13 days in South Africa Itinerary

13 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Johannesburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Hoedspruit
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Nelspruit
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Cape Town
— 4 nights
Fly:  20 h
End: Singapore

2
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Wild Cave Adventures and Horseback Africa. Pack the 19th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Gold Reef City. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum and contemplate the long history of Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Johannesburg trip builder tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Johannesburg is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Singapore to Johannesburg, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Singapore in April, plan for little chillier days in Johannesburg, with highs around 28°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Outdoors Museums Casinos

Side Trips

Horseback Africa, Wild Cave Adventures
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Wild Cave Adventures ©
Wild Cave Adventures
Horseback Africa ©
Horseback Africa
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum

3
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.
Get outdoors at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park and Idube Game Reserve.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Hoedspruit trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
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Idube Game Reserve ©
Idube Game Reserve

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.
On the 23rd (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Kruger National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Nelspruit road trip site.

Drive from Hoedspruit to Nelspruit in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and flight. In April, daytime highs in Nelspruit are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 24th (Mon), you're off to Cape Town.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Nature
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park

4
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 Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Table Mountain National Park. There's lots more to do: get great views at Cape Point, head off the coast to Robben Island Museum, take in the dramatic natural features at Twelve Apostles, and learn about winemaking at Klein Constantia.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cape Town route planner.

Getting from Nelspruit to Cape Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nelspruit in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Cape Town, with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Nature Wildlife
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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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