10 days in South Africa Itinerary

10 days in South Africa Itinerary

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10 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Johannesburg
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Durban
— 2 nights
3
Cape Town
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Horseback Africa. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Johannesburg: Union Buildings (in Pretoria), Montecasino (in Sandton) and Lion and Safari Park (in Broederstroom). Pack the 18th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Gold Reef City. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Maboneng Precinct, try your luck at Emperors Palace, The Palace Of Dreams, don't miss a visit to Nelson Mandela Square, and look for gifts at Sandton City Shopping Centre.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Johannesburg tour planner.

Mumbai (Bombay), India to Johannesburg is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai (Bombay) to Johannesburg, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai (Bombay) in April, expect nights in Johannesburg to be cooler, around 13°C, while days are slightly colder, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Durban.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Casinos Fun & Games Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sandton, Pretoria, Lion and Safari Park, Emperors Palace
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Montecasino ©
Montecasino
Maboneng Precinct ©
Maboneng Precinct
Horseback Africa ©
Horseback Africa

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): make a splash at uShaka Marine World and then kick back and relax at Golden Mile. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Umhlanga Main Beach, try your luck at Suncoast Casino, and then explore and take pictures at Moses Mabhida Stadium.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Durban itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Johannesburg to Durban in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in April, Durban is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Durban

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Umhlanga Main Beach
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Umhlanga Main Beach ©
Umhlanga Main Beach
Golden Mile ©
Golden Mile
Suncoast Casino ©
Suncoast Casino

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Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Table Mountain, enjoy the sand and surf at Clifton Beaches, and then learn about winemaking at Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate. Keep things going the next day: do a tasting at Klein Constantia, then enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cape of Good Hope.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Cape Town travel planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Durban to Cape Town in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Durban in April: high temperatures in Cape Town hover around 27°C and lows are around 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

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