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Cape Town to Pretoria Train Safari

For most visitors to travelling through South Africa, there is absolutely no better way to view the country than from a 48 hour train safari from Pretoria and Cape Town on board the worlds most luxurious train. This 1600 km voyage through the vast and scenic Karoo from the Highveld of Pretoria all the way down to the Cape Town's Atlantic Ocean. Rovos rail is a must do experience, it is certainly better than flying between Johannesburg and Cape Town.

The below itinerary is brief and to the point, as most of the time one is on the train itself.
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  • - Departure; Scheduled and tailor-made departure dates
  • - Duration; 3 Days / 2 Nights
  • - Lodging; Aboard Train
  • - Group Size; Minimum 1
  • - Note: Travel insurance is compulsory for all safaris
Day 1: Cape Town - Matjiesfontein
- 11:00 Depart from platform 23 at Cape Town station and proceed inland via Worcester
- 18:00 Upon arrival at Matjiesfontein guests tour this quaint village
- 19:00 Depart Matjiesfontein
- 19h30 Dinner is served in the dining car/s

Day 2: Matjiesfontein - Kimberley
- 14h30 Upon arrival in Kimberley board the bus for a tour of the Big Hole and museum

Day 3: Kimberley - Pretoria
- 12:00 Arrive Rovos Rail Station, Pretoria

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS ITINERARY ALSO RUN IN REVERSE




  • Rates from: ZAR 14 300.00
  • Per person sharing
  • Rates are in South African Rands
  • *Rates may vary according to season
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - RSA; from £ 611
  • USA - RSA; from $ 1390
  • EUR - RSA; from € 495
  • Subject to availability & T&C's

  • Safari Includes
  • - Accommodation
  • - Meals and excursions during the train journey
  • - Alcoholic beverages whilst on board the train
  • Safari Excludes
  • - Visas
  • - Items of a personal nature
  • - Flights (domestic and international)
  • - All guests must be covered by a fully comprehensive travel insurance policy valid from the date that they confirm the itinerary with Uyaphi.com

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