This tour, led by Janice Liverseidge, reveals the many faces of this beautiful and diverse land while giving you fascinating insight into South Africa’s overlapping medical, military and cultural histories. Travel from Johannesburg into Mpumalanga safari country and take game drives in the Kruger National Park. Continue into stunning and culturally distinct KwaZulu Natal with its plethora of bird and animal life. Travel onto Durban before finishing in the cosmopolitan harbour city of Cape Town, from where you will explore the city, Cape and the Stellenbosch wine region. Your journey is punctuated with regular specialist visits and talks and provides deep insight into the medical history and cultures of South Africa.
There are also optional pre and post tour extensions to magnificent Victoria Falls and to Pretoria via the Rovos Rail train.
Until recently Janice Liverseidge was a Director at The Royal Society of Medicine and is now a full time guide and in her spare time a trustee of both the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund and the London Handel Festival. Earlier in her career she worked for the British Medical Association. She is also a registered Blue Badge tourist guide and regularly leads groups in London on medical history walks, tours of the Wellcome Collection and other healthcare locations plus provides music and art tours for the Foundling Museum and the London Handel Festival. Janice has travelled extensively, including an eight month journey around India, South East Asia and Australia, and has led highly successful RSM tours to Vietnam and Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Cuba and China.
Ground only cost USD $4,916 pp sharing (excl international flights and transfers)