29 days in Kruger National Park, Cape Town & Mozambique Island Itinerary

29 days in Kruger National Park, Cape Town & Mozambique Island Itinerary

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Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 10 nights
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Cape Town, South Africa
— 16 nights
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Mozambique Island, Mozambique
— 1 night
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Kruger National Park, South Africa

— 10 nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bourkes' Luck Potholes and Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre. Visiting Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre and Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kruger National Park: Hoedspruit (iNyoka Art Gallery & Kumbaya Home Decor). There's much more to do: trek along Wolhuter Wilderness Trail, see human ingenuity at work at Klaserie Dam, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Idube Game Reserve.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kruger National Park trip planning website.

Johannesburg to Kruger National Park is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kruger National Park, with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Cape Town, South Africa

— 16 nights

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Visit Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Bloubergstrand Beach for some beach relaxation. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Chapman's Peak Drive and West Coast National Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cape Town: Hermanus (Grotto Beach, Domaine Des Dieux, &more), Darling Olives (in Darling) and Stony Point Penguin Colony (in Betty's Bay). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Point, kick back and relax at Muizenberg Beach, observe the fascinating underwater world at Two Oceans Aquarium, and head off the coast to Robben Island Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cape Town itinerary planning website.

Fly from Kruger National Park to Cape Town in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Cape Town is slightly colder than Kruger National Park - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Mozambique Island.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 2 — 18:

Mozambique Island, Mozambique

— 1 night
Once a capital of Portuguese East Africa, the World Heritage-listed Island of Mozambique today ranks among Mozambique's fastest-growing tourist destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Governor's Palace Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fortaleza de Sao Sebastiao.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Mozambique Island attractions planner.

Drive from Cape Town to Mozambique Island in 44 hours. Traveling from Cape Town in September, expect Mozambique Island to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mozambique Island

Museums · Historic Sites
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