Explore the many facets of southern Africa, where history is rich, cultures are diverse and “Big Five” game viewing is extraordinary. In South Africa, follow Nelson Mandela’s “Long Walk to Freedom,” revel in glorious Cape Town and the sublime Cape Winelands and enjoy an incomparable three-night river safari aboard the exclusively chartered Five-Star Zambezi Queen on Namibia’s legendary Chobe River. Experience excellent game viewing in Botswana and visit three UNESCO World Heritage sites, including Zimbabwe’s spectacular Victoria Falls. Enjoy Five-Star accommodations in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Victoria Falls.
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- Trip Type
- Group Travel Tour, International Land & Rail Voyages, International River Voyages
- Departure Dates
- Feb 11, 2021 - Feb 25, 2021
Post-Program Option in the MalaMala Private Game Reserve bordering Kruger National Park.
John Meffert, consultant on Heritage Conservation Services, has a long tradition with the National Trust. He has served as the Director for our Southern Office from and was the director of the Preservation Society of Charleston, the oldest nonprofit organization in the United States, responsible for preserving the historic resources of Charleston, S.C. John has delighted many study tour groups with his lectures and insights on preservation, and receives rave reviews as study leader.
- day 1
Depart the U.S.
- day 2
Johannesburg, South Africa
- days 3-4
Johannesburg (Pretoria, Soweto)
- day 5
Johannesburg/Fly to Cape Town
- days 6-8
Cape Town (Robben Island, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Winelands)
- day 9
Cape Town/Fly to Kasane, Botswana/ Chobe River, Namibia/Embark Zambezi Queen
- days 10-11
Chobe River Safari
- day 12
Chobe River/Disembark ship/Chobe National Park, Botswana/Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
- day 13
- day 14
Victoria Falls/Fly to Johannesburg, South Africa/ Depart for the U.S
- day 15
Arrive the U.S
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