24 days in South Africa Itinerary

24 days in South Africa Itinerary

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24 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  11​h
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Johannesburg
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
2
Graskop
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Hazyview
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Skukuza
— 1 night
5
Skukuza
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Hazyview
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
7
Graskop
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
8
Johannesburg
— Few hours
9
Port Elizabeth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
10
Tsitsikamma National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
11
Plettenberg Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
12
Knysna
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
13
Oudtshoorn
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
14
Hermanus
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
15
Stellenbosch
— 1 night
16
Stellenbosch
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
17
Cape Town
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

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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.
To plan Johannesburg vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Johannesburg is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in September: highs in Johannesburg hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 51°F. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Graskop.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Graskop

Graskop ©
Developed as a campsite for gold miners, Graskop has been transformed into a gateway point for exploring the area's many natural attractions.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lone Creek Falls, Bourkes' Luck Potholes and Three Roundavels. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Lone Creek Falls.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Graskop journey planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Johannesburg to Graskop takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Graskop when traveling from Johannesburg in September, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Hazyview.

Things to do in Graskop

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Three Roundavels, Bourkes' Luck Potholes, Lone Creek Falls
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Bourkes' Luck Potholes ©
Bourkes' Luck Potholes
Three Roundavels ©
Three Roundavels
Lone Creek Falls ©
Lone Creek Falls

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Hazyview

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.
For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hazyview journey builder tool .

Traveling by car from Graskop to Hazyview takes an hour. In September, daytime highs in Hazyview are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. On the 30th (Mon), you're off toSkukuza.

Things to do in Hazyview

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Skukuza

Skukuza
To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Skukuza online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Hazyview to Skukuza by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Skukuza are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Skukuza

Golf Wildlife Parks
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Skukuza

Skukuza
For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Skukuza vacation maker tool .

On the 2nd (Wed), you're off toHazyview.

Things to do in Skukuza

Golf Wildlife Parks
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Hazyview

Hazyview
Make your Hazyview itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Skukuza to Hazyview by car takes about 1.5 hours. You will leave for Johannesburg on the 3rd (Thu).

Things to do in Hazyview

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Graskop

Graskop ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lisbon Falls. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Lisbon Falls, then admire the sheer force of Berlin Falls, and then enjoy breathtaking views from God's Window.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Graskop trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Hazyview to Graskop by car takes about an hour. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Fri) before leaving for Johannesburg.

Things to do in Graskop

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mpumalanga
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Lisbon Falls ©
Lisbon Falls
Berlin Falls ©
Berlin Falls
God's Window ©
God's Window

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Johannesburg

Johannesburg
To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Johannesburg trip site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Graskop to Johannesburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Graskop in October, plan for little chillier nights in Johannesburg, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Port Elizabeth.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth
The sprawling city of Port Elizabeth, nestled on the scenic Algoa Bay, draws visitors with its sandy beaches, mild climate, and an enviable location as the gateway to the famous Garden Route.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Port Elizabeth trip itinerary maker website .

You can fly from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Johannesburg in October, plan for slightly colder days in Port Elizabeth, with highs around 71°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Tsitsikamma National Park.

Things to do in Port Elizabeth

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 5:

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Tsitsikamma National Park

Tsitsikamma National Park ©
On a tour of Tsitsikamma National Park, walk through an 800-year-old forest of endemic yellowwood trees, explore diverse coastlines, and hit the array of hiking trails.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Untouched Adventures as well as Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours. On the 5th (Sat), find your balance on the water with Untouched Adventures. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours and then hike along Waterfall Trail.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tsitsikamma National Park sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Port Elizabeth to Tsitsikamma National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in October, and nighttime lows around 56°F. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Plettenberg Bay.

Things to do in Tsitsikamma National Park

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Waterfall Trail ©
Waterfall Trail
Untouched Adventures ©
Untouched Adventures
Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours ©
Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours

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Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg Bay ©
As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Plettenberg Bay trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Tsitsikamma National Park to Plettenberg Bay takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in October, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for the bus ride to Knysna.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Knysna Elephant Park
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Knysna Elephant Park ©
Knysna Elephant Park

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Knysna

Knysna
Enshrouded in lush indigenous forest and surrounding a scenic lagoon of the same name, the Garden Route town of Knysna has plenty to offer.
To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Knysna trip itinerary maker site .

Knysna is very close to Plettenberg Bay. In October, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 56°F. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Oudtshoorn.

Things to do in Knysna

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:

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Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn ©
Nestled in the arid valley of Little Karoo, the town of Oudtshoorn remains the hub of everything ostrich-related, housing the world's largest population of the flightless birds.
Cango Caves has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): Head underground at Cango Caves.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Oudtshoorn itinerary planner .

You can drive from Knysna to Oudtshoorn in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in October, and nighttime lows around 52°F. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hermanus.

Things to do in Oudtshoorn

Parks Nature
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Cango Caves ©
Cango Caves

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Hermanus

Hermanus
Renowned as a premier whale-watching destination, Hermanus grew from a quaint fishing village nestled on Walker Bay.
To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hermanus holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Oudtshoorn to Hermanus takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Hermanus can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. On the 13th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Stellenbosch.

Things to do in Hermanus

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch
Straddling the banks of the Eerste River, the university town of Stellenbosch enjoys international fame for its renowned wine estates and gourmet restaurants.
Plan my day in Stellenbosch using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Hermanus to Stellenbosch takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in October, and nighttime lows around 53°F. On the 14th (Mon), you're off toStellenbosch.

Things to do in Stellenbosch

Wineries Tours Outdoors
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Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): stop by Bebe's Chocolaterie and Gluten Free Patisserie.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Stellenbosch trip planning site .

You can drive from Hermanus to Stellenbosch in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 53°F. On the 16th (Wed), you'll travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Stellenbosch

Shopping
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Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Robben Island Museum as well as Table Mountain National Park. Get outdoors at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Cape Point.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Cape Town trip planner .

Take a bus from Stellenbosch to Cape Town in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Cape Town can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Table Mountain National Park ©
Table Mountain National Park
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

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