10 days in South Africa Itinerary

10 days in South Africa Itinerary

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10 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Brussels
train + Fly:  25​h
1
Cape Town
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Hermanus
— 1 night
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  5​h
3
Durban
— 2 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Brussels

4
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
You've added Bo-kaap, Slangkop Point Lighthouse, Chapman's Peak Drive, and other attractions to your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Boulders Beach and Table Mountain National Park. Shop till you drop at Old Biscuit Mill and Bay Harbour Market The Workshop. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Robben Island, look for gifts at Pan African Market, and enjoy the sand and surf at Camp's Bay Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Cape Town vacation builder.

Brussels, Belgium to Cape Town is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Cape Town. In September in Cape Town, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Hermanus.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Chapman's Peak Drive
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Camp's Bay Beach ©
Camp's Bay Beach

1
night
Hermanus

Hermanus ©
Renowned as a premier whale-watching destination, Hermanus grew from a quaint fishing village nestled on Walker Bay.
On the 17th (Sun), learn about winemaking at Sumaridge Wine Estate and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Hermanus Country Market.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hermanus holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Cape Town to Hermanus takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Durban.

Things to do in Hermanus

Wineries Shopping
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Sumaridge Wine Estate ©
Sumaridge Wine Estate
Hermanus Country Market ©
Hermanus Country Market

2
nights
Durban

Durban ©
Sunny weather and golden beaches await you on a vacation in Durban, a busy port city on the Indian Ocean known for its outdoorsy atmosphere.
On the 18th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Golden Mile, explore and take pictures at Moses Mabhida Stadium, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hare Krishna Temple of Understanding. On the next day, browse the different shops at Gateway Theatre of Shopping and then enjoy the sand and surf at Umhlanga Main Beach.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Durban travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Hermanus to Durban takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Hermanus in September, with highs in Durban at 30°C and lows at 20°C. You will leave for home on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Durban

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Umhlanga Rocks
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Umhlanga Main Beach ©
Umhlanga Main Beach
Golden Mile ©
Golden Mile
Gateway Theatre of Shopping ©
Gateway Theatre of Shopping

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