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.
Janice Liverseidge is a Director of the Royal Society of Medicine which provides over 400 cross specialty educational meetings each year and is the home of one of the largest medical libraries in the world. 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. More recent travels have taken her to South America, Burma, Indonesia and Sri Lanka.
Ground only cost USD $4,916 pp sharing (excl international flights and transfers)