8 days in South Africa Itinerary

8 days in South Africa Itinerary

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8 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  18 h
1
Cape Town
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Johannesburg
— 1 night
Fly:  16 h
End: New Delhi

5
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Robben Island and Klein Constantia. Escape the urban bustle at Boulders Beach and Cape of Good Hope. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Mountain National Park, admire all the interesting features of Greenmarket Square, look for gifts at Prins & Prins, and admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cape Town itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Cape Town is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Cape Town, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in July, expect Cape Town to be colder, temps between 20°C and 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Cape Town

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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

1
night
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.
On the 19th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Mandela House, then see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, and then take a stroll through Maboneng Precinct.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Johannesburg trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Cape Town to Johannesburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Johannesburg when traveling from Cape Town in July, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Mandela House ©
Mandela House
Maboneng Precinct ©
Maboneng Precinct

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