Journey to Southern Africa

October 25, 2020 - November 9, 2020
Price starting at: $7,495

Encounter wildlife and wonder on this adventure through South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana. With expert trackers leading your small group, scout lions, elephants, leopards, rhinos, and more on lavish safari excursions. Learn about the majestic African animals and efforts to conserve them and their pristine habitat. Explore Cape Town, where Table Mountain towers over colorful streets, splendid gardens, and glistening beaches. Spot penguins on a scenic drive along the Cape Peninsula to the Cape of Good Hope. Travel to Johannesburg and Soweto to see the home of Nelson Mandela and visit community leaders at a local youth program. Explore Hwange National Park on a game drive, feel the power of crashing Victoria Falls, and spot elephants along the Chobe River on a safari cruise. This once-in-a-lifetime experience includes a journey on the elegant Rovos Rail, two flights within South Africa, and an extensive meal plan featuring wine with dinner. Read More >

Host Bio:

Heinz Klug is Evjue-Bascom Professor of Law at the University of Wisconsin Law School and an Honorary Senior Research Associate in the School of Law at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. Growing up in Durban, South Africa, he participated in the anti-apartheid struggle, spent 11 years in exile and returned to South Africa in 1990 as a member of the ANC Land Commission and researcher for Zola Skweyiya, chairperson of the ANC Constitutional Committee. He was also a team member on the World Bank mission to South Africa on Land Reform and Rural Restructuring. He has taught at Wisconsin since September 1996.

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