60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Essaouira, Morocco
— 4 nights
2
Marrakech, Morocco
— 6 nights
3
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 5 nights
4
Cape Town, South Africa
— 6 nights
5
Nelspruit, South Africa
— 5 nights
6
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 7 nights
7
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island
— 6 nights
8
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 4 nights
9
Nairobi, Kenya
— 5 nights
10
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 5 nights
11
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 2 nights
12
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 2 nights
13
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
— 2 nights

4
nights
Essaouira, Morocco

The laidback town of Essaouira, known for its forceful trade winds, attracts Moroccan and foreign tourists alike with its sweeping beaches and atmospheric, labyrinthine medina, a World Heritage Site.
Essaouira is known for adventure, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, see Off-Road Tours, and head outdoors with Essaouira Urban Adventures.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Essaouira visit app.

Madrid, Spain to Essaouira is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. September in Essaouira sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Kaouki Surf School
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 5:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Horseback Riding Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing

6
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©
You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koutoubia Mosque, and admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia.

Discover how to plan a Marrakech trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Essaouira to Marrakech in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. While traveling from Essaouira, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Marrakech, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

High Atlas Mountains
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 11:
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
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, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, look for gifts at Cultural Vibes Music Shop, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Siduli Hide.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Victoria Falls trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Marrakech to Victoria Falls in 22.5 hours. Traveling from Marrakech to Victoria Falls, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Marrakech in September, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Victoria Falls. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 16:
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River Rafting & Tubing
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park

6
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, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Cape Point, stop by Abseil Africa, look for all kinds of wild species at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, and hike along Platteklip Gorge.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Cape Town trip itinerary app.

Getting from Victoria Falls to Cape Town by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Victoria Falls in September, you will find days in Cape Town are colder (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 22:
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

5
nights
Nelspruit, South Africa

Nelspruit ©
Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, Nelspruit provides visitors with a convenient base point boasting two airports and an enviable location on the road between Johannesburg and the Mozambican border.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nelspruit: Hazyview (Elephant Whispers, The Elephant Sanctuary, &more). There's lots more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, Head underground at Sudwala Caves, admire the natural beauty at Lowveld National Botanical Garden, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Nelspruit online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Nelspruit takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Nelspruit is a bit warmer than Cape Town - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Hazyview
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Elephant Whispers ©
Elephant Whispers
Pabeni Gate Kruger National Park ©
Pabeni Gate Kruger National Park
Perry's Bridge Reptile Park ©
Perry's Bridge Reptile Park

7
nights
Kruger National Park, South Africa

Kruger National Park ©
One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Spend the 28th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's lots more to do: stroll through Mphongolo Backpacking Trail, hike along Bushmans Trail, take some stellar pictures from Nkumbe View Site, and don't miss a visit to Tshokwane Picnic Site.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kruger National Park travel route planner.

You can drive from Nelspruit to Kruger National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Kruger National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 4:
Highlights from your plan
Sweni Wilderness Trail ©
Sweni Wilderness Trail
Bushmans Trail ©
Bushmans Trail

6
nights
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island

Saint-Leu is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Leu: Saint-Paul (Fly 974 Tandem, Adrenaline & Extreme Tours, &more), Pas de Bellecombe (in Sainte-Rose) and Saint-Benoit (Piton de Fournaise & Eglise Sainte-Anne). Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Parfums et des Epices, get outside with Canyoning, Envergure Reunion, and meet the residents at Kelonia.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Saint-Leu online travel route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kruger National Park to Saint-Leu. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Réunion Time (RET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Kruger National Park in October, Saint-Leu is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Saint-Paul, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Benoit, Saint-Philippe, Reunion Bike Aventure
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Fly 974 Tandem ©
Fly 974 Tandem

4
nights
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Praslin Island is known for nature, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Curieuse Island, stroll through Anse Georgette, trek along Le Glacis Noir, and play a few rounds at Lemuria Golf Course.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Praslin Island trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Saint-Leu to Praslin Island in 9 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Praslin Island when traveling from Saint-Leu in October, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Curieuse Island ©
Curieuse Island
Anse Lazio ©
Anse Lazio
Anse Volbert ©
Anse Volbert

5
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

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.
Spend the 16th (Fri) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 18th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's lots more to do: see Off-Road Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre, examine the collection at Nairobi National Museum, and look for gifts at Penny Winter Boutique.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Nairobi travel route builder app.

Getting from Praslin Island to Nairobi by flight takes about 8 hours. The time zone difference moving from Seychelles Time to East Africa Time is minus 1 hour. In October, Nairobi is a bit cooler than Praslin Island - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
Karen Blixen Museum ©
Karen Blixen Museum

5
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

Maasai Mara National Reserve ©
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 21st (Wed) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. Spend the 22nd (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Ol Kinyei Conservancy and tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Maasai Mara National Reserve sightseeing planning site.

Fly from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nairobi in October, expect Maasai Mara National Reserve to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife Parks Nature
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Mara North Conservancy ©
Mara North Conservancy

2
nights
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Serengeti National Park ©
Few adventures in the world invoke such vivid natural imagery as a trip to Serengeti National Park, a World Heritage Site known for its diverse animal life and memorable scenery.
On the 25th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Seronera. On the next day, take a memorable tour with Tours and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Retima Hippo Pool.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Serengeti National Park trip builder site.

You can drive from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Serengeti National Park in 4 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Seronera ©
Seronera
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool
Off-Road Tours

2
nights
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

Ngorongoro Conservation Area ©
You can discover Tanzania's varied plant and animal life on a tour of Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a World Heritage Site known for its massive volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then contemplate the long history of Olduvai Gorge.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip planner.

Drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

2
nights
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

Tarangire National Park ©
On the 29th (Thu), stroll through Tarangire National Park.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tarangire National Park itinerary builder.

You can drive from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park in 4 hours. October in Tarangire National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

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