5 days in Western Cape & Pretoria Itinerary

5 days in Western Cape & Pretoria Itinerary

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5 days in Western Cape & Pretoria Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
1
Cape Town
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Pretoria
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Robben Island Museum and Maclear's Beacon. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, take a stroll through Bo-kaap, learn about winemaking at Groot Constantia, and examine the collection at District Six Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Cape Town travel planning app .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Cape Town. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Pretoria.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Robben Island Museum ©
Robben Island Museum
Groot Constantia ©
Groot Constantia

2
nights
Pretoria

Pretoria ©
A hub of research and education, Pretoria remains a quiet city filled with significant historic buildings and fascinating museums.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): learn about all things military at South African National Museum of Military History and then contemplate the long history of Union Buildings. Here are some ideas for day two: get a sense of history and politics at Constitution Hill, examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, and then explore the galleries of I was shot in Joburg.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Pretoria itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Pretoria takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Cape Town in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Pretoria, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pretoria

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Johannesburg
Highlights from your plan
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill ©
Constitution Hill

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