3 days in Howick & Graskop Itinerary

3 days in Howick & Graskop Itinerary

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3 days in Howick & Graskop Itinerary

Start: Durban
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Howick
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  5​h
2
Graskop
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h
End: Durban

1
night
Howick

Howick ©
Sitting 1,050 m (3,445 ft) above sea level, Howick boasts waterfalls, gorges, and rivers, and was the site of Nelson Mandela's arrest in 1962.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Luke's Anglican Church, then make a trip to Nelson Mandela Capture Site, and then stroll through Karkloof Conservation Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Benvie Garden and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Stormy Hill Trails & Tails.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Howick trip itinerary maker site .

Durban to Howick is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Durban in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Howick, with lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Graskop.

Things to do in Howick

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Stormy Hill Trails & Tails
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Karkloof Conservation Centre ©
Karkloof Conservation Centre
Stormy Hill Trails & Tails ©
Stormy Hill Trails & Tails
St Luke's Anglican Church ©
St Luke's Anglican Church

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Graskop

Graskop ©
Developed as a campsite for gold miners, Graskop has been transformed into a gateway point for exploring the area's many natural attractions.
On the 14th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Bourkes' Luck Potholes, cruise along Panorama Route, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wonder View, then look for gifts at Delgoa Arts & Crafts, and finally hike along Forest Falls Nature Walk.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Graskop trip planner .

Getting from Howick to Graskop by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Graskop are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Graskop

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Forest Falls Nature Walk, Bourkes' Luck Potholes
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Panorama Route ©
Panorama Route
Bourkes' Luck Potholes ©
Bourkes' Luck Potholes
Wonder View ©
Wonder View

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