Discover the Seaside Town of Victor Harbor, Coastal marine life, and beyond!
Victor Harbor Coastal Odyssey
The journey begins.
Welcome to the Victor Harbor Coastal Odyssey, an unforgettable exploration of South Australia’s vibrant coastal life and history. Your journey begins at the delightful Harvest the Fleurieu, tantalizing your taste buds with local flavours.
You’ll then dive into the rich maritime heritage of Victor Harbor, while keeping an eye out for its abundant marine inhabitants. The adventure continues on the breathtaking Granite Island, with optional upgrades to the thrilling “Southern Ocean Adventure” boat tour for close encounters with marine wildlife. Prepare to immerse yourself in a unique fusion of history, culture, and natural beauty on this exceptional tour.
Harvest of the Fleurieu
Begin the tour by waking up your taste senses journey at Harvest the Fleurieu, a captivating stop that will leave your taste buds dancing with joy. Step into our world of tantalizing aromas, where skilled baristas pour their heart and soul into crafting the perfect cup of locally sourced coffee. Indulge in sinfully delicious cakes and treats, baked with love using regional ingredients, or discover the perfect local gift, while strolling through the store.
But that’s not all—when the season is right, unleash your inner explorer and wander through our strawberry fields. Hand-pick plump, sun-kissed strawberries, tasting their sweetness straight from nature’s bounty. Savour every moment, for Harvest the Fleurieu is a treasure trove of flavours waiting to be discovered.
Back on board we then take you on a journey through time and experience the rich history of Victor Harbor and Encounter Bay, where the picturesque scenery and breathtaking ocean views from The Bluff will take your breath away.
Get ready to embark on a thrilling exploration of the fascinating tales that shaped this coastal region. Accompanied by our expert guides, you will step back in time as you discover the remnants of the once-flourishing sealing and whaling industries, gaining insight into the hardships and triumphs of those who made a living from the sea. As you navigate the stunning coastline, keep an eye out for the abundant marine life that calls these waters home. Marvel at the playful dolphins frolicking in the waves and catch glimpses of majestic Southern Right Whales as they migrate through these pristine waters. Immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Victor Harbor, where rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, and crystal-clear waters converge, offering an awe-inspiring backdrop to your journey.
Time to discover the enchanting allure of Granite Island, a must-visit destination when in Victor Harbor, where natural wonders and breathtaking vistas along the Southern Ocean are awaiting! As you step onto the island, prepare to be captivated by its stunning coastal scenery and vibrant wildlife. Why not embark on a nostalgic journey aboard the Horse-drawn tram, gently gliding across the crystal-clear waters and lush landscapes?
If you prefer to explore at your own pace, take a leisurely walk around the island, immersing yourself in the beauty that surrounds you. Granite Island offers an unforgettable experience for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike. During the season from May to October, customers visiting Granite Island in Victor Harbor may even have the incredible opportunity to spot majestic Southern Right whales.
For an exhilarating adventure, upgrade your experience with the “Southern Ocean Adventure” aboard the Big Duck boat. Feel the rush of the wind in your hair as you cruise along the coast, encountering playful seals and majestic seabirds. If you happen to be fortunate, you may have the chance to join the company of local bottlenose dolphins during your ride. These friendly creatures frequently approach the boat, allowing for up-close encounters and wonderful photo opportunities.
This tour promises an unforgettable blend of history, culture, and the breathtaking beauty of the marine world, providing an experience that will leave you with lasting memories of Victor Harbor’s remarkable past and stunning marine life.
Book now and get ready for an exhilarating experience!
Inclusions and Highlights
- Experience some local delicious fresh produce.
- Explore the seaside township of Victor Harbor
- Cross the causeway to the stunning Granite Island – Horse-Drawn Tram (optional)
- Upgrade to the unforgettable “Southern Ocean Adventure” aboard The Big Duck Boat (optional).
- Visit the South Australian Whale Centre
- Delve into a delicious lunch at a local restaurant
- Ample time to discover Victor Harbor Township
- Bottled water
- Fully guided, high-quality small group tour with personal service
- Luxury air-conditioned vehicle with comfortable seating
- A small group tour of 2 – 10 people
- 8 hours
- Departs 8:30 am (depending on pick-up location)
- Returns at approximately 4:30 pm (depending on drop-off location)
- Pick-up from Adelaide CBD, McLaren Vale & Fleurieu Peninsula (other
- locations upon request)
- Price $380 for Adults or $305 for Children (2-15 years)
- Option to make this a private tour