3 days in Northern Cape Itinerary

3 days in Northern Cape Itinerary

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3 days in Northern Cape Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Kimberley
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Augrabies Falls National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

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Kimberley

Kimberley ©
As the heart of the Northern Cape's "Diamond Fields"--the region where the glittering jewels were discovered in the 1870s--Kimberley has evolved from a simple mining encampment to a thriving city rich in history and heritage.
You've now added Mokala National Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at The Big Hole and then try your luck at Flamingo Casino. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mokala National Park.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kimberley day trip planning tool .

Johannesburg to Kimberley is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Johannesburg in December: highs in Kimberley hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Augrabies Falls National Park.

Things to do in Kimberley

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Mokala National Park ©
Mokala National Park
Flamingo Casino ©
Flamingo Casino
The Big Hole ©
The Big Hole

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Augrabies Falls National Park

Augrabies Falls National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Augrabies Falls National Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Augrabies Falls National Park journey planner .

You can drive from Kimberley to Augrabies Falls National Park in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Augrabies Falls National Park

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Augrabies Falls National Park ©
Augrabies Falls National Park

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