11 days in Hermanus & Port Elizabeth Itinerary

11 days in Hermanus & Port Elizabeth Itinerary

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Hermanus
— 4 nights
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Port Elizabeth
— 6 nights

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Hermanus

Hermanus ©
Renowned as a premier whale-watching destination, Hermanus grew from a quaint fishing village nestled on Walker Bay.
Hermanus is known for wildlife, beaches, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Grotto Beach and tour the pleasant surroundings at Walker Bay Nature Reserve.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Hermanus trip itinerary tool.

Cape Town to Hermanus is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Port Elizabeth.

Things to do in Hermanus

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
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Grotto Beach ©
Grotto Beach

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Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth ©

Windy City

The sprawling city of Port Elizabeth, nestled on the scenic Algoa Bay, draws visitors with its sandy beaches, mild climate, and an enviable location as the gateway to the famous Garden Route.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Port Elizabeth: Addo Elephant National Park (Addo Raptor and Reptile Centre & Parque Nacional dos Elefantes Addo). Spend the 31st (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Spend the 1st (Fri) in the pleasant surroundings of Shamwari Game Reserve. There's much more to do: try your luck at The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, stroll through Pollock Beach, and stop by Mastertons Coffee and Tea Specialists.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Port Elizabeth online vacation planner.

You can fly from Hermanus to Port Elizabeth in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In December, daytime highs in Port Elizabeth are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Port Elizabeth

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 28 — Jan 3:
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Shamwari Game Reserve ©
Shamwari Game Reserve
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Safaris

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