10 days in Africa Itinerary
Start: Bristol, United Kingdom
Train to London Heathrow, Fly to Windhoek
— 1 night
— 3 nights
Okavango Delta, Botswana
— 1 night
Chobe National Park, Botswana
— 1 night
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Fly to London Heathrow, Train to Bristol
End: Bristol, United Kingdom
Mon, Mar 13 - Wed, Mar 22
Windhoek, Namibia — 1 night
Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.On the 14th (Tue), stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Christuskirche, and then look for gifts at Herrle & Herma Jewellers.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Windhoek trip itinerary planner.
Bristol, UK to Windhoek is an approximately 19-hour combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bristol to Windhoek. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can fly to Swakopmund.
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Swakopmund, Namibia — 3 nights
Nestled on Namibia's Atlantic coast and surrounded by the sand dunes of the vast Namib Desert, the resort town of Swakopmund enchants visitors with its distinct German colonial architecture and pleasant climate.On the 15th (Wed), buy something for everyone on your list at Platz Am Meer, then examine the collection at Swakopmund Museum, then snap pictures at Swakopmund Jetty, and finally admire the striking features of Hohenzollernhaus. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dune 7.
Before you visit Swakopmund, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
Fly from Windhoek to Swakopmund in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Windhoek in March, expect nights in Swakopmund to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are little chillier, around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can fly to Okavango Delta.
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Okavango Delta, Botswana — 1 night
Listed as a World Heritage Site, Okavango Delta represents a sanctuary for a rich and diverse animal and plant life, which continues to attract swarms of tourists, adventurers, and nature lovers.Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): stroll through Moremi Wildlife Reserve.
To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Okavango Delta travel planner.
Traveling by flight from Swakopmund to Okavango Delta takes 20.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Swakopmund to Okavango Delta. In March, Okavango Delta is a bit warmer than Swakopmund - with highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Chobe National Park.
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Highlights from your trip
Chobe National Park, Botswana — 1 night
A trip to Chobe National Park awakens the naturalist in every traveler and opens numerous possibilities for adventure.To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Chobe National Park online attractions planner.
The Route module can help you plan travel from Okavango Delta to Chobe National Park. You will leave for Victoria Falls on the 19th (Sun).
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe — 1 night
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then admire the sheer force of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the views from Victoria Falls Bridge, then meet the residents at Victoria Falls Snake Park, and finally let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.
To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Victoria Falls holiday maker.
Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chobe National Park to Victoria Falls. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Livingstone.
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Livingstone, Zambia — 2 nights
Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Livingstone Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Victoria Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Victoria Falls.
To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Livingstone trip itinerary maker site.
Livingstone is just a short distance from Victoria Falls. Traveling from Victoria Falls in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 25°C in Livingstone. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
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