8 days in South Africa Itinerary

8 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Johannesburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lion and Safari Park. Do some cultural sightseeing at Apartheid Museum and Union Buildings. Step out of Johannesburg with an excursion to Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria--about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, try to win big at Montecasino, and make a trip to Nelson Mandela Square.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Johannesburg tour 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. While traveling from Singapore, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Johannesburg, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Sandton, Pretoria, Lion and Safari Park
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 27:
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct
Union Buildings ©
Union Buildings

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 a sense of the local culture at Table Mountain National Park and Robben Island Museum. Get in touch with nature at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Cape Point. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, visit Bo-kaap, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Two Oceans Aquarium, and take a leisurely stroll along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cape Town journey tool.

Fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Cape Town are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 1:
Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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