60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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60 days in Africa Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly + taxi:  9​h
1
Marsa Alam, Egypt
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  8​h 15​min
2
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
3
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 5 nights
ferry:  30​min
4
La Digue Island, Seychelles
— 6 nights
+2
ferry + Drive + Fly:  7​h
5
Flic En Flac, Mauritius
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Mont Choisy, Mauritius
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
7
Nungwi, Tanzania
— 2 nights
+3
taxi + Fly + taxi + bus:  12​h 45​min
8
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h
9
Cape Town, South Africa
— 8 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
10
Boa Vista, Cape Verde
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
11
Marrakech, Morocco
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London, United Kingdom

4
nights
Marsa Alam, Egypt

Marsa Alam ©
The opening of an international airport and subsequent development of hotels and resorts boosted tourism in Marsa Alam, a town on Egypt's Red Sea coast known for its world-class diving spots.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sharm El Luli and Abu Dabbab Beach. Spend the 4th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Marsa Mubarak.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Marsa Alam online vacation builder .

London, UK to Marsa Alam is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from London in November: high temperatures in Marsa Alam hover around 31°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sharm El Luli ©
Sharm El Luli
Marsa Mubarak ©
Marsa Mubarak
Abu Dabbab Beach ©
Abu Dabbab Beach

5
nights
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Sharm El Sheikh ©
An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
Step off the beaten path and head to Shark's Bay Beach and Ras Um Sid. Venture out of the city with trips to Dahab (Blue Hole & Coral Reefs). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Coptic Orthodox Church, tour the depths of the sea with a submarine tour, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and ponder the design of Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sharm El Sheikh itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Marsa Alam to Sharm El Sheikh takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Dahab
Highlights from your plan
Shark's Bay Beach ©
Shark's Bay Beach
Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid
Blue Hole ©
Blue Hole

5
nights
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Anse Georgette and Curieuse Island. Relax by the water at Cote d’Or Beach and Anse La Farine. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Anse Bois de Rose Beach, admire the verdant scenery at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse La Blague.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Praslin Island online day trip planner .

You can fly from Sharm El Sheikh to Praslin Island in 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Sharm El Sheikh to Praslin Island due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in November, things will get a bit warmer in Praslin Island: highs are around 36°C and lows about 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to La Digue Island.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette
Cote d’Or Beach ©
Cote d’Or Beach
Anse Lazio ©
Anse Lazio

6
nights
La Digue Island, Seychelles

La Digue Island ©
La Digue Island remains a relatively unknown vacation destination, offering very few tourist facilities and an exotic though largely undeveloped coastline.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Grand Anse and Petite Anse. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Anse Coco Beach and Anse Severe. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Patates Beach and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiagge di Anse Marron.

Start your trip to La Digue Island by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

La Digue Island is just a stone's throw from Praslin Island. In November, daily temperatures in La Digue Island can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Flic En Flac.

Things to do in La Digue Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Petite Anse ©
Petite Anse
Grand Anse ©
Grand Anse
Anse Coco Beach ©
Anse Coco Beach

7
nights
Flic En Flac, Mauritius

Flic En Flac ©
An unusual commodity in the lesser-touristed western part of Mauritius, the developed seaside village Flic En Flac boasts a vast white sandy beach that generates a large amount of tourism.
Step off the beaten path and head to Flic en Flac Beach and Le Morne Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Le Morne Brabant (in Le Morne), La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles) and Chamarel (Seven Colored Earths, Ebony Forest Reserve, & more). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Gris Gris Beach, stop by A Pinch of Salt, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and stroll through Black River Gorges National Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Flic En Flac road trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from La Digue Island to Flic En Flac takes 7 hours. Traveling from La Digue Island in November, expect Flic En Flac to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mont Choisy.

Things to do in Flic En Flac

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Mauritius, Port Louis, Chamarel, Gris Gris Beach, Le Morne Brabant
Highlights from your plan
Flic en Flac Beach ©
Flic en Flac Beach
Gris Gris Beach ©
Gris Gris Beach
Le Morne Beach ©
Le Morne Beach

4
nights
Mont Choisy, Mauritius

Mont Choisy ©
Gently sloping sand meets the clear ocean along the coastline of the sleepy town of Mont Choisy.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mont Choisy Beach and Food Tours. You'll get in some beach time at Plage de Trou aux Biches and Ile aux Cerfs. There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, take an in-depth tour of L'Aventure du Sucre, and examine the collection at Chateau De Labourdonnais.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Mont Choisy itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Flic En Flac to Mont Choisy takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Nungwi.

Things to do in Mont Choisy

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Trou aux Biches, Pamplemousses, Food Tours, Ile aux Cerfs, Chateau De Labourdonnais
Highlights from your plan
Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach
Plage de Trou aux Biches ©
Plage de Trou aux Biches
Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs

2
nights
Nungwi, Tanzania

Nungwi ©
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nungwi Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kendwa Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Nungwi day trip planning website .

Explore your travel options from Mont Choisy to Nungwi with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mont Choisy to Nungwi. December in Nungwi sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Plettenberg Bay.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kendwa Beach
Highlights from your plan
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

Plettenberg Bay ©
As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
Relax by the water at Wilderness Beach and Brenton on Sea. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Robberg Nature Reserve and Buffalo Bay. Change things up with these side-trips from Plettenberg Bay: Knysna (Knysna Heads, Holy Trinity Church, & more). There's more to do: stroll through Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre and don't miss a visit to Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Plettenberg Bay trip simple and quick.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Nungwi to Plettenberg Bay in 13 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nungwi to Plettenberg Bay due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Nungwi in December; daily highs in Plettenberg Bay reach 28°C and lows reach 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Knysna, Wilderness Beach, Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree
Highlights from your plan
Robberg Nature Reserve ©
Robberg Nature Reserve
Wilderness Beach ©
Wilderness Beach
Brenton on Sea ©
Brenton on Sea

8
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Camp's Bay Beach and Chapman's Peak Drive. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Grotto Beach. Take a break from Cape Town with a short trip to First South African Perfume Museum in Franschhoek, about 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront activity at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fish Hoek Beach, and kick back and relax at Llandudno Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cape Town tour planner.

You can fly from Plettenberg Bay to Cape Town in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Boa Vista.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

First South African Perfume Museum, Grotto Beach, Chapman's Peak Drive
Highlights from your plan
Camp's Bay Beach ©
Camp's Bay Beach
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Grotto Beach ©
Grotto Beach

2
nights
Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Boa Vista ©
Sprinkled with sand dunes and pristine, sweeping beaches where turtles nest, the island of Boa Vista has been attracting more and more visitors looking to explore its remote trails and picturesque shore.
On the 22nd (Sun), have some family-friendly fun at Boa Vista Karting, kick back and relax at Praia de Chaves, and then explore the fascinating landscape at Deserto de Viana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Spiaggia Di Curralinho and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Santa Mónica.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Boa Vista trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Cape Town to Boa Vista by flight takes about 22.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Cape Town to Boa Vista is minus 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Boa Vista when traveling from Cape Town in December, with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Boa Vista

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Praia de Santa Mónica ©
Praia de Santa Mónica
Praia de Chaves ©
Praia de Chaves
Deserto de Viana ©
Deserto de Viana

6
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Boucharouite Museum. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, contemplate the long history of Medina of Marrakesh, admire the landmark architecture of Medersa Ben Youssef, and see the interesting displays at Musee Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip site .

Traveling by flight from Boa Vista to Marrakech takes 17.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Cape Verde Time to Western European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Boa Vista in December: highs in Marrakech hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Walking tours
Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa

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