This route explores the magnificent landscape of Namibia - a beautiful country of extreme contrasts, vast colourful deserts, dunes, almost extra-terrestrial rock formations, great game reserves, delightful coastal towns with old world German hospitality, bushman settlements and the wind vitality of the south Atlantic seaboard. Add to this 3 days to enjoy and explore the many splendours of Cape Town where the tour starts or ends.
Trip highlights and features
World Class Comfort and Style
Simple Elegance of cuisine and services
Off-Rail activities include tours of Cape Town, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Winelands (tastings and cellar tours), Fish River Canyon Duwisib Castle, Sossusvlei Dunes, Hoba Meteorite, Etosha National Park
Specialized Activities include Two Oceans Aquarium, Helicopter Flights, Mola Mola Seal and Dolphin Cruise, Bike and Flight Tour
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.