5 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

5 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mpumalanga trip planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

Start: Butha-Buthe
Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Graskop
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Nelspruit
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
End: Butha-Buthe

1
night
Graskop

Graskop ©
Developed as a campsite for gold miners, Graskop has been transformed into a gateway point for exploring the area's many natural attractions.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Bourkes' Luck Potholes, stroll through Wonder View, then take in panoramic vistas at God's Window, then admire all the interesting features of Panorama Route, and finally don't miss a visit to Panoramic Route Mpumalanga.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Graskop travel planner .

Butha-Buthe, Lesotho to Graskop is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Butha-Buthe in July, with highs in Graskop at 24°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Graskop

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

God's Window, Bourkes' Luck Potholes
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Route ©
Panorama Route
God's Window ©
God's Window
Bourkes' Luck Potholes ©
Bourkes' Luck Potholes

3
nights
Nelspruit

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nelspruit: Hazyview (Elephant Whispers & Elephant Sanctuary Hazyview). Spend the 12th (Fri) exploring nature at Kruger National Park. There's much more to do: Head underground at Sudwala Caves, stop by Africa Joy, and stroll through Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Nelspruit trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Graskop to Nelspruit takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July in Nelspruit, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Hazyview, Africa Joy
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Elephant Whispers ©
Elephant Whispers
Sudwala Caves ©
Sudwala Caves

Similar Plans

7 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Benoni & Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Mpumalanga & Kruger National Park BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Pretoria & Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Mpumalanga BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans