5 days in South Africa Itinerary

5 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  3 h
1
Nelspruit
— Few hours
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Cape Town
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Johannesburg

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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.
On the 17th (Tue), Head underground at Sudwala Caves and then take in the dramatic scenery at Montrose Falls.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Nelspruit trip itinerary maker website.

Johannesburg to Nelspruit is an approximately 3- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Nelspruit can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Nature Parks
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Sudwala Caves ©
Sudwala Caves
Montrose Falls ©
Montrose Falls

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nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Take a break from the city and head to Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Cape Point. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, step off the mainland to explore Robben Island Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Signal Hill, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clifton Beaches.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cape Town trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nelspruit to Cape Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Cape Town are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

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