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Rovos Rail - The Pride of Africa


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Victoria Falls
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World Class Comfort and Style
Simple Elegance of cuisine and services
Exquisite pillared dining cars & most meals
Breathtaking African scenery throughout the journey

Personal room service and air conditioning available onboard in every suite

Your three day adventure begins with the departure from Rovos Rail’s gracious station in Capital Park Pretoria.This special journey departs in the morning and slowly meanders westwards through Mafikeng into Botswana and then north towards Mahalapye, crossing the Tropic of Capricorn just after Gaborone.

 

Once the train has passed through the dry reaches of Botswana we arrive at Plumtree in the late afternoon for border formalities with Zimbabwe .We continue in a north-westerly direction passing Bulawayo heading towards Thompson’s Junction and Hwange Game Reserve. Journeys end is the incomparable Victoria Falls on the mighty Zambezi River. Please note that depending upon railways capacity this journey could be routed northwards through Beitbridge and Zimbabwe.

Schedule
Pretoria to Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls to Pretoria

Thursday Departures

Sunday Departures

 

Itinerary
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Pretoria to Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls to Pretoria

Day 1: Thursday
10 AM Depart the Capital Park Station.
1 PM Lunch is served in the dining Cars.
7 PM Dinner is served in the dining cars.

Day 2: Friday
7 AM Breakfast is served in the dining cars.
1 PM Lunch is served in the dining cars.
5 PM Border formalities at Plumtree.
7 PM Dinner is served in the dining cars.

Day 3: Saturday
7 AM Breakfast served in the dining cars.
1 PM Lunch is served in the dining cars.
5 PM Arrive at the Victoria Falls where your
Rovos Rail journey ends.

Day 1: Sunday
10 AM Depart Victoria Falls Station.
1 PM Lunch is served in the dining cars.
7 PM Dinner is served in the dining cars.

Day 2: Monday
7 PM Breakfast served in the dining cars.
1 PM Lunch is served in the dining cars.
7 PM Dinner is served as the train heads
towards Lobatse.
11 PM Arrive at Mafikeng for border formalities.

Day 3: Tuesday
5 AM The train departs Mafikeng.
7 AM Breakfast served in the dining cars.
1 PM Lunch is served in the dining cars.
5 PM Arrive at Capital Park Station in Pretoria
where the journey ends.

Prices

 

Pullman Suite
Deluxe Suite
Royal Suite
Double Occupancy
R 24,850
R 37,400
R 49,750
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Prices are per person in South African Rand and include all taxes and fees. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Visas to be purchased and paid for prior to departure for Africa. Please check with the relevant embassies for visa requirements. Passengers are advised to take anti-malarial precautions as might be prescribed. Trip cancellation insurance is strongly advised.

Please contact us at:
Info@railsnw.com

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Rovos Rail

Experience the extravagant elegance of rail travel on the most luxurious train in the world.

 

Rovos Rail's unique train tours combine magnificent African scenery with the glamour and excitement of the golden age of rail travel. 

 

Call 1-800-717-0108 for reservations.


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