30 days in Africa Itinerary

30 days in Africa Itinerary

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Chefchaouen, Morocco
— 1 night
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 5 nights
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Cape Town, South Africa
— 5 nights
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Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 4 nights
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Johannesburg, South Africa
— 4 nights
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Luxor, Egypt
— 4 nights
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Giza, Egypt
— 4 nights
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Tunis, Tunisia
— 2 nights

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Chefchaouen, Morocco

Chefchaouen ©
Tourism in Chefchaouen, a picturesque town in the Rif mountain range, has been thriving for decades due to its scenic surroundings and buildings painted in a striking blue hue.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Chefchaouen road trip planner.

Rome, Italy to Chefchaouen is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina

5
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©

Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Visit Menara Gardens and Pavilion and Medersa Ben Youssef for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palacio da Bahia and Medina of Marrakesh. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and examine the collection at Le Musee Berbere.

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

Getting from Chefchaouen to Marrakech by combination of car and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daytime highs in Marrakech are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Marrakech

Highlights from your plan
Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque
Saadian Tombs ©
Saadian Tombs

5
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Robben Island Museum and Groot Constantia. There's much more to do: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, stop by Abseil Africa, go for a stroll along the water at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and examine the collection at District Six Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape Town road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Cape Town takes 22 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to South Africa Standard Time is 2 hours. November in Cape Town sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Cape Town

Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Maclear's Beacon ©
Maclear's Beacon
Groot Constantia ©
Groot Constantia

4
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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.
Spend the 13th (Fri) exploring nature at Kruger National Park. Spend the 14th (Sat) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Masorini Archaeological Site, stroll through Wolhuter Wilderness Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Nkumbe View Site.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kruger National Park vacation maker.

Getting from Cape Town to Kruger National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in November: highs in Kruger National Park hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 15°C. You'll set off for Johannesburg on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Masorini Archaeological Site ©
Masorini Archaeological Site

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Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg ©

City of Light

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Apartheid Museum and Mandela House. Popular historic sites such as Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct and Nelson Mandela Foundation are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at South African National Museum of Military History, take a stroll through Maboneng Precinct, take in the exciting artwork at I was shot in Joburg, and try to win big at Montecasino.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Johannesburg travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Kruger National Park to Johannesburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Johannesburg are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct
Mandela House ©
Mandela House

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Luxor, Egypt

Luxor
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Get a sense of the local culture at Temple of Karnak and Dendera Temple Complex. Your inner history buff will appreciate Valley of the Kings and Medinet Habu. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Tomb of Ramses VI, appreciate the history behind Luxor Temple, don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and look for gifts at Gaddis & Co..

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Luxor road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Luxor takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November in Luxor, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Giza.

Things to do in Luxor

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Dendera Temple Complex
Dendera Temple Complex
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings

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Giza, Egypt

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pyramids of Giza and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids. Visit Great Sphinx and Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of Muhammad Ali, contemplate the long history of Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan, and walk around Al-Azhar Park.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Giza driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Luxor to Giza takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Luxor in November, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Giza: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tunis.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

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Tunis, Tunisia

Tunis ©
The Mediterranean port city of Tunis, Tunisia's bustling capital, boasts a vibrant mix of cultures and architectural styles, enchanting visitors with its historical attractions, picturesque beaches, and laidback vibe.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Place du 14 Janvier, admire the landmark architecture of Marche central de Tunis, Fondouk El Ghala, then examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Zitouna Mosque, and finally see the interesting displays at Dar Bach Hamba. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy breathtaking views from The doors of the medina, steep yourself in history at Saint Louis Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra, then explore the different monuments and memorials at North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, and finally view the masterpieces at Roumouz.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tunis trip planning tool.

Getting from Giza to Tunis by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. In November, Tunis is little chillier than Giza - with highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Zitouna Mosque ©
Zitouna Mosque
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial ©

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