The average price of a 7-day trip to Madikwe is $1,531 for a solo traveler, $2,750 for a couple, and $5,155 for a family of 4. Madikwe hotels range from $41 to $189 per night with an average of $73, while most vacation rentals will cost $120 to $160 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport (JNB) are between $925 and $1,485 per person for economy flights and $2,903 to $4,660 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $33 to $75 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Madikwe, ZA

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to JNB and stay in a Madikwe hotel:

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 3rd to September 23rd (except the week of September 10th)
  • October 22nd to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Madikwe is usually late January and early February.

 

Average Madikwe Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Madikwe for a week is $920-$2,237($131-$320 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $33 to $75 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $497 to $1,292 for economy

Lodging: $52 to $70 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $32 to $39 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Madikwe for a week is $2,504-$4,440($358-$634 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $66 to $150 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $994 to $2,584 for economy

Lodging: $52 to $70 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $32 to $39 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Madikwe for a week is $3,218-$8,108($460-$1,158 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $132 to $300 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,988 to $5,168 for economy

Lodging: $104 to $140 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $51 to $62 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Madikwe

How cheap can you make a vacation to Madikwe? The cheapest trip to Madikwe is about $118 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 0% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $160 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $36.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Madikwe for a week is $825-$2,589($118-$370 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $16 to $31 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $497 to $1,292 for economy

Lodging: $36 to $41 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $160 to $180 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Madikwe for a week is $1,434-$4,098($205-$585 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $32 to $62 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $994 to $2,584 for economy

Lodging: $36 to $41 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $160 to $180 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Madikwe for a week is $2,868-$7,548($410-$1,078 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $64 to $124 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,988 to $5,168 for economy

Lodging: $72 to $82 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $256 to $252 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Madikwe cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Madikwe Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Madikwe.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Madikwe for a week is $2,105-$5,728($301-$818 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $59 to $150 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,128 to $2,662 for first class

Lodging: $94 to $189 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $160 to $336 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Madikwe for a week is $3,646-$9,440($521-$1,349 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $118 to $300 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,256 to $5,324 for first class

Lodging: $94 to $189 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $160 to $336 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Madikwe for a week is $7,292-$18,076($1,042-$2,582 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $236 to $600 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,512 to $10,648 for first class

Lodging: $188 to $378 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $224 to $538 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Madikwe Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Madikwe is slightly lower than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Madikwe due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Madikwe Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Madikwe hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

It appears there are only a few vacations rentals with very few price options in Madikwe.

 

Flight Costs to Madikwe

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,485 average in mid December to a low of $925 in late January and early February. Median flight price is $1,040. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Madikwe our data includes 310 originating airports, and 112 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Madikwe from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $6,751 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like King Shaka International (DUR) in Durban (South Africa) at an average of just $69.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Monday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Madikwe, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $560, so you can easily save about 60% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Madikwe can easily cost $230 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $16 per person. Private tours can cost $470 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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