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We have very specific arrival and departure times for your program. Please carefully read below and call us with any questions.
Fly into and out of Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Int’l Airport (airport code: JNB):
You can arrive anytime before 9:00 AM on the first day (we highly recommend arriving a day prior, please see our recommended hotels below under Early arrival/Late departure).
You can depart on the last day of the trip anytime after 7:00 PM *If you are doing an extension, consult the guidelines below:
There is an internal domestic flight in South Africa between Hoedspruit- Johannesburg (JNB). This is booked by Discover Corps, there is typically a 1 bag / 20kg (44 lb) weight limit. Any extra luggage may incur fees. Please pack lightly if you can, there's laundry available for a nominal fee.
Cape Town Extension:
Fly into Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Int'l Airport on the first day of South Africa: Wildlife Conservation Expedition trip before 11:00 am
Fly out of Cape Town International Airport (CPT) anytime on the last day of the extension. The trip is finished after breakfast on the last day of the extension.
Discover Corps will book the one-way, domestic flight to Cape Town (CPT). This generally departs for Cape Town after 4:30 pm or 7:00 pm , the exact time is TBD.
**For the domestic flight on the extension, checked baggage is limited to 44lbs per person, and no single item may weigh more than 70 lbs. Carry-on baggage may not exceed 15 lbs.
Victoria Falls Extension:
Fly into Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Int'l Airport on the first day of the South Africa: Wildlife Conservation Expedition trip before 11:00 am
Fly out of Victoria Falls Airport (VFA) anytime on the last day of the extension. The trip ends after breakfast on the last day of the extension.
Discover Corps books your flight between Johannesburg and Victoria Falls. This flight leaves in the morning of Day 11. Example:
Day 10- Final day of the South Africa trip. Overnight in Johannesburg.
Day 11- Fly to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.
Day 12- Victoria Falls
Day 13- Victoria Falls
Day 14- Depart Victoria Falls Airport back to the U.S.
Early Arrival/Late Departure
Book Your Flights
Discover Corps' dedicated flight partner for all of our trips is the team at Wings Travel. Their team know all of the flight windows and details for each of the destinations that we work in. Please always make sure that your trip is guaranteed to run before booking any airfare!
To get a quote from Wings Travel, please see the details below:
Get a Quote by Phone: Call (346) 396-4538. Our representative, Melanie Carter, is available 6am-3pm PST.
Get a quote by Email: Email our representative Melanie Carter at Melanie.Carter@wings.travel with the details below and she will be in touch with a quote.
Please have the following in hand when you are booking your flights:
Exact trip arrival and departure dates (including any extensions that you are taking)
Arrival and departure airports
Confirmation that your trip is guaranteed to run