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Volunteer for 5 days & 6 days Sightseeing incl Safari, Table Mountain & more...

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Day 1: Arrival into Cape Town!

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Our friendly guide or host welcomes you at the Cape Town International Airport
And transfer you by airconditioned car to your accommodation
with your amazing host family
You will be warmly welcomed with a typical South African meal
Vegetarian Options are available as well as Gluten Free meals
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in your comfortable bed with new bedding, feather duvet, fluffy pillows. If allergic, other bedding available

Day 2: Orientation of your surroundings & meet the kids

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Driver will show you the surrounding areas as well as a visit to your project:
Pre-School / Creche
Feel free to bring gifts for the kids eg pens, pencils, books, toys
Our purpose is to link the volunteer to the previously disadvantage, by uniting young people with a common goal ie help to better the life of South Africans & empowering the volunteer to make a difference in society.
Visit one of the world’s most beautiful cities and share your passion for children and love of teaching on this Early Childhood Development Project. As a volunteer, you will work in Cape Town’s underprivileged townships, educating and caring for vulnerable children in pre-schools. By supporting this initiative, you are making a positive, long-term impact on children who otherwise would not get the chance to access a quality and inclusive education.
After meeting the kids on the first day, head back home for a scrumptious lunch and chill out reading a book or catching up on your emails
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight with your host family

Day 3: Full day with the kids!

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Give children the opportunity to access one-to-one educational opportunities that would otherwise not exist in severely over-crowded and under-funded facilities
Work alongside local teachers a empowering them to be better able to educate the children in their care
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation with host family


Day 4: Enjoy the kids!

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Pre-School Teaching
Kids are between 6 months and 7 years. These schools offer children from disadvantaged backgrounds an invaluable head start to their education and future, with a specific emphasis on helping them to prepare for their next step to primary school.
Due to staff lacking in essential resources, these schools struggle to meet the needs of the children. Volunteers help the classes come alive, assisting teachers with lesson planning and making real progress for the next step to enter school.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: sleep at host family


Day 5: Some Fun today!

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Continue supporting the kids at the Creche & make memorable moments with them
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Enjoy the company of your host family

Day 6: Last day with the kids ...

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Spend 5 hours with the kids then say goodbye to the kids after lunch
At 17h00, we take you to enjoy a traditional African meal at the Gold Restaurant, enjoy drumming and a 14 course meal
Transfer back to host accommodation.
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight with host family


Day 7: Time to unwind and do an overnight safari!

Stop At: Worcester Museum, Robertson Road, Worcester 6850 South Africa
The Aquila overnight safari doesn’t spare on spoiling our guests. Welcome cocktails are served on arrival, either outside, around the pool, or in front of a log fire in the cigar bar. The overnight safari boasts an early morning safari as well as a late afternoon safari with an Aquila Game Reserve specialist and 3 meals daily.

Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Aquila

Day 8: Return to Cape Town

Pass By: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Relax in the afternoon

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at host family

Day 9: Half day City and Table Mountain

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
We collect our valued guests from all City and Sea Point hotels
Arrive at Table Mountain, one of the 7 wonders of Nature
Affectionately known as the flat top & table top mountain
Spend approximatley 1 hour here
Your guide will escort you for the full duration of the tour
See the oldest building in Cape Town - The Castle of Goodhope & the famous City Hall as well as Adderley Street - named after Sir
Drive pass the Slave Museum
See the Companies Gardens
A stop at Bo-Kaap / Malay quarter - learn about many stories of the slaves and the Dutch East India Company - See the colorful houses - there are many stories about why the colors!
Return to host family
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Sleep at host Family

Day 10: Full day Peninsula with Seals and Penguins

Stop At: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
Guides are Qualified, Knowledgeable, Helpful, Patient and Kind
Vehicles have operating licences
Guides worked with all nationalities
TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
* Hotel pickup
* Atlantic Sea Board - Clifton - Camps Bay
* Hout Bay - Optional Boat trip to Duiker Island see seals
* Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve
* Walk to the Light House or take the tram
* Lunch for own account
* Cape Point Ostrich Farm drive by
* Muizenberg Surfers Corner drive by
* Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden
* Drop off at Host

Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at host family

Day 11: Fly fly away : Helicopter in the am & Robben Island in the pm

Stop At: Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, 19 Dock Road, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
12 minute hopper tour with Helicopters Cape Town
Visit to Robben Island
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Host accommodation

Day 12: Full day shark dive !!

Stop At: Gansbaai Tourism, The Great White Junction, Main Road, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220 South Africa
Shark Cage Diving Full Day - Daily
Depart 05h00 and return 15h30 (approximate timings, pickup will be reconfirmed the day prior
HIGHLIGHTS
* Early pick up at your hotel to Gansbaai via Gordon's Bay
* See the beautiful sunrise
* Breakfast
* Safety briefing and overview of the day's activity
* Launching of boat
* Anchor near Shark Alley
* Wet suits are provided for a 2 - 3 hour shark cage dive
* View Hammerhead Sharks, Bronze Sharks, Great Whites
* Occasional viewing of dolphins, seals, birds
* Lunch is provided and view the DVD's which is available to purchase
* Return to the City.
(In whale season, requests can be made to view land based whales this is not guaranteed but is on request)
**Please remember to take sea sick tablets if needed**
**If no sharks are in the area at the time, then a voucher will be provided for another day**
Our Team contribute to:
*** Volunteer Projects ***
*** Conservation Projects ***
*** Recycle Swop Shop***
*** Education ***
*** Research ***

Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: sleep at host

Day 13: Sorry to see you go!

Pass By: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
We hope you had a fabulous time with the kids and the host family
Looking forward to welcoming you back

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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