60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Marrakech, Morocco
— 5 nights
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 5 nights
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Cape Town, South Africa
— 7 nights
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Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 6 nights
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Johannesburg, South Africa
— 5 nights
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Saint-Leu, Reunion Island
— 6 nights
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Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 5 nights
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Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 4 nights
Fly to Nairobi, Drive to Maasai Mara National Reserve
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Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 5 nights
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Cairo, Egypt
— 6 nights
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Luxor, Egypt
— 4 nights
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Marrakech, Morocco

— 5 nights

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.
Spend the 4th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koutoubia Mosque, hunt for treasures at Jemaa el-Fna, and admire the striking features of Saadian Tombs.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip planner.

Casablanca to Marrakech is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Marrakech when traveling from Casablanca in November, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to fly to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Marrakech

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

— 5 nights
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Spend the 11th (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Victoria Falls tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Marrakech to Victoria Falls in 23 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Marrakech to Victoria Falls is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Marrakech in November, with highs in Victoria Falls at 38°C and lows at 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Cape Town.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Shopping

Cape Town, South Africa

— 7 nights

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Cape Point, take a leisurely stroll along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, hike along Platteklip Gorge, and step off the mainland to explore Robben Island Museum.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Cape Town driving holiday tool.

Getting from Victoria Falls to Cape Town by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Victoria Falls in November, things will get a bit cooler in Cape Town: highs are around 28°C and lows about 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Kruger National Park, South Africa

— 6 nights
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.
When in Kruger National Park, make a side trip to see Kumbaya Home Decor in Hoedspruit, approximately Hoedspruit away. Spend the 21st (Sun) exploring nature at Kruger National Park. Spend the 20th (Sat) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sweni Wilderness Trail, trek along Nyalaland Wilderness Trail, steep yourself in history at Masorini Archaeological Site, and relax and rejuvenate at AM Spa Kruger.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kruger National Park trip planner.

Fly from Cape Town to Kruger National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can fly to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

Johannesburg, South Africa

— 5 nights

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.
Pack the 26th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Gold Reef City. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, contemplate the long history of Mandela House, try your luck at Montecasino, and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Johannesburg journey planning site.

You can fly from Kruger National Park to Johannesburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Johannesburg can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums · Fun & Games · Casinos · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Saint-Leu, Reunion Island

— 6 nights
Saint-Leu is a commune in the French overseas department of RĂ©union. Venture out of the city with trips to Trois Roches (in Mafate), Saint-Paul (Maido & Fly 974 Tandem) and Plage de Grande Anse (in Petite-Ile). There's still lots to do: get impressive views of Piton de Fournaise, kick back and relax at Plage de l'Ermitage, take in the awesome beauty at Piton des Neiges, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Grand Bassin.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Saint-Leu road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Saint-Leu takes 7 hours. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to RĂ©union Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Saint-Leu, with lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Grand Baie, Mauritius

— 5 nights
Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
Explore Grand Baie's surroundings by going to Belle Mare Beach (in Belle Mare) and Port Louis (Blue Penny Museum & The Crown Lodge Mauritius). Spend the 7th (Tue) exploring nature at Black River Gorges National Park. There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with La Mouette Martial, take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, admire the masterpieces at Patrick Mavros Atelier, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Baie day trip planning website.

Fly from Saint-Leu to Grand Baie in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Praslin Island, Seychelles

— 4 nights
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Praslin Island is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Curieuse Island, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Anse Lazio, and kick back and relax at Anse Volbert.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Praslin Island trip planner.

You can fly from Grand Baie to Praslin Island in 7.5 hours. In December in Praslin Island, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

— 5 nights
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 16th (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. Spend the 17th (Fri) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Ol Kinyei Conservancy and tour the pleasant surroundings at Olypunyata Swamp.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Maasai Mara National Reserve trip simple and quick.

Do a combination of flight and car from Praslin Island to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 15 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Praslin Island to Maasai Mara National Reserve due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Praslin Island in December: highs in Maasai Mara National Reserve hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Cairo.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Cairo, Egypt

— 6 nights

City of a Thousand Minarets

More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Explore Cairo's surroundings by going to Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). On the 21st (Tue), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and wander the streets of Islamic Cairo.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Cairo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Cairo takes 15.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Cairo due to the time zone difference. In December in Cairo, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

Side Trip

Luxor, Egypt

— 4 nights
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Luxor is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Temple of Karnak, get your bearings at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu, and get engrossed in the history at Luxor Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Luxor travel website.

Traveling by flight from Cairo to Luxor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cairo in December: highs in Luxor hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping