AWLS Capetown and Kruger National Park

Adventure Life
The sun sets over Kruger National Park
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Take the cable car during one of your days in Cape Town
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A heard of elephants of all sizes make their way across the valley.
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An aerial view of Cape Town
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A herd of zebras quench their thirst at a watering hole.

Day 1

    Arrive Cape Town

    Arrive in Cape Town, South Africa on the flight of your choice. Airport assistance will meet you just outside the aircraft and escort you through immigration, baggage collection, and customs. Transfer your hotel in the eclectic Kloof St area.

    Day 2

    • Breakfast

    City Tour

    Explore the "Mother City", Cape Town, South Africa today on a private tour of the city! Visit the Houses of Parliament, the Castel (South Africa's oldest building), Greenmarket Square, the Company Gardens, and Table Mountain. After an exciting morning of discovery you will be dropped off at the Waterfront to take in all the shops and restaurants. Explore the area independently this afternoon.

    Days 3-5

    • Breakfast

    AWLS® Course in Cape Town

    Spend these three days completing your Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification.  Approximately half of the curriculum is delivered in hands on teaching sessions in small groups. Students will learn practical techniques and practice them in mock scenarios.  Topics covered include:

    • Animal, Insect, Arthropod, Marine Bites and Stings • Avalanche • Head, Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat, Skin • High Altitude Related Problems • Hyperthermia • Hypothermia & Frostbite • Infectious Disease • Lightning • Medical Kits • Medical Problems • Moving an Injured Patient • Patient Assessment • Patient Packaging & Evacuation • Submersion Injuries • Water Disinfection and Purification • Wilderness Life Support Scenarios • Wound and Musculoskeletal Injuries Management

    Day 6

    • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Cape Town to Kruger National Park

    Transfer back to the Cape Town International Airport in time for your flight to Kruger National park. Kruger is home to cheetahs, leopards, lions, hyenas, zebra, and wild dogs, as well as kudu, eland, sable antelope, and impala. Not to mention white rhino, elephant, hippo, giraffe, and buffalo! You are sure to have an amazing safari experience!

    Days 7-9

    • 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners

    Kruger National Park

    Discover private reserves around Kruger National Park at 2 different camps during your exploration, increasing the variety of possible game sightings. Kruger National Park, and the private land owners adjacent to the park, have been working towards the conservation of the Big 5 since the 1950's. Explore by safari vehicle, by foot, or speak to your travel consultant about a hot air balloon ride, or other safari options.

    Day 10

    • Breakfast

    Depart Kruger National Park

    Depart from Kruger National Park. You tour ends upon arrival at the closest local airstrip. From there you will catch your ongoing flights home or continue on with an extension to Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls, or Mozambique!

    Tour Cost
    Total Cost


    $495 single supplement

    Additional $695 Course Fee


    • 7 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 4 Dinners
    • 9 Nights Accommodations
      • 9 Nights Lodge


    • Both International Arrival and Departure Transfers are excluded.
    • International Flights
    • Required Travel Insurance

    Recommended Budgeting

    • $75 Meals not Included