury.
There are plenty of places available for you to stay at while holidaying on Kangaroo Island, so it doesn't matter if you wish to spend a little or a lot, you will find just what you are looking for in the way of the ideal accommodation to suite your taste and budget. From budget hotel rooms through to cottages, B&B's and luxury suites you can take your pick from some amazing rooms that will really make your trip special.
Surround yourself with nature, take long walks along the pristine beaches, go for a swim in the azure blue waters all year round or immerse yourself in the history and culture of the island. The townships based on Kangaroo Island are well worth a visit, so if you aren't already basing yourself in either Penneshaw, Kingscote, Parndana or one of the other small townships you must take a trip. Browse through the shops, markets and stalls or even see if there are a few local horse races being held at the Kingscote Racecourse.
There is just so much to do and see on Kangaroo Island that it will blow you away! From the spectacular scuba diving to the snorkelling and reef cruises as well as the nature walks, guided tours, eco trips, sailing adventures, wine and cheese tasting to be has and not to mention the countless tastes from the sea that you can enjoy! Fresh oysters, lobster, fish and prawns can be dined on everyday in meals that are prepared by award winning chefs whether it is just a quick feed from the local take away store or if you choose to dine al fresco for the night, the seafood is to die for!
Kangaroo Island is a unique destination that is unrivalled anywhere else in Australia! It is a tropical oasis where you can get away from it all and just concentrate of indulge your every whim. From the family holiday to the romantic getaway, business trip or backpacking stop over, Kangaroo Island has something for all travellers.
There is something for all ages to take part it no matter what time of year, and with year round picture perfect weather you will have every opportunity to enjoy all that this amazing island has to offer. So book yourself into one of the different types of accommodation based on the island, book your transportation and begin a holiday to remember on Kangaroo Island.