15 days in Africa Itinerary

15 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cape Town, South Africa
— 6 nights
2
Marrakech, Morocco
— 4 nights
3
Cairo, Egypt
— 4 nights

6
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.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Two Oceans Aquarium, and stroll through Boulders Beach Penguin Colony.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cape Town sightseeing planner.

Chennai, India to Cape Town is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Cape Town due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chennai in March, things will get a bit cooler in Cape Town: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Cape Town Helicopters ©
Cape Town Helicopters
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

4
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©
You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Spend the 10th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, examine the collection at Marrakech Museum, and contemplate the long history of Palacio da Bahia.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Marrakech trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Cape Town to Marrakech in 22 hours. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In March, Marrakech is a bit cooler than Cape Town - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 11th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Marrakech

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Medersa Ben Youssef ©
Medersa Ben Youssef

4
nights
Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Venture out of the city with trips to Giza (Great Sphinx & Pyramids of Giza). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, and shop like a local with Khan Al-Khalili.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairo trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Marrakech to Cairo in 10.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Marrakech to Cairo is 2 hours. Traveling from Marrakech in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Cairo, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Giza
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Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities

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