Adventure - Art - Culture - Juniors Abroad at George Fox

Southern Africa

Faculty: Andrea Alexander
Meeting Time: Tuesday 6:30-9:00pm

Student Cost: $2,200

 

Days 1 and 2: Fly from PDX to Johannesburg

Soweto day tour

*Aparteid Museum ($6)

*Nelson Mandela House ($2)

Day 3: Johannesburg

*Farm to Fork Culinary Tour ($14)

*Constitution Hill ($4)

Day 4: Travel to Kruger National Park

Travel through the Mpumalanga Province along the Panorama Route, including God's Window and Bourke's Luck Potholes

Day 5: Kruger National Park (game reserve)

Game watching and bird viewing

 *Night drive with guide ($30)

Day 6: Travel to Hlane Royal National Park

Slow game drive leaving Kruger National Park

*Guided game walk at Hlane Park ($15)

Day 7: Travel to Mozambique beach campground

4x4 drive to seaside village of Ponta Malongane

Days 8: Ponta Malongane

Snorkeling, swimming

*SCUBA opportunity (student bears cost)

*Boat cruise to see dolphins ($30)

Day 9: Travel to St. Lucia Estuary

See birds, mammals and reptiles

Photos of crocodiles and hippos

*Boat cruise ($13)

Day 10: Travel to Valley of a Thousand Hills

Traditional Homestay

Local food, song, and dance

Village hike

Day 11: Durban

Shopping, cafes

Beachcombing

*Bay cruise ($17)

Day 12: Travel to Wild Coast/ Cintsa

Beach sunset

Day 13: Cintsa

 *Village tour ($16)

 Canoeing

Day 14: Travel to Addo Elephant National Park

Overland game drive

*Night gave drive ($20)

Day 15:  Addo Elephant National Park

Game drive

Travel to Tsitsikamma National Park

Day 16: Travel to Tsitsikamma National Park

 View otters, dolphins, tortoises, and hopefully whales

 *Snorkelling ($7)

 Waterfall trail walk

 Stormsriver Mouth Hike

Day 17: Travel to Oudtshoorn

Stop in Krysna to see lagoon

Weltevrede Fig Farm

Cango Caves guided tour

Day 18: Meerkats and Bontebok National Park

Sunrise meerkat viewing

Bontebok National Park hiking trails

Day 19 and 20: Cape Town

Stop in Hermanus to see beach and rest

                        Service opportunity at international school TBD