The majestic Murray River winds its way through more than 600 kilometres of South Australia. This diverse region is less than a two hours drive from Adelaide and flows past limestone cliffs, pristine mallee scrub and citrus groves. Explore the Murray River by houseboat and enjoy swimming, fishing, canoeing, or water skiing. Take a cruise on Australia’s largest paddle steamer, the P.S. Murray Princess and view an abundance of wildlife on the banks. Surrounded with historic towns experience great country hospitality and fine locally grown and produced food. There are various other activities at historic towns along the Murray as well as galleries, museums to visit. If a holiday by the river is what you are looking for then choose the Murray River.