7 days in Africa & Mozambique Itinerary

7 days in Africa & Mozambique Itinerary

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Cape Town, South Africa
— 2 nights
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Maputo, Mozambique
— 2 nights
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Marrakech, Morocco
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Cape Town, South Africa — 2 nights

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): kick back and relax at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and then get great views at Cape Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Cape Town Holocaust & Genocide Centre, then kick back and relax at Clifton Beaches, and then take in the waterfront at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cape Town trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Cape Town is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Cape Town. February in Cape Town sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Maputo.
Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Outdoors

Maputo, Mozambique — 2 nights

Walking the broad, leafy avenues of Maputo, Mozambique's capital and bustling harbor city, you can discover numerous architectural gems and come to appreciate the area's Portuguese-influenced culture.
Maputo Free Walking Tour has been added to your itinerary. On the 4th (Fri), learn more about the world around you at Museum of Geology, then shop like a local with CCFM - Centro Cultural Franco-Mocambicano, then squeeze the most out of the city with Maputo Free Walking Tour, and finally admire the natural beauty at Tunduru Botanical Gardens.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Maputo attractions planner.

Fly from Cape Town to Maputo in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cape Town in February, things will get a bit warmer in Maputo: highs are around 38°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Marrakech.
Tours · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Marrakech, Morocco — 2 nights

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, then contemplate the long history of Koutoubia Mosque, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fna. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, steep yourself in history at Palacio da Bahia, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Marrakech trip planning tool.

Fly from Maputo to Marrakech in 16.5 hours. Traveling from Maputo to Marrakech, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Maputo in February; daily highs in Marrakech reach 23°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can fly back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Mozambique travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Architectural Buildings · Islands
Still relatively unvisited by international tourists, Mozambique boasts plenty of natural and cultural charms that could easy make it into a major vacation destination. The beaches of the south come in all shapes and sizes, while the less-visited north offers island archipelagos and untouched coral reefs. The colonial architecture of the main urban areas complements the colorful African heritage that still holds sway here, with the region's art, cuisine, and music ensuring each trip to Mozambique allows the visitor to appreciate the country's distinct culture and vast landscape.