South Africa Travel Course

The itinerary and travel dates are customizable.

This initial itinerary is a sample itinerary and does not reflect any academic programs. ARAMFO offers its travel courses to all fields of study. Therefore, our initial itineraries serve as a reference for the types of activities and locations available in the region. All customizations for academic programs are made on a case by case basis.

Initial Itinerary

Day

Program

Day 1&2

Transfer from the airport to the hotel in Johannesburg.

Check-in and Dinner.

Day 3

Pick up from OR Tambo international airport and transfer to hotel. Relax until 4:00pm.

Short tour in the city.

Welcome dinner with your professor and guide at 6:00pm.

Day 4

A full day city sightseeing of Soweto includes:

Teboho Trust School

Orlando west high school

Apartheid Museum

Vilakazi Street (Tourist Street in Soweto)

Tesmond tutu house in Soweto

Nelson Mandela House

Hector Pieterson Memorial palace and Museum

Dinner

 Day 5

Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve 

Visit Lesedi Cultural Village

Day 6

Full day tour in Johannesburg includes:

Constitutional Hill

Alexandra Township

Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton

Nelson Mandela Bridge

Africa Museum and Miriam Makeba Park

Tallest Building in South Africa

Family dinner with a native family in Johannesburg

Day 7

Visit ANC Building to learn more about political life of South Africa

ANC (African National Congress)

Door of Hope, Children’s Mission

Family dinner with a native family in Johannesburg

Fly to Cape Town

Day 8

Voluntary work at Blikkiesdorp Community.

Day 9

Robben Island museum

Day 10

Full Day Cape Peninsula Tour (Optional Table Mountain Cable car ride at an extra charge around $30)

You will see:

·        Clifton & Camps Bay

·        Twelve Apostles mountains

·        Hout Bay

·        Chapman’s Peak Drive

·        Noordhoek

·        Ostrich-viewing drive

·        Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve

·        Cape Point

·        False Bay

·        Penguin Colony (optional)

·        Simon's Town

·        Muizenberg

·        Constantia

Day 11

9:00 to 1:00pm Visit Groote Schuur Hospital

SHAWCO after the lunch

Day 12

Final Departure

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