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Luxury

9 Day Rovos Rail

Cape Town to Victoria Falls
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Trip Code: AFR9
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Legendary Falls

There's nowhere better to commence your rail journey than the dramatic Victoria Falls.

The Pride of Africa

Welcome aboard Rovos Rail, one of the most luxurious train journeys of the world.

Hwange National Park

Disembark your train for a game drive at The Hide in Hwange National Park, one of Zimbabwe's largest wildlife reserves.

Your Vacation Includes

  • An elegant five-night rail journey aboard the Rovos Rail
  • Luxury dining - a total of 20 meals

Map & Itinerary

Africa Map AFR9 2020
Cape Town to Victoria Falls

You’ll be met at the airport and transferred to the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel.

Stay: Cape Town, Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Today you will embark on your Rovos Rail adventure. Relax as you travel through spectacular mountain ranges and scenic landscapes of the Cape to the Great Karoo, before a visit to Matjiesfontein.

Stay: Two Nights, Rovos Rail

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today you will arrive in Kimberley, famous for its diamond mining past. Enjoy a city tour, then visit the ‘Big Hole’. Afterwards, tour the open-air Mine Museum before re-boarding your train for dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

In Pretoria, an afternoon at leisure awaits.

Stay: Sheraton Pretoria Hotel or similar

Daily :
  • Breakfast

This morning, re-board your train as it winds its way north through Nylstroom and across the tropic of Capricorn, bound for Zimbabwe.

Stay: Three Nights, Rovos Rail

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Enjoy leisure time en route to Bulawayo.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel through Hwange National Park and disembark for a 4WD drive. Enjoy dinner before overnighting to Thompson’s Junction.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today, your journey ends at the Victoria Falls on the Zambezi River. This afternoon, you will visit the falls and enjoy walking around all the view points from the Zimbabwe side.

Stay: Victoria Falls Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Aerial view over Victoria Falls, Zambia

After breakfast, you will transfer to Victoria Falls Airport for your onward flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

A Sophisticated Journey

Step back in time to when rail travel was romantic and luxurious aboard this iconic train.

Wine and Dine

With all meals and a fine selection of beverages included, you'll dine in elegant surrounds.

Luxury Onboard Suites

The historic wood-panelled sleeper coaches have been remodelled and refurbished to mint condition.

As a family-owned company with origins that date back to 1927, we know how to make a great holiday extraordinary