8 days in South Africa & New Delhi Itinerary

8 days in South Africa & New Delhi Itinerary

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8 days in South Africa & New Delhi Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad, India
Fly:  16​h
1
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h
3
New Delhi, India
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Hyderabad, India

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Mandela House, then see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, and then get a sense of history and politics at Constitution Hill.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Johannesburg trip itinerary builder app .

Hyderabad, India to Johannesburg is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to South Africa Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. In January, daily temperatures in Johannesburg can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill ©
Constitution Hill
Mandela House ©
Mandela House

4
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.
Appreciate the collections at District Six Museum and First South African Perfume Museum. We've included these beaches for you: Boulders Beach and Fish Hoek Beach. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Robben Island, admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, stroll through Clifton Beaches, and take some stellar pictures from Cape of Good Hope.

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Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

First South African Perfume Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Robben Island Museum ©
Robben Island Museum

1
night
New Delhi, India

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lodhi Garden, then make a trip to Humayun's Tomb, and finally steep yourself in history at India Gate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), step into the grandiose world of Red Fort (Lal Quila), and then admire the natural beauty at Akshardham.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New Delhi online holiday planner .

You can fly from Cape Town to New Delhi in 18 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Cape Town to New Delhi. In January, New Delhi is a bit cooler than Cape Town - with highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)
India Gate ©
India Gate

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