4 days in South Africa Itinerary

4 days in South Africa Itinerary

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4 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
1
Johannesburg
— 1 day
2
Nelspruit
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Cape Town
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

1
day
Johannesburg

Johannesburg ©
Founded when gold was discovered in the area in the late 19th century, Johannesburg quickly grew into a bustling metropolis, South Africa's largest city and the region's economic hub.
On the 2nd (Sun), examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, then get a sense of history and politics at Constitution Hill, then browse the different shops at Jack Friedman Eastgate, and finally view the masterpieces at I was shot in Joburg.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Johannesburg attractions planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Johannesburg. In June, daytime highs in Johannesburg are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

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Jack Friedman Eastgate
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill ©
Constitution Hill
I was shot in Joburg ©
I was shot in Joburg

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kruger National Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Nelspruit trip site .

You can fly from Johannesburg to Nelspruit in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Johannesburg in June since evenings lows in Nelspruit dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Nature Parks
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park

2
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): buy something for everyone on your list at Cape Quarter Mall, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Boulders Beach, and then contemplate the long history of Robben Island Museum. On the next day, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, take a stroll through Bo-kaap, then explore and take pictures at Greenmarket Square, and finally stop by Caroline's Fine Wine Cellar.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cape Town trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by flight from Nelspruit to Cape Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nelspruit in June, things will get a bit cooler in Cape Town: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Shopping Nature
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Boulders Beach ©
Boulders Beach
Robben Island Museum ©
Robben Island Museum
Bo-kaap ©
Bo-kaap

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