10 days in Cape Town, Springbok & Windhoek Itinerary

10 days in Cape Town, Springbok & Windhoek Itinerary

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10 days in Cape Town, Springbok & Windhoek Itinerary

Start: Cape Town, South Africa
1
Cape Town, South Africa
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Springbok, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
3
Windhoek, Namibia
— 3 nights
Drive:  18​h
End: Cape Town, South Africa

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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.
Family-friendly places like Cape Point and Boulders Beach Penguin Colony will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Two Oceans Aquarium, stroll through Fish Hoek Beach, and steep yourself in history at Robben Island Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Cape Town online trip builder .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Cape Town. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Springbok.

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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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Springbok, South Africa

Springbok ©
Springbok is the largest town in the Namaqualand area in the Northern Cape province of South Africa. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): stroll through Goegap Nature Reserve.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Springbok trip planner.

Drive from Cape Town to Springbok in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In June, daily temperatures in Springbok can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll travel to Windhoek.

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Goegap Nature Reserve ©
Goegap Nature Reserve

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Windhoek, Namibia

Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then hunt for treasures at Namibia Craft Centre, and then examine the collection at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum. On your second day here, stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Namibia, then admire the landmark architecture of Christuskirche, and finally walk around Zoo Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Windhoek trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Springbok to Windhoek by car takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Springbok in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Windhoek: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Windhoek

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Safaris
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche

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