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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Farmers Market
“Top one places in Adelaide! One of THE BEST attributes of this wonderful city - simply divines, brilliant in every single way. The central market is bursting with fabulous colour, beautiful aromas, people galore, fresh local produce and amazing exotic food. (Note: close on every Monday!)”
  • 125 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Free with a huge range of art. They are including the modern and installation art, and some gorgeous paintings and aboriginal pieces. They have items displayed beautifully with descriptive laminated cards that give you info on all the pieces displayed. ”
  • 97 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
Store
“The zoo is so worth a visit with many exciting things to see and do. Particularly enjoyed seeing the giant pandas and the big cats. Also, the monkeys running and swinging in the trees. Recent renovations have really enhanced the experience of going to this zoo!”
  • 77 locals recommend
History Museum
“Free and fascinating. North Tce, Adelaide. Go to www.southaustralia.com for further details.”
  • 76 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful lush gardens you can spend all day exploring for free. Lovely cafe by the lake inside as well. Plenty of lawn areas for the kids to run around. ”
  • 83 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. ”
  • 44 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
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
“Fun atmosphere and trendy bar layout. Good service friendly staff. Good music and DJ Saturday night, retro-like feel! Some good cocktails and range of drinks. The view was nice from the rooftop.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Zoo
“If you have never seen Koalas or Kangaroos up close you must go and feed them. ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Entertainment
“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
Natural Feature
“Drive to Mount Lofty summit or hike from the bottom and enjoy the sights over the Adelaide city and plains to the sea. Visit Clealand Wildlife Park. Visit the stunning Mount Lofty Botanic Gardens”
  • 38 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