Company : Gapforce
Location : South Africa
Duration: 4 weeks to 2 months
Approx Costs: 1750 to 3000+ £ Pound (UK)
Your adventure starts in the Mother City – Cape Town. Meet your leaders and rest of your group at the airport and get ready for an action-packed week in one of the world’s most iconic destinations. Take a ride to the top of Table Mountain, visit Robben Island, take a tour Cape Point and visit the tranquil student town of Stellenbosch
Next you will volunteer at our day care centre near Oudsthoorn. Here you will draw on all your resources to create a positive and lasting impact on the children who attend the centre – a truly memorable and life changing experience!
You’ll then spend 2 weeks travelling the Garden route, this stuninng coastal journey is packed with activities – whale watching in Hermanus, crocodile cage diving, surf or learn how in Jeffery's Bay, bungee jump in Tsitsikamma, go on a boat ride in Knysna and more before arriving in Port Elizabeth with plenty on offer from the oceanarium and the beach, to the happening night life!
Wildlife Conservation at Game Reserve
A once in a lifetime chance to get behind-the-scenes and involved with the conservation efforts of one of the largest Game Reserves in South Africa! As a volunteer you will take part in a variety of long and short term projects to create sustainability for years to come. Activities include game monitoring, counting rehabilitation and research with the Reserve’s experienced staff
Wild Coast, Lesotho and Durban
For the final leg of the adventure you’ll head further East along the dramatic Wild Coast; Mountain Biking in Hogsback, canoeing down the Umtata River, dolphin Watching in Mapande and trekking in the Drakensburg mountains – the list of adventures is endless! You’ll also take a trip into the kingdom of Lesotho to see a completely different country and way of life. Your epic journey ends in the hip coastal city of Durban with its cosmopolitan feel and vibrant nightlife, a great place for your farewell party!
January, April, July, September
Looking for an Africa adventure? I really recommend Gapforce as I had an amazing time in South Africa on this trip. You can choose to have your own time free or to do the activities they have included. I'm looking forward to doing another trip Gapforce soon.
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