South Africa Winter 2017 Itinerary*

*Itinerary subject to change.

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January 2 - 11, 2018
Attend SMC Classes:
English 2: Critical Analysis and Intermediate Composition-(Prerequisite English 1) and
Linguistics : Introduction to Linguistics

January 11, 2018
Depart for South Africa from LAX​
Flight Connection To Johannesburg

January 13, 2018
Arrive in Johannesburg
Meet & Greet and Transfer to Hotel
Lion and Safari Park
Overnight at the Centurion Lake Hotel
Photo of Lion
January 14, 2017
Apartheid Museum
Soweto Tour
Visit Othandweni Child Centre, Soweto
Lunch in Soweto at traditional Restaurant
Overnight at the Centurion Lake Hotel​
Photo of Children in front of a mural of Nelson Mendela
January 15, 2018
Witkopen Health & Welfare Centre
Cradle of Mankind
Welcome Dinner
Overnight at the Centurion Lake Hotel
Photo of Sterkfontein Caves
January 16, 201
Transfer to Kruger National Park
Afternoon game drive
Overnight at the Tremisana game lodge
Photo of Tremisana Game Lodge Accommodations
January 17, 2018
Full Day Game Drive on open 4 x 4 in Kruger Park
Overnight at the Tremisana game lodge
Photo of Elephant in the Kruger National Park
January 18, 2018
Volunteer program at Funja Primary School
Overnight at the Tremisana game lodge
Photo of Funjwa Primary School
January 19, 2018
Volunteer at local orphanage
Overnight at the Tremisana game lodge
Photo of Funjwa Primary School
January 20, 2018
Transfer to Johannesburg Airport for flight to Cape Town
Meet & Greet and Transfer to the Dale Court Apts
Overnight at Dale Court
Photo of Blyde Canyon and Three Rondavels
January 21, 2018
Orientation UCT Campus
Free half day to rejuvenate and settle in
Overnight at Dale Court
Photo of UCT Campus
January 22, 2018
Cape Town City Tour
Overnight at Dale Court
Photo of Castle of Good Hope
January 23, 2018
Morning: UCT guest lecture
Afternoon: SMC class​
Overnight at Dale Court
Photo of UCT Campus
January 24, 2017Rainbow Curtain Tour to Cape Town townships
District Six Tour
Overnight at Dale Court
Photo of District Six
January 25, 2018

Morning: Guest Lecture at UCT

Robben Island Tour
Overnight at Dale Court

Photo of Robben Island
January 26, 2018Morning Volunteer Program at Thembani Primary School
Afternoon - SMC class
Overnight at a UCT residence
Photo of Students at the Thembani Primary School
January 27, 2018

Hike up Lions Head

Overnight at Dale Court

Photo of Students climbing Lions Head
January 28, 2018

Cape Peninsula Tour

Overnight at Dale Court

Photo of Boulders Penguin Colony
January 29-31, 2018Morning-Volunteer Program at Themani Primary School and Rehoboth old age home
Afternoon – SMC class
Overnight University of Cape Town
Photo of Cape Point
February 1, 2018SMC Class
Overnight Dale Court
Photo of Rehoboth Volunteer Program
February 2, 2018

Free Day

Overnight at Dale Court


February 3, 2018Depart Cape Town for USA