12 days in South Africa Itinerary

12 days in South Africa Itinerary

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12 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  23​h 15​min
1
Kruger National Park
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
2
Cape Town
— 7 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park ©
One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kruger National Park itinerary maker.

Sydney, Australia to Kruger National Park is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Sydney to Kruger National Park. While traveling from Sydney, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Kruger National Park, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Hoedspruit
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:
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7
nights
Cape Town

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, beaches, adventure, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Cape of Good Hope, take a leisurely stroll along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, contemplate the long history of Robben Island, and admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cape Town trip builder.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kruger National Park to Cape Town in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kruger National Park in September, with highs in Cape Town at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Chapman's Peak Drive
Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 4:
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

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