SOUTH AFRICA TRIP DESCRIPTION

South Africa is one of the most beautiful countries in the world as it is nestled on the southern most tip of Africa, perfect for unforgettable sunrises on the ocean overlooking mountains and terrains. Get ready to change your perspective on life as we travel to the top of Table Mountain and also to the heart of the Soweto Uprising, home to Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu and the Hector Pieterson Museum. Your trip to South Africa would not be complete without a trip to the Zulu nations where we will prepare food, dine and talk with Zulu natives.

As one of the most sought after destinations in the world, Cape Town or better known as the ‘Mother City’, is one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Some of Cape Town’s historical attractions include Robben Island, Table Mountain and the vast and renowned Winelands. The culture, fashion and music of South Africa will open your heart to the new possibilities unraveling throughout Africa.

SOUTH AFRICA TRIP SPECIFICS

Available for Tours | November – May

START | Cape Town

FINISH | Johannesburg

COUNTRIES | South Africa

PHYSICAL | Easy

AGES | 18+

GROUP SIZE | Minimum 8 people

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Self Discovery Happens in South Africa

Day 1 | Namkelekili Emzantsi Afrika!

After landing at Cape Town International Airport, your private Away to Africa driver will transport you to your lodging along South Africa’s coast.

You will have the evening to unwind and take in South Africa’s fresh air.

MEALS | Dinner Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 2 | Cape Town Freedom Fighters

Engage in a cultural excursion on a visit to Robben Island and Robert Sobukwe Memorial.Enjoy a bicycle ride around the beautiful Camps Bay after dinner.

MEALS | Breakfast & Lunch Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 3 | Top of the World on Table Mountain

Journey to the top of one of the oldest mountains in the world, Table Mountain.Watch the sunset on the mountain backdrop as we taste wine in Stellenbosch.

MEALS | Breakfast Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 4 | Shark’s Bait

Today we will tour the Marine Big 5: Southern Right/Humpback/Bryde’s Whales and Great White Shark around the renowned Shark Alley.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 5 | Community Outreach in Langa

Bicycle through Langa Township and share a heartwarming meal while listening to live music and hearing stories of South Africa’s history. Next we will bicycle to where we conduct our Community Outreach and engage with students in Langa.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 6 | Shakaland

Learn the true Zulu way of life as we travel to Kwazul-Natal, Durban to visit Shakaland, the same place where Shakazulu was filmed. Spend the afternoon digesting Zulu history, listening to the sounds of drums, dancing and enjoying a hearty lunch.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 7 | Journey to Johannesburg & Revolution at Soweto

Experience the true history of Apartheid at the Apartheid Museum, Hector Pieterson Museum and Nelson Mandela’s home before heading to Vilakazi road for dinner and music in the heart of Jo’burg, Soweto.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 8 | Kruger National Park

Relax as we depart to South Africa’s largest and greatest Safari’s; Kruger National Park.View Africa’s Big 5: Lions, Leopards, Rhinos, Elephants and Buffalos.

MEALS | Breakfast Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

Day 9 | Relax & Depart

Wake up early for an optional class of yoga and breakfast before we depart for your flight at O.R. Tambo Airport.

MEALS | Breakfast Included ACCOMMODATION | Single Room

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* PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ITINERARY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE FOR THE BEST INTEREST OF THE TRAVELER AT ANY NOTICE TIMING. AN AWAY TO AFRICA REPRESENTATIVE WILL CONTACT EACH TRAVELER TO NOTIFY OF ANY CHANGES.

SOUTH ARICA TOUR PRICING
$3,500.00/px*
3 CITIES | 8 NIGHTS | 9 DAYS
SINGLE OCCUPANCY
AVAILABLE FOR TOURS | NOVEMBER - MAY
*pricing and exchange rate are contingent on purchase timing.

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SOUTH AFRICA VISA INFORMATION

All American, Canadian, British and Jamaican passport holders who possess a valid, up to date Passport which does not expire within the six (6) months from date of travel, can enter South Africa without a Visa.

Required Vaccinations: Yellow Fever Vaccination is not required to enter into South Africa.

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TRIP INCLUSIONS

Our tour to South Africa includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout South Africa based on single occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

  • Roundtrip tickets from Johannesburg to Cape Town*
  • All Lodging Accommodations
  • Breakfast and Lunch in Langa
  • An Away to Africa Tour Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour
  • Entry Fees into all Excursions and all lounges we attend as a group
  • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off
  • Phone Chip (Option to Rent Local Cell Phone)

Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased.*

TRIP EXCLUSIONS

  • International flights
  • Incidental and personal expenses which includes but is not limited to: taxi rides outside of tours, personal telephone calls on hotel phones, hotel room charges, laundry, souvenirs, etc.
  • Lunch, Dinner & Alcoholic drinks

Additional Information

Country Description

South Africa is one of the most beautiful countries in the world as it is nestled on the southern most tip of Africa, perfect for unforgettable sunrises on the ocean overlooking mountains and terrains. Get ready to change your perspective on life as we travel to the top of Table Mountain and also to the heart of the Soweto Uprising, home to Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu and the Hector Pieterson Museum. Your trip to South Africa would not be complete without a trip to the Zulu nations where we will prepare food, dine and talk with Zulu natives.

As one of the most sought after destinations in the world, Cape Town or better known as the ‘Mother City’, is one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Some of Cape Town’s historical attractions include Robben Island, Table Mountain and the vast and renowned Winelands. The culture, fashion and music of South Africa will open your heart to the new possibilities unraveling throughout Africa.

Community Outreach Programme

Away to Africa is proud to incorporate our Community Outreach Programs into the itinerary for each country.When traveling to Africa many people always think of what they are looking to take away from their visit to the continent and Away to Africa would like for each of our guests to consider what they can contribute to Africa as well.

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Travel Tips & Essentials

There’s a few items we suggest you bring with you on an Away to Africa tour. Likewise these suggestions will most likely assist you in your planning process. They vary from country to country so please make note depending on which tour you have chosen.

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