14 days in Kruger National Park, Maputo & Victoria Falls Itinerary

14 days in Kruger National Park, Maputo & Victoria Falls Itinerary

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Fly to Hendrik Van Eck Airport, Drive to Kruger National Park
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 3 nights
Maputo, Mozambique
— 2 nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 4 nights


Kruger National Park, South Africa — 3 nights

One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kruger National Park: Hoedspruit (iNyoka Art Gallery & Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre). Spend the 22nd (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's more to do: trek along Sweni Wilderness Trail and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bushmans Trail.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Kruger National Park sightseeing website.

Zurich, Switzerland to Kruger National Park is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Zurich to Kruger National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Zurich in April, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Kruger National Park: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Maputo.
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife
Side Trip
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Maputo, Mozambique — 2 nights

Walking the broad, leafy avenues of Maputo, Mozambique's capital and bustling harbor city, you can discover numerous architectural gems and come to appreciate the area's Portuguese-influenced culture.
Maputo is known for sightseeing, shopping, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Inhaca Island, examine the collection at Museu dos CFM, admire the landmark architecture of Casa de Ferro (The Iron House), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Maputo trip maker.

Traveling by car from Kruger National Park to Maputo takes 6.5 hours. In April, Maputo is somewhat warmer than Kruger National Park - with highs of 35°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to fly to Victoria Falls.
Shopping · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe — 4 nights

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.
Spend the 30th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take in the views from Victoria Falls Bridge, and stroll through Siduli Hide.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Victoria Falls day trip planning app.

You can fly from Maputo to Victoria Falls in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In April, Victoria Falls is slightly colder than Maputo - with highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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