60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  22 h 15 min
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Johannesburg, South Africa
— 2 nights
Bus + Taxi:  10 h
2
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h
3
Mbabane, Eswatini (Swaziland)
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
4
Ezulwini, Eswatini (Swaziland)
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
St Lucia, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Eshowe, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Durban, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Cathkin Park, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
9
Malealea, Lesotho
— 2 nights
Drive:  8 h 15 min
10
Chintsa East, South Africa
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 30 min
11
Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
12
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
13
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
14
Oudtshoorn, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
15
Hermanus, South Africa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
16
Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
17
Cederberg, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  9 h 30 min
18
Fish River Region, Namibia
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
19
Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
20
Swakopmund, Namibia
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
21
Windhoek, Namibia
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
22
Etosha National Park, Namibia
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
23
Windhoek, Namibia
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
24
Ghanzi, Botswana
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
25
Okavango Delta, Botswana
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
26
Chobe National Park, Botswana
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
27
Nata, Botswana
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
28
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 1 night
Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Toronto, Canada

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Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, contemplate the long history of Mandela House, thensee the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Jack Friedman Sandton City. On your second day here, find something for the whole family at Gold Reef City and then don't miss a visit to Nelson Mandela Square.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Johannesburg tour itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Johannesburg is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Johannesburg is 7 hours. While traveling from Toronto, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Johannesburg, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sun) before leaving for Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Fun & Games Theme Parks

Side Trip

Sandton
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Gold Reef City ©
Gold Reef City
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct

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Kruger National Park, South Africa

Kruger National Park ©
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.
Spend the 26th (Mon) exploring nature at Kruger National Park. Spend the 27th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. The adventure continues: hike along Lonely Bull Trail and explore the ancient world of Masorini Archaeological Site.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kruger National Park trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In October in Kruger National Park, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Mbabane.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Lonely Bull Trail ©
Lonely Bull Trail

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Mbabane, Eswatini (Swaziland)

Mbabane ©
Although attractions in Mbabane itself remain scarce, this capital of the Kingdom of Swaziland provides a picturesque setting, pleasant weather, and plenty of amenities for tourists exploring the nation's mountains, forests, and valleys.
You've now added Sibebe Rock to your itinerary. On the 29th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Malolotja Nature Reserve and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sibebe Rock.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mbabane online vacation planner.

You can drive from Kruger National Park to Mbabane in 6 hours. When traveling from Kruger National Park in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Mbabane: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Ezulwini.

Things to do in Mbabane

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Malolotja Nature Reserve
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Sibebe Rock ©
Sibebe Rock
Malolotja Nature Reserve ©
Malolotja Nature Reserve

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Ezulwini, Eswatini (Swaziland)

Ezulwini ©
Removed from the bigger and busier parts of the country, Ezulwini Valley represents a quiet place where visitors can relax but at the same time discover the wildlife that spreads across this region.
On the 29th (Thu), stroll around King Sobusha II Memorial Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Ezulwini vacation planning app.

Ezulwini is just a stone's throw from Mbabane. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to St Lucia.

Things to do in Ezulwini

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

King Sobusha II Memorial Park, Mantenga Cultural Village, Swazi Candles
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary
Mantenga Cultural Village ©
Mantenga Cultural Village
Swazi Candles ©
Swazi Candles

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St Lucia, South Africa

St Lucia ©
The small coastal town of St Lucia provides travelers with a base for exploring the area's wetlands park, a World Heritage Site of lakes and rich, diverse wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): kick back and relax at Bhangazi Horse Safaris and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Crocodile Centre St Lucia. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Saint Lucia Estuary, enjoy the sand and surf at St Lucia Beach, and then browse the fresh offerings at Zamimpilo Community Market.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our St Lucia trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ezulwini to St Lucia takes 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Eshowe.

