11 days in Maputo & Tsitsikamma National Park Itinerary

11 days in Maputo & Tsitsikamma National Park Itinerary

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Maputo, Mozambique
— 6 nights
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Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa
— 4 nights
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Maputo, Mozambique

— 6 nights

City of Acacias

Walking the broad, leafy avenues of Maputo, Mozambique's capital and bustling harbor city, you can discover numerous architectural gems and come to appreciate the area's Portuguese-influenced culture.
Get some cultural insight at Museu dos CFM and Vila Algarve. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mozambique Scuba and Casa Elefante. And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at FEIMA - Feira de Artesanato, Flores e Gastronomica, browse the different shops at Maputo Shopping Center, get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Geology, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroquia Santo Antonio.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Maputo trip planner.

London, UK to Maputo is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Maputo. While traveling from London, expect much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Maputo, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tsitsikamma National Park.

Things to do in Maputo

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa

— 4 nights
On a tour of Tsitsikamma National Park, walk through an 800-year-old forest of endemic yellowwood trees, explore diverse coastlines, and hit the array of hiking trails.
Explore hidden gems such as Natures Valley Beach and Tsitsikamma Mountain Trail. Get in touch with nature at Otter Trail and Waterfall Trail. When in Tsitsikamma National Park, make a side trip to see Dutch Reformed Church in Kareedouw, approximately Kareedouw away. It doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Bitou Art Gallery.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Tsitsikamma National Park road trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Maputo to Tsitsikamma National Park. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Maputo in October: high temperatures in Tsitsikamma National Park hover around 24°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Tsitsikamma National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Museums

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