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Shongololo Good Hope Golf

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  • - Departure; Scheduled departure dates
  • - Duration; 15 Days / 14 Nights
  • - Lodging; Aboard Shongololo Express
  • - Group Size; Minimum 1
  • - Note: Travel insurance is compulsory for all safaris
Day 1:
- Check-in at Rovos Rail Lounge, Cape Town Station.
- Full-day tour of Cape Town.
- Transfer to the train at Cape Town Station.
- Train departs for Worcester for the overnight stop.

Day 2:
- Drive the scenic route to Hermanus (120km).
- Return to train at Robertson and depart for Voorbaai for the overnight stop.

Day 3:
- Transfer to Knysna with a lagoon ferry ride to Featherbed Nature Reserve OR enjoy shopping.
- Dinner at Fancourt Golf Estate.
- Overnight George.

Day 4:
- Drive the Outeniqua Pass to visit the Cango Caves.
- Afternoon visit to an ostrich farm.
- Board train in Oudtshoorn.
- Depart for Graaff Reinet.

Day 5:
- Enjoy a guided walking tour of Graaff Reinet.
- Return to train for lunch and depart for Kimberley.

Day 6:
- Visit to the Big Hole and Diamond Museum.
- Afternoon visit to the William Humphreys Art Gallery and McGregor Museum.
- Return to train and depart for Bloemfontein.

Day 7:
- Morning tour of Bloemfontein including the Women’s Memorial and Anglo Boer Museum.
- Return to train and depart for Ladysmith.
- Enjoy lunch on board.

Day 8:
- Full-day battlefields tour taking in the Siege Museum, Wagon Hill and Spionkop.
- Return to train and depart for Durban.

Day 9:
- Full-day city tour of Durban including Victoria Market and uShaka Marine World OR spiritual tour to Mariannhill Monastery, Hare Krishna Temple and the Mahatma Gandhi Settlement.
- Return to train and depart for Empangeni.

Day 10:
- Tour of the world-heritage site, St Lucia (iSimangaliso) Wetland Park.
- Afternoon visit to DumaZulu Cultural Village.
- Board train and depart for Hluhluwe.

Day 11:
- Game drives in Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park.
- Board train and depart for Mpaka, Swaziland, where border formalities take place.

Day 12:
- Depart in vehicles from Mpaka, Swaziland.
- Visit Manzini, Mbabane and Ngwenya Glass.
- After border formalities at Jeppes Reef, rejoin the train in Malelane.

Day 13:
- Full-day game viewing in the Kruger Park.
- Rejoin train in Malelane.
- Depart for Nelspruit.

Day 14:
- Full-day tour of historical areas Pilgrim’s Rest, Bourke’s Luck Potholes and God’s Window. - Rejoin train in Nelspruit and depart for Witbank.

Day 15:
- Arrive at Rovos Rail Station, Pretoria. Check out of train.
- Luggage will be stored at the station.
- Tour of Pretoria and Soweto.
- Return to Rovos Rail Station.
- Tour ends.


  • Rates from: ZAR 70 200.00
  • Per person sharing
  • Rates are in South African Rands
  • *Rates may vary according to season
  • *NO children under age 10. Children over 10 pay full rate.
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - RSA; from £ 611
  • USA - RSA; from $ 1390
  • EUR - RSA; from € 495
  • Subject to availability & T&C's

  • Safari Includes
  • - Accommodation on a dinner, B&B basis.
  • - Entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • - Excursions with a qualified tour guide
  • - Entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • - Govt tax.
  • Safari Excludes
  • - Lunches off the train
  • - All beverages
  • - Laundry
  • - Gratuities
  • - Visas
  • - Travel insurance
  • - 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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