Things to do in St Lucia

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Zamimpilo Community Market
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 2:
Highlights from your plan
Saint Lucia Estuary ©
Saint Lucia Estuary
Bhangazi Horse Safaris ©
Bhangazi Horse Safaris
Crocodile Centre St Lucia ©
Crocodile Centre St Lucia

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Eshowe, South Africa

Eshowe ©
Eshowe is the oldest town of European settlement in Zululand. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): stroll through Dlinza Forest, thensteep yourself in history at Shakaland, and then sample the tasty concoctions at The Zululand Brewery. On the next day, stroll through Harold Johnson Nature Reserve and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zinkwazi Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Eshowe trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from St Lucia to Eshowe takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Durban.

Things to do in Eshowe

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Harold Johnson Nature Reserve, Zinkwazi Beach, Shakaland
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Dlinza Forest ©
Dlinza Forest
Harold Johnson Nature Reserve ©
Harold Johnson Nature Reserve
Zinkwazi Beach ©
Zinkwazi Beach

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Durban, South Africa

Durban ©
Sunny weather and golden beaches await you on a vacation in Durban, a busy port city on the Indian Ocean known for its outdoorsy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): observe the fascinating underwater world at uShaka Marine World and then enjoy the sand and surf at Golden Mile. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Mini Town, thenstroll around Umgeni River Bird Park, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Durban Botanic Gardens.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Durban online trip builder.

Drive from Eshowe to Durban in 2 hours. Traveling from Eshowe in November, Durban is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cathkin Park.

Things to do in Durban

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
uShaka Marine World ©
uShaka Marine World
Umgeni River Bird Park ©
Umgeni River Bird Park
Golden Mile ©
Golden Mile

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Cathkin Park, South Africa

Cathkin Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Drakensberg Boys Choir School, take in the awesome beauty at Drakensberg Mountains, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Drakensberg Brewery. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Maloti Drakensberg Park and then stroll through Highmoor Nature Reserve.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cathkin Park holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Durban to Cathkin Park takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Malealea.

Things to do in Cathkin Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

UKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park, Drakensberg Mountains
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Drakensberg Boys Choir School ©
Drakensberg Boys Choir School
Maloti Drakensberg Park ©
Maloti Drakensberg Park
Drakensberg Mountains ©
Drakensberg Mountains

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Malealea, Lesotho

Malealea ©
On the 8th (Sun), head outdoors with Gates of Paradise Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Morija Museum & Archives.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Malealea online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Cathkin Park to Malealea takes 6 hours. In November, daytime highs in Malealea are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. You will leave for Chintsa East on the 10th (Tue).

Things to do in Malealea

Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

Morija Museum & Archives
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Gates of Paradise Pass ©
Gates of Paradise Pass
Morija Museum & Archives ©
Morija Museum & Archives

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Chintsa East, South Africa

Chintsa East
You've now added Cintsa Beach to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cintsa Beach.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Chintsa East trip site.

Getting from Malealea to Chintsa East by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Malealea in November, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Chintsa East. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Addo Elephant National Park.

Things to do in Chintsa East

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Cintsa Beach
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 11:

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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa

Addo Elephant National Park ©
On the 12th (Thu), stroll through Addo Raptor and Reptile Centre and then stroll around Parque Nacional dos Elefantes Addo.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Addo Elephant National Park trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Chintsa East to Addo Elephant National Park in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 14th (Sat), you'll travel to Port Elizabeth.

Things to do in Addo Elephant National Park

Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Addo Raptor and Reptile Centre ©
Addo Raptor and Reptile Centre

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Port Elizabeth ©
The sprawling city of Port Elizabeth, nestled on the scenic Algoa Bay, draws visitors with its sandy beaches, mild climate, and an enviable location as the gateway to the famous Garden Route.
Port Elizabeth is known for parks, casinos, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Shamwari Game Reserve, try your luck at The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World, stop by Mastertons Coffee and Tea Specialists, and get your game on at Kiddie Lovers Playground & Party Venue.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Port Elizabeth trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Addo Elephant National Park to Port Elizabeth takes 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Port Elizabeth are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Plettenberg Bay.

