14 days in South Africa Itinerary

14 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  18 h 15 min
1
Johannesburg
— 2 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:  23 h 30 min
End: Brisbane

2
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.
On the 21st (Sun), contemplate the long history of Mandela House, then see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, then steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, and finally view the masterpieces at I was shot in Joburg. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then get your game on at Blue Ocean VR.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Johannesburg tour builder tool.

Brisbane, Australia to Johannesburg is an approximately 18.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Johannesburg is minus 8 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Brisbane in November since evenings lows in Johannesburg dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Blue Ocean VR
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Safaris
Blue Ocean VR ©
Blue Ocean VR
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum

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.
Spend the 26th (Fri) exploring nature at Kruger National Park. Spend the 24th (Wed) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's more to do: hike along Bushmans Trail and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lonely Bull Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kruger National Park road trip tool.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
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.
Kids will enjoy Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, get great views at Cape Point, enjoy the sand and surf at Bloubergstrand Beach, and stroll through Clifton Beaches.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cape Town sightseeing planner.

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. When traveling from Kruger National Park in November, plan for slightly colder days in Cape Town, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

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