Study Abroad in Stellenbosch, South Africa

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Program Dates - January Term 2021

AIFS Flight Dates

Outbound: January 3, 2021 to Cape Town | Inbound: January 20, 2021 from Cape Town

January Term Program - Photography

Sunday, January 3

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

Monday, January 4

Arrive in Cape Town. Transfer to accommodation in Stellenbosch*

Tuesday, January 5

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

Wednesday, January 6

Classes on campus begin with academic field trips in the Stellenbosch area

Saturday, January 9

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 10

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

Wednesday, January 13

Depart Stellenbosch to travel along the Garden Route

Thursday, January 14

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

Friday, January 15

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

Saturday, January 16

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

Sunday, January 17

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

Monday, January 18

Return to Stellenbosch and visit the Kogelberg Biosphere

Tuesday, January 19

Exhibition of student work takes place

Wednesday, January 20

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.

** Optional Garden Route Tour
Students taking the Wine Making or Business programs may sign up for an optional 4-day Garden Route tour at the end of the program. (Photography students will travel along the Garden Route as part of their program). This tour is offered by Stellenbosch University in conjunction with a local travel company and is not offered by AIFS. Students sign up and pay directly for this tour (Fee is R5900). Information on how to do this will be provided.

The Garden Route Tour will include a 4x4 Game Drive, Plattenburg Bay and Knysna, canoeing and an elephant encounter, a visit to Cango Caves and 2 nights stay at Myoli Beach and 1 night in Outshoorn. Breakfast and dinner are included daily.

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