14 days in Africa Itinerary

14 days in Africa Itinerary

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14 days in Africa Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly + Drive:  13 h
1
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Cape Town, South Africa
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  6 h 45 min
3
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  23 h
4
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11 h 15 min
5
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2
nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the sheer force of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, and then get to know the resident critters at Victoria Falls Snake Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): stroll through Siduli Hide and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Victoria Falls online trip itinerary builder .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Victoria Falls is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car. Traveling from Dubai to Victoria Falls, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dubai in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Victoria Falls, with highs around 32°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
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Safaris
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
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.
You've now added Great White Shark - Cage Diving to your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Cape Point. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Platteklip Gorge, go for a stroll along the water at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Two Oceans Aquarium, and kick back and relax at Fish Hoek Beach.

Make your Cape Town itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Fly from Victoria Falls to Cape Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. While traveling from Victoria Falls, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Cape Town, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Cape Town

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

3
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 Kruger National Park. The adventure continues: trek along Mphongolo Backpacking Trail and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lonely Bull Trail.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kruger National Park trip tool .

Getting from Cape Town to Kruger National Park by combination of flight and taxi takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. When traveling from Cape Town in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Kruger National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
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Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Olifants Wilderness Trail ©
Olifants Wilderness Trail

2
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

Maasai Mara National Reserve ©
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Musiara Swamp and then identify plant and animal life at Olare Orok Conservancy. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Mara Triangle.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Maasai Mara National Reserve road trip planning app .

Explore your travel options from Kruger National Park to Maasai Mara National Reserve with the Route module. Traveling from Kruger National Park to Maasai Mara National Reserve, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Musiara Swamp ©
Musiara Swamp

1
night
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
On the 6th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Lazio and then hike along Le Glacis Noir. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Georgette and then delve into the lush surroundings at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Praslin Island travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Praslin Island by combination of car and flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Praslin Island. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Highlights from your plan
Anse Lazio ©
Anse Lazio
Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette
Le Glacis Noir ©
Le Glacis Noir

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