8 days in Johannesburg & Kruger National Park Itinerary

8 days in Johannesburg & Kruger National Park Itinerary

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8 days in Johannesburg & Kruger National Park Itinerary

Start: Kruger National Park
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Johannesburg
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
Kruger National Park
— 5 nights
End: Kruger National Park

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 21st (Mon): try your luck at Montecasino and then see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Johannesburg trip maker app .

Kruger National Park to Johannesburg is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of taxi and flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Kruger National Park in May, things will get little chillier in Johannesburg: highs are around 26°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

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Montecasino
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Safaris
Montecasino ©
Montecasino

6
days
Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park ©
One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Explore Kruger National Park's surroundings by going to Hoedspruit (Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre, & more) and Bourkes' Luck Potholes (in Moremela). Spend the 23rd (Wed) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's lots more to do: stroll through Idube Game Reserve, don't miss a visit to Tshokwane Picnic Site, and trek along Wolhuter Wilderness Trail.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kruger National Park online trip builder .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Johannesburg in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 14°C in Kruger National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Hoedspruit, Bourkes' Luck Potholes
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Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre ©
Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre
Idube Game Reserve ©
Idube Game Reserve

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