Study Abroad in Stellenbosch, South Africa

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Study Abroad in Stellenbosch: Cultural Excursions

Included in your program fee are a range of day trips and overnight excursions which will take you outside Stellenbosch and deepen your social, historical and cultural understanding of South Africa.

Garden Route Tour (6 days)

Included in program fee

Take an absolutely unforgettable journey along South Africa’s famous Garden Route. Trip includes:

  • Accommodations
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Guided sightseeing tours, entrance fees, and visits to: the Cango Caves, an ostrich farm, a township in Knysna, Monkeyland and Knysna Elephant Sanctuary
  • Option to participate in activities for an additional fee such as: river ravine kloofing, horseback riding, treetop ziplining and sea kayaking

Cape Town and Robben Island (day trip)

Included in program fee

Tour Cape Town and Robben Island during a trip from Stellenbosch that includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Sightseeing in Cape Town
  • Guided bus tour of Robben Island and tour of the prison where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated

Cape of Good Hope and Boulders Beach Penguins (day trip)

Included in program fee

Visit the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve and Boulder’s Beach, famously home to over 3,000 African Penguins! Tour includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Sightseeing including the lighthouse at Cape Point and local wildlife

Beach and Food Market (day trip)

Included in program fee

Enjoy a relaxing day at a local beach and food market. Day includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Craft beer tasting
  • Free time to relax at the beach

Table Mountain Visit (day trip)

Included in program fee

Experience the iconic view from atop Table Mountain during a trip that includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Sightseeing and cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain (option to hike)

Optional Excursion to the Cederberg Mountains (3 days – $375)

See the spectacular scenery in Cederberg for a fee that includes:

  • Accommodation in cabins at a local farm
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Most meals
  • Sightseeing and activities including: wine tasting at a vineyard, stargazing at Sanddrif and a tour of 8,000-year-old cave drawings
  • A minimum of 10 students is required for this excursion to run

Optional Excursion to Johannesburg (4 days - $825)

Discover Johannesburg, South Africa’s biggest city, on this 4-day excursion.  You will take a historical tour which will include a visit the museum at Constitution Hill, a military fort turned prison which held figures such as Nelson Mandela and Gandhi as they fought for democracy, embark on a bicycle tour of Soweto and visit the Apartheid Museum. On your final day you will explore one of the city’s markets and enjoy a food tour. You will also have time for some shopping and exploration before you return to Stellenbosch.

Fee includes:

  • Roundtrip Flights
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast daily plus 1 lunch and 1 dinner
  • Transportation
  • Activities such as guided tours, the bicycle tour of Soweto, a food tour and selected entrances
  • A minimum enrolment of 4 students is required for this excursion to run

Dates and itineraries of all excursions are tentative and subject to change. Students must enroll and pay for the optional excursions in the U.S. by the final payment deadline. Once paid for excursions are non-refundable except in the event of cancellation by AIFS.

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