Luxury Cape Town to Victoria Falls on Rovos Rail

This epic adventure combines 2 of the most exciting Rovos Rail journeys into one. Enjoy 5 nights on board the luxurious Rovos Rail enjoying sumptuous meals and stately surroundings, you'll spend an additional night in a luxury boutique hotel in Pretoria. You'll start your 1,600 km journey in the 'Mother City' Cape Town, travelling past the rolling hills of the winelands, the Great Karoo and onwards to the gold-rich Highvelds. You'll be able to stop and visit the historical town of Matjiesfontein as well as a stop in Kimberley, famous for its diamonds! Upon arrival into Pretoria you will be transferred for the evening to a boutique hotel where you can enjoy the afternoon relaxing or you may partake in a city tour. The following morning you will head back to the Rovos Rail where you will pick up your three night adventure onto Victoria Falls. You'll travel through Johannesburg and the Witwatersrand before trundling on past the Magaliesberg Mountains. You'll pass through Botswana's borders and travel through the Capital city Gaberone. After passing the Tropic of Cancer you'll be at the Zimbabwe border where you'll be able to see the Big 5 from your window as you snake along Hwange National Park, stopping for a game drive to get up closer. You end your journey at Victoria Falls home to the 'Mosi-oa-Tunya' or the 'Smoke that thunders'

  • Tailor-made Itinerary from $3,880 Per Person
Day 1: Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Cape Town International
Day 2 - 3:
  • Pretoria

You will depart from Cape Town Rail Station

Room Type: Pullman Suite Meal Basis: AIA All Inclusive and Scheduled Activities
Day 4:
  • Pretoria

On arrival into Pretoria you will be met and transferred to your hotel for the evening.

Room Type: Luxury Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast
Day 5 - 7:
  • Pretoria

After breakfast you will be met and transferred to Rovos Rail Train Station where you will board the Rovos Rail

Room Type: Pullman Suite Meal Basis: AIA All Inclusive and Scheduled Activities
Day 8:
    Onward Transfer to Victoria Falls Airport

On arrival into Victoria Falls Station you will be met and transferred by road to Victoria Falls Airport.

Day 9: Arrive at JFK

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  • Arrival Airport: Cape Town International
  • Rovos Rail
    Nights: 2
  • 131 on Herbert Baker Boutique Hotel
    Nights: 1
  • Rovos Rail
    Nights: 3
  • Return Airport: Victoria Falls


  • International flights from JFK
  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • Drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • All scheduled activities offered
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees


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


Outward Flight:
Overnight from JFK to Cape Town International
Return Flight:
Overnight from Victoria Falls to JFK

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