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Africa Great railway journeys

Introduction

Combine sophisticated travel with age old elegance and the chance to travel slowly through some spectacular landscapes by travelling on either The Blue Train or one of the services operated by Rovos Rail.

The Blue Train in South Africa travels between Pretoria and Cape Town, with stops at historically significant and intersting places on route. Comfortable accommodation, spectacular local food and award-winning regional wines will ensure that the journey passes smoothly.

Rovos Rail operate a selection of world-class routes that connect some of Southern Africa's most celebrated destinations; travel from Cape Town to Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, from the game reserves of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa to the mighty Victoria Falls, or journey from the deserts of Namibia to the wild spaces of the Klein Karoo or the iconic Garden Route, and all in breathtaking style.

Our top itineraries for Africa Great railway journeys

Classic Cape, Blue Train and Safari

16-day tailor-made journey from £4,110 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

50% discount for partner aboard Blue Train & air discount – Save up to £490 pp
Book by: 02 February 2019

Follow in the tracks of kings and presidents with a trip aboard the stunning Blue Train, its 19th-century luxuries linking the beach-clad joys of Cape Town with an all-inclusive Big Five safari. Return from expert-led game drives in a private reserve to four poster beds and gourmet meals.

South Africa's Fairest Cape

15-day luxury tour from £3,255 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

Free car hire

Free car hire offer & air discount on selected dates – Save up to £465 pp
Book by: 01 February 2019

Let a trip aboard the luxurious Blue Train suffix driving dips into the Garden Route's rural beauty. You'll pair Cape Town’s urban delights with the postcard-perfect Winelands and a charming valley retreat, with direct access to the Cape Peninsula's penguins, whales and beaches.

Cape to Kruger by Rovos Rail

13-day tailor-made journey from £5,730 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

– Save up to £235 pp
Book by: 02 February 2019

Travel in sheer opulence on the self-styled ‘Most Luxurious Train in the World’ as you swap Cape Town’s beach-framed urban sophistication for a Big Five safari on an all-inclusive private reserve that shares an unfenced border with Kruger National Park.

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Top offers for Africa Great railway journeys

South Africa's Fairest Cape

15-day luxury tour from £3,255 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

Free car hire

Free car hire offer & air discount on selected dates – Save up to £465 pp
Book by: 01 February 2019

Let a trip aboard the luxurious Blue Train suffix driving dips into the Garden Route's rural beauty. You'll pair Cape Town’s urban delights with the postcard-perfect Winelands and a charming valley retreat, with direct access to the Cape Peninsula's penguins, whales and beaches.

Cape to Kruger by Rovos Rail

13-day tailor-made journey from £5,730 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

– Save up to £235 pp
Book by: 02 February 2019

Travel in sheer opulence on the self-styled ‘Most Luxurious Train in the World’ as you swap Cape Town’s beach-framed urban sophistication for a Big Five safari on an all-inclusive private reserve that shares an unfenced border with Kruger National Park.

Blue Train, South Africa

Luxury train

Special
offer

50% partner discount aboard Blue Train
Book by: 28 February 2019

Sleek, elegant and ultra-comfortable, the Blue Train cossets passengers in all the luxury and service of a 5-star hotel.

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