14 days in South Africa & Tanzania Itinerary

14 days in South Africa & Tanzania Itinerary

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14 days in South Africa & Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Brasilia, Brazil
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
Cape Town, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Hermanus, South Africa
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Swellendam, South Africa
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Graaff-Reinet, South Africa
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
5
Paje, Tanzania
— 1 night
Fly:  29​h
End: Brasilia, Brazil

2
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Franschhoek Motor Museum and Old Biscuit Mill. Let the collections at District Six Museum and South African Jewish Museum capture your imagination. Take a break from Cape Town with a short trip to Boschendal Wine Estate in Groot Drakenstein, about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, contemplate the long history of Robben Island, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Boulders Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Cape Town day trip planning app .

Brasilia, Brazil to Cape Town is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Time (BRT) to South Africa Standard Time (SAST), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Brasilia in June: high temperatures in Cape Town hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hermanus.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Franschhoek
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Boulders Beach ©
Boulders Beach
Robben Island Museum ©
Robben Island Museum
South African Jewish Museum ©
South African Jewish Museum

3
nights
Hermanus, South Africa

Hermanus ©
Renowned as a premier whale-watching destination, Hermanus grew from a quaint fishing village nestled on Walker Bay.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at LEMBU gallery, stop by Hemingways of Hermanus, then look for gifts at Funky Vibes, and finally kick back and relax at Grotto Beach. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Overberg Honey Company, then learn about winemaking at Domaine Des Dieux, then look for gifts at OneLove The Fashion Shack, and finally stop by The Book Collector.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hermanus trip 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 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Swellendam.

Things to do in Hermanus

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Overberg Honey Company
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Hemingways of Hermanus ©
Hemingways of Hermanus
Grotto Beach ©
Grotto Beach
Lembu Gallery & Studio ©
Lembu Gallery & Studio

1
night
Swellendam, South Africa

Swellendam ©
Regarded as South Africa's third-oldest town, Swellendam contains over 50 provincial heritage sites and well-preserved examples of Cape Dutch architecture.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): stop by Die Biltong Boetiek, stop by Bee Things, take an in-depth tour of Drostdy Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Kunstehuijs Art Gallery, and finally browse the different shops at SwellenMark Regional Shopping Center.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Swellendam trip maker .

Traveling by car from Hermanus to Swellendam takes 2 hours. In June in Swellendam, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Graaff-Reinet.

Things to do in Swellendam

Shopping Museums
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Kunstehuijs Fine Art Gallery ©
Kunstehuijs Fine Art Gallery
Drostdy Museum ©
Drostdy Museum
SwellenMark Shopping Centre ©
SwellenMark Shopping Centre

3
nights
Graaff-Reinet, South Africa

Graaff-Reinet ©
Regarded as the fourth-oldest town in South Africa, Graaff-Reinet represents a well-preserved historic Dutch colonial settlement, set 750 (2,460 ft) above sea level on the banks of the Sundays River.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dutch Reformed Church, Groot Kerk. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St James the Great Church, then examine the collection at The Owl House, then get a new perspective on nature at Kitching Fossil Exploration Centre, and finally view the masterpieces at First People Centre at The Bethesda Art Centre.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Graaff-Reinet online trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Swellendam to Graaff-Reinet by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Paje.

Things to do in Graaff-Reinet

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Nieu-Bethesda, Trollip Art Gallery & Studio
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The Owl House ©
The Owl House
The Reinet House ©
The Reinet House
Kitching Fossil Exploration Centre ©

1
night
Paje, Tanzania

Paje ©
Located on the island of Unguja, the quaint village of Paje lies on a shallow sandy lagoon, which attracts swarms of kitesurfing enthusiasts and marine life lovers.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): kick back and relax at Uroa Bay, contemplate the long history of Mtoni Palace Ruins, and then hunt for treasures at Darajani Bazaar. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Paje Beach and then get outside with Kite Dream Zanzibar.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Paje trip itinerary builder tool .

Explore your travel options from Graaff-Reinet to Paje with the Route module. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Eastern African Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. June in Paje sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paje

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Uroa Bay, Mtoni Palace Ruins, Darajani Bazaar
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Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach
Uroa Bay ©
Uroa Bay
Mtoni Palace Ruins ©
Mtoni Palace Ruins

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