7 days in Seychelles, Mauritius & Western Cape Itinerary

7 days in Seychelles, Mauritius & Western Cape Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 2 nights
2
Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 1 night
3
Chamarel, Mauritius
— 1 night
4
Cape Town, South Africa
— 2 nights

2
nights
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, kick back and relax at Cote d’Or Beach, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Praslin Island trip planning website.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Praslin Island is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Johannesburg to Praslin Island due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer evenings in Praslin Island when traveling from Johannesburg in October, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Petite Anse Kerlan ©
Petite Anse Kerlan
Cote d’Or Beach ©
Cote d’Or Beach

1
night
Grand Baie, Mauritius

Grand Baie ©
Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): look for gifts at Studio 44 Mauritius, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Trou aux Biches, thenstroll through Mont Choisy Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at La Cuvette Public Beach.

Make your Grand Baie itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Praslin Island to Grand Baie takes 8 hours. Traveling from Praslin Island in October, expect Grand Baie to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Chamarel.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mont Choisy Beach, Plage de Trou aux Biches, Studio 44 Mauritius
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Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach
Plage de Trou aux Biches ©
Plage de Trou aux Biches
La Cuvette Public Beach ©
La Cuvette Public Beach

1
night
Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take a peaceful walk through Ebony Forest Reserve and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Black River Gorges National Park.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Chamarel day trip website.

Getting from Grand Baie to Chamarel by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Chamarel can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Chamarel

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Black River Gorges National Park
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): browse the eclectic array of goods at The Old Biscuit Mill, thencontemplate the long history of Groot Constantia, and then identify plant and animal life at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Robben Island Museum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Bloubergstrand Beach, thenstop by Baraka Gifts and Decor, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twelve Apostles.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Cape Town travel route planner.

You can fly from Chamarel to Cape Town in 10 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mauritius Standard Time to South Africa Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In October, Cape Town is a bit cooler than Chamarel - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Historic Sites Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Bloubergstrand Beach
Bloubergstrand Beach
Groot Constantia ©
Groot Constantia

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