Luxury Rovos Rail from Cape Town to Pretoria

2 nights from only
R13 250
per person sharing
ID # 658
Valid: 16 Oct 21 to 18 Oct 21
Duration: 2 Nights
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WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • 2 nights accommodation on Rovos Rail from Cape Town to Pretoria in a pullman suite
  • All meals onboard the train
  • All alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • All off train excursions
  • Limited laundry service

Terms and Conditions

Prices are per person twin share, include discounts, and are subject to availability and rate of exchange changes. Offers above are a guide only and will vary depending on departure date, our guide price is based on the cheapest departure within the stipulated season and availability is correct at time of loading. Visas may be necessary and insurance is essential. Pentravel and Tour Operator terms and conditions apply, and may be found on our website. Offer can be removed at any time. Valid SA Residents only and valid on deluxe suites only. Prices excludes: Staff gratuities, French Champagne, Souvenirs, pre-and post hotel accommodation, transfers and return flights. These packages are based on CASH price. E&OE.

ITINERARY

DAY 1: MATJIESFONTEIN

11:00  Depart from Cape Town Station. Guests may freshen up in their suites before joining fellow travellers in the lounge car and observation car.
13:00  Lunch is served in the dining cars. The train reaches Worcester in the Hex River Valley before climbing ±750m up the face of the escarpment. The train arrives at the first of four tunnels on the pass. The last tunnel is 13.5km long so guests are to be careful when walking through the train and may wish to turn on necessary lights.
16:30  Tea is served in the lounge and observation cars. Disembark at Matjiesfontein for an opportunity to stroll through the historic village. Of special interest is the museum on the platform and a collection of historic cars and railway carriages to the right of the Lord Milner Hotel
19:30  Dinner is served in the dining cars. Overnight on board. Dress: Formal

DAY 2: KIMBERLEY

07:00  Breakfast is served in the dining cars until 10:00. Travel through the Karoo, a vast semi-desert region that was once an enormous inland sea. Over millions of years, volcanic matter was ground down and deposited as silt upon the seabed to form what geologists call the Karoo system.
12:30  Lunch is served in the dining cars. Enjoy a tour of Kimberley’s Diamond Mine Museum and the Big Hole. Capital of the Northern Cape, Kimberley is well known for the discovery of diamonds that led to its establishment in 1871.
16:30  Tea is served in the lounge and observation cars
19:30  Dinner is served in the dining cars en route to Klerksdorp. Overnight on board. Dress: Formal

DAY 3: PRETORIA

07:00  Breakfast is served in the dining cars until 10:00. Travel northeast through the goldfields of the Witwatersrand.
13:00  Lunch is served in the dining cars.
17:00  The train arrives at journey’s end at Rovos Rail Station, Pretoria