KANGAROO IS­LAND

Food and Travel (Singapore) - - Weekend Escape -

Known for its spec­tac­u­lar land­scapes and amaz­ing di­ver­sity of wildlife, Kangaroo Is­land is with­out a doubt a na­ture lover’s par­adise. Apart from im­mers­ing them­selves in a va­ri­ety of ex­otic wildlife ex­pe­ri­ences here in­clud­ing walk­ing amongst a colony of en­dan­gered Aus­tralian sea lions as well as get­ting up close with ex­otic rep­tiles, Tam­mar wal­la­bies, kan­ga­roos and pos­sums, trav­ellers, es­pe­cially dis­cern­ing food­ies will also be pleased to known that this is­land is an epi­curean haven.

Home to ar­ti­san food and wine pro­duc­ers, trav­ellers can look for­ward to in­dulging their taste buds in an ar­ray of de­li­cious foods and wines. Slurp fresh oys­ters straight from the sea, nib­ble on hand­crafted sheep’s milk cheeses, and savour Lig­urian honey straight from the hive.

Ad­ven­ture seek­ers, too, will not want to miss-out on this place, as there are plenty of en­gag­ing out­door ac­tiv­i­ties of­fered here such as quad bik­ing, sand­board­ing, trekking, cav­ing and more.

From Ade­laide, trav­ellers can choose to take ei­ther the ferry or plane to Kangaroo Is­land. The for­mer will take about 45 min­utes to reach from Cape Jervis – a 1.5 hour drive from Ade­laide – while the lat­ter only takes 30 min­utes from Ade­laide Air­port to Kingscote Air­port on Kangaroo Is­land.

Some of the notable sights here in­clude Re­mark­able Rocks, Clif­ford’s Honey Farm, Seal Bay Con­ser­va­tion Park, Flin­ders Chase Na­tional Park, and Rap­tor Do­main.

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