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SOUTH AFRICA / MOZAMBIQUE

Adventures Afloat: Road Scholar World Academy Segment 2: Cape Town to Victoria Falls

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Program #21449RJ
18 Days | 17 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Explore South Africa in depth on this segment of Road Scholar World Academy 2014. Learn about the country’s turbulent history at the outstanding Apartheid Museum and on Robben Island, where political prisoners like Nelson Mandela were held. Encounter beautiful wildlife on game drives in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park, the oldest national park in Africa. Finally, venture inland to discover the majesty of Victoria Falls.


Highlights

• Discover Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela and other political prisoners were held, and journey to the Cape of Good Hope.
• In Africa’s oldest national park, search for elephants, rhinos, lions and leopards on expert-led game drives.
• On a special two-night shore excursion experience the power and beauty of Victoria Falls and hear the true story of Dr. Livingstone.

Program Notes

Please note that this program runs in tandem with the other segments and semesters of Road Scholar World Academy. We expect the total group size to be over 50 participants. The group will be split up for local Field Trips to facilitate the exploration of smaller venues. Lectures and meals will most often host the full group.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles per day; uneven terrain and stairs without railings are common. Potential for extreme temperatures.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Cape Town (South Africa), 1 night; embark Voyager, 6 nights (ports of call include East London, Maputo (Mozambique)); disembark Richards Bay, coach to Hluhluwe–iMfolozi Park, 1 night; reembark Voyager, 4 nights (port of call Durban); disembark Port Elizabeth, flight to Johannesburg, 1 night; flight to Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe), 2 nights; departure.

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Included
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15 nights of accommodations
42 meals: 15 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 15 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
2 Flights during the program

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