16 days in Johannesburg & Dublin Itinerary

16 days in Johannesburg & Dublin Itinerary

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Start: Johannesburg, South Africa
1
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 6 nights
Fly:  17 h
2
Dublin, Ireland
— 8 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Johannesburg, South Africa

6
nights
Johannesburg, South Africa

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Safaris and Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre. Your inner history buff will appreciate Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct and Union Buildings. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Johannesburg: Sterkfontein Cave (in Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site), Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve (in Krugersdorp) and Longstreet Art Lovers 1932 (in Pretoria). The adventure continues: stroll through Ukutula Conservation Center, buy something for everyone on your list at Sandton City Mall, don't miss a visit to Nelson Mandela Square, and see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum.

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If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major aiports are O R Tambo International and Pilanesberg International Airport. July in Johannesburg sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Wildlife Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Hartbeespoort, Brits, Pretoria, Sandton, Sterkfontein Cave
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Safaris
Ukutula Conservation Center ©
Ukutula Conservation Center
Sterkfontein Cave ©
Sterkfontein Cave

8
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Get a sense of the local culture at Guinness Storehouse and Grafton Street. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Medieval Mile Museum and Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum. Explore Dublin's surroundings by going to Jerpoint Abbey (in Thomastown), Kilkenny (The Tholsel, St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, &more) and Irish Military War Museum & Family Park (in Starinagh). There's lots more to do: stop by Temple Bar, steep yourself in history at Bru na Boinne, browse the exhibits of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Dublin Castle.

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Fly from Johannesburg to Dublin in 17.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Johannesburg in July since evenings lows in Dublin dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Athlone, Donore, Irish Military War Museum & Family Park, St. Colmcille Church
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Medieval Mile Museum ©
Medieval Mile Museum
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

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