Overview

The Victoria Falls journey will take travellers on an unbelievable trip with breath-taking views and thrilling excursions. The train will depart Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria and travel through Warmbaths and Nylstroom, cross the Tropic of Capricorn and journey to the border of Zimbabwe. Travellers will visit Bulawayo in Zimbabwe, and Hwange National Park, where they will enjoy fantastic views of the park’s wildlife on game drives. The final destination on the journey is Victoria Falls on Zambezi River – a playground for thrill-seekers, where travellers can enjoy cruises, whitewater rafting and photo safaris.

  • Pretoria – Jacaranda City.
  • Tropic of Capricorn.
  • Hwange Game Reserve.
  • Zimbabwe.
  • Victoria Falls.

Itinerary (4 Days)

Highlights on the journey include a game drive in Hwange National Park, a superb safari destination where wild African animals roam. Travellers will also visit Victoria Falls, a spectacular waterfall and a breath-taking natural wonder. Cruises, white-water rafting, game viewing and photo safaris can also be enjoyed in the surrounding area.

  • 1

    Day 1: Departure

    ► The train departs Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria. ► Lunch is served in the dining cars as the train travels north through Warmbaths and Nylstroom, crossing the Tropic of Capricorn. ► Enjoy afternoon tea and dinner en route to Messina and Beitbridge for Zimbabwe border formalities. ► (Breakfast 07h00-10h00 • Lunch 13h00 • Tea 16h30 • Dinner 19h30)

  • 2

    Day 2: Day At Leisure

    ► Day at leisure. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served as the train travels towards Bulawayo via Rutenga and Somabhula. ► Overnight stop on board at Mpopoma.

  • 3

    Day 3: Mpopoma to Thompsons Junction

    ► Breakfast is served as the train departs Mpopoma. ► Enjoy lunch while travelling along the eastern edge of Hwange Park along one of Africa’s longest stretches of straight railway line – 114 kilometres. ► Arrive at Kennedy Siding for a game drive at The Hide. ► Dinner is served in the dining cars en route to Thompsons Junction for the overnight stop.

  • 4

    Day 4: End of Journey

    ► Breakfast is enjoyed while travelling towards the Zambezi River. ► Arrive at journey’s end in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.

Inclusions

  • 24-hour Full room service and bar facilities.
  • Entrance fees to places of interest.
  • Excursions accompanied by a qualified tour guide.
  • All meals and beverages.
  • Golf activities inclusive of green fees, golf carts, halfway house and beverages.
  • Government tax.
  • Limited laundry service.

Exclusions

  • International flights.
  • Airport taxes.
  • Tips and gratuities.
  • Items of a personal nature.

Rates

RATES: 1 Oct 2019
to 30 Sep 2020
PULLMAN SUITES DELUXE SUITES ROYAL SUITES
VICTORIA FALLS R29 250 R44 000 R58 600

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