9 days in South Africa Itinerary

9 days in South Africa Itinerary

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9 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Busselton
Fly:  27​h
1
Cape Town
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
2
Johannesburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Busselton

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: take some stellar pictures from Cape of Good Hope, meet the residents at Two Oceans Aquarium, explore and take pictures at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and step off the mainland to explore Robben Island.

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Busselton, Australia to Cape Town is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to South Africa Standard Time (SAST) is minus 6 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Shopping Wildlife
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Cape of Good Hope ©
Cape of Good Hope
Boulders Beach ©
Boulders Beach

2
nights
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 12th (Mon): examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, take a stroll through Maboneng Precinct, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Top of Africa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill, contemplate the long history of Mandela House, and then try to win big at Montecasino.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Johannesburg online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Johannesburg can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

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

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