Blue Train Pretoria Cape Town
Blue Train Pretoria Cape Town Day 1
|07:30||Register and check-in at The Pretoria Station. Guests are boarded directly to the train. Guests enjoy pre-departure snacks and drinks onboard.|
|08:30||The Blue Train departs from Pretoria.|
|10:30 – 12:30||First sitting for Brunch.|
|12:30 – 14:30||Second sitting for Brunch.|
|15:30||High tea is served in the Lounge Car.|
|17:10||The Blue Train arrives at Kimberley Station.
Guests disembark and assemble at the railway museum, from where they will be ushered to a bus, which transfers them to the Kimberley Open Mine Museum.
Guests arrive at the Open Mine Museum for a tour of the mine.
Guests are first taken to view interesting and historical sites. Guests are also taken onto an enclosed ramp on the edge of the Kimberly hole.
|18:35||Guests depart from the Open Mine Museum for Kimberley Station.
At Kimberley Station guests are greeted with a glass of sherry. The sherry glass engraved with The Blue Train logo is a memento for guests to keep.
The Blue Train departs Kimberley Station for the journey Southbound to Cape Town.
After this exciting tour, guests are free to refresh themselves and enjoy pre-dinner drinks served at any one of our lounges.
Remember, dinner is an elegant affair and men are requested to wear a jacket and tie and ladies elegant evening wear.
|19:30||First sitting dinner.|
|21:15||Second sitting dinner.|
Blue Train Pretoria Cape Town Day 2
|07:30 – 10:00||Breakfast is served on a first come first serve basis.
Breakfast can also be served in-suite at the guests’ request.
|12:00 – 14:30||Three-course Lunch is served at leisure (first-come-first-served)|
|15:00||The Blue Train arrives at Cape Town / Pretoria Station.
Butlers usher guests to The Blue Train Lounge.
Blue Train Gallery
01 September 2017 – 15 November 2017
01 January – 31 August 2017 & 16 November – 31 December 2017
Please note new seasons and rate per person sharing
|Suite type||Low season||High season|
|Luxury Double rate per person sharing|
|Luxury Single rate including Supplement|
|De Luxe Double per person sharing|
|De Luxe Single rate including Supplement|
Maximum 2 guests per suite. Rates are per person, inclusive of all meals, high tea, drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and off-the train excursions excluding French champagne, caviar and external telephone calls.
Rates quoted are for a one-way journey and are subject to change without prior notification. Arrival times and off-the train excursions cannot be guaranteed. Reservations for children on request only.
Special requests for meals (e.g. Kosher and Halaal) to be specified at time of reservation.
Bed preference (double or single) to be specified when making a reservation, as double beds are limited.
Guests are requested to check in 1 hour prior to departure at The Blue Train lounges in Pretoria and Cape Town.