9 days in South Africa Itinerary

9 days in South Africa Itinerary

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9 days in South Africa Itinerary

Paris
Fly:  15​h
Cape Town
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h
Plettenberg Bay
— 1 night
Fly:  26​h
Paris

5
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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, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Mountain National Park, meet the residents at Two Oceans Aquarium, and examine the collection at District Six Museum.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Cape Town trip builder tool

Paris, France to Cape Town is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Paris to Cape Town, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, Cape Town is warmer than Paris - with highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Plettenberg Bay.

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Cape of Good Hope ©
Cape of Good Hope
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

2
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Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg Bay ©
As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
On the 2nd (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre, then stroll through Birds of Eden, and then stroll through Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): stroll through Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary and then stroll through Robberg Nature Reserve.

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You can fly from Cape Town to Plettenberg Bay in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Birds of Eden ©
Birds of Eden
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary ©
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre ©
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre

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