15 days in Africa Itinerary

15 days in Africa Itinerary

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Start: Halifax, Canada
Fly:  13 h
1
Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h
2
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
4
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
5
Cape Town, South Africa
— 3 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Halifax, Canada

3
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©
You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and don't miss a visit to Medersa Ben Youssef.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Marrakech trip planner.

Halifax, Canada to Marrakech is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 4 hours. When traveling from Halifax in August, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Marrakech: temperatures range from 44°C by day to 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): snap pictures at Victoria Falls Bridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, thenget to know the resident critters at Victoria Falls Snake Park, and finally explore the galleries of Prime Art Gallery. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Siduli Hide, thenstop by Cultural Vibes Music Shop, and then get a taste of life in the country at Crocodile Park Victoria Falls.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Victoria Falls trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Marrakech to Victoria Falls in 22.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Marrakech to Victoria Falls is 2 hours. Traveling from Marrakech in August, expect nights in Victoria Falls to be cooler, around 11°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 33°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park
Cultural Vibes Music Shop ©
Cultural Vibes Music Shop

1
night
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 24th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Mandela House, thensee the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Jack Friedman Eastgate.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Johannesburg road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Victoria Falls in August, things will get little chillier in Johannesburg: highs are around 26°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Jack Friedman Eastgate
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct
Mandela House ©
Mandela House

3
nights
Kruger National Park, South Africa

Kruger National Park ©
One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Spend the 25th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. Spend the 27th (Thu) exploring nature at Kruger National Park. There's still lots to do: stroll through Lonely Bull Trail and hike along Wolhuter Wilderness Trail.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kruger National Park online tour planner.

You can fly from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Johannesburg in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 12°C in Kruger National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Lonely Bull Trail ©
Lonely Bull Trail

3
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.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, visit Abseil Africa, tour the pleasant surroundings at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, and meet the residents at Two Oceans Aquarium.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape Town trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Kruger National Park to Cape Town takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Kruger National Park in August, expect nights in Cape Town to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are slightly colder, around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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