32 days in Africa Itinerary

32 days in Africa Itinerary

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Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 2 nights
Fly to Roland Garros Airport, Drive to Saint-Paul
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Saint-Paul, Reunion Island
— 2 nights
Drive to Roland Garros Airport, Fly to OR Tambo International Airport
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Johannesburg, South Africa
— 2 nights
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Nelspruit, South Africa
— 2 nights
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Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 4 nights
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Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 3 nights
Drive to Livingstone, Fly to Nairobi
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Nairobi, Kenya
— 2 nights
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Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
— 3 nights
Fly to Casablanca, Train to Marrakech
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 4 nights
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Cairo, Egypt
— 3 nights
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Praslin Island, Seychelles

— 2 nights
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): hike along Le Glacis Noir, then step off the mainland to explore Curieuse Island, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Georgette.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Praslin Island road trip site.

Jaipur, India to Praslin Island is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Jaipur to Praslin Island due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jaipur in January, you will find days in Praslin Island are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are warmer (29°C). On the 30th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Saint-Paul.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 28 — 30:

Saint-Paul, Reunion Island

— 2 nights
Saint-Paul is the second-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): admire the sheer force of Bassin des Aigrettes, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Ermitage, don't miss a visit to Maido, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piton des Neiges, and finally take a peaceful walk through La Roche Merveilleuse. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: observe the fascinating underwater world at Kelonia, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Run Alti Cryo, then get outside with Fly 974 Tandem, and finally head outdoors with Cap Noir.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Saint-Paul online driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Praslin Island to Saint-Paul. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Saint-Paul

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 1:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, then try to win big at Montecasino, and finally look for gifts at Jack Friedman Eastgate. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about all things military at South African National Museum of Military History, then contemplate the long history of Mandela House, and then wander the streets of Maboneng Precinct.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Johannesburg trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Saint-Paul to Johannesburg with the Route module. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Saint-Paul to Johannesburg due to the time zone difference. February in Johannesburg sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 1 — 3:

Nelspruit, South Africa

— 2 nights

Gateway to the Lowveld

Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, Nelspruit provides visitors with a convenient base point boasting two airports and an enviable location on the road between Johannesburg and the Mozambican border.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then try to win big at Emnotweni Casino, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Lowveld National Botanical Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary, hike along Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail, then look for gifts at Joubert en Seuns Padstal, then explore the fascinating underground world of Sudwala Caves, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Montrose Falls.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Nelspruit holiday maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Nelspruit takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for much warmer nights when traveling from Johannesburg in February since evenings lows in Nelspruit dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 3 — 5:

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.
Take a break from Kruger National Park with a short trip to Kumbaya Home Decor in Hoedspruit, about 1h 30 min away. Spend the 6th (Sat) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's lots more to do: trek along Sweni Wilderness Trail, take some stellar pictures from Nkumbe View Site, relax and rejuvenate at AM Spa Kruger, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Wolhuter Wilderness Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kruger National Park tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Nelspruit to Kruger National Park in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nelspruit in February, Kruger National Park is cooler at night with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 5 — 9:

Cape Town, South Africa

— 4 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 plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Cape Point, head off the coast to Robben Island Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, and take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cape Town journey planner.

You can fly from Kruger National Park to Cape Town in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February in Cape Town, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Cape Town

Find places to stay Feb 9 — 13:

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 plan 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, take a memorable tour with Tours, and buy something for everyone on your list at Elephant's Walk Shopping and Artist's Village.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Victoria Falls itinerary planning site.

Fly from Cape Town to Victoria Falls in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in February, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 16:

Nairobi, Kenya

— 2 nights

Green City in the Sun

You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
On the 17th (Wed), stroll through Nairobi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Penny Winter Boutique, stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, then stroll through Giraffe Centre, then examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at The Hub Karen.

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Do a combination of car and flight from Victoria Falls to Nairobi in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Traveling from Victoria Falls to Nairobi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In February, daily temperatures in Nairobi can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Goma.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 18:

Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo

— 3 nights
Nestled between two opposites--a lake and a volcano--Goma represents an adventurous vacation spot.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Virunga National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get impressive views of Mount Nyiragongo.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Goma trip planning app.

Fly from Nairobi to Goma in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Nairobi to Goma is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Nairobi, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Goma, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Goma

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 18 — 21:

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 23rd (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, contemplate the long history of El Badi Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, and slough off your stress at Turkish baths.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, read our Marrakech planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Goma to Marrakech in 23.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Goma to Marrakech. Traveling from Goma in February, expect nights in Marrakech to be much colder, around 7°C, while days are slightly colder, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Marrakech

Find places to stay Feb 21 — 25:

Cairo, Egypt

— 3 nights

City of a Thousand Minarets

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.
On the 26th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Pyramids of Giza, then appreciate the history behind Great Sphinx, and then shop like a local with Khan Al-Khalili. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, then delve into the distant past at Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, and then walk around Al-Azhar Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cairo trip maker.

Getting from Marrakech to Cairo by flight takes about 10.5 hours. Traveling from Marrakech to Cairo, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Marrakech in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Cairo, with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Side Trips

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