15 days in Eswatini (Swaziland) Itinerary

15 days in Eswatini (Swaziland) Itinerary

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15 days in Eswatini (Swaziland) Itinerary

Start: Port Elizabeth
Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
Piggs Peak
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Simunye
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Ezulwini
— 8 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h
End: Port Elizabeth

1
night
Piggs Peak

Piggs Peak ©
Piggs Peak is a town in north western Swaziland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): don't miss a visit to Nsangwini Bushman Paintings, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Malolotja Nature Reserve, and then take in the exciting artwork at Tintsaba Crafts.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Piggs Peak vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Port Elizabeth, South Africa to Piggs Peak is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll set off for Simunye on the 1st (Sun).

Things to do in Piggs Peak

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Malolotja Nature Reserve
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Malolotja Nature Reserve ©
Malolotja Nature Reserve
Tintsaba Crafts ©
Tintsaba Crafts
Nsangwini Bushman Paintings ©
Nsangwini Bushman Paintings

4
nights
Simunye

Simunye ©
Simunye is a sugar mill town on the lowveld in eastern Swaziland. Escape the urban bustle at Hlane Royal National Park and Mbuluzi Game Reserve and Lodges. Step out of Simunye to go to Mhlume and see Lebombo Mountains, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Sugarcane Museum and stroll through Mlawula Nature Reserve.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the Simunye online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Piggs Peak to Simunye takes 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Simunye are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ezulwini.

Things to do in Simunye

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Lebombo Mountains, Mlawula Nature Reserve
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Hlane Royal National Park ©
Hlane Royal National Park
Mlawula Nature Reserve ©
Mlawula Nature Reserve
The Sugarcane Museum ©
The Sugarcane Museum

8
nights
Ezulwini

Ezulwini ©
Removed from the bigger and busier parts of the country, Ezulwini Valley represents a quiet place where visitors can relax but at the same time discover the wildlife that spreads across this region.
Head to Swazi Candles and Gone Ruralfor some retail therapy. National Museum and Yebo Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Ezulwini side-trips: Mbabane (Golf Course & Sibebe Rock), Mantenga Nature Reserve (in Manzini) and Ngwenya Mine (in Ngwenya). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Mantenga Cultural Village, explore the landscape on two wheels at Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and take in the awesome beauty at Nyonyane Mountain.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ezulwini route maker website .

Getting from Simunye to Ezulwini by car takes about 1.5 hours. While traveling from Simunye, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Ezulwini, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 16°C. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Ezulwini

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Mbabane, Lobamba, Manzini, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, Malkerns
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Mantenga Cultural Village ©
Mantenga Cultural Village
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary
Swazi Candles ©
Swazi Candles

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