15 days in South Africa Itinerary

15 days in South Africa Itinerary

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15 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Durban
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  3 h 30 min
2
Hazyview
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Hoedspruit
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Cape Town
— 5 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
Durban

Sunny weather and golden beaches await you on a vacation in Durban, a busy port city on the Indian Ocean known for its outdoorsy atmosphere.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Puzzle Place and Makiwa Gallery. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Zinkwazi Beach and Tinley Manor Beach. Step out of Durban with an excursion to Willard Beach in Ballito--about 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, view the masterpieces at Andrew Early Design Studio, and browse the different shops at La Lucia Mall.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Durban road trip website .

Mumbai, India to Durban is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Durban is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in May, expect Durban to be little chillier, temps between 31°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hazyview.

Things to do in Durban

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ballito, The Puzzle Place, Zinkwazi Beach, La Lucia Mall, Makiwa Gallery
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Shark Diving
Zinkwazi Beach ©
Zinkwazi Beach
The Puzzle Place ©
The Puzzle Place

3
nights
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.
Head to Katundo Leather Shop and Bagdad Farmers Marketfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hazyview: Idube Game Reserve (in Sabi Sand Game Reserve), Kruger National Park (Safaris & Napi Wilderness Trail) and i'langa Mall (in Nelspruit).

For other places to visit, where to stay, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and tourist information, read Hazyview trip planner.

Do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus from Durban to Hazyview in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Durban in May, with highs in Hazyview at 27°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to catch the bus to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Hazyview

Shopping Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kruger National Park, Bagdad Farmers Market, i'langa Mall
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Safaris
Idube Game Reserve ©
Idube Game Reserve
i'langa Mall ©
i'langa Mall

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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.
Do your shopping at Kingfisher Gallery and iNyoka Art Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hoedspruit: Kruger National Park (Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park, Olifants Wilderness Trail, &more) and Qualito Craft Distillery (in Phalaborwa). There's more to do: stop by Kumbaya Home Decor.

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Getting from Hazyview to Hoedspruit by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In May, daily temperatures in Hoedspruit can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Kruger National Park, Qualito Craft Distillery
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Olifants Wilderness Trail ©
Olifants Wilderness Trail
Sweni Wilderness Trail ©
Sweni Wilderness Trail

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Clifton Beaches and Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. Do your shopping at Greenmarket Square and Prins & Prins. There's much more to do: get great views at Cape Point, enjoy the sand and surf at Fish Hoek Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Signal Hill, and do a tasting at High Constantia Wine Cellar.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cape Town trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Hoedspruit to Cape Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Hoedspruit in May: highs in Cape Town hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

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

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