22 days in Africa Itinerary

22 days in Africa Itinerary

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Le Morne, Mauritius
— 2 nights
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
— 2 nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 2 nights
Drive to Livingstone, Fly to Sharm El Sheikh
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 2 nights
Dahab, Egypt
— 3 nights
Hurghada, Egypt
— 3 nights


Le Morne, Mauritius — 2 nights

A rugged rock crag surrounded by white-sand beaches and an emerald lagoon marks Le Morne, a World Heritage Site.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Le Morne Brabant and Tou Korek Surf Shop. Get outdoors at Black River Gorges National Park and Chamarel’s Seven Coloured Earth Geopark. Step out of Le Morne to go to Chamarel and see Ebony Forest Reserve, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Chamarel Waterfall and contemplate the waterfront views at Underwater Waterfall.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Le Morne trip planning site.

Kelowna, Canada to Le Morne is an approximately 192-hour travel. You'll lose 12 hours traveling from Kelowna to Le Morne due to the time zone difference. In October in Le Morne, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Plettenberg Bay.
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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa — 2 nights

As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Garden Route National Park and Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary. Visiting Robberg Nature Reserve and Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Plettenberg Bay side-trips: Knysna (Goldsmiths Knysna | Bespoke Jewellers | Diamond Dealers & Knysna Heads). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Birds of Eden and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Christopher Catholic Church.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Le Morne to Plettenberg Bay. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Le Morne to Plettenberg Bay. Traveling from Le Morne in October, things will get little chillier in Plettenberg Bay: highs are around 24°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Victoria Falls.
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe — 2 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.
Get outdoors at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park and Safaris. And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, take in the views from Victoria Falls Bridge, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Victoria Falls trip maker app.

Getting from Plettenberg Bay to Victoria Falls by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Plettenberg Bay in October, you will find days in Victoria Falls are much hotter (39°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.
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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt — 2 nights

An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Safaris and Shark's Bay Beach. Visiting Shark Diving and Submarine Tours will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Heavenly Cathedral, bet on your favorite at Ghibli Raceway, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Victims of Plane Crash of Boeing 737.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sharm El Sheikh journey builder app.

Do a combination of car and flight from Victoria Falls to Sharm El Sheikh in 19 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Victoria Falls in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 28°C in Sharm El Sheikh. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Dahab.
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Dahab, Egypt — 3 nights

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Coral Reefs and St. Catherine's Monastery. Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Blue Hole.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Dahab road trip website.

Getting from Sharm El Sheikh to Dahab by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Dahab can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hurghada.
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Hurghada, Egypt — 3 nights

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Mosque El Mina Masjid and Coptic Cathedral of Saint Shenouda. Visiting Dolphin & Whale Watching and Mahmya Island will get you outdoors. Spend the 27th (Sun) in unforgettable company with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience. It doesn't end there: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hurghada online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Dahab to Hurghada takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.
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