60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Livingstone, Zambia
— 2 nights
2
Windhoek, Namibia
— 2 nights
3
Swakopmund, Namibia
— 5 nights
4
Cape Town, South Africa
— 8 nights
5
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 6 nights
6
Mulanje, Malawi
— 1 night
7
Nairobi, Kenya
— 7 nights
8
Mombasa, Kenya
— 5 nights
9
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
— 3 nights
10
Port Sudan, Sudan
— 1 night
11
Cairo, Egypt
— 6 nights
12
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 6 nights
13
Hurghada, Egypt
— 6 nights

2
nights
Livingstone, Zambia

Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.
Visiting Victoria Falls and Kayaking & Canoeing will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, see the interesting displays at Railway Museum, view the masterpieces at The National Art Gallery, Livingstone, and get engrossed in the history at Livingstone Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Livingstone trip itinerary tool.

London, UK to Livingstone is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Livingstone. August in Livingstone sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Livingstone

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Mukuni Village
Highlights from your plan
Helicopter Tours
Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls
Kayaking & Canoeing

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): browse the eclectic array of goods at Namibia Craft Centre, tour the pleasant surroundings at Deadvlei, and then tee off at Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis. On the next day, stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Windhoek trip itinerary maker site.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Livingstone to Windhoek in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Livingstone to Windhoek due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Livingstone in August since evenings lows in Windhoek dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Swakopmund.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Deadvlei
Highlights from your plan
Deadvlei ©
Deadvlei
Safaris
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

5
nights
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.
Visiting Spitzkoppe and Gobabeb Desert Research Station will get you outdoors. When in Swakopmund, make a side trip to see Dorob National Park in Gobabeb, approximately Gobabeb away. There's still lots to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Dune 7, and enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach Leisure Park.

Start your trip to Swakopmund by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Swakopmund takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Windhoek in August: highs in Swakopmund hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Swakopmund

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Walvis Bay, Gobabeb, Spitzkoppe
Highlights from your plan
Dorob National Park ©
Dorob National Park
Spitzkoppe ©
Spitzkoppe
Safaris

8
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Platteklip Gorge. Get out of town with these interesting Cape Town side-trips: West Coast National Park (in West Coast National Park) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Stellenbosch). The adventure continues: get great views at Cape Point, take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, head off the coast to Robben Island Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clifton Beaches.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cape Town attractions planner.

You can fly from Swakopmund to Cape Town in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Swakopmund to Cape Town, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Swakopmund in August: highs in Cape Town hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

West Coast National Park, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Platteklip Gorge ©
Platteklip Gorge

6
nights
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.
Visiting Ukutula Conservation Center and Lion and Safari Park will get you outdoors. Step out of Johannesburg to go to Pretoria and see National Library of South Africa, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, browse the different shops at Jack Friedman Eastgate, examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, and contemplate the long history of Mandela House.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Johannesburg vacation planner.

Getting from Cape Town to Johannesburg by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in August: highs in Johannesburg hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mulanje.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums Wildlife Fun & Games

Side Trips

Modderfontein, Ukutula Conservation Center, Jack Friedman Eastgate, Montecasino, Lion and Safari Park
Highlights from your plan
Ukutula Conservation Center ©
Ukutula Conservation Center
Safaris
Greenstone Mall ©
Greenstone Mall

1
night
Mulanje, Malawi

Mulanje ©
Mulanje is a town in the Southern Region, Malawi close to the border of Mozambique. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Mulanje.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Mulanje trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Mulanje takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Johannesburg in August: high temperatures in Mulanje hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Mulanje

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mount Mulanje ©
Mount Mulanje

7
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Nairobi National Park and Off-Road Tours. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elephant Hill, get interesting insight from Tours, and see the interesting displays at Karen Blixen Museum.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Nairobi day trip tool.

You can fly from Mulanje to Nairobi in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Mulanje to Nairobi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Mulanje in August: highs in Nairobi hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Nairobi

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Central Island National Park, Mugie Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

5
nights
Mombasa, Kenya

Mombasa rests on the exotic shores of the Indian Ocean and serves as a globally popular vacation destination thanks to its classy hotels and friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Get outdoors at Safaris and Diani Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Mombasa side-trips: Fishing Charters & Tours (in Diani Beach), Local Ocean Conservation (in Watamu) and Gede Ruins (in Gede). Spend the 5th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: stroll through Haller Park and stop by Imani Collective.

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You can fly from Nairobi to Mombasa in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Nairobi in September, with highs in Mombasa at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Addis Ababa.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Diani Beach, Local Ocean Conservation, Gede Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

A sprawling metropolis and home to millions of Ethiopians, Addis Ababa houses many international organizations, embassies, and commissions, making it a diplomatic, political, and economic hub of the country.
Get outdoors at Photography Tours and Horseback Riding Tours. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Entoto, take a peaceful walk through Menagesha Suba Forest Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Cathedral, and look for gifts at Salem's Ethiopia.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Addis Ababa online visit planner.

You can fly from Mombasa to Addis Ababa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Mombasa in September, things will get a bit cooler in Addis Ababa: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Port Sudan.

Things to do in Addis Ababa

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Mount Entoto ©
Mount Entoto
Horseback Riding Tours

1
night
Port Sudan, Sudan

Port Sudan ©
Port Sudan is a port city in eastern Sudan, and the capital of the state of Red Sea., it has 489,725 residents. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Sesibi Temple, explore the striking landscape of Sanganeb National Park, and then delve into the distant past at Temple of Sedeinga.

You can plan Port Sudan trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can fly from Addis Ababa to Port Sudan in 7.5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from East Africa Time (EAT) to Central Africa Time (CAT) is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Port Sudan

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sanganeb National Park ©
Sanganeb National Park
Sesibi Temple ©
Sesibi Temple

6
nights
Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Get out of town with these interesting Cairo side-trips: Giza (Great Sphinx & Pyramids of Giza). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, walk around Al-Azhar Park, contemplate the long history of Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, and get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cairo trip planning site.

Fly from Port Sudan to Cairo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trip

Giza
Highlights from your plan
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Nile River
Nile River
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities

6
nights
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
We've included these beaches for you: Na'ama Bay and Shark's Bay Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Coral Reefs. Change things up with a short trip to Blue Lagoon in Dahab (about 1h 35 min away). And it doesn't end there: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, browse the different shops at SOHO Square, head outdoors with The Kite Bubble, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Mustafa Mosque.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh trip planner.

Getting from Cairo to Sharm El Sheikh by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Cairo in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sharm El Sheikh, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Hurghada.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Dahab, Jackson Reef
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours

6
nights
Hurghada, Egypt

Hurghada ©
Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Careless Reef will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, step off the mainland to explore Giftun Islands, and go for a stroll along the water at Hurghada Marina.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Hurghada trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada in 3.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hurghada

Parks Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Giftun Islands ©
Giftun Islands
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris

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