Here is her abbreviated schedule of events, as reported by the Washington Post:
Monday: Arrives in Pretoria, South Africa's administrative capital city.
Tuesday: Meets with South African President Jacob Zuma's wife Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma; visits the Nelson Mandela Foundation and the Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg with Nelson Mandela's wife, Graca Machel.
Wednesday: Delivers address to a U.S. sponsored Young African Women Leaders Forum at the Regina Mundi Church in Soweto, South Africa.
Thursday: Meets with U.S. consulate employees in Cape Town; visits Robben Island, where former President Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 of his 27 years of incarceration; speaks to young people at the University of Cape Town.
Friday: Meets Botswana's President Ian Khama; visits the Botswana Children's Clinic Center of Excellence Teen Club.
Saturday: Meets with U.S. Embassy employees in Gaborone, Botswana; goes on a family safari.
Mrs. Obama will also meet with Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu and give a talk about fighting HIV and AIDS. She will then visit soccer stadiums built for the 2010 World Cup and is expected to kick a football with youngsters. It is unlikely that the First Lady will meet with former South African President Nelson Mandela, who is in poor health.