3 days in South Africa Itinerary

3 days in South Africa Itinerary

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3 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
Barberton
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Kruger National Park
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Johannesburg

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Barberton

Barberton ©
Barberton is a town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa, which has its origin in the 1880s gold rush in the region. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): examine the collection at Barberton Museum.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, use the Barberton trip planner.

Johannesburg to Barberton is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barberton when traveling from Johannesburg in August, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Barberton

Museums
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Barberton Museum ©
Barberton Museum

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nights
Kruger National Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): delve into the distant past at Masorini Archaeological Site and then explore the striking landscape of Kruger National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kruger National Park online road trip planner .

Getting from Barberton to Kruger National Park by car takes about 6 hours. In August, daytime highs in Kruger National Park are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Wildlife

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Kruger National Park
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Masorini Archaeological Site ©
Masorini Archaeological Site

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