9 days in South Africa Itinerary

9 days in South Africa Itinerary

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Cape Town
— 3 nights
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Knysna
— 3 nights
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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.
Family-friendly places like Cape Point and Two Oceans Aquarium will thrill your kids. Step off the beaten path and head to Chapman's Peak Drive and Cape Town Free Walking Tours. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, explore and take pictures at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, take in the spiritual surroundings of Groote Kerk, and kick back and relax at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cape Town day trip planner.

Amman, Jordan to Cape Town is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Amman in June; daily highs in Cape Town reach 20°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Knysna.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums
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Knysna

Knysna ©
Enshrouded in lush indigenous forest and surrounding a scenic lagoon of the same name, the Garden Route town of Knysna has plenty to offer.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Redberry Farm and Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Garden Route National Park and Cape Palette Art Gallery. Explore Knysna's surroundings by going to Tsitsikamma National Park (Face Adrenalin, Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree, &more).

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Knysna road trip planner.

Fly from Cape Town to Knysna in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Knysna sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Knysna

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, and then look for gifts at Jack Friedman Eastgate.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Johannesburg vacation planner.

You can fly from Knysna to Johannesburg in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Knysna in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 5°C in Johannesburg. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

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Specialty Museum
Apartheid Museum
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Shopping Mall
Jack Friedman Eastgate
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