5 days in East London & Brakpan Itinerary

5 days in East London & Brakpan Itinerary

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East London
— 3 nights
Fly to OR Tambo International Airport, Drive to Brakpan
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Brakpan
— 1 night
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East London

— 3 nights
East London is a city on the southeast coast of South Africa in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality of the Eastern Cape province. Kids will enjoy Nahoon Beach and East London Aquarium. Explore East London's surroundings by going to Kowie River (in Port Alfred), Cathedral of St Michael and St George (in Grahamstown) and Kariega Beach (in Kenton-on-Sea). There's lots more to do: browse the different shops at Hemingways Mall, get to know the resident critters at East London Lion Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hogsback Arboretum, and take in the exciting artwork at Marlene Neumann Center for Photography and Light.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read East London trip itinerary maker tool.

Johannesburg to East London is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Johannesburg in December: highs in East London hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Brakpan.

Things to do in East London

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

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Brakpan

— 1 night
Brakpan is a gold and uranium mining town in the Gauteng province of South Africa. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): stop by Smallville Comics, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then try to win big at Carnival City & Entertainment World.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Brakpan online trip maker.

Explore your travel options from East London to Brakpan with the Route module. In December, daytime highs in Brakpan are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Brakpan

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Fun & Games

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