12 days in South Africa Itinerary

12 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  14 h 45 min
1
Johannesburg
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Cape Town
— 7 nights
Fly:  20 h
End: Singapore

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Apartheid Museum and Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct. Get some historical perspective at Mandela House and Union Buildings. When in Johannesburg, make a side trip to see Wild Cave Adventures in Krugersdorp, approximately Krugersdorp away. There's lots more to do: try to win big at Montecasino, learn about all things military at South African National Museum of Military History, and stop by Maboneng Precinct.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Johannesburg trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Johannesburg is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Johannesburg is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in April, you will find days in Johannesburg are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are cooler (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Montecasino, Wild Cave Adventures, Union Buildings
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct
Mandela House ©
Mandela House

7
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Escape the urban bustle at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Cape Point. Do some cultural sightseeing at Table Mountain National Park and Groot Constantia. There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Robben Island Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Signal Hill, observe the fascinating underwater world at Two Oceans Aquarium, and examine the collection at District Six Museum.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cape Town online itinerary planner.

Fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Cape Town, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Nature Beaches
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 7:
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

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