60 days in Asia, Africa & South America Itinerary

60 days in Asia, Africa & South America Itinerary

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Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Beirut, Lebanon
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
2
Singapore, Singapore
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
3
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Ubud, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Fly:  19 h 45 min
5
Arusha, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  14 h
7
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
8
Knysna, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
9
Cape Town, South Africa
— 7 nights
Fly + Drive:  19 h 45 min
10
Gramado, Brazil
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
11
Curitiba, Brazil
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
12
Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 6 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
13
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 5 nights
Fly:  19 h
End: Cairo, Egypt

3
nights
Beirut, Lebanon

Beirut ©
Sitting on the Mediterranean coast, Beirut, the country's capital and largest city, has plenty of appeal itself, as well as offering a convenient base for exploring the country's other sights and cities.
Get in touch with nature at Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve and Bkassine Pine Forest. For shopping fun, head to Selim Mouzannar or ABC Mall. Venture out of the city with trips to Zahle (Coteaux Du Liban & Chateau St Thomas). It doesn't end there: browse the different shops at CITYMALL and shop like a local with Dar El-Nimer for Arts and Culture.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Beirut trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Beirut is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. January in Beirut sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Beirut

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trips

Zahle, Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve, Bkassine Pine Forest
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 14:
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Selim Mouzannar ©
Selim Mouzannar
Bkassine Pine Forest ©
Bkassine Pine Forest
Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve ©
Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve

5
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Head to Orchard Road and Little Indiafor some retail therapy. Step out of the city life by going to Jurong Bird Park and Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve. Step out of Singapore to go to Sentosa Island and see Universal Studios Singapore, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: visit Chinatown, buy something for everyone on your list at Clarke Quay, enjoy breathtaking views from Singapore Flyer, and kick back and relax at Tanjong Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Singapore road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Beirut to Singapore takes 15 hours. Traveling from Beirut to Singapore, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Beirut in January: high temperatures in Singapore hover around 36°C and lows are around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 20:
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Singapore Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo
Chinatown ©
Chinatown
Jurong Bird Park ©
Jurong Bird Park

6
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

Seminyak ©
A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Visit Pantai Sanur and Kuta Beach - Bali for some beach relaxation. Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Change things up with these side-trips from Seminyak: Sanur (Ghostbird + Swoon & Sindhu Market), Jimbaran (Samasta Lifestyle Village & Jimbaran Bay) and Nusa Dua Beach (in Nusa Dua). There's much more to do: make a splash at Waterbom Bali, admire the masterpieces at Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak, view the masterpieces at Saya Gallery, and get some fabulous bargains at Dashin 4 Fashion.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Seminyak driving holiday site.

You can fly from Singapore to Seminyak in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of ferry, train, and taxi. In January in Seminyak, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Denpasar, Jimbaran, Kuta, Scuba & Snorkeling, Nusa Dua Beach
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 26:
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Samasta Lifestyle Village ©
Samasta Lifestyle Village
Scuba & Snorkeling
Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur

5
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Do your shopping at Five Art Studio and Wayan Gama Painter Group and School. Step out of the city life by going to Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary and Shark Diving. Explore Ubud's surroundings by going to USS Liberty Shipwreck (in Tulamben), Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Singaraja) and Kintamani Highland (in Kintamani). There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the world behind art at Gallery Ada Garuda, look for gifts at Threads of Life, and kick back and relax at White Sand Beach Yoga.

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Getting from Seminyak to Ubud by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. January in Ubud sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Arusha.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Tegalalang, White Sand Beach Yoga, USS Liberty Shipwreck, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Shark Diving
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 31:
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Shark Diving
USS Liberty Shipwreck ©
USS Liberty Shipwreck

2
nights
Arusha, Tanzania

Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Shop till you drop at Masai Central Market and House of Gems. Take a break from the city and head to Climbing Tours and Kayaking & Canoeing. It doesn't end there: get into the urban bustle at Cultural Arts Centre and buy something for everyone on your list at AIM Mall.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Arusha trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Ubud to Arusha in 23 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Ubud to Arusha. Traveling from Ubud in February, expect Arusha to be a bit cooler, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Outdoors Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Masai Central Market
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 3:
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Climbing Tours
Masai Central Market ©
Masai Central Market

1
night
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

Tarangire National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Tarangire National Park.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tarangire National Park trip website.

Drive from Arusha to Tarangire National Park in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in February, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 3 — 4:
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

4
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.
Head to Jack Friedman Eastgate and Menlyn Park Shopping Centrefor plenty of shopping. Get in touch with nature at Safaris and Ukutula Conservation Center. Get out of town with these interesting Johannesburg side-trips: Springs Mall (in Springs) and Pretoria (Pretoria Farmers Market & Woodlands Boulevard). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, browse the different shops at 24 Boxes, find something for the whole family at Gold Reef City, and steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Johannesburg trip builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tarangire National Park to Johannesburg. The time zone difference when traveling from Tarangire National Park to Johannesburg is minus 1 hour. In February, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Knysna.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Shopping Wildlife Casinos

