Join WBGO to experience South Africa’s deeply rooted culture, arts and music. Trips dates are September 21 - October 1, 2020.
The 2020 WBGO trip to South Africa and the Joy of Jazz Festival begins in the “Mother City” of Cape Town where you’ll savor the incredible culinary delights and famous wines of the region amidst the towering Table Mountain Range. Enjoy a variety of tours of the city and the Cape of Good Hope including a personal look into local community empowerment projects being undertaken by local community leaders.
You'll visit Johannesburg’s Maboneng district, teeming with up-and-coming South African artists' studios. You’ll walk through the SOWETO neighborhoods where Nelson Mandela began his quest for freedom – all the while reveling in the global music of the 2020 Joy of Jazz Festival! In addition to attending this extraordinary global music festival you’ll experience a 2 night safari in the spectacular Mabula Game Reserve which will bring you face to face with South Africa’s natural wild life.
This trip will leave you inspired for more…
September 20, 2020 JFK to Johannesburg
September 21, 2020 Arrive Johannesburg
September 22, 2020 Cultural Tour of Johannesburg
September 23, 2020 Table Mountain, Cape of Good Hope
September 24, 2020 Cape Wine Lands
September 25, 2020 First Night of Joy of Jazz Festival
September 26, 2020 Tour of Maboneng Art District, Joy of Jazz Festival
September 27, 2020 SOWETO tour, Apartheid Museum
September 28-29, 2020 Mabula Game Reserve
October 1, 2020 Arrive JFK. Welcome Home