60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  19 h 45 min
1
Cape Town, South Africa
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Hoedspruit, South Africa
— 5 nights
Bus + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
3
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
4
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 4 nights
Fly:  20 h
6
Marrakech, Morocco
— 7 nights
Train + Fly:  12 h 45 min
7
Hurghada, Egypt
— 6 nights
Fly:  10 h 45 min
8
Nairobi, Kenya
— 6 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
9
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
10
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island
— 8 nights
Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Melbourne, Australia

7
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.
Attractions like Cape Point and Boulders Beach Penguin Colony make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, enjoy the sand and surf at Clifton Beaches, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, and step off the mainland to explore Robben Island Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cape Town route planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Cape Town is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Melbourne to Cape Town. While traveling from Melbourne, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cape Town, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

5
nights
Hoedspruit, South Africa

Hoedspruit ©
Hoedspruit offers proximity to Kruger National Park and features an airport, making it a popular jump-off point for a variety of tours and safaris.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Perry's Bridge Reptile Park and Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. When in Hoedspruit, make a side trip to see The Elephant Sanctuary in Hazyview, approximately Hazyview away. There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, look for gifts at Kumbaya Home Decor, tour the pleasant surroundings at Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre, and browse the exhibits of iNyoka Art Gallery.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Hoedspruit journey planning website.

You can fly from Cape Town to Hoedspruit in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cape Town in June, expect nights in Hoedspruit to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Hazyview, Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve
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Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve ©
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve
Perry's Bridge Reptile Park ©
Perry's Bridge Reptile Park
The Elephant Sanctuary ©
The Elephant Sanctuary

5
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 15th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Kruger National Park, trek along Mphongolo Backpacking Trail, stroll through Lonely Bull Trail, and explore the ancient world of Masorini Archaeological Site.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kruger National Park online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Hoedspruit to Kruger National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, daytime highs in Kruger National Park are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Sweni Wilderness Trail ©
Sweni Wilderness Trail

5
nights
Johannesburg, South Africa

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.
Kids will enjoy Safaris and Maboneng Precinct. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, steep yourself in history at Mandela House, have some family-friendly fun at Go Ape South Africa, and explore by horseback at SA Trails.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Johannesburg holiday builder tool.

Fly from Kruger National Park to Johannesburg in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kruger National Park in June: high temperatures in Johannesburg hover around 22°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trips

Modderfontein, Blue Ocean VR, SA Trails
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Safaris
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct

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.
Bring the kids along to Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park and Siduli Hide. Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Victoria Falls Snake Park, explore the galleries of Prime Art Gallery, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and take in the views from Victoria Falls Bridge.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Victoria Falls trip planner.

You can fly from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in June, things will get a bit warmer in Victoria Falls: highs are around 29°C and lows about 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park

7
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Jardin Majorelle and Jemaa el-Fna. There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef, soak in style at Turkish baths, and contemplate the long history of Koutoubia Mosque.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Marrakech trip planner.

You can fly from Victoria Falls to Marrakech in 22.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Victoria Falls to Marrakech. Traveling from Victoria Falls in June, things will get a bit warmer in Marrakech: highs are around 39°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna

6
nights
Hurghada, Egypt

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
Family-friendly places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Nature & Wildlife Tours will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Hurghada side-trips: Sharm El Sheikh (SOHO Tennis & Squash center & Off-Road Tours). And it doesn't end there: make a splash at Makadi Water World, take in the waterfront activity at Hurghada Marina, explore by horseback at Hurghada Equestrian, and see the vivid underwater world at Omo Gamaar.

To see reviews and more tourist information, read Hurghada trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Marrakech to Hurghada takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Marrakech in July, Hurghada is a bit warmer at night with lows of 33°C. You'll set off for Nairobi on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Hurghada

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Sharm El Sheikh
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Makadi Water World ©
Makadi Water World

6
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Nairobi National Park and David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Karen Blixen Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Elephant Hill, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre.

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nairobi day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Hurghada to Nairobi takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Hurghada to Nairobi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Nairobi is much colder than Hurghada - with highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Central Island National Park
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Safaris

5
nights
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Curieuse Island and Grande Soeur island. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the lush surroundings at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, stroll through Le Glacis Noir, kick back and relax at Anse Volbert, and identify plant and animal life at Cousin.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Praslin Island trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Nairobi to Praslin Island in 8 hours. The time zone difference moving from East Africa Time to Seychelles Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Nairobi in July, expect Praslin Island to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Cousin
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Curieuse Island ©
Curieuse Island
Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette
Anse Volbert ©
Anse Volbert

8
nights
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island

Saint-Leu ©
Saint-Leu is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Bring the kids along to Piton des Neiges and Plage de l'Ermitage. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Leu side-trips: Cascade Niagara (in Sainte-Suzanne), Cilaos (La Roche Merveilleuse & Crete des 3 Salazes) and Trois Roches (in Mafate). There's lots more to do: contemplate the geological forces at Piton de Fournaise, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Boucan Canot, make a trip to Maido, and get outside with Cap Noir.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Leu online holiday planner.

Fly from Praslin Island to Saint-Leu in 9 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Praslin Island in July; daily highs in Saint-Leu reach 29°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Cilaos, Saint-Paul, Saint-Joseph, Plage de Grande Anse
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Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise
Parasailing & Paragliding
Trois Roches ©
Trois Roches

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