Our expert says:
I would not let her travel alone. The higher altitude may cause shortness of breath, especially if their red blood cell count is low, and it would be important to see that she takes enough fluids during the trip to prevent electrolyte disturbances. If she gets disorientated by changing location, it may be wiser to ask the family to come down to the Eastern Cape and visit her, otherwise she is not going to benefit by the visit at all.
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