15 days in Africa Itinerary

15 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Fly:  14 h 45 min
1
Cape Town, South Africa
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Nelspruit, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  13 h 30 min
3
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 3 nights
Fly:  21 h 15 min
4
Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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 a leisurely stroll along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, and take in the pleasant sights at Maclear's Beacon.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cape Town trip itinerary tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Cape Town is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to South Africa Standard Time (SAST) is 1 hour. September in Cape Town sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

2
nights
Nelspruit, South Africa

Nelspruit ©
Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, Nelspruit provides visitors with a convenient base point boasting two airports and an enviable location on the road between Johannesburg and the Mozambican border.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kruger National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Sudwala Caves, then see the interesting displays at Sudwala Dinosaur Park, then see where the action happens at Mbombela Stadium, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Lowveld National Botanical Garden.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Nelspruit holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Nelspruit takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Cape Town in September, with highs in Nelspruit at 30°C and lows at 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Nature Museums
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Lowveld National Botanical Garden ©
Lowveld National Botanical Garden
Sudwala Caves ©
Sudwala Caves

3
nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

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.
Victoria Falls is known for nature, adventure, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, meet the residents at Victoria Falls Snake Park, snap pictures at Victoria Falls Bridge, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Victoria Falls trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nelspruit to Victoria Falls takes 15 hours. When traveling from Nelspruit in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Victoria Falls, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. On the 25th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park
Victoria Falls Snake Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park

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, browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fna, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and contemplate the long history of Palacio da Bahia.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Marrakech day trip planning site.

You can fly from Victoria Falls to Marrakech in 20 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Victoria Falls to Marrakech is minus 2 hours. In September in Marrakech, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Medersa Ben Youssef ©
Medersa Ben Youssef

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