14 days in South Africa Itinerary

14 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tbilisi
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Johannesburg
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 45 min
2
Kruger National Park
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h 45 min
3
Cape Town
— 6 nights
Fly:  19 h
End: Tbilisi

3
nights
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.
When in Johannesburg, make a side trip to see Union Buildings in Pretoria, approximately Pretoria away. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, steep yourself in history at Mandela House, take in the exciting artwork at I was shot in Joburg, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Johannesburg road trip planner.

Tbilisi, Georgia to Johannesburg is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Tbilisi to Johannesburg due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Tbilisi in March, plan for warmer days in Johannesburg, with highs around 30°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Union Buildings, Montecasino
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Safaris
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct

4
nights
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.
Take a break from Kruger National Park with a short trip to Amarula Lapa in Phalaborwa, about 1h 50 min away. Spend the 4th (Sat) exploring nature at Kruger National Park. There's lots more to do: stroll through Bushmans Trail, hike along Mphongolo Backpacking Trail, and contemplate the long history of Masorini Archaeological Site.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kruger National Park travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In March, daily temperatures in Kruger National Park can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Kruger National Park, Amarula Lapa
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Bushmans Trail ©
Bushmans Trail
Mphongolo Backpacking Trail ©
Mphongolo Backpacking Trail

6
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, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Cape Point, enjoy the sand and surf at Clifton Beaches, stroll through Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, and admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cape Town trip builder.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Kruger National Park to Cape Town in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or drive. April in Cape Town sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

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