The capital city of South Australia has a stylish architecture, boutique shopping, sandy swimming beaches, fabulous arts events, nightlife, fine dining, and some of Australia's best café strips. The city is famous for its many festivals and hosts many sports events and any season is good time to visit Adelaide, just avoid January and February as they are extremely hot.The Adelaide Botanic Gardens
The gardens are located in the heart of the city and though they are there, the gardens are quite relaxing and contain many large grassed areas ideal for relaxing. Entry to this garden is free and just outside them is city parklands where locals generally come for picnic and also have a café and a conservatory.Adelaide Zoo
If this is a family trip, make sure that you are taking your kids this amazing zoo which is perhaps the only place in Australia and one of only a few in the world to see giant pandas. The zoo is open everyday from 9:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m. even on Christmas.National Railway Museum
The National Railway Museum houses Australia's largest collection of locomotive engines and rolling stock. Train buffs will really enjoy this place and will thoroughly enjoy the amazing train ride offered here.