7 days in Bloemfontein & George Itinerary

7 days in Bloemfontein & George Itinerary

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7 days in Bloemfontein & George Itinerary

Start: Bloemfontein
1
Bloemfontein
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
George
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
End: Bloemfontein

1
night
Bloemfontein

Bloemfontein ©
Poetically hailed as the "city of roses" and the birthplace of J.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Oliewenhuis Art Museum, look and learn at Naval Hill Planetarium, then take an in-depth tour of Anglo Boer War Museum, then see the interesting displays at The National Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Kotze Kunsgalery / Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagamoya Wildlife Estate and then stroll through Zanchieta Wild Cat Farm.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bloemfontein trip itinerary tool .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Bloemfontein. In November, daytime highs in Bloemfontein are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to George.

Things to do in Bloemfontein

Wildlife Parks Museums
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Zanchieta Wild Cat Farm ©
Zanchieta Wild Cat Farm
Bagamoya Wildlife Estate ©
Bagamoya Wildlife Estate
Naval Hill Planetarium ©
Naval Hill Planetarium

5
nights
George

George ©
Benefiting from a pleasant climate and prime location on the Garden Route, the town of George serves as the Southern Cape's premier tourism hub.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Wilderness Beach and Redberry Farm. Escape the urban bustle at Cango Caves and Fancourt Country Club. Venture out of the city with trips to St Georges Mall (in Cape Town Central), Oudtshoorn (Cango Wildlife Ranch, Safari Ostrich Show Farm, & more) and Boplaas Garden Route Tasting Room (in Klein Brak River). There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Herold Wine Estate, cruise along Montagu Pass, see the interesting displays at Outeniqua Transport Museum, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Robertson Brewing Co..

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read George vacation planner .

You can fly from Bloemfontein to George in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. When traveling from Bloemfontein in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in George: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in George

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Oudtshoorn, Wilderness Beach, Boplaas Garden Route Tasting Room, St Georges Mall
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Safari Ostrich Show Farm ©
Safari Ostrich Show Farm
Cango Caves ©
Cango Caves
Cango Wildlife Ranch ©
Cango Wildlife Ranch

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