10 days in South Africa Itinerary

10 days in South Africa Itinerary

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10 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  23​h
1
Hoedspruit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Nelspruit
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Cape Town
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Hoedspruit

Hoedspruit ©
Hoedspruit offers proximity to Kruger National Park and features an airport, making it a popular jump-off point for a variety of tours and safaris.
On the 11th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Thornybush Game Reserve.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Hoedspruit online trip itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Hoedspruit is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to South Africa Standard Time (SAST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in April, with highs in Hoedspruit at 31°C and lows at 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trip

Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park
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2
nights
Nelspruit

Nelspruit ©
Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, Nelspruit provides visitors with a convenient base point boasting two airports and an enviable location on the road between Johannesburg and the Mozambican border.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Kruger National Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Nelspruit itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Hoedspruit to Nelspruit takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. When traveling from Hoedspruit in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Nelspruit: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Safaris
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Safaris

3
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Get outdoors at Cape of Good Hope and Clifton Beaches. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Boulders Beach, admire all the interesting features of Cape Point Ostrich Farm, take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, and contemplate the long history of Robben Island.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Cape Town tour itinerary planning website .

Getting from Nelspruit to Cape Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Traveling from Nelspruit in April, Cape Town is a bit cooler at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Boulders Beach ©
Boulders Beach
Cape of Good Hope ©
Cape of Good Hope
Robben Island ©
Robben Island

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