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Luxury Trains

Africa, Latin America & Indian Subcontinent
 
Sometimes there is nothing better than leaving the modern world behind and taking a step  back in time to a bygone era, when the very best way to see a new destination was through the window of a luxurious railway carriage.
 
Southern & East Africa
 
The famous Rovos Rail & Blue Train South Africa both retain the enticing elegance of their eminent heritage, whilst offering all the latest in modern comforts and exquisite fine dining.
 
The wood panelled Rovos Rail train journeys across Southern Africa at a leisurely pace. With historic Victorian Rhodesian Railways carriages & a traditional observation car, it provides a delightful way of viewing the unfolding landscapes travelling from Pretoria to Cape Town, Durban & Victoria Falls, with longer journeys to Namibia, Dar Es Salaam & Angola. You can read more about these journeys below.  
 
The Blue Train South Africa travels at a faster pace, as you watch the breathtaking scenery from the comfort of your carriage. The Blue Train's main journey is from Pretoria to Cape Town. The train has a partially accessible carriage, with a narrow wheelchair designed to pass through the passageway, but some lifting is involved. You can read more about this journey below.  
 
The Shongololo Express offers three longer journeys across Southern Africa, with comprehensive off-train sightseeing along the way:
- Good Hope: Pretoria to  Cape Town (15-days)
- Southern Cross: Pretoria To Victoria Falls (12-days)
- Dune Express: Pretoria to Namibia (12-days)
 
Latin America
 
In Ecuador travel through the spectacular Avenue of the Volcanoes on the Tren Crucero, with an exciting descent down the Devils Nose. In Peru you can take the luxury Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu & the overnight Belmont train from Cusco to Lake Titicaca. In Mexico, you can travel on El Chepe, a commuter train through the stunning Copper Canyon.
 
Indian Subcontinent
 
India's luxury trains are legendary & allow you to travel back in time to the opulance of a royal yesteryear.  Choose beteen the Maharaja's Express, Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, Palace on Wheels, Deccan Odyssey, Golden Chariot, Royal Orient Train & Fairy Queen Express. You can also take a day trip on one of the narrow gauge 'Toy Trains' - contact us for more details.
 
For the best prices & expert advice on luxury train travel including Rovos Rail, Blue Train South Africa, Cape Town Shongololo Express & Tren Crucero, contact our friendly team on 01582 766 122 today. We can also tailor make a holiday to your exact requirements.
 
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More information on luxury train travel including Rovos Rail, Blue Train South Africa, Cape Town Shongololo & Tren Crucero:
 
BLUE TRAIN SOUTH AFRICA JOURNEY:
Two cabin options – Deluxe or Luxury
 
This is one of the most relaxing ways of travelling across South Africa. Simply order your gin and tonic at the Club Bar and chat to fellow travellers in the observation lounge, as the passing countryside unfolds.
 
Pretoria to Cape Town – 2 days
(Regular departures in both directions)
Travel through the goldfields of the Witwatersrand and the farmlands of the Free State to spectacular Cape Town. On the southbound journey, disembark at Kimberley to visit the famous Big Hole and Open Mine Museum. On the northbound journey, disembark at the Victorian village at Matjiesfontein. Savour some of the best scenery in South Africa, as you travel through the dramatic Du Toits Kloof Pass and the Cape Winelands to Cape Town.
 
ROVOS RAIL JOURNEYS:
Three cabin options - Pullman, Deluxe or Royal
 
Staff will cater for your every need as you enjoy superb service and delicious food and wine on Rovos Rail – everything from cocktails and formal dinners, to mouth-watering afternoon teas. Dress code is formal in the evenings, which adds a touch of panache.
 
Pretoria to Cape Town – 3 days
(Regular departures in both directions)
Travel nearly 1,000 miles through the gold rich Highveld, the haunting scenery of the Great Karoo, spectacular mountains and vineyards to scenic Cape Town. Disembark from Rovos Rail at Kimberley to visit to the Diamond Mine Museum and the world’s largest man-made excavation, the Big Hole. Also disembark at the preserved Victorian village of Matjiesfontein, before savouring your first view of Table Mountain on arrival in Cape Town.
 
