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'
Whatever your budget, our travel experts will work with you and give expert advice to make the very most of your available time and funds. They will guide you on the best time of year to travel, select the best value destinations and secure the little ‘add-ons’ that will make your tailor-made trip that extra bit special.
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Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Cape Town International
You will depart from Cape Town Rail Station
On arrival into Pretoria you will be met and transferred to your hotel for the evening.
After breakfast you will be met and transferred to Rovos Rail Train Station where you will board the Rovos Rail for your rail journey to Victoria Falls.
On arrival into Victoria Falls Station you will be met and transferred by road to Victoria Falls Airport.