7 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

7 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

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7 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Nelspruit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Dullstroom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Graskop
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h
End: Cape Town

2
nights
Nelspruit

Nelspruit ©
Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, Nelspruit provides visitors with a convenient base point boasting two airports and an enviable location on the road between Johannesburg and the Mozambican border.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): stop by Africa Joy, look for gifts at Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre, and then pick up some local products at Bagdad Farmers Market. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Matsamo Cultural Village, see the interesting displays at Barberton Museum, and then look for gifts at Shautany Chocolatiers.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Nelspruit vacation planner.

Cape Town to Nelspruit is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Nelspruit can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Dullstroom.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

White River, Barberton Museum, Matsamo Cultural Village
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Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre ©
Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre
Shautany Chocolatiers ©
Shautany Chocolatiers
Barberton Museum ©
Barberton Museum

2
nights
Dullstroom

Dullstroom ©
Dullstroom, also known as Emnothweni is a small town in Mpumalanga province, South Africa, and along with Underberg, it is one of South Africa's premier flyfishing destinations. On the 20th (Fri), sample the tasty concoctions at Anvil Ale Brewery, tee off at Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate, and then look for gifts at The Rock Shop.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Dullstroom trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Nelspruit to Dullstroom by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Nelspruit in March, Dullstroom is a bit cooler at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Graskop.

Things to do in Dullstroom

Outdoors Golf Breweries & Distilleries
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Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate ©
Anvil Ale Brewery ©
Anvil Ale Brewery
The Rock Shop ©
The Rock Shop

2
nights
Graskop

Graskop ©
Developed as a campsite for gold miners, Graskop has been transformed into a gateway point for exploring the area's many natural attractions.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lisbon Falls and Wonder View. Get outdoors at Perry's Bridge Reptile Park and Berlin Falls. It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Melting Point 1510 and look for gifts at Delgoa Arts & Crafts.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Graskop trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Dullstroom to Graskop takes 2 hours. Traveling from Dullstroom in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in Graskop. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Graskop

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Perry's Bridge Reptile Park, Berlin Falls
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Lisbon Falls ©
Lisbon Falls
Wonder View ©
Wonder View
Berlin Falls ©
Berlin Falls

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