Things to do in Port Elizabeth

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Shamwari Game Reserve ©
Shamwari Game Reserve
Kragga Kamma Game Park ©
Kragga Kamma Game Park
Cape Recife Local Authority Nature Reserve ©

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

Plettenberg Bay ©
As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Plettenberg Bay holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Port Elizabeth to Plettenberg Bay takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Plettenberg Bay, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Oudtshoorn.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Robberg Nature Reserve ©
Robberg Nature Reserve
Birds of Eden ©
Birds of Eden

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa

Oudtshoorn ©
Nestled in the arid valley of Little Karoo, the town of Oudtshoorn remains the hub of everything ostrich-related, housing the world's largest population of the flightless birds.
Before you visit Oudtshoorn, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Plettenberg Bay to Oudtshoorn in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hermanus.

Things to do in Oudtshoorn

Scenic Drive Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Swartberg Pass ©
Swartberg Pass
Cango Wildlife Ranch ©
Cango Wildlife Ranch

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Hermanus, South Africa

Hermanus ©
Renowned as a premier whale-watching destination, Hermanus grew from a quaint fishing village nestled on Walker Bay.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): kick back and relax at Grotto Beach, take in the pleasant sights at Hermanus Cliff Path, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Honingklip Brewery & Restaurant.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hermanus day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Oudtshoorn to Hermanus in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. Traveling from Oudtshoorn in November, you will find days in Hermanus are a bit warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cape Town.

Things to do in Hermanus

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Honingklip Brewery & Restaurant
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Grotto Beach ©
Grotto Beach
Hermanus Cliff Path ©
Hermanus Cliff Path
Honingklip Brewery & Restaurant ©
Honingklip Brewery & Restaurant

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Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
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: get great views at Cape Point, step off the mainland to explore Robben Island Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Signal Hill, and wander the streets of Bo-kaap.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Cape Town trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Hermanus to Cape Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daily temperatures in Cape Town can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cederberg.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

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Cederberg, South Africa

Cederberg ©
On the 24th (Tue), do a tasting at Cederberg Private Cellar and then Head underground at Stadsaal Caves. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Hantam National Botanical Garden.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cederberg trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Cape Town to Cederberg in 3 hours. Traveling from Cape Town in November, you will find days in Cederberg are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). You will leave for Fish River Region on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in Cederberg

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trip

Hantam National Botanical Garden
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Hantam National Botanical Garden ©
Hantam National Botanical Garden
Cederberg Private Cellar ©
Cederberg Private Cellar

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Fish River Region, Namibia

Fish River Region ©
The Fish River Canyon, is located in the south of Namibia. On the 27th (Fri), stroll around /Ai-/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park and then take in breathtaking views at Fish River Canyon.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Fish River Region trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cederberg to Fish River Region. Traveling from Cederberg to Fish River Region, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. You will leave for Namib-Naukluft Park on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Fish River Region

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Fish River Canyon ©
Fish River Canyon

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Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia

Namib-Naukluft Park ©
One of the world's largest nature and game reserves, the vast Namib-Naukluft Park boasts sweeping desert and mountain landscapes, a diverse range of animal life, and the surreal Sossusvlei, a scenic saltpan sprinkled with towering red sand dunes and petrified acacia trees.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sossusvlei. On the 29th (Sun), admire nature's extreme beauty at Sossusvlei and then admire nature's extreme beauty at Big Daddy Dune. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Elim Dunes and then take in breathtaking views at Sesriem Canyon.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Namib-Naukluft Park trip itinerary maker app.

Fly from Fish River Region to Namib-Naukluft Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and car; or do a combination of train and car. In November, daytime highs in Namib-Naukluft Park are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Namib-Naukluft Park

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 1:
Highlights from your plan
Sossusvlei ©
Sossusvlei
Big Daddy Dune ©
Big Daddy Dune
Elim Dunes ©
Elim Dunes

