8 days in Cape Town & Plettenberg Bay Itinerary

8 days in Cape Town & Plettenberg Bay Itinerary

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Cape Town
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Plettenberg Bay
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Cape Town

— 4 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: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, identify plant and animal life at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, wander the streets of Bo-kaap, and take in the waterfront activity at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape Town trip planner.

Johannesburg to Cape Town is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Cape Town can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Plettenberg Bay.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature

Plettenberg Bay

— 3 nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Storms River bridge (in Port Elizabeth), Tsitsikamma National Park (Otter Trail & Suspension Bridge) and Knysna Heads (in Knysna). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Robberg Nature Reserve and indulge in some personalized pampering at Thai Massage Healing Hands.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Plettenberg Bay trip planner.

Fly from Cape Town to Plettenberg Bay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Plettenberg Bay can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

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