5 days in Garden Route & Cape Town Itinerary

5 days in Garden Route & Cape Town Itinerary

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5 days in Garden Route & Cape Town Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
George
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Cape Town
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

1
night
George

George ©
Benefiting from a pleasant climate and prime location on the Garden Route, the town of George serves as the Southern Cape's premier tourism hub.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at RPRX - Real People Real Xperiences and then stop by Tiny Shop. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Cango Wildlife Ranch, get your game on at Happy Valley, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dutch Reformed Mother Church.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the George trip itinerary builder site .

Johannesburg to George is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. July in George sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in George

Parks Wildlife Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Wilderness, Cango Wildlife Ranch
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Cango Wildlife Ranch ©
Cango Wildlife Ranch
Dutch Reformed Mother Church ©
Dutch Reformed Mother Church

3
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Bring the kids along to Cape of Good Hope and Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, and look for gifts at Baba's Jem.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Cape Town road trip tool .

Getting from George to Cape Town by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Cape Town can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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