17 days in Africa Itinerary

17 days in Africa Itinerary

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Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
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La Digue Island, Seychelles
— 2 nights
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Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 2 nights
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Luxor, Egypt
— 2 nights
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Marsa Alam, Egypt
— 3 nights
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights

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Cape Town, South Africa

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
We've included these beaches for you: Camp's Bay Beach and Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. Wine Tours & Tastings and Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at Groot Constantia, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, take a stroll through Bo-kaap, and take a memorable drive along Chapman's Peak Drive.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Cape Town online trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Cape Town is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to South Africa Standard Time (SAST) is 5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in June, with highs in Cape Town at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to La Digue Island.

Things to do in Cape Town

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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Wine Tours & Tastings
Camp's Bay Beach ©
Camp's Bay Beach
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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La Digue Island, Seychelles

La Digue Island ©
La Digue Island remains a relatively unknown vacation destination, offering very few tourist facilities and an exotic though largely undeveloped coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): kick back and relax at Anse Coco Beach, then kick back and relax at Anse La Reunion Beach, and then kick back and relax at Anse Source D'Argent. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Anse Severe, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiagge di Anse Marron, and then stroll through Grand Anse.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the La Digue Island day trip planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Cape Town to La Digue Island in 14 hours. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Seychelles Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Cape Town in June, expect La Digue Island to be warmer, temps between 34°C and 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Praslin Island.

Things to do in La Digue Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 13:
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Grand Anse ©
Grand Anse
Anse Coco Beach ©
Anse Coco Beach
Anse Source D'Argent ©
Anse Source D'Argent

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Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): delve into the lush surroundings at Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Georgette, and then kick back and relax at Petite Anse Kerlan.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Praslin Island trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from La Digue Island to Praslin Island in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 15:
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Anse Georgette ©
Anse Georgette
Petite Anse Kerlan ©
Petite Anse Kerlan

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Luxor, Egypt

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): get your bearings at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak, and then appreciate the history behind Luxor Temple. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari and then stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Luxor road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Praslin Island to Luxor takes 15.5 hours. The time zone changes from Seychelles Time (SCT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Praslin Island in June, plan for warmer days in Luxor, with highs around 49°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Luxor

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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

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Marsa Alam, Egypt

Marsa Alam ©
The opening of an international airport and subsequent development of hotels and resorts boosted tourism in Marsa Alam, a town on Egypt's Red Sea coast known for its world-class diving spots.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): kick back and relax at Gebel El Rosas and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sharm El Luli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marsa Mubarak.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Marsa Alam trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Luxor to Marsa Alam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Luxor, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Marsa Alam, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 20:
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Sharm El Luli ©
Sharm El Luli
Marsa Mubarak ©
Marsa Mubarak
Gebel El Rosas ©
Gebel El Rosas

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Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©

Red City

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.
On the 21st (Mon), browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fna, contemplate the long history of Koutoubia Mosque, then admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia, and finally admire the masterpieces at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Medersa Ben Youssef, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, and then relax in sumptuous surroundings at local Arab baths.

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You can fly from Marsa Alam to Marrakech in 15.5 hours. Traveling from Marsa Alam to Marrakech, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Marsa Alam in June, expect little chillier with lows of 20°C in Marrakech. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Spas · Shopping · Baths
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 23:
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Arab Baths
Medersa Ben Youssef ©
Medersa Ben Youssef

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