3 days in Western Cape Itinerary

3 days in Western Cape Itinerary

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Start: Cape Town
1
Cape Town
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Knysna
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Cape Town

1
night
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): examine the collection at District Six Museum, thentake in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lion's Head. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Two Oceans Aquarium.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cape Town trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Cape Town. In December, daily temperatures in Cape Town can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Knysna.

Things to do in Cape Town

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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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Knysna

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Knysna Heads, stroll through Knysna Elephant Park, and then explore the activities along Knysna Lagoon.

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Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Knysna takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Knysna

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Knysna Elephant Park ©
Knysna Elephant Park
Knysna Heads ©
Knysna Heads
Knysna Lagoon ©
Knysna Lagoon

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