The Epitome of Train Travel Journeys – ROVOS RAIL
Escape the hassles of everyday life and embark on a journey which you will remember for a lifetime. With its signature locomotive “Pride of Africa”, travel with the luxurious Rovos Rail train throughout South Africa and other countries in Africa and enjoy the picturesque and varied landscapes of this vast continent from the comfort of your suite. Enjoy delicious gourmet cuisine which is freshly prepared in the kitchen en board the train and explore the surroundings on the different stops which are included in the travel itineraries.
One of the most popular routes travelled is the ‘Rovos Rail Pretoria to Cape Town Journey’ which takes 2 nights / 3 days. Highlights of the north and southbound Rovos Rail routes include a visit to the historic village of Matjiesfontein. This authentic, perfectly preserved Victorian Village, which was founded by Mr. Logan as a refreshment stop in 1890, also boasts an impressive museum on the Station platform. A stop is also made in Kimberley with an opportunity to enjoy a city tour, the Mine Museum and visit the world’s largest man-made excavation, the ‘Big Hole’.
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South African Tourism Company
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