15 days in Victoria Falls, Johannesburg & Kruger National Park Itinerary

15 days in Victoria Falls, Johannesburg & Kruger National Park Itinerary

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15 days in Victoria Falls, Johannesburg & Kruger National Park Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
Fly:  16​h
1
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 6 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
3
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h
End: Amsterdam, Holland

3
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.
Spend the 3rd (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, look for gifts at Cultural Vibes Music Shop, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Victoria Falls Snake Park, and snap pictures at Victoria Falls Bridge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Victoria Falls travel itinerary planner .

Amsterdam, Holland to Victoria Falls is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Central African Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in September: highs in Victoria Falls hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Victoria Falls Bridge ©
Victoria Falls Bridge

6
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Johannesburg: Pretoria (Voortrekker Monument & Union Buildings). Spend the 7th (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, make a trip to Nelson Mandela Square, try out the rides at Gold Reef City, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Johannesburg holiday maker .

You can fly from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Victoria Falls in September, expect Johannesburg to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Casinos Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Sandton, Pretoria, Emperors Palace
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Safaris
Gold Reef City ©
Gold Reef City

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.
On the 12th (Thu), stroll through Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. On the next day, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then stroll through Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kruger National Park trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Hoedspruit
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