Your tailor-made holiday to South Africa

Step back in time to a bygone era and journey through South Africa on the Rovos Rail, a luxury train offering excellent service, gourmet cuisine and lavish suites. In addition, you will also tag on nights in Cape Town.

This panoramic sojourn winds its way from Pretoria to Cape Town. After a game drive in Kruger Park, you will travel through eSwatini to Hluhluwe for game viewing and along the coast to Durban for a city tour. Traverse the Valley of a Thousand Hills to Spionkop Lodge, the perfect base for exploring the mountains, bush, birds and battlefields of the region. Continue to Port Elizabeth for a game drive at Addo Elephant Park then on to Oudtshoorn for an ostrich-farm visit followed by an impressive descent through the Outeniqua Mountains to George. After visiting the natural paradise of Knysna, the train traverses the spectacular Garden Route to the winelands and Cape mountains before this magnificent expedition ends in Cape Town. Following the train journey, you will have 3 nights at leisure in Cape Town, staying at the elegant Cape Grace Hotel on the V&A Waterfront.

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Cape Town International

Day 2

1 night at Castello di Monte | Pretoria

Arrive Johannesburg Airport where you will be met and driven to your guest house in Pretoria.

Room Type: Classic Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 3 - 11

9 nights at Rovos Rail | Pretoria

Today your driver will take you to the Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria. You will then depart on the 9 night African Collage journey through South Africa.

Room Type: Pullman Suite Meal Basis: AI All Inclusive

Day 12 - 14

3 nights at Cape Grace | Cape Town

Your Rovos Rail journey ends in Cape Town Station. Here you will be collected and taken to your hotel at the V&A Waterfront.

Room Type: Luxury Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 15

Today you will be met by your private driver who will drive you to Cape Town Airport where you will board your international flight home.



  • International flights from Philadelphia International Airport
  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • Drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • Scheduled activities


  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visas and visa fees where relevant


  • Outward Flight:
  • Overnight from Philadelphia International Airport to Cape Town International
  • Return Flight:
  • Overnight from Johannesburg OR Tambo International to Philadelphia International Airport

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