16 days in Africa Itinerary

16 days in Africa Itinerary

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Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Luxor, Egypt
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Giza, Egypt
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
3
Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  17 h 15 min
4
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 1 night
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
6
Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: Singapore, Singapore

2
nights
Luxor, Egypt

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Medinet Habu, stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, and then appreciate the history behind Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Luxor trip itinerary maker app.

Singapore, Singapore to Luxor is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Luxor. When traveling from Singapore in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Luxor: temperatures range from 49°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Giza.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu

2
nights
Giza, Egypt

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Great Sphinx, then steep yourself in history at Khafre's Pyramid, and then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Giza trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Luxor to Giza takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Luxor in June: high temperatures in Giza hover around 40°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
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Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Khafre's Pyramid ©
Khafre's Pyramid

3
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©
You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Medina of Marrakesh, admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef, and then don't miss a visit to Koubba Almoravid. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koutoubia Mosque, stroll the grounds of Saadian Tombs, appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, then contemplate the long history of Palacio da Bahia, and finally contemplate the long history of Mellah.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip planner.

You can fly from Giza to Marrakech in 10.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Giza to Marrakech due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Giza in June since evenings lows in Marrakech dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Parks
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Medersa Ben Youssef ©
Medersa Ben Youssef
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque
Menara Gardens and Pavilion ©
Menara Gardens and Pavilion

1
night
Johannesburg, South Africa

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, contemplate the long history of Mandela House, and then don't miss a visit to South Western Townships.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Johannesburg online holiday builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Marrakech to Johannesburg takes 19 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to South Africa Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Marrakech in July; daily highs in Johannesburg reach 22°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Historic Sites
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Mandela House ©
Mandela House
South Western Townships ©
South Western Townships

1
night
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Victoria Falls online trip builder.

Getting from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls by combination of train and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. In July, Victoria Falls is a bit warmer than Johannesburg - with highs of 28°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Parks Nature
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©

4
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Table Mountain National Park and Castle of Good Hope. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Cape Point and Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at District Six Museum, head off the coast to Robben Island Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Groote Kerk, and steep yourself in history at Iziko Koopmans-De Wet House.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Cape Town tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Victoria Falls to Cape Town by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. When traveling from Victoria Falls in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Cape Town: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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