23 days in South Africa & Mozambique Itinerary

23 days in South Africa & Mozambique Itinerary

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23 days in South Africa & Mozambique Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv, Israel
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Nelspruit, South Africa
— 3 nights
Travel:  11​h 30​min
3
Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 15​min
4
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 4 nights
taxi + bus:  2​h 30​min
5
Hoedspruit, South Africa
— 3 nights
6
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv, Israel


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4
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.
Get outdoors at Cape of Good Hope and Clifton Beaches. We've included these beaches for you: Boulders Beach and Fish Hoek Beach. There's much more to do: go for a stroll along the water at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, do a tasting at High Constantia Wine Cellar, stroll through Signal Hill, and hike along Platteklip Gorge.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cape Town trip itinerary planning tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cape Town is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. In August, Cape Town is cooler than Tel Aviv - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Platteklip Gorge ©
Platteklip Gorge

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Kruger National Park and Elephant Whispers. Step out of Nelspruit to go to Hazyview and see Safaris, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Sudwala Caves, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary, and stop by Shautany Chocolatiers.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Nelspruit driving holiday app .

You can fly from Cape Town to Nelspruit in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cape Town in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nelspruit: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Bazaruto Archipelago.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Hazyview, Shautany Chocolatiers
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Safaris
Elephant Whispers ©
Elephant Whispers

2
nights
Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique

Bazaruto Archipelago ©
Bazaruto Archipelago comprises six islands formed by sand deposits from the Save River.
Visiting Two Mile Reef and Magaruque Island will get you outdoors.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bazaruto Archipelago fast, fun, and easy.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nelspruit to Bazaruto Archipelago. Traveling from Nelspruit in August, Bazaruto Archipelago is a bit warmer at night with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Bazaruto Archipelago

Parks Wildlife
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Two Mile Reef ©
Two Mile Reef

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park and Bushmans Trail. There's much more to do: stroll through Idube Game Reserve, trek along Sweni Wilderness Trail, and get great views at Nkumbe View Site.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kruger National Park trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Bazaruto Archipelago to Kruger National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Bazaruto Archipelago in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 12°C in Kruger National Park. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Idube Game Reserve ©
Idube Game Reserve
Olifants Wilderness Trail ©
Olifants Wilderness Trail

3
nights
Hoedspruit, South Africa

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.
Visiting Safaris and Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hoedspruit: Phalaborwa (Amarula Lapa & Qualito Craft Distillery). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, stop by Kumbaya Home Decor, and get outside with Siyafunda Conservation.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hoedspruit trip itinerary website .

You can do a combination of taxi and bus from Kruger National Park to Hoedspruit in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. August in Hoedspruit sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Phalaborwa
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Safaris
Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre ©

4
nights
Johannesburg, South Africa

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Photography Tours. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, browse the different shops at Jack Friedman Eastgate, get in on the family fun at Gold Reef City, and try your luck at Montecasino.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Johannesburg visit planner .

You can fly from Hoedspruit to Johannesburg in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Hoedspruit in September since evenings lows in Johannesburg dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Fun & Games Casinos Tours

Side Trips

Montecasino, Jack Friedman Eastgate
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Montecasino ©
Montecasino
Safaris
Gold Reef City ©
Gold Reef City

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