Murray River Stories

2 days | Departs 19 Nov 2020 –
Adelaide » Mannum » Swan Reach » Kingston on Murray

An opportunity to experience a delightful 2 day guided holiday to South Australia’s hidden river treasures & birdlife in the wetlands along our ancient Murray River.

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2 days | Departs 19 Nov 2020 –
Adelaide » Mannum » Swan Reach » Kingston on Murray

An opportunity to experience a delightful 2 day guided holiday to South Australia’s hidden river treasures & birdlife in the wetlands along our ancient Murray River.

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Visit our website or contact us for current prices from your city.

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Pre-Tour Night for Interstate Connections Only

Travel arrangements commence on the day before the tour departs.

Your adventure begins with a flight to the beautiful city of Adelaide. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of your day is at leisure.
Ask us about a range of optional activities available or simply take a stroll along the newly redeveloped Riverbank precinct or go shopping at nearby Rundle Mall.

❱ 1 night: Mercure Grosvenor Hotel or similar

Day 1: Adelaide to Waikerie via Mannum (BLD)

Adelaide travellers will be met at home and transferred to the Central Bus Station to join the tour. Interstate travellers will be picked up from their hotel.

★ Enjoy a delightful boxed breakfast onboard our journey to the original paddlesteamer port of Mannum on the Murray River.

On arrival, we board our cruise which takes us along one of the most scenic areas of the Murray River. Entertaining commentary on this most vital ancient waterway will be provided to you along the way.

After lunch at the Mannum Club, we begin our tour to Walker Flat, a holiday destination filled with holiday ‘shacks’ that has been popular with South Australians for many years.

★ At Swan Reach, we cross the river by ferry on one of the last of the original systems on the river.

Later, our tour takes us into Blanchetown and on to Waikerie for our overnight stay.

★ This evening, we enjoy a delicious 3 course welcome dinner at our hotel.

❱ 1 night: Waikerie Hotel Motel

Day 2: Waikerie to Adelaide via Loxton & Kingston on Murray (BL)

★ After breakfast, we tour to the historic Overland Corner Hotel.

Built in 1859, the hotel is the oldest building in the Riverland and was built to cater for the paddlesteamers travelling along the Murray River between Wentworth & Morgan.

★ After a stop here, we continue to Banrock Station at Kingston on Murray.

The wetlands feature boardwalks with viewing “hides” giving visitors a great opportunity to view the abundant birdlife which has returned to the river.

★ Later, we enjoy a delicious lunch in the Banrock Station Restaurant which offers wonderful views over the wetlands.

We then return back to Adelaide via the Sturt Highway.

Adelaide travellers will be met on arrival at the Adelaide Central Bus Station and transferred home by chauffeured vehicle. Interstate travellers will be dropped off at the Mercure Grosvenor Hotel.

Post-Tour Night for Interstate Connections Only

Stay the night on return to Adelaide and fly home the following day.

On our tour’s return to Adelaide, you will be taken to your hotel in the city centre. The next day, enjoy some time at leisure to explore Adelaide. Ask us about optional tours that are available today. Later, you will be transferred to the airport in time for your flight.

❱ 1 night: Mercure Grosvenor Hotel or similar

Highlights
  • Enjoy a scenic cruise along the spectacular Murray River
  • Stay the night in the beautiful town of Waikerie
  • Stop at the historic Overland Corner Hotel
  • Explore the Banrock Station Wetlands
  • Indulge in a delicious lunch at Banrock Station
Inclusions
  • Guided touring with onboard commentary
  • Quality accommodation in Waikerie
  • 2 breakfasts (B), 2 lunches (L) & 1 dinner (D)

Flights included in your price - as required

Transfers from home included - Adelaide only

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