The Traveling Aggies are pleased to offer Treasures of Southern Africa.
October 25 - November 8, 2012
A land of rich biological diversity and fascinating culture, the wonders of South Africa exceed the imagination. Experience historic cities, scenic highlights and exciting game drives during this program that encompasses the best of this storied country. Tour cosmopolitan Cape Town, ascend flat-topped Table Mountain for breathtaking panoramic views and cruise to historic Robben Island, site of Nelson Mandela’s incarceration. Admire the natural beauty of Cape Point, and observe the African penguin colony at Boulders Beach. In Johannesburg, explore Soweto and the Apartheid Museum. Board the Rovos Rail for a thrilling ride through South Africa’s countryside, and marvel at majestic Victoria Falls, known as the “Smoke that Thunders.” Finally, enjoy a game-viewing safari at world-renowned Chobe National Park, where you can see the Big Five — lion, elephant, rhinoceros, Cape buffalo and leopard — as well as zebras, giraffes and more.