3 days in Eastern Cape Itinerary

3 days in Eastern Cape Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Eastern Cape trip planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Port Elizabeth
Drive
2
Storms River
— 1 night
Drive
3
Witelsbos
— 1 night
Drive to George Airport, Fly to Cape Town

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Port Elizabeth

Windy City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): sample the tasty concoctions at Dockside Brewery and then try to win big at The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Port Elizabeth online trip maker.

Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Port Elizabeth can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Storms River.

Things to do in Port Elizabeth

Casinos · Fun & Games · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your trip

Storms River

— 1 night
Located on the famous Garden Route along the Indian Ocean coast, Storms River serves as a gateway to the nearby national park, drawing adventurous souls and ecotourists.
On the 30th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree, then take in the views from Suspension Bridge, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Otter Trail.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Storms River trip planner.

You can drive from Port Elizabeth to Storms River in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. November in Storms River sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Witelsbos.

Things to do in Storms River

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

Witelsbos

— 1 night
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures. On the 1st (Sun), catch all the local highlights with Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures and then hike along Cadeau Hiking Trails.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Witelsbos route planning app.

Witelsbos is just a stone's throw from Storms River. In November in Witelsbos, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Witelsbos

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Eastern Cape travel guide

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Nature & Parks · Parks · Zipline
Serving as landing site and home of settlers in the 1820s, Eastern Cape also remains the traditional home of the Xhosa people. The diverse landscape provides a dizzying array of vacation ideas in the Eastern Cape: see arid deserts in the interior, or the lush, humid land to the east--home to elephants, buffalo, and the endangered black rhino. Add cultural components to your Eastern Cape itinerary with numerous monuments, museums, and galleries that tell the story of the country's numerous ethnicities.

Tsitsikamma National Park travel guide

4.1
Zipline · Stand-Up Paddleboarding · Bridges
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. The park is home to numerous mammals, reptiles, and vast amounts of different bird species, including the very rare tauraco and sunbird. Meanwhile, numerous amenities, including restaurants, chalets, shops, campsites, and adventure tour operators ensure a comfortable and versatile trip to Tsitsikamma National Park.