Study Abroad in Stellenbosch, South Africa

Program Dates - January Term 2020

AIFS Flight Dates

Outbound: January 1 to Cape Town | Inbound: January 18 from Cape Town

January Term Program - Photography

Wednesday, January 1

Optional overnight flight from U.S. to Cape Town*

Thursday, January 2

Arrive in Cape Town. Transfer to accommodation in Stellenbosch.*
Own travel students must also arrive on this date.

Friday, January 3

Full-day orientation program including academic meeting, campus tour and welcome meal

Saturday, January 4

Full-day excursion to Cape Town to include a sightseeing tour, a visit to Robben Island for a tour of the prison museum and Table Mountain by cable car

Sunday, January 5

Full-day guided excursion to Cape Point followed by a visit to a winery

Monday, January 6 to Firday, January 10

Classes on campus with academic field trips in the Stellenbosch area

Saturday, January 11

Depart Stellenbosch to travel along the Garden Route

Sunday, January 12

Visit an ostrich farm then travel onwards to the famed limestone Cango Caves

Monday, January 13

Visit Addo Elephant National Park. End the day at Jeffrey’s Bay

Tuesday, January 14

Travel to Tsitsikamma National Park and to Knysna a popular vacation town

Wednesday, January 15

Travel to Wilderness National Park and end the day in Cape Agulhas

Thursday, January 16

Return to Stellenbosch and visit the Kogelberg Biosphere

Friday, January 17

Exhibition of student work takes place

Saturday, January 18

Program Ends. Optional return flight from Cape Town to the U.S.*

Dates and routings are tentative and subject to change. Please note that the flight route may require connections in the U.S. or Europe.

* Included for students on the AIFS Flight Package only.