60 days in Dar es Salaam & Cape Town Itinerary

60 days in Dar es Salaam & Cape Town Itinerary

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
— 8 nights
2
Cape Town, South Africa
— 50 nights

8
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Dar es Salaam ©
Founded in the mid-19th century, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania's largest city, lost the status of the official capital but remains the country's commercial and financial center.
Step out of Dar es Salaam to go to Bagamoyo and see Old Boma, which is approximately 2 hours away. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Mbudya Island, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, try to win big at Sea Cliff Casino, and stroll around Jakaya M Kikwete Youth Park.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dar es Salaam holiday planner.

Gaborone, Botswana to Dar es Salaam is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Gaborone to Dar es Salaam. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Gaborone in April: highs in Dar es Salaam hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Dar es Salaam

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Old Boma
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Old Boma ©
Old Boma
Mbudya Island ©
Mbudya Island
PPF Tower ©
PPF Tower

50
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Venture out of the city with trips to Robertson (Excelsior Wine Estate, Marbrin Olive Growers, &more), Paarl (Berg River Brewery, Ashia, &more) and Bains MTB Trails (in Wellington). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, stroll through Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lion's Head, and take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cape Town journey maker.

Explore your travel options from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town with the Route module. Traveling from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Dar es Salaam in April: highs in Cape Town hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Paarl, Hermanus, Robertson
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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Cape Point ©
Cape Point

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