• Highlights: Luxury accommodation, Fine dining, World class wines, Kimberley, Matjiesfontein
  • No of days / nights: 3/2
  • Tour starts: Pretoria or Cape Town
  • Tour ends: Cape Town or Pretoria
  • Includes: Accommodation , all meals, drinks  aboard the train, Matjiesfontein and  Kimberley excursions
  • Accommodation: Pullman Suite, De Luxe Suite or Royal  Suite
  • Set depatures: Weekly
PTA- CPT, Day 1: Depart Pretoria

The Pride of Africa departs Rovos Rail’s Station in Capital Park at 15h00. Guests may freshen up in their suites before joining fellow travelers in the midway Lounge car or Observation carriage at the rear of the train. Dinner is served in the dining car/s at 19h30

Day 2:

Breakfast is served in the dining car/s from 07h00 to 09h45. Ten minutes before arriving in Kimberley there is a shallow lake with spectacular flocks of Flamingos (approx. 23 000). The train arrives in Kimberley at around 09h45. Guests disembark and proceed by coach /combi for a tour of the city, the “Big Hole“and the Mine Museum. Depart Kimberley after ca 2 hrs. Lunch and dinner is served in the dining car/s

Day 1: Arrive Cape Town

There is an opportunity to disembark the Train at Whitehill siding and  walk  or  jog  the  5  kilometres  into  Matjisefontein.  T he  train  arrives  at  Matjiesfontein just before 08h30 where you will hav e a chance to stroll  through  this  historic  settlement.  After  approx.  2  h rs  we  depart  Matjiesfontein passing through Tweedside and Touws  River. At mid-day  we reach the first of four tunnels which take us through the Hex River  Pass. Lunch will be served as we pass through the H ex River Valley and  the  town  of  Worcester.  Arrival  at  18h00  at  Platform   24  Cape  Town  Station where our journey ends

CPT - PTA, Day 1: Depart Cape Town

The train departs from Platform 23 Cape Town Station at 11h00. Guests may freshen up in their suites before joining other guests in the midway Lounge car or the Observation carriage at the rear of the train. 13h00 lunch will be served in the dining car/s. Just before 18h00, guests may disembark at Matjiesfontein for a stroll through this quaint and historic little village. We depart Matjiesfontein after ca 1h. Dinner is served in the dining car/s.

Day 2:

Breakfast will be served in the dining car from 07h 00 until 10h00, followed by lunch, which is served in the dining ca r/s at 12h30. Arrive in Kimberley at around 14h30, where guests disembark and proceed by coach/combi for a 2-hour tour of the city, the “Big Hole“and the Mine Museum. Ten minutes after departing Kimberley there is a shallow lake with spectacular flocks of Flamingos (approx. 23 00 0). Dinner will be served in the dining car/s as we pass through Bloemhof and Leeudoringstad en route to Klerksdorp

Day 3: Arrive in Pretoria

Breakfast will be served in the dining car until 10 h00. The train continues the journey towards Pretoria passing through Krugersdorp, Johannesburg and Germiston. Arrival at Rovos Rail Station in Cap ital Park, Pretoria, at 12h00

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