Johannesburg, Kruger Park, Panorama Route & Cape Town - 12 Days

Explore Johannesburg, Kruger Park, Panorama Route & Cape Town

12 Days

For a 12-day itinerary that includes exploration in Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, the Panorama Route, and Cape Town, travellers can anticipate a diverse and enriching experience. This itinerary offers a perfect blend of city exploration, wildlife encounters, natural beauty, and cultural experiences, providing travellers with a comprehensive South African adventure.

Why travellers should visit Cape Town and Kruger Park

  1. Diversity of Experiences: Combining Urban and Wildlife Adventures: The contrast between Cape Town’s vibrant city life and the wild, untamed beauty of Kruger National Park offers a comprehensive South African experience.
  2. Natural Wonders: Scenic Beauty: From the iconic Table Mountain and picturesque beaches of Cape Town to the vast savannahs and wildlife-rich landscapes of Kruger, the natural beauty is unparalleled.
  3. Rich Cultural Heritage: Historical Significance: Both destinations offer deep insights into South Africa’s history, culture, and the legacy of figures like Nelson Mandela.
  4. Unique Wildlife Encounters: Close Proximity to Wildlife: Kruger National Park provides some of the best opportunities to see the Big Five and other wildlife up close, an unforgettable experience for nature lovers.
  5.  Accessibility: Convenient Travel: Both destinations are well connected by flights, with Cape Town International Airport serving as a major hub and Kruger being accessible via regional airports and good road networks.
    6. World-Class Facilities: Tourist Infrastructure: Both Cape Town and Kruger offer excellent infrastructure, from high-quality accommodations and dining to guided tours and educational resources. Combining a visit to Cape Town and Kruger National Park provides travellers with a diverse and enriching South African adventure, encompassing both cultural exploration and thrilling wildlife experiences.

12- Days Johannesburg, Kruger Park, Panorama Route & Cape Town

Day One

Arrive at OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg. Transfer to your hotel. Evening: Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant and relax after your journey. 

Day 1: Arrival in Johannesburg Morning/Afternoon:

Day Two

Explore Johannesburg's historical and cultural attractions, including the Apartheid Museum and Constitution Hill. 

Afternoon: Visit the vibrant Soweto township for a deeper understanding of South Africa's history. Evening: Dinner at a restaurant.

Day 2: Soweto, Apartheid Museum & Johannesburg City Tour Morning

Day Three

Morning: Depart Johannesburg for Kruger National Park (approximately 5-6 hours drive). Afternoon: Arrive at your lodge in Kruger and check-in. Embark on a sunset game drive in Kruger National Park.

Evening: Enjoy a relaxing evening at the lodge.

ay 3: Johannesburg to Kruger National Park

Day Four & Five

Embark on a full day game drive starting as early as 5:00 am in Kruger National Park to spot the Big Five and other wildlife. Breakfast/Lunch in Kruger National Park. Evening: Dinner at the lodge.

Day 4-5: Kruger National Park Safari Day 4-5

Day Six

Depart Kruger National Park for the Panorama Route tour. Highlights: Visit attractions such as Blyde River Canyon, God's Window, Bourke's Luck Potholes, and Lisbon Falls. Lunch: Stop at a local restaurant for lunch. Evening: Arrive at your accommodation for the night. 

Day 6: Panorama Route Tour Morning

Day Seven

Afternoon: Arrive in Cape Town, transfer to your hotel and relax.

Day 7: Return to Johannesburg and Fly to Cape Town or fly from Kruger to Cape Town

Day Eight to Eleven

Explore Cape Town's iconic attractions, Table Mountain lunch at the V&A Waterfront, and sail to Robben Island.

: Explore Cape Town's iconic attractions, Table

Day Nine

Cape Peninsula Tour

Day 9: Cape Peninsula Tour

Day Ten

Experience Cape Town's diverse culinary scene with dinners at local restaurants.

Day 10: Enjoy wine tasting in the Cape Wine-lands. Meals

Day Eleven

A rest day in Cape Town you are free to explore more of the city, sightseeing, shopping 

Day 11: rest Day Cape Town

Day Twelve

Depending on your flight schedule, enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Afternoon: Transfer to Cape Town International Airport for your departure.

Departure from Cape Town Morning: