14 days in South Africa & England Itinerary

14 days in South Africa & England Itinerary

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Cape Town, South Africa
— 1 night
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Knysna, South Africa
— 1 night
3
Nelspruit, South Africa
— 1 night
4
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 2 nights
5
Sun City, South Africa
— 1 night
6
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 1 night
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
8
York, United Kingdom
— 1 night
9
Bath, United Kingdom
— 2 nights

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): do a tasting at Klein Constantia, thenget great views at Cape Point, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. On the next day, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, thentake in the waterfront activity at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

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If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major aiport is Cape Town International Airport. In April in Cape Town, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Knysna.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

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Knysna, South Africa

Knysna ©
Enshrouded in lush indigenous forest and surrounding a scenic lagoon of the same name, the Garden Route town of Knysna has plenty to offer.
On the 7th (Tue), get the lay of the land with Walking tours and then take in the dramatic natural features at Knysna Heads.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Knysna trip planner.

You can fly from Cape Town to Knysna in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Knysna

Parks Nature Tours
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Knysna Heads ©
Knysna Heads
Walking tours

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Nelspruit, South Africa

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.
On the 8th (Wed), explore the fascinating underground world of Sudwala Caves, thensee the interesting displays at Sudwala Dinosaur Park, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Nelspruit trip itinerary website.

Getting from Knysna to Nelspruit by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Sudwala Caves ©
Sudwala Caves
Sudwala Dinosaur Park ©
Sudwala Dinosaur Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): trek along Lonely Bull Trail, stroll through Wolhuter Wilderness Trail, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Olifants Wilderness Trail. On the next day, hike along Bushmans Trail and then explore the ancient world of Masorini Archaeological Site.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kruger National Park holiday maker tool.

Traveling by car from Nelspruit to Kruger National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Sun City.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Bushmans Trail ©
Bushmans Trail
Lonely Bull Trail ©
Lonely Bull Trail
Wolhuter Wilderness Trail ©
Wolhuter Wilderness Trail

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Sun City, South Africa

Sun City ©
Sun City is a luxury resort and casino, situated in the North West Province of South Africa. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pilanesberg National Park.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sun City trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Kruger National Park to Sun City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and flight. In April in Sun City, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Sun City

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Pilanesberg National Park ©
Pilanesberg National Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Mandela House, thensteep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, and finally browse the exhibits of I was shot in Joburg.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Johannesburg online travel route planner.

Drive from Sun City to Johannesburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct
Mandela House ©
Mandela House

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, take in the views from Tower Bridge, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Johannesburg to London by flight takes about 15 hours. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Johannesburg in April, expect London to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to York.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, thenpause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, thenwander the streets of York Shambles, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum.

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You can take a train from London to York in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. April in York sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York Shambles ©
York Shambles

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Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thentake an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath road trip site.

You can drive from York to Bath in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trip

Castle Combe Village
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

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