This journey offers an amazingly comprehensive view of South Africa taking in the internationally regarded "must see" locations. As the train travels the length and breadth of the country guests can enjoy the great variety of landscapes, shorelines, cultures and lifestyles that the "Rainbow Nation" has to offer.
Trip highlights and features
Simple Elegance of cuisine and services
Off-Rail Activities include tours of Cape Town, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Winelands (tastings and cellar tours), Addo Elephant Park, Durban, St. Lucia Wetlands and Estuary, Kruger and Pongola Game reserves
Specialized optional activities include the Two Oceans Aquarium, Shark Cage Diving, Crocodile and Cheetah Land, Sani Pass 4x4 adventure, whale watching tours, safaris and game drives
Breathtaking African scenery throughout the journey
The package includes: Airport to train transfers on arrival, most breakfasts & dinners, Comfortable air-conditioned compartments on the train, your choice of available off-train activities, and train to airport transfers at the end of your African adventure.
Not Included: Flights (National / International),
purchases of a personal nature, optional "EXTRA" cost tours, pre/post night accommodations, or visas where applicable.
Information & Reservations
1-800-717-0108 or 503-292-5055
Rail News & Updates
The Shongololo Express operates four distinct train tours, ranging from 12 to 16 days in length. With every tour offering a wide variety of exciting destinations, activities and adventure. Including the Dr. Livingston Route between Victoria Falls and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.