Kangaroo Island (KI) in South Australia is a place of pristine beaches, sea cliffs, marsupials and the native wildlife which becomes more astonishing with the scale of its diversity. You could spend weeks discovering the beauty of Kangaroo Island and its wildlife. The top five destinations not to be missed include, Seal Bay Conservation Park, where you can get up close and personal with the Sea lions, take a guided tour along the beach and see these beautiful animals in their natural habitat. Next visit Flinders Chase National Park, where you can photograph the many koalas that hang out in the trees at the entrance. Echidnas can be spotted on the verges of quiet dirt roads while Kangaroos can be spotted in the mornings and the evening across the island’s rolling landscape. Don’t miss the opportunity to feed the pelicans at Kingscote Wharf, this is done most evenings from 5 pm.
If trekking is your passion, there is 61-km long; five-day Wilderness Trail that will take you through the Flinders Chase National Park, you will see the natural wonders of Admirals Arch and kilometers of vast beaches and cliff faces alongside.
Kangaroo Island is spread over an area of 4416 km, so it makes sense to hire a car when you arrive on Kangaroo Island, so you can explore the secluded delights of the island with ease and comfort.
Quintessential experience of a lifetime
Once you have the keys to your rental car, you can explore the wonders of Kangaroo Island. From Vivonne Bay, along the south coast of the Island to Strokes Bay and Emu Bay along the north coast. These are some of the island’s most travelled destinations, their beauty and uniqueness are a must do for all travelers.
Having a rental car waiting for you on Kangaroo Island will help you have a stress-free holiday. Car hire on Kangaroo Island will allow you to drive around the rugged beauty of the island at your own convenience and explore the wonders of this beautiful paradise at your own pace.
With Kangaroo Island Connect car hire, you get the freedom to do exactly what you want to do and go where you want to go on the Island. Kangaroo Island is quite large, using a hire car to self-drive around the Island is one of the best ways you can see this diverse landscape.
Your car waiting for you at the island
Your car will be waiting for you at the Kingscote Airport or either of the kic Ferry Terminals (Penneshaw and American River). Kangaroo Island has expansive span of some 500-km coastline that you may want to travel on with a car. While exploring the island on wheels, you will surely be amazed with the wildlife and local produce. There are many family-owned wineries and businesses on the island to taste some delicious wines and Kangaroo Island Produce. The Island also has some of the world’s best luxury wilderness lodges such as the Southern Ocean Lodge.
Travel in luxurious comfort with family and friends
Travellers looking for car hire on Kangaroo Island can book our spacious Mitsubishi Outlander which sits 7 people or a Mitsubishi ASX that sits 5 people comfortably. For as little as $80 per day. On board the cars, you can make and receive calls, get directions and listen to music. Our cars are equipped with the automatic dual zone climate control to let you enjoy the beauty of the Island in comfort and style.
Contact Kangaroo Island Connect (KIC) to pre Book your Car Hire on Kangaroo Island so that you have your car waiting for you as soon as you walk off the Ferry.