11 days in South Africa & Dubai Itinerary

11 days in South Africa & Dubai Itinerary

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11 days in South Africa & Dubai Itinerary

Start: Mumbai, India
Fly:  16 h
1
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Johannesburg, South Africa
— Few hours
Fly:  3 h
4
Cape Town, South Africa
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
5
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
End: Mumbai, India

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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.
To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Johannesburg road trip planning site .

Mumbai, India to Johannesburg is an approximately 20-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to South Africa Standard Time (SAST) is minus 3 hours. While traveling from Mumbai, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Johannesburg, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Thu) before leaving for Pilanesberg National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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nights
Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa

Pilanesberg National Park ©
On the 31st (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pilanesberg National Park.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Pilanesberg National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Johannesburg to Pilanesberg National Park takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Johannesburg in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Pilanesberg National Park: highs are around 37°C and lows about 17°C. You will leave for Johannesburg on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Pilanesberg National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Pilanesberg National Park
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Pilanesberg National Park ©
Pilanesberg National Park

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Johannesburg, South Africa

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

You can drive from Pilanesberg National Park to Johannesburg in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Pilanesberg National Park in November, things will get slightly colder in Johannesburg: highs are around 32°C and lows about 15°C. You will leave for Cape Town on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Johannesburg

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Platteklip Gorge, Design Museum of South Africa, and other attractions. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Point, admire all the interesting features of Chapman's Peak Drive, and kick back and relax at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cape Town trip maker .

You can fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in November, you will find days in Cape Town are little chillier (28°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Dubai.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chapman's Peak Drive
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Dubai Garden Glow, Dubai Frame, The Green Planet, and other attractions.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubai route planner.

Fly from Cape Town to Dubai in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Cape Town to Dubai, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cape Town in November, expect Dubai to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 26°C. On the 9th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Funtours Desert Safari Dubai ©
Funtours Desert Safari Dubai
Dubai Frame ©
Dubai Frame
Dubai Garden Glow ©
Dubai Garden Glow

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