7 days in South Africa Itinerary

7 days in South Africa Itinerary

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7 days in South Africa Itinerary

Johannesburg
Johannesburg
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Cape Town
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Johannesburg

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): try your luck at Montecasino, then see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, and then take in panoramic vistas at Carlton Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Johannesburg road trip website .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Johannesburg. In April, daily temperatures in Johannesburg can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

#Casinos, #Fun & Games, #Museums

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Montecasino
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Montecasino ©
Montecasino
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill ©
Constitution Hill

5
days
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: explore and take pictures at Cape of Good Hope, take in the awesome beauty at Table Mountain National Park, take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Two Oceans Aquarium.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape Town online road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Cape Town can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Cape of Good Hope ©
Cape of Good Hope
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park

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