Luxury Train Safari Pretoria - Victoria Falls

Your two-night three day adventure begins with the departure from Rovos Rail’s gracious station in Capital Park Pretoria.

This special journey departs in the morning and slowly meanders westwards through Mafikeng into Botswana and then north towards Mahalapye, crossing the Tropic of Capricorn just after Gaberone. Once the train has passed through the dry reaches of Botswana we arrive at Plumtree in the late afternoon for border formalities with Zimbabwe.
We continue in a north-westerly direction passing Bulawayo heading towards Thompson’s Junction and Hwange Game Reserve.

Journeys end is the incomparable Victoria Falls on the mighty Zambezi River.

Please note that depending upon railways capacity this journey could be routed northwards through Beitbridge and Zimbabwe.

What's Included?

RATE ONE WAY per person sharing includes accommodation, meals and excursions during the train journey, as well as alcoholic beverages whilst on board the train

Single Supplement +50% on all suites
Visas to be purchased and paid for prior to departure for Africa.
Please check with the relevant embassies for visa requirements.
Passengers are advised to take anti-malarial precautions as might

Duration

6 days

Destination Covered

Pretoria

Best Suited

All, Budget, Families, Groups, Honeymoon, Kids, Luxury, Solo travellers
PRETORIA TO VICTORIA FALLS
Thursday
10h00 The Pride Of Africa departs from Rovos Rail’s private Station in Capital Park
13h00 Lunch is served en route to Zeerust.
19h30 After traversing the Magaliesberg Range dinner is served as the trains heads towards Mafikeng for border
formalities.
Friday
07h00 Breakfast served in the dining car/s.
13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
17h00 Border formalities at Plumtree.
19h30 Dinner is served in the dining car/s.
Saturday
07h00 Breakfast served in the dining car/s.
13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
17h00 Arrive at the Victoria Falls where your Rovos Rail journey ends.

VICTORIA FALLS TO PRETORIA
Sunday
10h00 Depart Victoria Falls Station.
13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
19h30 Dinner is served in the dining car/s.
Monday
07h00 Breakfast served in the dining car/s.
13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
19h30 Dinner is served as the train heads towards Lobatse.
23h00 Arrive at Mafikeng for border formalities.
Tuesday
05h00 The train departs Mafikeng.
07h00 Breakfast served in the dining car/s.
13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
16h00 A short stop at Centurion where the Rovos steam engines take over the haulage of the train.
17h00 Arrive at journey’s end, the gracious Capital Park Station in Pretoria

Excursions may be changed according to schedule achieved
Times are approximate and cannot be guaranteed
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RESERVATIONS
A 50% deposit is required for booking and full payment at least 30 days before Service Commencement. If date of service falls below or within 30 days full payment is required.

CANCELLATIONS.
Any monies paid will be refund on early cancellation, less the cost of cancellation fees levied by hotels or lodges. Late cancellation will be subject to a charge of 25% between 35 and 15 days, 50% between 14 and 5 days, 75% between 4 and 2 days 100% on 48-hr. Cancellation of already booked tour.

RATES
Include, all expenses in respect of vehicle and driver as per itinerary, table d'hôte meals on safari, entrance fees to national parks and reserves.

TRANSPORT
Will be provided as per quotation. The right is reserved to employ the service of sub - contractors if need arise. English speaking driver/ guide are provided. Other language speaking driver/guides are provided on request and subject to availability.

TOUR ALTERATIONS
The company reserves the right to alter arrangements or cancel the operation of tour if serious need arises, but will inform agent/ client before action. It also reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any person as a member of the tour at any time, in which case an equitable amount will be refunded.

LIABILITY
The company and its agents act as agents of the passenger in all matters relating to hotel / lodge accommodation, transport, tours etc. and shall not be liable for injury, delays, loss or damage in any manner. The laws of the country in which the tour takes place and no other country govern the company’s liability to passengers carried in its own vehicles. All claims are subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of the country in which the action arises. The company reserves the right to employ sub-contractors for all or part of the services. The company cannot be held responsible for loss or damage of luggage.
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References

Nepal Trekking
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Oct 11, 2014
Mohan Gautam
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Great service good ppl
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good luck

Sep 3, 2014