2-Day Small-Group Swim with Giant Cuttlefish Trip from Adelaide
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2-Day Small-Group Swim with Giant Cuttlefish Trip from Adelaide

2-Day Small-Group Swim with Giant Cuttlefish Trip from Adelaide

2 days
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Day 1: Adelaide - Whyalla

Pass By: pureSA, Adelaide, Greater Adelaide, South Australia
Departing from Adelaide, witness the change of scenery as you leave the city behind and travel through a landscape of fields and quaint country towns.

Stop At: Lake Bumbunga, Lochiel, South Australia
Stopping briefly at Jitter Bean Oasis, a quirky café located in the township of Lochiel, where having a fresh cup of coffee and piece of cake (own expense) may be too hard to resist. Right in front of the café, admire the pink salt lake before we continue on our way to Alligator Gorge, one of the most popular and scenic walking trails in Mount Remarkable National Park.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Alligator Gorge
Here, you’ll enjoy a gourmet packed lunch while admiring the surrounding bushland before putting on your walking shoes for a 2km hike to explore Alligator Gorge’s beautiful rugged cliffs and amazing natural landscapes.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Whyalla Marina, Whyalla, South Australia
Then, it’s back on the bus to travel to the home of the Giant Cuttlefish, Whyalla. After dropping your bags in your room, enjoy some well-deserved free time; explore the town, say hello to the renowned local dolphins, walk along the beach or simply relax at the Foreshore Motor Inn. After sunset, sit down to indulge in a set 3-course dinner. Later, learn about the Giant Cuttlefish changing colours, patterns and shape in a fun & informative presentation session from our marine expert.
Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight accommodation at the Whyalla Foreshore.

Day 2: Giant Cuttlefish Experience

Pass By: Point Lowly Lighthouse, Whyalla, South Australia
After waking to enjoy breakfast, you’ll soon be on the bus to start your morning Giant Cuttlefish adventures! First up is a stop at the local dive shop to get fitted with wetsuits and snorkelling gear. On arrival at Stony Point, one of the best spots in Whyalla to see the Giant Cuttlefish, you’ll receive a full experience and safety briefing before entering the water with your marine expert and snorkelling guides.

Stop At: Cuttlefish Boardwalk, Whyalla, South Australia
Swimming just a few metres from shore, you’ll start to encounter these unique and wonderful creatures in their natural environment. Observe their graceful gliding among the rocks and sea plants as you witness their changing shapes and colours. Back on shore, you’ll change into warm clothes and enjoy a hot drink while reflecting on your amazing Cuttlefish experience.
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Stop At: Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, Port Augusta, South Australia
Next up is a short drive to the incredible Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden where a light lunch featuring local produces awaits. Be sure to take time and stroll around the Bush Food Garden where you will discover some of the medicinal and food plants that have been used by the Aboriginal people for thousands of years.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Clare Valley, South Australia
From here its back to Adelaide via the rolling countryside of the beautiful Clare Valley wine region.
Duration: 15 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Included
  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Experienced tour guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Adelaide
  • Transportation between sites
  • Cuttlefish experience and presentation by marine expert
  • Qualified snorkel guides
  • Use of wetsuit and snorkel gear
  • Hiking at Alligator Gorge, Mount Remarkable National Park
  • Australian Arid Lands Botanic Gardens
  • Overnight accommodation in Whyalla
  • Water
  • Entry/Admission - Alligator Gorge
  • Entry/Admission - Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden
Not included
  • Meals and drinks, unless specified
Additional
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required for Twin Share
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative date or full refund.
  • The snorkel activity is subject to favorable conditions on the day. Should the conditions at Stony Point not be suitable, an alternate snorkel location or substitute activity will be provided
  • A registration and risk release form must be filled out by each participant prior to the Giant Cuttlefish snorkel activity
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please note: A strict luggage limit of 1 bag per person (up to 15kilograms) applies
  • Dietary restrictions must be advised at time of booking
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
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60% Aquatic
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