15 days in South Africa Itinerary

15 days in South Africa Itinerary

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15 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Johannesburg
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
2
Kruger National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Hazyview
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Cape Town
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
On the 28th (Sun), browse the different shops at Jack Friedman Eastgate. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then contemplate the long history of Constitution Hill.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Johannesburg journey planning app .

Singapore, Singapore to Johannesburg is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to South Africa Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in June: high temperatures in Johannesburg hover around 22°C and lows are around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Fun & Games Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Montecasino, Jack Friedman Eastgate
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Montecasino ©
Montecasino
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill ©
Constitution Hill

4
nights
Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park ©
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.
Step out of Kruger National Park to go to Hoedspruit and see iNyoka Art Gallery, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. Spend the 1st (Wed) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bushmans Trail, explore the ancient world of Masorini Archaeological Site, get outside with Wild Frontier Adventures, and trek along Sweni Wilderness Trail.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kruger National Park trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Johannesburg in June; daily highs in Kruger National Park reach 26°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hazyview.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

iNyoka Art Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Sweni Wilderness Trail ©
Sweni Wilderness Trail
Bushmans Trail ©
Bushmans Trail

3
nights
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.
When in Hazyview, make a side trip to see Kruger National Park in Nelspruit, approximately 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Whispers, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Elephant Sanctuary Hazyview, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

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Traveling by car from Kruger National Park to Hazyview takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daytime highs in Hazyview are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Hazyview

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Elephant Whispers ©
Elephant Whispers
Zipline

3
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
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, parks, beaches, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Cape of Good Hope, go for a stroll along the water at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach, and see the interesting displays at District Six Museum.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cape Town day trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Hazyview to Cape Town takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Hazyview in July, you will find days in Cape Town are slightly colder (20°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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