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Swakopmund, Namibia

Swakopmund ©
Nestled on Namibia's Atlantic coast and surrounded by the sand dunes of the vast Namib Desert, the resort town of Swakopmund enchants visitors with its distinct German colonial architecture and pleasant climate.
Step out of Swakopmund to go to Walvis Bay and see Walvis Bay Waterfront, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Swakopmund Museum, stroll through Snake Park, take a leisurely stroll along Swakopmund Jetty, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Marin Aquarium of Namibia.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Swakopmund online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Namib-Naukluft Park to Swakopmund takes 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Swakopmund can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Walvis Bay
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
National Marin Aquarium of Namibia ©
National Marin Aquarium of Namibia
Swakopmund Museum ©
Swakopmund Museum
Woermannhaus
Woermannhaus

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Windhoek, Namibia

Windhoek ©
Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.
On the 4th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at National Botanic Garden of Namibia, stop by Herrle & Herma Jewellers, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Okapuka Ranch. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Trans-Namib Railroad Museum, examine the collection at Owela Museum, thenwalk around Zoo Park, and finally try to win big at Avani Windhoek Hotel Casino.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Windhoek trip planner.

Getting from Swakopmund to Windhoek by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Swakopmund in December, with highs in Windhoek at 38°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Etosha National Park.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Museums Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
National Botanic Garden of Namibia ©
National Botanic Garden of Namibia
Okapuka Ranch ©
Okapuka Ranch
Trans-Namib Railroad Museum ©
Trans-Namib Railroad Museum

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Etosha National Park, Namibia

Etosha National Park ©
For nature lovers, a trip to Etosha National Park seems like a dream: the vast salt desert houses hundreds of animal species, which roam the arid lands and gather near the many waterholes.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Etosha and then don't miss a visit to Okaukuejo waterhole.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Etosha National Park road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Etosha National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. On the 8th (Tue), you're off to Windhoek.

Things to do in Etosha National Park

Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Etosha ©
Etosha

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Windhoek, Namibia

Windhoek ©
On the 8th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Gibeon Meteorites, thenhunt for treasures at Namibia Craft Centre, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Christuskirche, and finally stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Namibia, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Parliament Gardens, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Windhoek journey planner.

You can fly from Etosha National Park to Windhoek in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Ghanzi.

Things to do in Windhoek

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve ©
Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve

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Ghanzi, Botswana

Ghanzi
Ghanzi is a town in the middle of the Kalahari Desert the western part of the Republic of Botswana in southern Africa. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Kuru Art Project.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ghanzi online journey maker.

You can drive from Windhoek to Ghanzi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Windhoek to Ghanzi due to the time zone difference. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Okavango Delta.

Things to do in Ghanzi

Shopping Museums
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Okavango Delta, Botswana

Okavango Delta ©
Listed as a World Heritage Site, Okavango Delta represents a sanctuary for a rich and diverse animal and plant life, which continues to attract swarms of tourists, adventurers, and nature lovers.
Spend the 11th (Fri) in the pleasant surroundings of NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Spend the 12th (Sat) in the pleasant surroundings of Moremi Wildlife Reserve. There's more to do: take in the views from Khwai River Bridge.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Okavango Delta road trip site.

You can drive from Ghanzi to Okavango Delta in 7.5 hours. In December in Okavango Delta, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust
Find places to stay Dec 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve

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Chobe National Park, Botswana

Chobe National Park ©
A trip to Chobe National Park awakens the naturalist in every traveler and opens numerous possibilities for adventure.
Chobe National Park is known for parks, wildlife, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Savute Reserve and walk around Seboba Nature and Recreational Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Chobe National Park trip app.

Explore your travel options from Okavango Delta to Chobe National Park with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Nata.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

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Savute Reserve ©
Savute Reserve
Serondela Reserve ©
Serondela Reserve

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Nata, Botswana

Nata
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Nata Bird Sanctuary.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Nata trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chobe National Park to Nata. In December, daytime highs in Nata are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 18th (Fri), you'll travel to Victoria Falls.

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Nata Bird Sanctuary
Nata Bird Sanctuary

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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): look for gifts at Cultural Vibes Music Shop.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Victoria Falls day trip site.

Drive from Nata to Victoria Falls in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Nata in December, expect little chillier with lows of 24°C in Victoria Falls. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Cultural Vibes Music Shop ©
Cultural Vibes Music Shop
Victoria Falls Snake Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park

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