Arrive in Johannesburg where you’ll be transferred to your hotel in Pretoria, with an early check in included. Enjoy time at leisure.
Stay: Sheraton Pretoria Hotel
Board your train at Capital Park Station to begin your journey of some 1,600 kilometres. Over the next two days, you’ll travel through a variety of landscapes - from South Africa’s highveld region, through rolling grasslands to the acclaimed winery country of Cape Town. On board, relax in your suite, or unwind with a drink in the Lounge Cars.
Stay: Two Nights: Rovos RailDaily :
Arrive in Kimberley, famous for its diamond mining past, thanks to the first recorded discovery here in 1871. Enjoy a city tour, then visit the ‘Big Hole’ — the result of a diamond rush and thought to be the largest man made hole in the world. Tour the open-air Mine Museum to retrace the steps of miners before re-boarding your train.Daily :
Stop in the Klein Karoo town of Matjiesfontein and visit the Transport Museum. Back on board, journey through the tunnels along the Hex River in the Hex River Valley before arriving in Cape Town. Disembark and transfer to your hotel, where you’ll be met by your APT Tour Director for the start of your escorted tour.Daily :
From the Australian Outback and Europe’s waterways to the icescapes of Antarctica and far beyond, we won’t just take you there, we’ll immerse you in the wonders of each and every place you visit