5 days in South Africa Itinerary

5 days in South Africa Itinerary

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5 days in South Africa Itinerary

Johannesburg
Johannesburg
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Cape Town
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Johannesburg

1
day
Johannesburg

Founded when gold was discovered in the area in the late 19th century, Johannesburg quickly grew into a bustling metropolis, South Africa's largest city and the region's economic hub.
On the 1st (Sun), examine the collection at Apartheid Museum.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Johannesburg online itinerary creator.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Johannesburg. October in Johannesburg sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums
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Apartheid Museum

4
days
Cape Town

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, parks, sightseeing, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Table Mountain National Park, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Two Oceans Aquarium, admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clifton Beaches.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cape Town travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Johannesburg to Cape Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in October, you will find days in Cape Town are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Sightseeing Nature
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Table Mountain National Park
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

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