Pretoria to Victoria Falls – 4 days
(Regular departures in both directions)
Travel through the goldfields of the Witwatersrand, the rolling Magaliesberg Mountains and Mafikeng, northwards to Gaborone in Botswana. Cross the Tropic of Capricorn and travel on Rovos Rail through Mahalapye and Serule to the Zimbabwean border at Plumtree. Disembark at Hwange National Park for a thrilling game drive, before arriving at the journeys end – the incomparable Victoria Falls.
 
Pretoria to Durban – 3 days
(Jan to April & Sept to Nov: regular departures in both directions)
Travel through the farmlands of the Free State and rolling hills of KwaZulu Natal. Disembark from Rovos Rail for a big-five game drive at Nambiti Game Reserve and a tour of the historic Spioenkop battlefield, with an equestrian display at Ardmore Ceramics. Continue through the Valley of a Thousand Hills to Durban, set on the shores of the warm Indian Ocean.
 
South Africa to Namibia – 9 days
(One departure per year in each direction)
Travel across the vast Kalahari to the spectacular deserts and canyons of Namibia, disembarking from Rovos Rail for sightseeing in Kimberley, Upington and the Fish River Canyon. Fly from Windhoek to see the sand dunes at Sossusvlei in the Namib Desert, before re-joining the Rovos Rail train to Etosha National Park and Swakopmund.
 
Golf Safari – 9 days
(Four departures per year)
Combine luxury Rovos Rail train travel with playing golf at Hans Merensky, adjacent to the Kruger National Park, Royal Swaziland, Durban Beachwood, Champagne Sport in the Drakensberg Mountains and at Sun City, with game viewing in Zululand and sightseeing for non-golfers.
 
South Africa Collage / Golf Collage – 9 days
(Two departures per year in both directions)
Travel the length of South Africa by luxury Rovos Rail train, sightseeing or playing golf in Mpumalanga, Swaziland, Zululand and Durban, before continuing via Bloemfontein to Port Elizabeth and Fancourt on the Garden Route, and onwards to beautiful Cape Town.
 
Dar Es Salaam to Cape Town – 14 days
(One departure per year in each direction)
This epic journey starts in East Africa’s Tanzania, travelling by luxury Rovos Rail train through the Selous Game Reserve and the Great Rift Valley to Zambia. Disembark at the magnificent Victoria Falls, before continuing through Zimbabwe and Botswana. Enjoy two nights at a big-five game lodge in Madikwe before continuing through South Africa to Cape Town.
 
Dar Es Salaam to Angola
(One departure per year in each direction)
Travel on the luxury Rovos Rail train on another epic journey across southern Africa - this time crossing the continent from the Indian Ocean to the Atlantic, travelling from Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania to Lobito in Angola, or vice versa.
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Luxury Rovos Rail Train to Cape Town, South Africa
9YG10J
10 NIGHTS
FROM £2,395
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Journey on the luxury Rovos Rail train from Pretoria to Cape Town in South Africa, travelling over 1,000 miles through some of the country's most spectacular scenery. Ascend Table Mountain & visit Cape Point, before completing your holiday relaxing in the Stellenbosch winelands. Journey available in both directions (Pullman, Deluxe or Royal). Best  prices. Enquire about our special deals & offers.
Luxury Rovos Rail Train Cape Town South Africa Best Price Deals Offers
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Pretoria to Cape Town
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South Africa
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Kimberley & Big Hole
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Northern Cape
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Great Karoo
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Du Toits Kloof Tunnel
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Table Mountain
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Cape Point
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Luxury Rovos Rail Train
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Pretoria to Cape Town
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Kimberley & Big Hole
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Northern Cape
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Great Karoo
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Du Toits Kloof Tunnel
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Table Mountain
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Cape Point
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Best Price, Deals & Offers
Rovos Rail Train to Durban, South Africa + Safari
9YH7J
7 NIGHTS
FROM £2,498
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Travel on the luxurious Rovos Rail Train to Durban in South Africa on this luxury safari holiday, passing through scenic KwaZulu Natal. Disembark at Ladysmith for a game drive or a visit to the Boer War battlefield at Spioenkop. Complete your vacation with a thrilling Big-5 safari. Six departures per year in each direction (Pullman, Deluxe or Royal cabin). All game drives, sightseeing & transfers included.
Rovos Rail Train Durban South Africa Luxury Safari Holiday Vacation
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South Africa
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Rovos Rail Train
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Pretoria
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KwaZulu Natal
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Ladysmith
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Spionkop Boer Battlefield
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Nambiti Game Reserve
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Durban Vacation
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North Coast Beaches
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Luxury Safari Holiday
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South Africa
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Rovos Rail Train
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Pretoria
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KwaZulu Natal
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Ladysmith
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Spionkop Boer Battlefield
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Nambiti Game Reserve
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Durban Vacation
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North Coast Beaches
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Luxury Safari Holiday
Blue Train, South Africa: Cape Town + East Cape Safari
9YC10J
10 NIGHTS
FROM £3,095
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Enjoy a trip on the luxury Blue Train in South Africa, travelling through the vast landscapes of the Karoo & mountains of the Winelands to beautiful Cape Town. Complete your holiday with a thrilling malaria free Big-5 safari in the Eastern Cape. Best prices with many special offers & deals. Regular departures in both directions (Deluxe or Luxury). All transfers & game drives included.
Blue Train South Africa Cape Town Holiday Safari Prices Offers Deals
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Blue Train, South Africa
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Pretoria
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Kimberley & Big Hole
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Cape Town Holiday
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Table Mountain
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Stellenbosch Winelands
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Eastern Cape
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Big Five Safari Holiday
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Malaria Free Safari
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Best Prices, Offers & Deals
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Blue Train, South Africa
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Pretoria
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Kimberley & Big Hole
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Cape Town Holiday
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Table Mountain
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Stellenbosch Winelands
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Eastern Cape
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Big Five Safari Holiday
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Malaria Free Safari
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Best Prices, Offers & Deals
Rovos Rail Train to Victoria Falls + Safari
9YI10J
10 NIGHTS
FROM £3,495
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Take a journey aboard the Rovos Rail - a train from a bygone era. Travel from Pretoria northwards through Southern Africa, finishing at the iconic Victoria Falls. View wildlife by boat on the Zambezi River & walk in the rainforests that surround the falls, before a Big-5 safari in Hwange Game Reserve. Regular departures in both directions in Pullman, Deluxe or Royal suite. All transfers & game drives included.
Victoria Falls Luxury Train Rovos Rail South Africa Zimbabwe
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Capital Park Station, Pretoria
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Rovos Rail Train
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Botswana
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Plumbtree, Zimbabwe
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Victoria Falls
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Zambezi Cruise
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Adventure Activities
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Hwange Game Reserve
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Lions
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Elephants
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Capital Park Station, Pretoria
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Rovos Rail Train
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Botswana
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Plumbtree, Zimbabwe
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Victoria Falls
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Zambezi Cruise
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Adventure Activities
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Hwange Game Reserve
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Lions
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Elephants
Kruger + Cape Town + Luxury Rovos Rail Train, South Africa
9YK12M
12 NIGHTS
FROM £3,495
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Combine a luxury Rovos Rail train journey in South Africa, travelling the length of this beautiful country from Cape Town, with a holiday in the city & a thrilling Big Five safari in the famous Kruger National Park. Ascend Table Mountain by cable car, visit the Stellenbosch & Franschhoek winelands & Cape Point. Regular departures in both directions (Pullman, Luxury or Royal). All transfers & game drives included.
Luxury Rovos Rail Train South Africa Cape Town Holiday Safari Kruger
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South Africa
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Kruger National Park
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Big 5 Safari
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Cape Town Holiday
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Cape Point
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Stellenbosch Winelands
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Luxury Rovos Rail Train
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Maatjiesfontein
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Kimberley
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Pretoria
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South Africa
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Kruger National Park
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Big 5 Safari
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Cape Town Holiday
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Cape Point
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Stellenbosch Winelands
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Luxury Rovos Rail Train
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Maatjiesfontein
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Kimberley
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Pretoria
Rovos Rail Golf Train: Sun City + Durban + Kruger, South Africa
9YO9J
9 NIGHTS
FROM £3,595
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Four times a year golfers can enjoy a spectacular journey aboard the luxurious Rovos Rail Golf Train in South Africa, stopping to play golf at championship at Sun City, the scenic Drakensberg Mountains, Durban, Swaziland & Kruger Park. Also enjoy an included safari in Hluhuwe Game Reserve. All transfers & golf included, with full programme of activities for non-golfers (Pullman, Deluxe or Royal).
Rovos Rail Golf Train South Africa Sun City Durban Kruger Safari
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South Africa
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Rovos Rail Golf Train
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Sun City
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Ladysmith
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Champagne Sports Resort
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Durban Country Club
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Hluhluwe Safari
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Royal Swazi Golf Club
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Kruger National Park
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Leopard Creek
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South Africa
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Rovos Rail Golf Train
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Sun City
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Ladysmith
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Champagne Sports Resort
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Durban Country Club
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Hluhluwe Safari
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Royal Swazi Golf Club
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Kruger National Park
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Leopard Creek
Blue Train South Africa + Madikwe Safari + Cape Town
9YB12J
12 NIGHTS
FROM £3,695
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
This luxury flying safari combines a journey on the iconic Blue Train in South Africa & safari, travelling through spectacular landscapes to Cape Town. Enjoy thrilling Big Five game drives in the Madikwe malaria free game reserve on the border with Botswana, renowned for its predators - including lion and wild dog. All light aircraft flights, transfers, park fees & game drives included.
Blue Train South Africa Safari Cape Town Madikwe Malaria Free
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Madikwe Game Reserve
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Big 5 Game Drives
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Malaria Free Safari
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Pretoria
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Cape Town
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Table Mountain
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Stellenbosch
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Wine Tasting
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Cape of Good Hope
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Madikwe Game Reserve
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Big 5 Game Drives
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Malaria Free Safari
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Pretoria
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Blue Train South Africa
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Cape Town
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Table Mountain
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Stellenbosch
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Wine Tasting
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Cape of Good Hope
Blue Train: Pretoria to Cape Town + Big-5 Safari
9YD12J
12 NIGHTS
FROM £3,895
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Travel on the luxury Blue Train across South Africa to beautiful Cape Town where you can visit the Stellenbosch Winelands, ascend Table Mountain by cable car and see penguins, seals and whales in season. Then complete you holiday with a luxury Big Five safari in Mpumalanga, with optional sleepout under the stars. Journey available in both directions: Deluxe or Luxury.
South Africa Blue Train Safari Holidays Vacations Cape Town Kruger National Park Pretoria
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Kimberley
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Cape Town
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Table Mountain
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Stellenbosch Winelands
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V&A Waterfront
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Kruger National Park
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Big 5
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Game Drives
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Pretoria
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Blue Train
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Kimberley
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Cape Town
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Table Mountain
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Stellenbosch Winelands
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V&A Waterfront
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Kruger National Park
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Big 5
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Game Drives
Luxury Rovos Rail Train - South Africa to Namibia
9YN11J
11 NIGHTS
FROM £3,998
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Once a year this luxury rail journey travels through Kimberley and vast desert scenery of the Kalahari to the Fish River Canyon. Disembark for a light aircraft flight & overnight stay at the dunes of Sossusvlei, and a suberb safari at Etosha, before relaxing in Swakopmund. All activities included. 3 departures per year (April/May) in each direction. Pullman, Deluxe or Royal suites. Early booking essential.
Luxury Train Namibia South Africa Rovos Rail Holidays Vacations
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Pretoria
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Kimberley
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Flamingos
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Rhino
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Kalahari
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Masai Mara
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Lion
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Etosha Safari
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Swakopmund
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Pretoria
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Rovos Rail
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Kimberley
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Flamingos
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Rhino
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Kalahari
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Masai Mara
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Lion
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Etosha Safari
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Swakopmund
Shongololo Train: Dune Express (Pta to Namibia)
9YX14P
14 NIGHTS
FROM £4,295
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Journey in the luxury Shongololo Train to Namibia. Starting from Pretoria in South Africa, journey through Kimberley, Upington & Fish River Canyon, before travelling through the Kalahari & Namib Desert to Luderitz & Sossusvlei. Visit Windhoek & enjoy a night at a safari lodge in Etosha. All off-train excursions included. 1 departure per year (May) in each direction. Gold or Emerald cabin.
Shongololo Train Namibia Pretoria South Africa Kimberley Etosha Namib
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Kimberley Big Hole
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Fish River Canyon
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Luderitz & Kolmanskop
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Kalahari
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Sossusvlei Sand Dunes
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Etosha National Park
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Walvis Bay
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Swakopmund
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Shongololo Train Namibia
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Kimberley Big Hole
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Fish River Canyon
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Luderitz & Kolmanskop
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Kalahari
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Sossusvlei Sand Dunes
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Etosha National Park
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Walvis Bay
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Swakopmund
Luxury Rovos Rail Train - Grand South Africa
9YM14J
14 NIGHTS
FROM £4,695
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Twice a year the Rovos Rail embarks on an epic journey across South Africa, with diverse game viewing in the Kruger, Hluhluwe & Addo Game Reserves. Your trip includes the battlefield at Spion Kop, the beautiful Garden Route & finishes in vibrant Cape Town. Golfing journey also availables. Departs May & Oct/Nov in Pullman, Deluxe or Royal suite. All activities included. Early booking essential.
South Africa Luxury Train Rovos Rail Cape Town Garden Route
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Pretoria
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Kruger National Park
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Swaziland
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Hluhluwe Game Reserve
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Durban
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Bloemfontein
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Addo Elephant Park
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Oudtshoorn
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George
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Cape Town
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Pretoria
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Kruger National Park
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Swaziland
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Hluhluwe Game Reserve
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Durban
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Bloemfontein
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Addo Elephant Park
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Oudtshoorn
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George
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Cape Town
Shongololo Train, South Africa: Kruger to Cape Town
9YV18J
18 NIGHTS
FROM £4,998
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Journey from Pretoria in luxury aboard one of the Shongololo Train, which wends its way through South Africa to Cape Town, travelling via the Drakensberg Panorama Route, Kruger Park, Swaziland, Hluhluwe, Durban, Ladysmith, Bloemfontein, Kimberley, Oudtshoorn, George & Knysna on Garden Route and Hermanus. All off-train excursions included, with optional golf. 2 departure per year in each direction. Gold/Emerald.
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Kruger National Park
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Swaziland
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Hluhuwe Game Reserve
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Durban
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Ladysmith Battlefields
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Kimberley Big Hole
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Garden Route
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George & Knysna
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Cape Town
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Shongololo Train, South Africa
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Kruger National Park
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Swaziland
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Hluhuwe Game Reserve
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Durban
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Ladysmith Battlefields
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Kimberley Big Hole
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Garden Route
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George & Knysna
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Cape Town
Rovos Rail Luxury Train: Dar Es Salaam to Cape Town
9YL19T
19 NIGHTS
FROM £9,795
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
This classic Rovos Rail luxury train journey travels from Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania, across the continent to beautiful Cape Town in South Africa.  Travel through the great Selous Game Reserve & Zambia, before stopping at the spectacular Victoria Falls, continuing through Botswana to South Africa. Two departures per year in each direction - Pullman, Deluxe or Royal suite. Early booking essential.
Rovos Rail Luxury Train Dar Es Salaam Tanzania Cape Town South Africa
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Rovos Rail Luxury Train
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Tanzania
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Dar Es Salaam
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Selous Game Reserve
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Zambia
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Victoria Falls
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Botswana
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Pretoria & Kimberley
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Cape Town
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South Africa
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Rovos Rail Luxury Train
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Tanzania
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Dar Es Salaam
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Selous Game Reserve
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Zambia
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Victoria Falls
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Botswana
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Pretoria & Kimberley
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Cape Town
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South Africa
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