10 days in South Africa Itinerary

10 days in South Africa Itinerary

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10 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Johannesburg
— 3 nights
2
Cape Town
— 5 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

3
nights
Johannesburg

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.
Apartheid Museum and Constitution Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mandela House and South Western Townships. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Johannesburg: Lion and Safari Park (in Broederstroom) and Wild Cave Adventures (in Krugersdorp). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Maboneng Precinct and examine the collection at Lindfield Victorian House Museum.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Johannesburg trip itinerary maker.

Bengaluru, India to Johannesburg is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Johannesburg. While traveling from Bengaluru, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Johannesburg, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow time for travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Lion and Safari Park, Wild Cave Adventures
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Constitution Hill ©
Constitution Hill
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Mandela House ©
Mandela House

5
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Boulders Beach and Llandudno Beach. Family-friendly places like Cape of Good Hope and Victoria & Alfred Waterfront will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Robben Island, take a memorable drive along Chapman's Peak Drive, explore the historical opulence of Castle of Good Hope, and kick back and relax at Clifton Beaches.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cape Town trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Johannesburg to Cape Town by combination of train and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in Cape Town sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Chapman's Peak Drive
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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