7 days in Cape Town, Knysna & Port Elizabeth Itinerary

7 days in Cape Town, Knysna & Port Elizabeth Itinerary

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7 days in Cape Town, Knysna & Port Elizabeth Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Cape Town
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Knysna
— 1 night
3
Port Elizabeth
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, parks, beaches, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Cape of Good Hope, head off the coast to Robben Island Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Two Oceans Aquarium.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Cape Town trip site .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cape Town is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Cape Town, with lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Knysna.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

1
night
Knysna

Knysna ©
Enshrouded in lush indigenous forest and surrounding a scenic lagoon of the same name, the Garden Route town of Knysna has plenty to offer.
On the 18th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Knysna Heads, tour the pleasant surroundings at Knysna Elephant Park, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mitchell's Brewery.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Knysna trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Knysna takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Knysna sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Port Elizabeth.

Things to do in Knysna

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries
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Knysna Heads ©
Knysna Heads
Knysna Elephant Park ©
Knysna Elephant Park

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): stroll through Shamwari Game Reserve.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Port Elizabeth trip planner .

You can drive from Knysna to Port Elizabeth in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. April in Port Elizabeth sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Elizabeth

Wildlife Parks
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Shamwari Game Reserve ©
Shamwari Game Reserve

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