Pre-South Africa GO
Get ready for your upcoming trip to South Africa. Here you can find all your pre-trip materials and information to help you get started.
WELCOME ABOARD, You're Going To South Africa!
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August 3rd till 13th, South Africa.
To help you get ready for departure, we've put all your pre-trip resources in one place.
STEP 1: PAY YOUR DEPOSIT TO CONFIRM YOUR SPOT.
Your spot on a trip is not confirmed until we have received your $295 deposit.
STEP 2: BOOK YOUR FLIGHT & INSURANCE
See Below for Trip Information. Use our recommended travel agents to help make this easy.
Your Trip Details:
EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION:
International Emergency Contact:
Rabbi Jamie Cowland, Jamie@justifi.org, +972 525 448 544
Hadassa Cowland Goldberg, firstname.lastname@example.org, +972 587 699 041
US Embassy of South Africa:
Tel: +27 (11) 290 3000
Tel: +1 703 439 2301 (Calling in the United States)
US Consulate in Johannesburg:
Tel: +27 (11) 290-3000
US Consulate in Cape Town:
Tel: +27 (21) 702-7300
1 888 407 4747 (Department of Overseas Citizens)
FLIGHT INSTRUCTIONS FOR YOUR TRIP:
Arriving Flight Requirements:
Please book your flight to arrive by the morning of 3rd Aug into JNB International Airport.
We will have an optional meet up and pick up at 10am in the JNB Airport.
Our program starts at 4pm in the hotel lobby on the first day of the trip. The hotel is The Ascot, Norwood
The address is 59 Grant Ave, Norwood, Johannesburg, 2192, South Africa
We will serve lunch at 1pm for anyone arriving earlier.
Departing Flight Requirements:
Book return flights home from CPT International Airport in Cape Town any time on Sunday 13th Aug.
Want Help Booking Your Flight? See Our Travel Desk for a List of Recommended Agents!
Arrival Instructions and Hotel Directions:
Visas: A visa is NOT required for U.S. Citizens for stays less than 90 days in South Africa. Other nationalities can check www.visahq.com for specific visa requirements.
Getting a Taxi: The best way to get to the hotel is via UBER. We recommend you have the UBER app downloaded on your phone as you will be able to utilize the airports free-wifi in requesting an UBER pickup.
Skirts should reach the knee, necklines should reach the collarbone, sleeves should cover at least half the upper arm. Short sleeves are acceptable but not cap sleeves please. Feel free to wear leggings under skirts or aladdin pants. There are no guidelines for footwear or legwear from the knee down!
For those amongst you who observe the rules of Das Yehudis when it comes to stockings or socks, Justifi’s posek ruled for our groups that Das Yehudis need not apply when we are away from established Jewish communities. We recommend that you ask your own halachic shailos if you have any questions!
If you have any specific questions,or we have left anything uncovered (excuse the pun!) please feel free to email email@example.com