60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Marrakech, Morocco
— 5 nights
2
Essaouira, Morocco
— 4 nights
3
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 6 nights
4
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 6 nights
5
Cape Town, South Africa
— 7 nights
6
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 5 nights
7
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 2 nights
8
Nungwi, Tanzania
— 2 nights
9
La Digue Island, Seychelles
— 3 nights
10
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 5 nights
11
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 3 nights
12
Hurghada, Egypt
— 5 nights
13
Marsa Alam, Egypt
— 6 nights

5
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

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.
Shop till you drop at Jemaa el-Fna and Amazonite. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ensemble Artisanal and The Orientalist Museum of Marrakech. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Marrakech trip planner.

Manchester, UK to Marrakech is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in July: highs in Marrakech hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Musee Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech ©
Musee Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech

4
nights
Essaouira, Morocco

The laidback town of Essaouira, known for its forceful trade winds, attracts Moroccan and foreign tourists alike with its sweeping beaches and atmospheric, labyrinthine medina, a World Heritage Site.
Let the collections at Galerie la Kasbah and Galerie l'Arbre bleu capture your imagination. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Horseback Riding Tours. The adventure continues: see Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, see Off-Road Tours, and wander the streets of Medina of Essaouira.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Essaouira online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Marrakech to Essaouira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Marrakech in August, expect Essaouira to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Kayaking & Canoeing

6
nights
Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg ©
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Apartheid Museum and South African National Museum of Military History. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Kim Sacks Gallery and Standard Bank Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Johannesburg: Ukutula Conservation Center (in Brits) and University of Pretoria Museums (in Pretoria). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, explore the galleries of Everard Read Gallery, explore and take pictures at Nelson Mandela Foundation, and see the interesting displays at SAB World of Beer.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Johannesburg journey tool.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Essaouira to Johannesburg takes 18.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Essaouira to Johannesburg. When traveling from Essaouira in August, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Johannesburg: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ukutula Conservation Center, Art Eye Gallery, University of Pretoria Museums, Jack Friedman Eastgate
Highlights from your plan
Ukutula Conservation Center ©
Ukutula Conservation Center
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct

6
nights
Kruger National Park, South Africa

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Kruger National Park and Olifants Wilderness Trail. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Masorini Archaeological Site and Tshokwane Picnic Site. Spend the 17th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Idube Game Reserve, trek along Lonely Bull Trail, and get great views at Nkumbe View Site.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kruger National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kruger National Park when traveling from Johannesburg in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Idube Game Reserve ©
Idube Game Reserve

7
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Camp's Bay Beach and Franschhoek Motor Museum. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Baraka Gifts and Decor and Martin Osner Fine Art Photography Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cape Town: Dyman Gallery (in Stellenbosch), Shark Diving (in Gansbaai) and Franschhoek (Senechal-Senekal Art Gallery & First South African Perfume Museum). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, hunt for treasures at Greenmarket Square, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Platteklip Gorge.

Planning Cape Town trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Kruger National Park to Cape Town in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Kruger National Park in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cape Town: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Cape Town

Wildlife Museums Parks

Side Trips

Franschhoek, Dyman Gallery, Shark Diving
Highlights from your plan
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Camp's Bay Beach ©
Camp's Bay Beach
Shark Diving

5
nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls ©
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park and Walking tours. Do your shopping at Cultural Vibes Music Shop and Elephant's Walk Shopping and Artist's Village. There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, meet the residents at Victoria Falls Snake Park, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and browse the exhibits of Prime Art Gallery.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Victoria Falls online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Victoria Falls takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cape Town in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Victoria Falls, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Zipline
Safaris

2
nights
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

Ngorongoro Conservation Area ©
You can discover Tanzania's varied plant and animal life on a tour of Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a World Heritage Site known for its massive volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then contemplate the long history of Olduvai Gorge.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip maker app.

Do a combination of flight and car from Victoria Falls to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Central Africa Time to East Africa Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Nungwi.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

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.
On the 4th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then stroll through Nungwi Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Nungwi online trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Nungwi in 7 hours. September in Nungwi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to La Digue Island.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Anse Source D'Argent and Anse Grosse Roche Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Anse and Anse Coco Beach. There's more to do: kick back and relax at Anse Severe and tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiagge di Anse Marron.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the La Digue Island journey planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Nungwi to La Digue Island. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nungwi to La Digue Island. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Nungwi in September since evenings lows in La Digue Island dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Praslin Island.

Things to do in La Digue Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Anse Source D'Argent ©
Anse Source D'Argent
Grand Anse ©
Grand Anse
Anse Coco Beach ©
Anse Coco Beach

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Anse Georgette and Petite Anse Kerlan. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Anse Lazio and Boat Tours & Water Sports. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, kick back and relax at Anse Volbert, get outside with Anse Boudin, and step off the mainland to explore Curieuse Island.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Praslin Island attractions planner.

Traveling by ferry from La Digue Island to Praslin Island takes 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Praslin Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette
Curieuse Island ©
Curieuse Island
Petite Anse Kerlan ©
Petite Anse Kerlan

3
nights
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

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 Scuba & Snorkeling and Secret Of Egypt. Escape the urban bustle at Safaris and Shark's Bay Beach. Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Sharm El Sheikh driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Praslin Island to Sharm El Sheikh in 15.5 hours. The time zone changes from Seychelles Time (SCT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Praslin Island in September: highs in Sharm El Sheikh hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hurghada.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
nights
Hurghada, Egypt

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Giftun Islands. Take a break from the city and head to Safaris and Horseback Riding Tours. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Mahmya Island, see Off-Road Tours, explore the gorgeous colors at Careless Reef, and get outside with Zone Multisports.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hurghada attractions planning website.

Traveling by car from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September, daytime highs in Hurghada are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Giftun Islands ©
Giftun Islands

6
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Sharm El Luli and Marsa Shoona Bay. Get outdoors at Marsa Mubarak and El Qulan Mangrove Forest. Spend the 23rd (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Abu Dabbab Beach, see the vivid underwater world at Dolphin House - Sha'ab Samadai Reef, take an in-depth tour of Astronomy Center, and kick back and relax at Gebel El Rosas.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Marsa Alam trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Hurghada to Marsa Alam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Hurghada, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Marsa Alam, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Sharm El Luli ©
Sharm El Luli
Marsa Mubarak ©
Marsa Mubarak
Scuba & Snorkeling

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