Road Trips and Self Drive

Whether you’re embarking on an epic South Australian road trip or dreaming about a day trip from Adelaide – you’ll definitely want to include the Barossa as a destination!

Perfect for the self-drive adventurer, your travels will lead you through the Barossa’s gorgeous landscapes, historic towns and villages and renowned wine and culinary experiences.

Choose a wine and food trail, take a day trip tip from a local, go your own way or rest your head during an epic road trip - and discover the beauty of the Barossa for yourself.

Start your Barossa journey here…

Day Trips from Adelaide

There's an ease in taking a day trip to the Barossa – the region is closer than you think! You’ll be in the Barossa in less than one hour’s drive from Adelaide city or Adelaide airport, perfect for a spontaneous adventure when you discover some precious free time. Whether its for brunch, lunch or dinner, a day out with the kids, time connecting with nature, or discovering a new favourite winemaker or two – a day trip to the Barossa makes for a wonderful escape. We asked some Barossa locals to share their ideal Barossa Day Trips for your inspiration. You can explore them all or preview some highlights below.

Acknowledgement of Country —

The Barossa is located on the traditional lands of the Ngadjuri, Peramangk and Kaurna people