Now you can have the memorable experience of walking in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela. Of course Nelson Mandela is the historic, South Africa civil rights leader. He was jailed in prison for 23 years, but his legacy is as popular as ever.
Join a fascinating journey of inspiration through the vibrant and culturally diverse “Rainbow Nation,” the fascinating history of Nelson Mandela’s South Africa is brought to life through a collection of soulful encounters with the people and places that he touched in his efforts to end apartheid.
This tour is offered by African Travel, Inc. and is capped off with an amazing safari that reveals the country’s natural beauty and wildlife. Plus you will have the rare opportunity to hopefully collect a photographic gallery of the magnificent Big Five.
The well-known phrase “Rainbow Nation” was first labeled by Reverend Desmond Tutu and elaborated upon by President Nelson Mandela in his first month of office, when he proclaimed: “We have triumphed in the effort to implant hope in the breasts of the millions of our people. We enter into a covenant that we shall build the society in which all South Africans, both black and white, will be able to walk tall, without any fear in their hearts, assured of their inalienable right to human dignity – a rainbow nation at peace with itself and the world.”
In The Footsteps of Mandela is an 8 day tour and priced from $3,565 per person. Tour customers will spend 3 Nights in Cape Town, 2 Nights in Johannesburg and 2 Nights in Karongwe Private Game Reserve.
Here are some highlights of this incredible trip:
– Explore a township in the Cape Town area and gain insight into the daily life of the residents with visits to entrepreneurial shops, a local bar, and a traditional Xhosa healer.
– Enjoy a “taste safari” of African cuisine from cape Malay to Timbuktu, while tall, graceful Mali puppets captivate you during
– Experience the rhythms of Africa, while you learn to play the djembe drum.
– Discover the heritage and history of South Africa on a full schedule of excursions including a ferry ride to Robben Island, where Mandela was incarcerated for 18 of his 27 years in prison, and now a historical landmark.
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