Port Adelaide Vacations
Many of Adelaide’s most interesting sights can be found within easy reach of Port Adelaide, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s list is the wonderful Australian Museum of Childhood and the much-loved South Australian Maritime Museum. Two other recommended attractions that are within a short distance of Port Adelaide are Grange Beach and Henley Beach.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. In particular, you should make sure you check out the South Australian Museum and Migration Museum. Culture vultures can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the Adelaide Festival Centre. The area is a great destination for lovers of art. Don’t miss the Art Gallery of South Australia.
Plan a trip to at least a few of the popular children’s attractions in the area, including the Adelaide Aquatic Centre. Enjoy learning about all kinds of interesting creatures at Adelaide Zoo.
If you are into nature, plan a trip to some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Stretch your legs and take the family to a local beach, for example West Beach.
If you’re a sports lover, you'll love seeing Port Adelaide favorites, the Adelaide United FC, doing battle at Hindmarsh Stadium. On game days follow the sea of red, blue and yellow, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Hotel Grand Chancellor Adelaide on Hindley, the Mercure Grosvenor Hotel and the Playford Adelaide, a member of the MGallery Collection are just some of the many great places to stay around here.