32 days in South Africa Itinerary

32 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  20 h
1
Cape Town
— 11 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Plettenberg Bay
— 6 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
3
Hoedspruit
— 7 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Johannesburg
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Singapore

11
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
We've included these beaches for you: Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Clifton Beaches. Kids will enjoy Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden and Cape Point. There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Mountain National Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Camp's Bay Beach, wander the streets of Bo-kaap, and learn about winemaking at Groot Constantia.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Cape Town trip builder site.

Singapore, Singapore to Cape Town is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Cape Town due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in April, you will find days in Cape Town are slightly colder (28°C), and nights are colder (14°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Plettenberg Bay.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

6
nights
Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg Bay ©
As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
Visit Wilderness Beach and Buffalo Bay for some beach relaxation. Jandreart Studio and Holy Trinity Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Plettenberg Bay side-trips: Knysna (Margaret's Viewpoint & Brenton on Sea), Suspension Bridge (in Tsitsikamma National Park) and Dolphin Point Lookout (in Wilderness). The adventure continues: stroll through Birds of Eden.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Plettenberg Bay itinerary tool.

Getting from Cape Town to Plettenberg Bay by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Plettenberg Bay are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Knysna, Wilderness, Suspension Bridge
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Robberg Nature Reserve ©
Robberg Nature Reserve
Wilderness Beach ©
Wilderness Beach
Brenton on Sea ©
Brenton on Sea

7
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hoedspruit: Kruger National Park (in Nelspruit), Kruger National Park (Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park, Napi Wilderness Trail, &more) and Idube Game Reserve (in Sabi Sand Game Reserve). There's still lots to do: do a tasting at Amarula Lapa, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tshukudu Game Lodge, and stop by Ukuthula Arts & Craft Shop.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Hoedspruit trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Plettenberg Bay to Hoedspruit in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Plettenberg Bay, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Hoedspruit, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park, Amarula Lapa
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Idube Game Reserve ©
Idube Game Reserve
Amarula Lapa ©
Amarula Lapa
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Apartheid Museum and Mandela House. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Johannesburg: Sterkfontein Cave (in Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site) and Lion and Safari Park (in Broederstroom). Pack the 19th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Gold Reef City. The adventure continues: try your luck at Montecasino, steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, take a stroll through Maboneng Precinct, and get in on the family fun at Acrobranch Melrose.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Johannesburg road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Hoedspruit to Johannesburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hoedspruit in May, Johannesburg is slightly colder at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Fun & Games Theme Parks Casinos

Side Trips

Sterkfontein Cave, Lion and Safari Park, Montecasino
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Montecasino ©
Montecasino
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct

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