When it comes to getting the best out of your time here, remember that Karatta is merely the beginning; South Australia is home to a treasure-trove of scenic delights. If you have time, head less than 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) where you'll find Karatta. Here you can enjoy the Kelly Hill Conservation Park and Flinders Chase National Park.
There are some cool ways for thrill seekers to make the most of the outdoors in and around Karatta. Four-wheel driving and hiking are two ways active visitors can get their kicks. Pack your gear or rent some when you get here, and discover the region's water activities. Swimming is an option. Another is snorkeling.
To really get to know the area you are in, take the time to visit the region's bars, cafés and restaurants. These are excellent places to strike up a conversation with local residents and try popular dishes. Dairy products and also crayfish are popular here. If you like to relax with a a nice cold beer or two, have a taste of Southwark Premium. It's one of the popular drinks in South Australia. To prolong your pleasant evening, go out for a nice glass of wine in a bar. Try Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon or McLaren Vale Merlot.
Sadly, vacations can't go on forever, so when it's time return home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Kangaroo Island, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast.