Project Description

Special Rovos Rail Offer

To commemorate their 30th anniversary, legendary South African luxury rail operator Rovos Rail is offering 30% off selected rail journeys. This special is for new bookings in a Deluxe or Royal Suite from May-December 2019 with prices starting from $2341 per person twin share. The 30% discount extends to their elegant St. James Guest House in beautiful Cape Town (minimum 2 nights).

Jump aboard as space is limited.

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Journeys

Pretoria to Cape Town
(also operates in reverse)

ITINERARY

15:00 – Depart from Rovos Rail’s Station in Pretoria aboard the Pride of Africa and travel south via Johannesburg through the gold fields of the Witwatersrand

16:30 – Tea in the lounge and observation cars

19:30 – Dinner is served in the dining car/s

Overnight on the train

07:00 – Breakfast is served until 10:00

10:00 – Arrive in Kimberley. Passengers visit the Big Hole and the Diamond Mine Museum

12:30 -The train departs for Matjiesfontein via De Aar

13:00 – Lunch is served in the dining car/s

16:30 – Tea in the lounge and observation cars

19:30 – Dinner is served in the dining car/s

07:00 – Breakfast is served until 10:00

08:15 – Visit the historic village of Matjiesfontein.

10:30 – The train departs for Cape Town via Worcester

13:00 – Lunch is served in the dining car/s

18:00 – Arrive at Cape Town Station, Platform 24 where your Rovos Rail journey ends.

Pretoria to Victoria Falls

ITINERARY

09h30 The train departs Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria.

13h00 Lunch is served in the dining cars as the train travels north through Warmbaths and Nylstroom.

16h30 Tea in the lounge and observation cars.

19h30 Dinner is served en route to the border at Beitbridge.

07h00 Breakfast is served in the dining cars as the train traverses baobab country towards Bulawayo.

13h00 Lunch is served in the dining cars.

16h30 Tea in the lounge and observation cars.

19h30 Dinner is served en route to Mpopoma for overnight.

07h00 Breakfast is served. The train departs Mpopoma.

13h00 Lunch is served. Travel along the eastern edge of Hwange Park along one of Africa’s longest stretches of straight railway line – 114km.

15h00 Arrive Kennedy Siding for a game drive at The Hide.

19h30 Dinner en route to Thompsons Junction for the overnight stop.

07h00 Breakfast until 09h30. Depart Thompsons Junction.

10h00 Arrive at journey’s end in Victoria Falls.