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Our most recommended Adelaide Family-friendly Activities

Adelaide: River Torrens Sightseeing Cruise on Iconic Boat

1. Adelaide: River Torrens Sightseeing Cruise on Iconic Boat

After boarding at Elder Park Landing there will be an opportunity to purchase food and beverages from the deckhand. The captain will take time to deliver a safety talk and introduce the crew before beginning commentary of the local area and wider South Australia.   Once seated, the cruise will commence by heading toward the Torrens River Weir Gate while passing the Adelaide Festival Centre, SAHMRI, and Adelaide Gaol. Enjoy 30 minutes of commentary before arriving at Adelaide Zoo where you will have the option to disembark and explore the zoo, Botanic Garden its and surrounds. The last 15 minutes of the tour will be relaxed, allowing you a great chance to ask questions, take photos with the crew, and get some advice on what to see and do once you disembark.

Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary Mangroves Kayak Tour

2. Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary Mangroves Kayak Tour

Experience the beauty of the the Dolphin Sanctuary in Adelaide on an eco-friendly kayaking tour. Discover a fascinating array of marine life and birds as your guide leads you in search of spirited Port River Dolphins. Meet your guide and listen to a short safety briefing to ensure that you are confident when kayaking. Put on your life jacket and set off on your hunt for Port River Dolphins. Have the chance to stop to take photos as you make your way through mangrove trees. Listen to stories from you guide and interact with the dolphins is the most environmentally sensitive way. Return to your starting point at the end of your tour. 

Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary 1 or 2-Person Kayak Rental

3. Adelaide: Dolphin Sanctuary 1 or 2-Person Kayak Rental

Make your way through the mangrove habitat in search of dolphins with this kayak rental in Adelaide's Dolphin Sanctuary. Rent high-quality, one-person or two-person kayaks and create your own adventure. Meet the staff at the tour supplier's office. Listen as they provide you with a safety briefing to ensure that you are comfortable with the kayak. Get some information about the area and a handy map to help you get around. Put on your life jacket and paddle through the mangrove creeks. Search for dolphins with your family or friends. Return your kayak and equipment to the rental office at the end of your two-hour hire.

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What people are saying about Adelaide

Efficient very friendly team . If I had children I would definitely do this activity with them. My Grandchildren will have this experience next time they visit . Staff are informative and very helpful . All told a fun time

Great little tour, which the guide (Tom) gave a comprehensive background to Adelaide, history & contemporary, from the terrific Popeye #1. Very comfortable & safe. Cheers

The Captain was very informative and pleasant teaching my wife and I about South Australian history. The views were amazing.

Short but very informative boat trip. Lot's of useful information, friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

The captain was very knowledgeable and friendly. The trip was nice and the boat was good