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Pretoria to Durban Train Safari

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  • - Departure; Scheduled departure dates
  • - Duration; 3 Days / 2 Nights
  • - Lodging; Aboard Rovos Rail
  • - Group Size; Minimum 1
  • - Note: Travel insurance is compulsory for all safaris
Day 1: Pretoria to Ladysmith
- 10h00 The Pride Of Africa departs Rovos Rail's Station in Capital Park.
- 13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
- 19h30 Dinner is served en route to Elandslaagte, near Ladysmith.

Day 2: Ladysmith to Spionkop
- 06h00 Wake up call for early morning game drive in the Nambiti Private Game Reserve.
- 11h00 Brunch is served in the dining car/s as we travel towards Estcourt.
- 14h30 Upon arrival there is a choice of excursions:
- Option 1 - Game drive in Spionkop Game Reserve.
- Option 2 - Spionkop battlefields escorted tour.
- 18h00 Sundowners overlooking the dam and a traditional braaivleis (barbeque) at Spionkop Lodge

Day 3: Safari Ends - Spionkop to Durban
- 07h00 Breakfast is served as the train descends the escarpment en route to Lions River station.
- 10h00 Visit to the famous Ardmore Ceramics gallery including a dressage display and tea overlooking the Lion river.
- 12h00 The train departs for Pietermaritzburg.
- 16h00 Arrive Durban.


  • Rates from: ZAR 18 950.00
  • 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

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