14 days in Cape Town & Port Elizabeth Itinerary

14 days in Cape Town & Port Elizabeth Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Cape Town
— 7 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Port Elizabeth
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Tel Aviv

7
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Take a break from the city and head to Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Cape Point. For shopping fun, head to Greenmarket Square or The Cape Malay Art Exhibition- Bo Kaap. Change things up with these side-trips from Cape Town: Shark Diving (in Gansbaai) and Kwaaiwater (in Hermanus). The adventure continues: hike along Platteklip Gorge, take in the awesome beauty at Lion's Head, take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and stop by Shimansky.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Cape Town day trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cape Town is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in October: high temperatures in Cape Town hover around 27°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Port Elizabeth.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Shark Diving, Kwaaiwater
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Platteklip Gorge ©
Platteklip Gorge

6
nights
Port Elizabeth

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.
Do your shopping at Daniell Cheetah Project and Baywest Mall. Step out of the city life by going to Shamwari Game Reserve and Safaris. Change things up with these side-trips from Port Elizabeth: Storms River (Bitou Art Gallery & The Dolphin Trail), Parque Nacional dos Elefantes Addo (in Addo Elephant National Park) and Mosaic Studio (in Kenton-on-Sea). The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Ron Belling Art Gallery and take in the views from Storms River bridge.

Before you visit Port Elizabeth, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Port Elizabeth can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Elizabeth

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Tsitsikamma National Park, Parque Nacional dos Elefantes Addo, Mosaic Studio, Daniell Cheetah Project
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Shamwari Game Reserve ©
Shamwari Game Reserve
The Dolphin Trail ©
The Dolphin Trail
Safaris

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