5 days in Cape Town & Stellenbosch Itinerary

5 days in Cape Town & Stellenbosch Itinerary

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5 days in Cape Town & Stellenbosch Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
1
Cape Town
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
2
Stellenbosch
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
End: Cape Town

2
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): learn about winemaking at Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate and then take some stellar pictures from Cape Point. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at District Six Museum, explore and take pictures at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cape Town trip itinerary planning tool .

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airport is Cape Town International Airport. In December, daytime highs in Cape Town are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Stellenbosch.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Chapman's Peak Drive
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

2
nights
Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch ©
Straddling the banks of the Eerste River, the university town of Stellenbosch enjoys international fame for its renowned wine estates and gourmet restaurants.
On the 3rd (Tue), stroll through Eagle Encounters, Stellenbosch, South Africa. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Boschendal Wine Estate and then cruise along Franschhoek Pass.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Stellenbosch online attractions planner .

You can take a bus from Cape Town to Stellenbosch in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December in Stellenbosch, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Stellenbosch

Historic Sites Wineries Outdoors

Side Trip

Franschhoek
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Boschendal Wine Estate ©
Boschendal Wine Estate
Franschhoek Motor Museum ©
Franschhoek Motor Museum
Franschhoek Pass ©
Franschhoek Pass

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