21 days in Africa Itinerary

21 days in Africa Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Africa holiday maker

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Giza, Egypt
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 3 nights
Fly
3
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly
5
Cape Town, South Africa
— 5 nights
Fly
6
Marrakech, Morocco
— 4 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18

Giza, Egypt

— 2 nights
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and then stroll around Al-Azhar Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx and then contemplate the long history of Pyramids of Giza.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Giza online road trip planner.

Milan, Italy to Giza is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Milan in May; daily highs in Giza reach 38°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can fly to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 23 — 25:

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

— 3 nights
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.
Victoria Falls is known for nature, adventure, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, take in the views from Victoria Falls Bridge, look for gifts at Cultural Vibes Music Shop, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Victoria Falls day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Giza to Victoria Falls takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Giza in May; daily highs in Victoria Falls reach 32°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 25 — 28:

Johannesburg, South Africa

— 2 nights

City of Light

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.
On the 29th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct and then see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Mandela House, then try to win big at Montecasino, and then stop by Finders Keepers Market.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Johannesburg online travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Victoria Falls in May: high temperatures in Johannesburg hover around 26°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to fly to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 28 — 30:

Kruger National Park, South Africa

— 4 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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kumbaya Home Decor (in Hoedspruit) and Kruger National Park (in Nelspruit). Spend the 31st (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. The adventure continues: hike along Sweni Wilderness Trail and tour the pleasant surroundings at Olifants Wilderness Trail.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Kruger National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Fly from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kruger National Park, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to fly to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 3:

Cape Town, South Africa

— 5 nights

Mother City

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, enjoy the sand and surf at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Two Oceans Aquarium.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Cape Town trip builder site.

Fly from Kruger National Park to Cape Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kruger National Park in June, you will find days in Cape Town are little chillier (20°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Marrakech.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Wineries
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 8:

Marrakech, Morocco

— 4 nights

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.
Spend the 10th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, don't miss a visit to Koubba Almoravid, admire the striking features of Koutoubia Mosque, and see the interesting displays at Marrakech Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Marrakech road trip app.

Fly from Cape Town to Marrakech in 21.5 hours. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in June: highs in Marrakech hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

Find places to stay Jun 8 — 12: