4 days in South Africa Itinerary

4 days in South Africa Itinerary

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4 days in South Africa Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
1
Johannesburg
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Cape Town
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

1
day
Johannesburg

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.
On the 1st (Thu), see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum and then take in the exciting artwork at Art Eye Gallery.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Johannesburg online tour itinerary builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Johannesburg. August in Johannesburg sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Shopping
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Art Eye Gallery ©
Art Eye Gallery

3
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Greenmarket Square and Baraka Gifts and Decor. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, examine the collection at District Six Museum, take in the waterfront activity at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Two Oceans Aquarium.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Cape Town trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Johannesburg to Cape Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in August, expect nights in Cape Town to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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