60 days in Africa & Asia Itinerary

60 days in Africa & Asia Itinerary

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Pretoria, South Africa
— 8 nights
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Fly to Mauritius, Drive to Plaine Magnien, Bus to Port Louis
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Port Louis, Mauritius
— 6 nights
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
— 6 nights
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Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 5 nights
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Arusha, Tanzania
— 6 nights
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Kigali, Rwanda
— 6 nights
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Kampala, Uganda
— 5 nights
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Nairobi, Kenya
— 7 nights
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
— 6 nights
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Abha, Saudi Arabia
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Pretoria, South Africa

— 8 nights
A hub of research and education, Pretoria remains a quiet city filled with significant historic buildings and fascinating museums.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pretoria: Emperors Palace (in Kempton Park), Mandela House (in Soweto) and Johannesburg (Gold Reef City, Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, &more). The adventure continues: try your luck at Montecasino, appreciate the history behind Voortrekker Monument, get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Gardens of South Africa, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pretoria online trip planner.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are OR Tambo International Airport and Pilanesberg International Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Port Louis.

Things to do in Pretoria

Parks · Fun & Games · Casinos · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 26 — Jan 4:

Port Louis, Mauritius

— 6 nights
A multicultural melting pot of a city, the Mauritian capital of Port Louis--or simply "Louis," as it's affectionately known--represents the most populous area of Mauritius.
Explore Port Louis' surroundings by going to Avalon Golf Estate (in Bois Cheri), La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles) and Spas & Wellness (in Trou d'eau Douce). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at SSR Botanic Garden, explore the galleries of Chateau De Labourdonnais, take an in-depth tour of L'Aventure du Sucre, and enjoy the sand and surf at Gris Gris Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Port Louis trip itinerary maker website.

Do a combination of flight, car, and bus from Pretoria to Port Louis in 9.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Pretoria to Port Louis. In January, Port Louis is somewhat warmer than Pretoria - with highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Dar es Salaam.

Things to do in Port Louis

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 4 — 10:

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

— 6 nights
Founded in the mid-19th century, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania's largest city, lost the status of the official capital but remains the country's commercial and financial center.
Dar es Salaam is known for shopping, nature, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Mbudya Island, take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Maamur Mosque, take in panoramic vistas at PPF Tower, and walk around Jakaya M Kikwete Youth Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Dar es Salaam trip itinerary builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Port Louis to Dar es Salaam. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Port Louis to Dar es Salaam due to the time zone difference. In January in Dar es Salaam, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Dar es Salaam

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 17:

Zanzibar City, Tanzania

— 5 nights
Discover a myriad of attractions in Zanzibar City, like its World Heritage-listed historic core, charming beach villages, and the modern neighborhood of Ng'ambo.
When in Zanzibar City, make a side trip to see Nungwi Beach in Nungwi, approximately Nungwi away. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, contemplate the long history of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), surround yourself with nature on Zanzibar Bookings - Day Tours, and take in nature's colorful creations at Forodhani Gardens.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Zanzibar City holiday planner.

You can fly from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In January, daytime highs in Zanzibar City are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to fly to Arusha.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 17 — 22:

Arusha, Tanzania

— 6 nights
Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Step out of Arusha to go to Arusha National Park and see Mt Meru, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. Make the 24th (Tue) a memorable day with a climbing tour. Spend the 25th (Wed) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Next up on the itinerary: see Off-Road Tours, see exotic creatures in open habitats at Kandoo Adventures, hunt for treasures at Masai Central Market, and examine the collection at Cultural Heritage Centre.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Arusha sightseeing tool.

Traveling by flight from Zanzibar City to Arusha takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Traveling from Zanzibar City in January, expect Arusha to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Kigali.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 22 — 28:

Kigali, Rwanda

— 6 nights
A vacation in Kigali, Rwanda's capital city and economic hub, lets you experience the very heart of a landlocked country from a pleasant, safe, and organized base point.
Spend the 30th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Kigali Genocide Memorial, take in the exciting artwork at Inema Arts Centre, sample the fine beverages at 1000 Hills Distillery, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kigali vacation maker app.

You can fly from Arusha to Kigali in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Arusha to Kigali due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in Kigali can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Kampala.

Things to do in Kigali

Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 3:

Kampala, Uganda

— 5 nights
Kampala enjoys the reputation of a modern city with a buzzing atmosphere--it also serves as a good base point for exploring the surrounding area.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kampala: River Rafting & Tubing (in Jinja) and Entebbe (Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre & Entebbe Botanic Gardens). Spend the 4th (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. The adventure continues: push the limits with an extreme tour, see Off-Road Tours, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and browse the exhibits of Social Innovation Museum.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kampala day trip planner.

You can fly from Kigali to Kampala in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kigali to Kampala, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Kigali in February since evenings lows in Kampala dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Nairobi.

Things to do in Kampala

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 3 — 8:

Nairobi, Kenya

— 7 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.
Spend the 9th (Thu) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 12th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, explore the galleries of Nairobi National Museum, look for gifts at Penny Winter Boutique, and delve into the lush surroundings at Kereita Forest.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Nairobi vacation builder website.

Traveling by flight from Kampala to Nairobi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kampala in February, Nairobi is little chillier at night with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Addis Ababa.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 8 — 15:

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

— 6 nights

City of Humans

A sprawling metropolis and home to millions of Ethiopians, Addis Ababa houses many international organizations, embassies, and commissions, making it a diplomatic, political, and economic hub of the country.
Spend the 18th (Sat) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. There's much more to do: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, gain insight with a tour of cultural highlights, explore the galleries of National Museum of Ethiopia, and admire the landmark architecture of The Mausoleum of Menelik II.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Addis Ababa trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Nairobi to Addis Ababa in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Nairobi in February, things will get a bit cooler in Addis Ababa: highs are around 28°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Abha.

Things to do in Addis Ababa

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 21:

Abha, Saudi Arabia

— 3 nights
Poised in the mountains in southwest Saudi Arabia, Abha provides respite and escape to domestic tourists as well as travelers from other Gulf countries and beyond.
Spend the 23rd (Thu) exploring nature at Asir National Park. Spend the 24th (Fri) exploring nature at Green Mountains. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Abha Dam Lake, walk around High City, and make a trip to Cable Car.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Abha trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Addis Ababa to Abha with the Route module. Traveling from Addis Ababa in February, expect nights in Abha to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 25°C.

Things to do in Abha

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 24: