Departure Date: 18/07/2019
Enjoy a 5 night luxury break, spending 2 nights in Vic Falls and 3 nights onboard Rovos Rail. Your three-night adventure onboard Rovos Rail begins with the train’s departure from the Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria. It then winds its way north through Warmbaths, so named for its mineral waters, and Nylstroom, christened by the Voortrekkers as the source of the Nile River as the town’s river happened to be north flowing.
The train then passes the edge of the escarpment and crosses the Tropic of Capricorn en route to the border with Zimbabwe.
After formalities at Beitbridge the next morning, the train travels towards Bulawayo, second city of Zimbabwe, capital of Matabeleland and industrial capital of the country.
The following day sees the train travelling along one of the world’s longest stretches of straight railway line – 114 kilometres – before traversing Hwange National Park, a rich and diverse wildlife sanctuary where animals can be spotted from the train and a game drive excursion is enjoyed.
After a service stop at Thompsons Junction, the sojourn ends at the incomparable Victoria Falls on the mighty Zambezi River.
The surrounding areas offer travellers many recreational opportunities including cruises, whitewater rafting as well as superb game viewing and photo safaris. Available in reverse.
One-way flight from Johannesburg to Livingstone (Zambia), approx. airport taxes, road transfers from Livingstone to The Royal Livingstone Hotel to The Victoria Falls Station, a 2 night luxurious stay at The Royal Livingstone Hotel with breakfasts & dinners daily and a sunset cruise, 3 nights onboard the Rovos Rails from Vic Falls to Pretoria with all meals and non premium drinks and all excursion onboard.
5 Nights from R39,980 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid for travel until 30 September 2019. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages are subject to availability, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements, flight price increases and currency fluctuations. Packages excludes: items of a personal nature, meals and drinks not indicated and travel insurance. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.