17 days in Africa Itinerary

17 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nairobi, Kenya
— 4 nights
2
Livingstone, Zambia
— 2 nights
3
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 4 nights
4
Ngamiland East, Botswana
— 2 nights
5
Windhoek, Namibia
— 2 nights

4
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi ©
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.
Nairobi is known for parks, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nairobi National Park, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum, and stroll through Giraffe Centre.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nairobi trip maker tool.

Los Angeles, USA to Nairobi is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Nairobi is 11 hours. In March, Nairobi is somewhat warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Livingstone.

Things to do in Nairobi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Central Island National Park
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre

2
nights
Livingstone, Zambia

Livingstone ©
Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire all the interesting features of Mukuni Village, thenadmire the sheer force of Victoria Falls, and then explore and take pictures at Gorge Swing. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Railway Museum and then get a taste of the local shopping with Wayiwayi Art Studio and Gallery.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Livingstone trip planner.

You can fly from Nairobi to Livingstone in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from East Africa Time to Central Africa Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Nairobi in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Livingstone, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Livingstone

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Mukuni Village
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Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls
Mukuni Village ©
Mukuni Village
Gorge Swing ©
Gorge Swing

4
nights
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.
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, look for gifts at Cultural Vibes Music Shop, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and browse the exhibits of Prime Art Gallery.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Victoria Falls trip planner.

Victoria Falls is just a stone's throw from Livingstone. Traveling from Livingstone in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Victoria Falls, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ngamiland East.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Victoria Falls Bridge ©
Victoria Falls Bridge
Helicopter Tours

2
nights
Ngamiland East, Botswana

Ngamiland East ©
Ngamiland East, a sub-district of Botswana's North-East District, is all about the wildlife and safaris.
On the 25th (Wed), stroll through NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Okavango River.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ngamiland East day trip planning website.

Getting from Victoria Falls to Ngamiland East by combination of car, bus, and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and bus. March in Ngamiland East sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Ngamiland East

Parks Nature Wildlife
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NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust ©
Okavango River ©
Okavango River

2
nights
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 27th (Fri), stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve and then stroll through Deadvlei. Here are some ideas for day two: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, admire the landmark architecture of Christuskirche, and then look for gifts at Herrle & Herma Jewellers.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Windhoek trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ngamiland East to Windhoek takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ngamiland East to Windhoek. Traveling from Ngamiland East in March, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Windhoek. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Deadvlei
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Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche

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