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Best things to do in Adelaide

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Farmers Market
“Located in the CBD this huge undercover market is a must see for food lovers! Find some of South Australia's best and most unique range of produce, seafood, Meats and more! Plenty of casual dining options to grab lunch or a coffee. ”
123 locals recommend
Cricket Ground
“One of the most picturesque sporting grounds to visit for AFL, cricket, concerts and the amazing Hill Of Grace restaurant”
118 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Free - although there are always travelling exhibits too - that have an entry fee. The art gallery features many local and national artists. North Tce, Adelaide. Open daily.”
96 locals recommend
Store
“Set amongst absolutely stunning subtropical landscaping is Adelaide Zoo. Located right near the CBD and Botanic Gardens, the Zoo is a fantastic family day out. The more recent addition of a massive playground is very popular with the kids! ”
75 locals recommend
History Museum
“Free and fascinating. North Tce, Adelaide. Go to www.southaustralia.com for further details.”
76 locals recommend
Park
“Great restaurant in the middle of the Botanic Gardens. Stunning walks on the way to the city.”
82 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“The biggest shopping mall in Adelaide. thousands of stores in the same place. If you like shopping you must go here.”
67 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Lots of food places, walk on jetty, Jetty Road Glenelg has plenty of shopping. Glenelg Main Tourist Beach of Adelaide 10 min drive away. ”
42 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Adelaide's answer to DFO. Harbour Town is where you can grab yourself a bargain. Lots of big brand names with big discounts. On beautiful sunny days Harbour Town can get quite busy, especially on weekends. Ideal time to go is week days to avoid crowds. Hot tip! When you arrive head to Centre Management to grab a discount card which is offered to all visitors. This will give you further discounts at most of the stores in the centre. ”
40 locals recommend
Bar
“Great Roof Top bar with a view of Adelaide River precinct. The bar also makes delicious pizza. To Find 2KW enter from 2 King William St, Adelaide (Lift and Lobby next door to the Jamie Oliver Restaurant).”
56 locals recommend
Zoo
“Just 30 min from Adelaide, take a walk on the wild side over this open space environment to more than 130 species of Australian animals”
55 locals recommend
Boutique
“If you are a shopper or want to go to the cinema, wide range of shops, eateries; air conditioned so ideal on a hot summer's day. ”
39 locals recommend
Establishment
“The festival theatre hosts international performances, musicals and State Theatre plays. go to www.adelaidefestivalcentre.com.au to find out what is on.”
30 locals recommend
Park
“Some terrific walks, be sure not to miss the lake. At dusk you will find Kangaroos grazing on the main oval close to the entry kiosk .”
40 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“An outdoor pedestrian shopping paradise. Myer and David Jones as well as fashion/sports shops, souvenir shops and independent stores. Visit the famous Haigh's chocolate shop and the iconic Malls Balls.”
29 locals recommend
Park
“A botanical adventure in the Adelaide Hills… put on your walking shoes, pack your camera and get ready to explore! Whether you’re out for a leisurely stroll or a more vigorous trek, there’s always something new to discover at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden. Meander along the multitude of paths that sprawl across 97 hectares and immerse yourself in the spectacular colour, rich aromas and amazing diversity.”
28 locals recommend