15 days in Cape Town & Johannesburg Itinerary

15 days in Cape Town & Johannesburg Itinerary

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15 days in Cape Town & Johannesburg Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
1
Cape Town
— 10 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Johannesburg
— 4 nights
End: Johannesburg

10
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Constantia Glen Winery and Boschendal Manor & Winery. Head to Annandale Wine Estate and V&A Market on the Wharffor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Shark Diving (in Gansbaai) and Stellenbosch (Bebe's Chocolaterie and Gluten Free Patisserie & Slow Market Stellenbosch). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Cape of Good Hope, browse the eclectic array of goods at Bay Harbour Market The Workshop, take in the awesome beauty at Signal Hill, and wander the streets of Long Street.

For where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Cape Town custom trip planner.

If you are flying in from France, the closest major airport is Cape Town International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Stellenbosch, Boschendal Wine Estate, Shark Diving
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Lion's Head ©
Lion's Head
Signal Hill ©
Signal Hill
Shark Diving

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Bryanston Organic and Natural Market and Sandton City Shopping Centre. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Apartheid Museum and South Western Townships. Explore Johannesburg's surroundings by going to Lion and Safari Park (in Broederstroom), Union Buildings (in Pretoria) and Montecasino (in Sandton). Pack the 19th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Gold Reef City. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Maboneng Precinct and try your luck at Emperors Palace, The Palace Of Dreams.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Johannesburg travel itinerary creator.

You can fly from Cape Town to Johannesburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cape Town in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Johannesburg, with lows around 4°C. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Fun & Games Casinos Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sandton, Union Buildings, The Bryanston Organic and Natural Market, Emperors Palace, Lion and Safari Park
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Maboneng Precinct ©
Maboneng Precinct
Montecasino ©
Montecasino

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