10 days in South Africa Itinerary

10 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Cape Town
— 4 nights
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Hoedspruit
— 1 night
3
Kruger National Park
— 2 nights
4
Johannesburg
— 2 nights

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Cape Town

Cape Town ©

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Cape Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Signal Hill, observe the fascinating underwater world at Two Oceans Aquarium, and take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cape Town trip tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cape Town is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in October, with highs in Cape Town at 27°C and lows at 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors
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Hoedspruit

Hoedspruit ©
Hoedspruit offers proximity to Kruger National Park and features an airport, making it a popular jump-off point for a variety of tours and safaris.
On the 16th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Tshukudu Game Lodge, stroll through Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Hoedspruit online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Hoedspruit takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cape Town in October, expect nights in Hoedspruit to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks · Wildlife · Spas
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Spa
Spas
5.0
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Nature / Park
Tshukudu Game Lodge
4.3

2
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Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park ©
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.
On the 17th (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Kruger National Park. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Nkumbe View Site.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kruger National Park trip itinerary site.

You can take a bus from Hoedspruit to Kruger National Park in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 16°C. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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National Park
Kruger National Park
4.6

2
nights
Johannesburg

Johannesburg ©

City of Light

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 19th (Mon), examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, steep yourself in history at Mandela House, then steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, and finally stop by Jack Friedman Eastgate.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Johannesburg itinerary planner.

You can fly from Kruger National Park to Johannesburg in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in Johannesburg, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
Apartheid Museum
4.5
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Historic Site
Mandela House
4.1

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