8 days in South Africa Itinerary

8 days in South Africa Itinerary

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1
Johannesburg
— 2 nights
2
Cape Town
— 4 nights

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 find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Johannesburg tour planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Johannesburg is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. 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 · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

Pretoria, Sandton, Lion and Safari Park
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
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 District Six Museum. Get in touch with nature at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Cape Point. There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Robben Island Museum, learn about winemaking at Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate, take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and wander the streets of Bo-kaap.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cape Town road trip app.

Getting from Johannesburg to Cape Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Cape Town are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough 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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