3 days in Africa Itinerary

3 days in Africa Itinerary

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3 days in Africa Itinerary

Start: Bloemfontein
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Cape Town
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Swellendam
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Bloemfontein

1
night
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
On the 13th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate and then take a leisurely stroll along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden and then take some stellar pictures from Cape Point.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cape Town trip itinerary planning website .

Bloemfontein to Cape Town is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Bloemfontein, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cape Town, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Swellendam.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Wineries
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

1
night
Swellendam

Swellendam ©
Regarded as South Africa's third-oldest town, Swellendam contains over 50 provincial heritage sites and well-preserved examples of Cape Dutch architecture.
Bontebok National Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Drostdy Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Bontebok National Park.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Swellendam trip planning tool .

Drive from Cape Town to Swellendam in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Swellendam

Nature Parks Museums
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Bontebok National Park ©
Bontebok National Park
Drostdy Museum ©
Drostdy Museum

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