4 days in Cape Town & Franschhoek Itinerary

4 days in Cape Town & Franschhoek Itinerary

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4 days in Cape Town & Franschhoek Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
1
Cape Town
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
2
Franschhoek
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Cape Town

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day
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): stroll through Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, then take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, and then meet the residents at Two Oceans Aquarium.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cape Town online trip itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Cape Town. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Franschhoek.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
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Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Two Oceans Aquarium ©
Two Oceans Aquarium

3
nights
Franschhoek

Franschhoek ©
Situated in a fertile valley between two mountains, the picturesque village of Franschhoek bills itself as a culinary heaven, with renowned wine estates dotting its surroundings.
You've now added Le Bonheur Reptiles And Adventures to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Franschhoek Motor Museum, relax in the rural setting at Le Bonheur Reptiles And Adventures, and then admire all the interesting features of Franschhoek Pass. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of The Stellenbosch Village Museum, engage your brain at Stellenbosch University Botanical Garden, and then admire all the interesting features of Boschendal Wine Estate.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Franschhoek road trip planning website .

Drive from Cape Town to Franschhoek in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Franschhoek

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stellenbosch, Mellasat Vineyards
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Boschendal Wine Estate ©
Boschendal Wine Estate
Franschhoek Pass ©
Franschhoek Pass
Franschhoek Motor Museum ©
Franschhoek Motor Museum

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