Side Trips

Pretoria, Springs Mall, Ukutula Conservation Center, Jack Friedman Eastgate, 24 Boxes
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 9:
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Safaris
Ukutula Conservation Center ©
Ukutula Conservation Center
Maboneng Precinct ©
Maboneng Precinct

4
nights
Knysna, South Africa

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.
Get outdoors at The Dolphin Trail and Waterfall Trail. Head to Tiny Shop and Jandreart Studiofor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Knysna: Plettenberg Bay (Robberg Nature Reserve & Robberg 5 Beach), The Crags (Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary & Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre) and Otter Trail (in Tsitsikamma National Park). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cola Beach and stroll through Knysna Elephant Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Knysna holiday planning app.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Knysna takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. When traveling from Johannesburg in February, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Knysna: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Knysna

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Plettenberg Bay, Tsitsikamma National Park, Tiny Shop
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 13:
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Robberg Nature Reserve ©
Robberg Nature Reserve
The Dolphin Trail ©
The Dolphin Trail
Waterfall Trail ©
Waterfall Trail

7
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Get in touch with nature at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Platteklip Gorge. Do your shopping at Greenmarket Square and Prins & Prins. Step out of Cape Town to go to Robertson and see Marbrin Olive Growers, which is approximately 1h 55 min away. There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, stop by Abseil Africa, and enjoy the sand and surf at Llandudno Beach.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cape Town trip builder.

You can fly from Knysna to Cape Town in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Gramado.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Marbrin Olive Growers
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Platteklip Gorge ©
Platteklip Gorge

3
nights
Gramado, Brazil

Gramado ©
Surrounded by impressive mountain scenery in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, the small city of Gramado charms visitors with its alpine European-style architecture and blossoming flowers.
For shopping fun, head to Apiario Cambara or Edelweiss Atelier. Step out of the city life by going to Lago Negro and Parque Estadual do Caracol. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gramado: Flores Da Cunha (Vinicola Salvattore, Vinicola Luiz Argenta, &more), Ceramics Studio by Anelise Bredow (in Morro Reuter) and Bento Goncalves (Vinicola Cainelli, Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia, &more). There's lots more to do: walk around Mini Mundo, learn about winemaking at Casa Seganfredo, and get in on the family fun at Snowland.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gramado vacation maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cape Town to Gramado. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Cape Town to Gramado. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Curitiba.

Things to do in Gramado

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Flores Da Cunha, Bento Goncalves, Morro Reuter, Parque Estadual do Caracol, Apiario Cambara
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 24:
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Casa Seganfredo ©
Casa Seganfredo
Lago Negro ©
Lago Negro
Parque Estadual do Caracol ©
Parque Estadual do Caracol

3
nights
Curitiba, Brazil

Curitiba ©
The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
Shop till you drop at Patio Batel and SOMA Galeria. Get in touch with nature at Fortaleza da Ilha do Mel and Mananciais da Serra. Go for a jaunt from Curitiba to Quatro Barras to see Familia Fardo Vinicola about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico de Curitiba, browse the different shops at Park Shopping Barigui, browse the eclectic array of goods at Arts and Handcrafts Street Market, and look for gifts at Mercado Municipal de Curitiba.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Curitiba sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Gramado to Curitiba takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Curitiba can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Curitiba

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mananciais da Serra, Fortaleza da Ilha do Mel, Familia Fardo Vinicola
Find places to stay Feb 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Familia Fardo Vinicola ©
Familia Fardo Vinicola
Mercado Municipal de Curitiba ©
Mercado Municipal de Curitiba
Patio Batel ©
Patio Batel

6
nights
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Visit Iporanga e das Conchas Beach and Praia de Sao Pedro for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Juquehy Beach and Itaguare. Get out of town with these interesting Sao Paulo side-trips: Bertioga (SESC Bertioga & Guaratuba Beach), São Caetano Park Mall (in Sao Caetano do Sul) and Jureia Beach (in Sao Sebastiao). Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with Paulista Avenue, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tombo Beach, engage your brain at Galeria de Arte Digital do Sesi-SP, and take a stroll around SESC Pinheiros.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sao Paulo online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Curitiba to Sao Paulo in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. February in Sao Paulo sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bertioga, Guaruja, Sao Sebastiao, Feira de Arte e Artesanato, São Caetano Park Mall
Find places to stay Feb 27 — Mar 4:
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Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Iporanga e das Conchas Beach ©
Iporanga e das Conchas Beach
Juquehy Beach ©
Juquehy Beach

5
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Do your shopping at Shopping Leblon and Centro Cultural Carioca. You'll get in some beach time at Copacabana Beach and Praia de Ipanema. Take a break from Rio de Janeiro with a short trip to TopShopping in Nova Iguacu, about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Pedra do Arpoador, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Tijuca, stroll through Mirante da Prainha, and admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro sightseeing planning tool.

Getting from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sao Paulo in March, things will get a bit warmer in Rio de Janeiro: highs are around 36°C and lows about 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

TopShopping
Find places to stay Mar 4 — 9:
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Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Pedra do Arpoador ©
Pedra do Arpoador

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