23 days in Africa & Asia Itinerary

23 days in Africa & Asia Itinerary

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23 days in Africa & Asia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai, India
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Nairobi, Kenya
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h
3
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  24​h
5
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
6
Sun City, South Africa
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
8
Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
9
Victoria, Seychelles
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h 30​min
10
La Digue Island, Seychelles
— 1 night
ferry:  30​min
11
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h 30​min
12
Mumbai, India
— 2 nights
End: Mumbai, India

1
night
Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi ©
You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and then explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nairobi trip maker site .

Mumbai, India to Nairobi is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Nairobi is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Mumbai in December, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Nairobi: temperatures range from 76°F by day to 61°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mount Kenya National Park.

Things to do in Nairobi

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

3
nights
Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya

Mount Kenya National Park ©
Escape the urban bustle at Mount Kenya and Safaris. Venture out of the city with trips to Bongo Asili Cultural travels ltd (in Nyeri) and Lewa Wildlife Conservancy (in Isiolo).

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Mount Kenya National Park trip builder tool .

You can fly from Nairobi to Mount Kenya National Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Nairobi in December, Mount Kenya National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 56°F. On the 28th (Sat), you'll travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Mount Kenya National Park

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, Safaris
Highlights from your plan
Lewa Wildlife Conservancy ©
Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
Safaris
Mount Kenya ©
Mount Kenya

3
nights
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Serengeti National Park ©
Few adventures in the world invoke such vivid natural imagery as a trip to Serengeti National Park, a World Heritage Site known for its diverse animal life and memorable scenery.
Step out of the city life by going to Seronera and Off-Road Tours. There's still lots to do: stroll through Retima Hippo Pool and explore the activities along Grumeti River.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Serengeti National Park trip itinerary tool .

Explore your travel options from Mount Kenya National Park to Serengeti National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Mount Kenya National Park in December, expect Serengeti National Park to be little chillier, temps between 68°F and 49°F. On the 31st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool
Seronera ©
Seronera
Off-Road Tours

1
day
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

Ngorongoro Conservation Area ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater

1
night
Kruger National Park, South Africa

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Kruger National Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kruger National Park trip itinerary maker website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Kruger National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Kruger National Park is minus 1 hour. January in Kruger National Park sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sun City.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park

2
nights
Sun City, South Africa

Sun City ©
Sun City is a luxury resort and casino, situated in the North West Province of South Africa. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Pilanesberg National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: make a splash at Valley of Waves.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sun City route builder app .

Getting from Kruger National Park to Sun City by combination of taxi and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In January, daily temperatures in Sun City can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Plettenberg Bay.

Things to do in Sun City

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Pilanesberg National Park ©
Pilanesberg National Park
Valley of Waves ©
Valley of Waves

1
night
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

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.
On the 5th (Sun), stroll through Birds of Eden, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Robberg Nature Reserve.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Plettenberg Bay day trip planning site .

Getting from Sun City to Plettenberg Bay by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. When traveling from Sun City in January, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Plettenberg Bay: temperatures range from 76°F by day to 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Birds of Eden ©
Birds of Eden
Robberg Nature Reserve ©
Robberg Nature Reserve
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre ©
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre

4
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Fish Hoek Beach. Get in touch with nature at Cape Point and Twelve Apostles. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Platteklip Gorge, admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, explore and take pictures at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and steep yourself in history at Robben Island Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cape Town day trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Plettenberg Bay to Cape Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Cape Town are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Victoria.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Platteklip Gorge ©
Platteklip Gorge

1
night
Victoria, Seychelles

Victoria ©
Victoria is the capital city of Seychelles and is situated on the north-eastern side of Mahé island, the archipelago's main island. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): kick back and relax at Beau Vallon Beach, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then make a trip to Victoria Market, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Victoria sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Victoria takes 9 hours. Traveling from Cape Town to Victoria, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Victoria when traveling from Cape Town in January, with lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to La Digue Island.

Things to do in Victoria

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Beau Vallon Beach
Highlights from your plan
Beau Vallon Beach ©
Beau Vallon Beach

1
night
La Digue Island, Seychelles

La Digue Island ©
La Digue Island remains a relatively unknown vacation destination, offering very few tourist facilities and an exotic though largely undeveloped coastline.
On the 11th (Sat), kick back and relax at Grand Anse, kick back and relax at Anse Source D'Argent, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse La Reunion Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our La Digue Island sightseeing website .

You can ride a ferry from Victoria to La Digue Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in January, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Praslin Island.

Things to do in La Digue Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Anse Source D'Argent ©
Anse Source D'Argent
Grand Anse ©
Grand Anse
Anse La Reunion Beach ©
Anse La Reunion Beach

1
night
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): trek along Le Glacis Noir and then take a peaceful walk through Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Praslin Island road trip planning app .

Praslin Island is very close to La Digue Island. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in January, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve ©
Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve
Le Glacis Noir ©
Le Glacis Noir

2
nights
Mumbai, India

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 13th (Mon), cruise along Marine Drive, then stroll through Chowpatty Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Aarey Colony. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Mumbai trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Praslin Island to Mumbai takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone changes from Seychelles Time (SCT) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Praslin Island in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Mumbai, with lows of 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Chowpatty Beach ©
Chowpatty Beach
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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