8 days in Cape Town & Upington Itinerary

8 days in Cape Town & Upington Itinerary

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Cape Town
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Cape Town

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Family-friendly places like Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Victoria & Alfred Waterfront will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, contemplate the long history of Robben Island Museum, get great views at Cape Point, and examine the collection at District Six Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cape Town trip planning website.

Johannesburg to Cape Town is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. December in Cape Town sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Upington.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature
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Upington

Upington is a town founded in 1884 and located in the Northern Cape province of South Africa, on the banks of the Orange River. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Kalahari-Oranje Museum and then do a tasting at Orange River Cellars.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Upington online trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cape Town to Upington. When traveling from Cape Town in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Upington, with highs around 43°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Upington

Museums · Wineries
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