14 days in South Africa Itinerary

14 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  26 h
1
Cape Town
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Montagu
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h
3
Johannesburg
— 4 nights
Fly:  23 h 30 min
End: Minneapolis

5
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: admire all the interesting features of Cape Point, take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, observe the fascinating underwater world at Two Oceans Aquarium, and kick back and relax at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Cape Town online itinerary planner.

Minneapolis, USA to Cape Town is an approximately 22- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Minneapolis to Cape Town. Traveling from Minneapolis in February, expect Cape Town to be much hotter, temps between 81°F and 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Montagu.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

3
nights
Montagu

Montagu ©
A gateway to the fertile hills and valleys of the Little Karoo and a stop on historic Route 62, the scenic village of Montagu captivates with its quaint Cape Dutch architecture and mineral hot springs.
You've now added Sanbona Wildlife Reserve to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Montagu: Robertson (Marbrin Olive Growers & Rietvallei Wine Estate) and Swellendam (Drostdy Museum & Kunstehuijs Fine Art Gallery). The adventure continues: head outdoors with American Dream Cars, view the masterpieces at IBIS Gallery, admire all the interesting features of R 62 nel Klein Karoo, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Mildred's Chapelry.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Montagu vacation builder site.

Getting from Cape Town to Montagu by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in March, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Montagu

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Robertson, Swellendam
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Marbrin Olive Growers ©
Marbrin Olive Growers
Drostdy Museum ©
Drostdy Museum
American Dream Cars ©
American Dream Cars

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.
Johannesburg is known for museums, historic sites, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, contemplate the long history of Mandela House, admire all the interesting features of Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, and stop by Finders Keepers Market.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Johannesburg online journey builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Montagu to Johannesburg. In March, daytime highs in Johannesburg are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Casinos Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

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

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