Your stay in South Africa is without a doubt a once in a lifetime experience. Logical that as an important part of this experience you want to see as much as possible of the beautiful country. In collaboration with Cape Town Rocks, we regularly organize affordable weekend getaways to the most beautiful places in South Africa. During our weekends you will not only become acquainted with South Africa but also with other 4exchange students and volunteers.

Hermanus weekend

Hermanus is the ideal place for whale watching (in season), shark diving and a good welcome party. You get to know your fellow students and you also see this beautiful coastal town. During this weekend you can choose from a number of special activities, including whale watching and shark cage diving, as well as quad biking and horse riding. Click here for more info about this weekend.

Garden Route Weekend

We will take a 4-day road trip to discover beaches, rivers, viewpoints and fun activities with the bungee jump as the icing on the cake! During this trip we visit various places along the Garden Route and there are activities such as kayaking and a boat cruise (included) but also Monkeyland, Elephant Sanctuary and black water tubing! Click here for more info about this weekend.

Survival Experience Weekend

Always wanted to discover the outback? Then join us on the Survival Experience weekend! During this 3-day trip we will take you to Roam the Karoo where you will learn everything about the outback. Think of a safari, man tracking and learning to shoot! Located in a beautiful location, we enjoy a campfire under the thousands of stars in the evening. This trip is only offered by 4Exchange and Cape Town Rocks for a student price. Click here for more info about this weekend.

Kruger Park Weekend

When you think of South Africa, you think of safari and where can you do this better than in Kruger Park? We take you on a 4-day trip with safaris under the guidance of experienced game rangers who know exactly where we can spot the big five! We also will drive in the park ourselves and you can optionally go quad biking in the Kruger Park! Click here for more info about this weekend.

Namibia Explorer

Is outdoors really your thing? Then this weekend is made for you. We are making a road trip to the Namibian border where we will stay 3 days on the Orange River. We make a canoe tour under the guidance of a qualified guide, along the way we will have time to learn more about wildlife, rock formations and cliff jumping! We sleep on the riverbed under the beautiful sky (only a sleeping bag, no tent)! Click here for more info about this weekend.

Cederberg weekend

This adventurous Cederberg weekend is without a doubt one of the 4Exchange activities you don’t want to miss. In this 3-day trip we discover the different hikes from Cederberg, but there is also room for relaxation. We also offer a beer / wine tasting and if you want to skip a hike you can enjoy the swimming pool and the beautiful surroundings among the backpackers. Click here for more info about this weekend.