17 January 2017
Travelling to Cape Town is always a pleasure but there is no better way to visit than as a passenger in one of luxurious Rovos Rail's Pullman suites. Travel in comfort and style on board the Pride of Africa from Pretoria's Capital Park Station, the once bustling hub of steam locomotion in the old Transvaal, to the very tip of the continent. This delightful journey to Cape Town goes through stunning scenery and pampered passengers have the chance to get off and explore during the journey. The Pullman suites are fabulous and the food and wine on the train is delicious.
Depart Capital Park Station in Pretoria at 15.30 and settle in to your Pullman suite. You experience the quality service as soon as you get on board Rovos Rail's pride of Africa where all meals, alcoholic drinks and excursions are included. Enjoy a wonderful dinner as the train heads for Kimberley arriving in the morning.
After breakfast passengers visit the Big Hole at Kimberley, the diamond museum and take a tram ride around town. After lunch the train departs from Modder River Station outside Kimberley and travel overnight via De Aar and Beaufort West on route to Matjiesfontein.
Today you will visit the historic village of Matjiesfontein in the morning before the Pride of Africa departs taking you through Touws River, De Doorns and Worcester on the way to Cape Town where you arrive early evening giving you time to go exploring in this wonderful city.
Pullman Suite fr £1131pp
Deluxe Suite fr £1705pp
Royal Suite fr £2271pp
Rates based on twinshare
International flights not included unless otherwise stated