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Many people book a flight to Adelaide Australia because it is in the centre of some of the best wine regions in Australia. The cool Adelaide weather contributes to perfect grape growing conditions.
Adelaide wine regions surround the capital, making day tours from Adelaide through the regions easy and enjoyable. Choose one of the many wine tours leaving from the CBD or Adelaide hotels. You could also book a car rental in Adelaide, collect your Adelaide map and head off on your own adventure through the cellar doors.
To the north east is the world-famous Barossa Valley. The Barossa has over 80 wineries located in the region and is famous for its Shiraz and Rieslings. The Barossa certainly knows how to host a party and nearly every month a Barossa Valley festival celebrates the best of the wine, food and music of the area. Many people choose to combine a visit to a festival with a stay in some friendly accommodation in the Barossa Valley.
To the north of Adelaide is the lesser known Clare Valley. The Clare Valley is also known for its Rieslings. The Riesling trail is a bicycle path through the region that takes in many of the cellar doors, as well as the surrounding countryside. B&Bs are popular Clare Valley accommodation options.
Half an hour's drive south of Adelaide South Australia is the McLaren Vale wine region, known for its Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon. Basically it doesn't matter where you head from Adelaide, you will find some of the best wine regions in Australia.