Adrenaline
Rush

Explore the towns of Knysna, Plettenberg Bay and Tsitsikama while learning Conversational English.

ZAR 15,990 per programme (2019 Rates)

5 days, 6 night

All food and
accommodation
included

All activities
included

4 star Accommodation

ZAR 15,990 per programme

learning conversational english while you travel

Tour overview

Feel the rush as you zip through nature and dive through waterfalls. Improve your conversational English skills while exploring the Garden Route towns of Knysna, Plettenberg Bay and Tsitsikamma. These popular seaside towns are home to pristine beaches, lakes and rivers. They are also a haven for adrenaline junkies and nature-lovers.

During your 5-day stay, you will take part in some daring activities. These include a treetop canopy tour, canyoning, and quad-biking. All of these activities are supervised by experienced and qualified adventure guides to ensure your safety.

Highlights

> Get a birds-eye view of the forest floor while zip-lining through the trees

> Quadbike through three different types of indigenous forests

> Take Monster Scooters through the wilderness

> Duck and dive through canyons and waterfalls

> Learn conversational English while on an adrenaline high

The Xplore English Adrenaline Rush Tour is a 5 Day, 4 Star, all-inclusive Adventure Filled package. The tour includes all meals, accommodation, transportation, teaching/guiding, and entrance fees.

Day of Arrival (Sunday):

  • Arrive in George and transferred to centralised accommodation
  • Xplore English provides a welcome pack and gourmet snack for students on arrival at their accommodation

Day 1 (Monday):

Morning (09h00 to 12h30):

  • 6 morning classroom sessions covering:
    • - Quick pre-course oral proficiency test
    • - Ice breaker class
    • - Basic English communicative skills
    • - Introduction to the tourist destinations
  • Lunch at a local restaurant

Afternoon:

  • Travel to Wilderness for a more physical ice breaker activity - hiking, canyoning and kloofing

Evening

  • Dinner at a local restaurant
  • Socialise after dinner

Day 2 (Tuesday):

Morning (09h00 to 12h30):

  • 6 morning classroom sessions covering:
    • - Basic English communicative skills
    • - Introduction to the tourist destinations
    • - Cooking and culture class
  • Lunch at a local restaurant

Afternoon:

  • Travel to the supermarket to buy the cooking class ingredients
  • Cooking class to prepare the traditional meal

Evening

  • Students enjoy the prepared meal as a take-away at their George accommodation

Day 3 (Wednesday):

Morning (09h00 to 12h30):

  • 6 morning classroom sessions covering:
    • - Quick pre-course oral proficiency test
    • - Ice breaker class
    • - Basic English communicative skills
  • Lunch at a local restaurant

Afternoon:

  • Transfer to volunteer work session
  • Transfer to accommodation in Storms River

Evening

  • Dinner

Day 4 (Thursday):

Morning

  • Breakfast
  • Canopy Tour - zip-line adventure in the indigenous forest
  • Woodcutters Tour
  • Lunch in the Tsitsikamma Forest

Afternoon:

  • Visit the Paul Sauer Bridge
  • 16km Quad bike trail

Evening

  • Dinner
  • 5 minute oral presentation by students

Day 5 (Friday):

Morning

  • Breakfast
  • Customised Xplore English adventure quest
  • Set lunch at a local restaurant

Afternoon:

  • Monster mountain scooter tour

Evening

  • Farewell dinner at a popular local restaurant

Day of Departure (Saturday):

  • Breakfast at the George accommodation
  • Depart

Accommodation

Your single room accommodation has been carefully selected to ensure maximum comfort and a homely atmosphere for the duration of your stay.

During your time in George, this will be either a 4-star rated guest house or an intimate 4-star rated hotel. Both facilities are close to the centre of town and within walking distance from most amenities. Breakfast will be served before you depart to the local venue used for the three morning teaching sessions.

For the Adrenaline Rush Tour, your accommodation during the two-day, midweek excursion will be a single room in a quaint historic 4-star rated hotel. This hotel is located in a very scenic part of the Garden Route. Here you will be able to relax in comfort after a strenuous day of adventure and excitement.

All meals have been carefully selected to ensure a unique, multi-cultural, culinary experience. If you have special dietary requirements, please notify us when you make your booking.

Inclusions

Our 4-star rated ‘Learn and Travel’ packages are tailor-made and all-inclusive.

Each 5 day/6 night package includes the following:

  • all accommodation
  • meals
  • transport to and from venues
  • entrance fees

We do not cover your travel costs to and from George, as well as any additional refreshments, gifts or curios you wish to purchase during your time with us.