60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Africa journey planner

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Cairo, Egypt
— 5 nights
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Luxor, Egypt
— 5 nights
Fly to Casablanca, Train to Marrakech
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 5 nights
Fly to Rabat, Drive to Chefchaouen
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Chefchaouen, Morocco
— 1 night
Drive
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Fes, Morocco
— 4 nights
Train to Casablanca, Fly to Johannesburg
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Johannesburg, South Africa
— 5 nights
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Nelspruit, South Africa
— 4 nights
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Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 6 nights
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Cape Town, South Africa
— 7 nights
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 5 nights
Fly to Nairobi, Drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive to Nairobi, Fly to Praslin Island
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Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 4 nights
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Saint-Leu, Reunion Island
— 5 nights
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Cairo, Egypt

— 5 nights

City of a Thousand Minarets

More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Explore Cairo's surroundings by going to Giza (Great Sphinx & Pyramids of Giza) and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara). The adventure continues: stop by Islamic Cairo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary), view the masterpieces at Ramses Wissa Wassef Art Centre, and see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairo day trip planning app.

Jeju, South Korea to Cairo is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Korean Standard Time (KST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 16 — 21:

Luxor, Egypt

— 5 nights
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Luxor is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Temple of Karnak, appreciate the history behind Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Luxor Temple.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Luxor planner.

You can fly from Cairo to Luxor in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Cairo in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Luxor, with highs around 41°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Marrakech.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 26:

Marrakech, Morocco

— 5 nights

Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Spend the 28th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, soak in style at Turkish baths, see the interesting displays at Marrakech Museum, and contemplate the long history of Koutoubia Mosque.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Marrakech trip site.

Getting from Luxor to Marrakech by combination of flight and train takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Luxor to Marrakech, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Luxor in April, expect Marrakech to be little chillier, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 26 — May 1:

Chefchaouen, Morocco

— 1 night
Tourism in Chefchaouen, a picturesque town in the Rif mountain range, has been thriving for decades due to its scenic surroundings and buildings painted in a striking blue hue.
On the 2nd (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chefchaouen trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Marrakech to Chefchaouen in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Fes.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 1 — 2:
Highlights from your trip

Fes, Morocco

— 4 nights

Mecca of the West

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Spend the 4th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa, browse for treasures at La Petite Maison Berbere, have fun and explore at Medina Children's Library, and take a stroll through Medina of Fez.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Fes trip planner.

Getting from Chefchaouen to Fes by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Fes can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Fes

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:

Johannesburg, South Africa

— 5 nights

City of Light

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.
Spend the 8th (Sat) trying your luck at Gold Reef City. Spend the 9th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. And it doesn't end there: try to win big at Montecasino, see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, brush up on your military savvy at South African National Museum of Military History, and gain some tasty knowledge on Time Anchor Distillery.

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Do a combination of train and flight from Fes to Johannesburg in 19.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Fes to Johannesburg, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fes in May, expect Johannesburg to be slightly colder, temps between 26°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums · Casinos · Fun & Games · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 6 — 11:

Nelspruit, South Africa

— 4 nights

Gateway to the Lowveld

Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, Nelspruit provides visitors with a convenient base point boasting two airports and an enviable location on the road between Johannesburg and the Mozambican border.
Venture out of the city with trips to Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail (in Barberton) and Hazyview (Perry's Bridge Reptile Park & Elephant Whispers). Next up on the itinerary: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, examine the collection at Sudwala Dinosaur Park, admire the sheer force of Montrose Falls, and try to win big at Emnotweni Casino.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Nelspruit road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Nelspruit takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Nelspruit, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 11 — 15:

Kruger National Park, South Africa

— 6 nights
One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kruger National Park: Qualito Craft Distillery (in Phalaborwa) and Hoedspruit (Tshukudu Game Lodge, Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, &more). Spend the 16th (Sun) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's much more to do: stroll through Sweni Wilderness Trail, relax and rejuvenate at AM Spa Kruger, explore the ancient world of Masorini Archaeological Site, and trek along Wolhuter Wilderness Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kruger National Park road trip app.

You can fly from Nelspruit to Kruger National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Kruger National Park, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 15 — 21:

Cape Town, South Africa

— 7 nights

Mother City

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: stroll through Cape Point, enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, examine the collection at District Six Museum, and get to know the fascinating history of Maclear's Beacon.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cape Town online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Kruger National Park to Cape Town takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kruger National Park in May, expect nights in Cape Town to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 21 — 28:

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

— 5 nights
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Spend the 1st (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, take a memorable tour with Tours, get to know the resident critters at Victoria Falls Snake Park, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Victoria Falls attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Victoria Falls takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in May: highs in Victoria Falls hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay May 28 — Jun 2:

Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

— 2 nights
You can discover Tanzania's varied plant and animal life on a tour of Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a World Heritage Site known for its massive volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip planner.

Getting from Victoria Falls to Ngorongoro Conservation Area by combination of flight and car takes about 14.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone changes from Central Africa Time to East Africa Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 4:
Highlights from your trip

Praslin Island, Seychelles

— 4 nights
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Praslin Island is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Curieuse Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Lazio, get outside with Anse Boudin, and stroll through Anse Georgette.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Praslin Island online day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Praslin Island takes 15.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Praslin Island is 1 hour. June in Praslin Island sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 8:

Saint-Leu, Reunion Island

— 5 nights
Saint-Leu is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Leu side-trips: Saint-Paul (Fly 974 Tandem & Maido), Saint-Joseph (Cascade de Grand Galet & Aquasens) and Canyoning, Envergure Reunion (in Hell-Bourg). Next up on the itinerary: get impressive views of Piton de Fournaise, relax and rejuvenate at Run Alti Cryo, kick back and relax at Plage de l'Ermitage, and meet the residents at Kelonia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Leu trip site.

You can fly from Praslin Island to Saint-Leu in 9 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Praslin Island in June: high temperatures in Saint-Leu hover around 30°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 8 — 13: