18 days in Cape Town, Bazaruto Archipelago & Swakopmund Itinerary

18 days in Cape Town, Bazaruto Archipelago & Swakopmund Itinerary

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Cape Town, South Africa
— 6 nights
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Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique
— 5 nights
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Swakopmund, Namibia
— 4 nights

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Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Groot Constantia and St. George's Cathedral. Do some cultural sightseeing at Franschhoek Motor Museum and Kiff Kombi Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cape Town: Stellenbosch (Stellenbosch University Botanical Garden & Delaire Graff Estate) and Franschhoek (First South African Perfume Museum, Eikehof, &more). There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, trek along Platteklip Gorge, take a memorable drive along Chapman's Peak Drive, and examine the collection at Heart of Cape Town Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Cape Town online day trip planner.

Johannesburg to Cape Town is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. July in Cape Town sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. You will leave for Bazaruto Archipelago on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in Cape Town

Outdoors · Parks · Wineries · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 6:
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Must see
Groot Constantia
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Platteklip Gorge
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Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique

Bazaruto Archipelago ©

The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Bazaruto Archipelago comprises six islands formed by sand deposits from the Save River.
Explore hidden gems such as Two Mile Reef and Parque Nacional de Bazaruto.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bazaruto Archipelago trip itinerary site.

Explore your travel options from Cape Town to Bazaruto Archipelago with the Route module. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in August: high temperatures in Bazaruto Archipelago hover around 29°C and lows are around 19°C. You'll set off for Swakopmund on the 12th (Wed).

Things to do in Bazaruto Archipelago

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 12:
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Swakopmund, Namibia

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Safaris and Swakopmund Museum. Get in touch with nature at Desert Explorers and Long Beach Leisure Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Swakopmund: Walvis Bay (Photography Tours & Laramon Tours). Spend the 16th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of German Evangelical Lutheran Church, stop by Kristall Galerie, stroll through Snake Park, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Swakopmund route maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bazaruto Archipelago to Swakopmund. Traveling from Bazaruto Archipelago to Swakopmund, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bazaruto Archipelago in August; daily highs in Swakopmund reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 13 — 17:
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Safaris
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Off-Road / ATV Trail
Desert Explorers
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Specialty Museum
Swakopmund Museum
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