23 days in Africa Itinerary

23 days in Africa Itinerary

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23 days in Africa Itinerary

Start: Belgrade, Serbia
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Nairobi, Kenya
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Cape Town, South Africa
— 5 nights
4
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
5
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 6 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Belgrade, Serbia

3
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi ©
You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
Nairobi is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Cathedral, look for gifts at Matbronze Wildlife Art, and examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Nairobi trip planner .

Belgrade, Serbia to Nairobi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Belgrade to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Belgrade in November, with highs in Nairobi at 28°C and lows at 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Tours
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre

4
nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

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.
Victoria Falls is known for nature, adventure, wildlife, zoos & aquariums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, get to know the resident critters at Victoria Falls Snake Park, and snap pictures at Victoria Falls Bridge.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Victoria Falls tour planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Nairobi to Victoria Falls takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Nairobi to Victoria Falls, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, Victoria Falls is a bit warmer than Nairobi - with highs of 38°C and lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Victoria Falls Bridge ©
Victoria Falls Bridge

5
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
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, parks, shopping, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Cape Point, examine the collection at District Six Museum, stroll through Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Two Oceans Aquarium.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cape Town trip builder site .

Traveling by flight from Victoria Falls to Cape Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Victoria Falls in November, with highs in Cape Town at 28°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

4
nights
Johannesburg, South Africa

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.
Step out of Johannesburg to go to Pretoria and see Voortrekker Monument, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, try your luck at Montecasino, contemplate the long history of Mandela House, and laugh and play at Gold Reef City.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Johannesburg day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Johannesburg can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Fun & Games Casinos Tours

Side Trips

Sandton, Voortrekker Monument
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Gold Reef City ©
Gold Reef City
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill ©
Constitution Hill

6
nights
Zanzibar City, Tanzania

Zanzibar City ©
Discover a myriad of attractions in Zanzibar City, like its World Heritage-listed historic core, charming beach villages, and the modern neighborhood of Ng'ambo.
Venture out of the city with trips to Paje Beach (in Paje) and Nungwi (Nungwi Beach & Scuba & Snorkeling). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah's Rock, explore the ancient world of Hamamni Persian Baths, and enjoy the sand and surf at Nakupenda Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Zanzibar City trip tool .

Getting from Johannesburg to Zanzibar City by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Johannesburg to Zanzibar City. Traveling from Johannesburg in November, expect Zanzibar City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 27°C. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nungwi, Zanzibar Island, Paje Beach
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach

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