28 days in South Africa Itinerary

28 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Hazyview
— 3 nights
2
Hoedspruit
— 6 nights
3
Kruger National Park
— 6 nights
4
Johannesburg
— 4 nights
5
Cape Town
— 8 nights

3
nights
Hazyview

Hazyview ©
A gateway to the popular Kruger National Park, Hazyview boasts an enviable location in South Africa's lowveld, surrounded by a staggering number of both natural and historic sites.
Step out of Hazyview with an excursion to Kruger National Park in Nelspruit--about 3 hours away. It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Whispers and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hazyview road trip planning site.

Cape Town to Hazyview is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will leave for Hoedspruit on the 29th (Mon).

Things to do in Hazyview

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Elephant Whispers ©
Elephant Whispers
Safaris

6
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.
Step out of Hoedspruit to go to Moremela and see Bourkes' Luck Potholes, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, look for gifts at Godding & Godding, browse the exhibits of iNyoka Art Gallery, and get outside with Siyafunda Conservation.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Hoedspruit trip planner.

Getting from Hazyview to Hoedspruit by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Hoedspruit can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, Bourkes' Luck Potholes
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Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre ©
Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve ©
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve
Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre ©
Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre

6
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 5th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's lots more to do: hike along Wolhuter Wilderness Trail, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Phuza Moya Private Game Reserve.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kruger National Park vacation planner.

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Hoedspruit to Kruger National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In June in Kruger National Park, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Wolhuter Wilderness Trail ©
Wolhuter Wilderness Trail
Idube Game Reserve ©
Idube Game Reserve

4
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Johannesburg: Krugersdorp (Boer War Blockhouse & Wild Cave Adventures). Pack the 11th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Gold Reef City. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, contemplate the long history of Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, visit Maboneng Precinct, and get lost in a book at Rosa Parks Library.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Johannesburg trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Kruger National Park to Johannesburg takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kruger National Park in June, with highs in Johannesburg at 22°C and lows at 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Fun & Games · Casinos · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sandton, Krugersdorp
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Gold Reef City ©
Gold Reef City
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct

8
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Mountain National Park, explore and take pictures at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, stroll through Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, and take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape Town trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

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