8 days in South Africa Itinerary

8 days in South Africa Itinerary

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8 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  27​h
1
Port Elizabeth
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Cape Town
— 4 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: Atlanta

1
night
Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth ©
The sprawling city of Port Elizabeth, nestled on the scenic Algoa Bay, draws visitors with its sandy beaches, mild climate, and an enviable location as the gateway to the famous Garden Route.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Shamwari Game Reserve.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Elizabeth attractions planner.

Atlanta, USA to Port Elizabeth is an approximately 27-hour flight. Traveling from Atlanta to Port Elizabeth, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Atlanta in July, with highs in Port Elizabeth at 22°C and lows at 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Port Elizabeth

#Parks, #Wildlife
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Shamwari Game Reserve ©
Shamwari Game Reserve

4
nights
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, learn about winemaking at Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate, enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach, and examine the collection at District Six Museum.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Cape Town trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Cape Town can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Cape Town

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Shopping
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Cape of Good Hope ©
Cape of Good Hope
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

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