Rovos Rail

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Rovos Rail Africa

Embark on luxurious train journey through Africa aboard a magnificent Pride of Africa locomotive with Rovos Rail. Step back in time and experience the glamour of a bygone era as you travel through  Cape Town, Victoria Falls and Namibia, and other stunning destinations. These magnificent journeys last from 48 hours to one month and start or end at the privately owned and very grand Colonial-style railway station in Capital Park, Pretoria.

The restored classic trains accommodate up to 72 passengers in opulent surroundings with wood panelling, period décor and traditional furnishings.Each of the 36 elegant suites is designed for maximum privacy and combines old-world charm with contemporary comforts. The Royal Suites are ideal for those wishing to indulge.

Indulge in an afternoon tea in a Victorian atmosphere in the dining car or sip a glass of South African fine wine as you watch the spectacular scenery. An array of off-train excursions are on offer and may include visiting historic villages, game viewing or boat cruises.

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Why we recommend Rovos Rail

Rovos Rail, Cape Town, South Africa

Hailed as the most luxurious train journey in the world, Rovos Rail offers an opulent train experience providing guests with the opportunity to witness the African landscapes of Cape Town, Victoria Falls and Namibia, as well as the local people from a unique and inspiring perspective. Showcasing various routes and excursions, Rovos Rail adds a touch of pure magic to any exclusive Southern Africa itinerary.

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