ARE YOU READY FOR AN AMAZING EXPERIENCE IN CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA!?
Dates: Monday, May 28, 2018 – Thursday, June 7, 2018
Day 1 Monday, May 28, 2018
When you arrive at the airport you will be met by our representatives as soon as you exit the plane. They will help you through customs and to your bags, and then with the aid of a porter service, you will be guided to your coach transfer to your Cape Town accommodations!
This property is well located so that you may access the sights of Cape Town, many restaurants, pubs, and shops all within a safe and short walk from your hotel!
Day 2 Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Today we have left as a free day for you to participate in various events with our local partners or explore on your own.
Day 3 Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Today we have left as a free day for you to participate in alumni or study abroad events that will be taking place in the city.
Day 4 Thursday, May 31, 2018
Today we have arranged tickets on the Table Mountain Cable Car, you will have a coach transfer to and from the cable car station.
The remainder of the day is at leisure.
Day 5 Friday, June 01, 2018
Today you will be met by your guide and walked over to the ferry terminal, where you will board the boat to Robben Island. Robben Island is an infamous place in South Africa. The unforgiving prison island is known for its inhuman treatment of prisoners and where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years of his life. You will walk through the grounds guided by people with true first-hand knowledge of the place-guides are people who were previously incarcerated on the island under the apartheid government.
Day 6 Saturday, June 02, 2018
Today you have a day at leisure! We recommend visiting the Old Biscuit Mill Market for some amazing artesianal food and locally designed crafts and clothing.
Day 7 Sunday, June 03, 2018
This morning you will be brought to the heart of Cape Town to have a walking tour the city with a local Capetonian guide. This tour is an amazing experience, and you will have the opportunity to hear a first-hand account of what it was like to live through apartheid. Your guide will also cover the various historical buildings and areas of Cape Town stretching all the way back to the Dutch and English colonial times.
Day 8 Monday, June 04, 2018
Today you will go with you will go on a guided coach tour that will start from downtown Cape Town and take you through many lovely villages en route to Cape Point. You will drive through the beautiful towns of Camps Bay and Hout Bay before you take the famous Chapman’s Peak Pass along the cliffs and down to the picturesque beaches of Noordhoek. From here you will make your way down to Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope. You will drive past stunning nature and wildlife, some of which is endemic to the Western Cape! Here you will be able to enjoy a loop walk to the lighthouse at the southwestern-most tip of Africa and then over to the Cape of Good Hope where you can take in the splendid seascape. On your way back from here, you will go around the other side of the peninsula and make a stop at Simon’s Town to go see the penguins at Boulders Beach. After this stop and if time permits, you will also visit the Kirstenbosch Gardens
Day 9 Tuesday, June 05, 2018
Today you will enjoy a day at leisure! Be sure to visit the Cape Malay neighborhood of Bo Kaap and have a walk along the famous Long St.
Day 10 Wednesday, June 06, 2018
If the suns out, today is a perfect day to enjoy a light hike! As you have already ventured up Table Mountain, we highly recommend heading over to Lions Head to soak in some amazing 360 degree views of the city!
Day 11 Thursday, June 07, 2018
Today is your last day to explore this marvelous city! This afternoon you will be met by your coach and transferred back to the Cape Town Airport for your flights home!
Purchase your tickets here before it’s too late!