Our 9-day train journey with Namibia offers a unique way to explore South Africa. The train journey that starts off at the Pretoria’s Capital Park Station passes through Kimberley, Windhoek, Tsumeb and ends at Swakopmund.
The trip features a chance to experience the Big Hole Diamond Mine, the world-famous Fish River Canyon and the Etosha National Park along with visits to local towns and action-packed game drives.
- Enjoy the timeless elegance on Rovos Rail
- Watch the changing Southern African landscape
- Visit the Kimberley Big Hole & Fish River Canyon
- Go game viewing in the renowned Etosha National Park
Type of Accommodation
South Africa Namibia Etosha, Swakopmund, Fish River Canyon, Sossusvlei
- 4 nights at Rovos Rail
- 1 night at Sossusvlei Lodge
Day to day itinerary
Your journey begins with your arrival at the Pretoria’s Capital Park Station where you board on your luxury rail. Experience the scenic beauty of South Africa and indulge in a delicious 3-course dinner in the dining cart as you set-off on your journey through Namibia.
On your 2nd day, you arrive at Kimberley for a trip to the Big Hole Diamond Mine and head back to the train before lunch before heading off to Namibia.
Get up bright and early for a tour of South Africa of Upington. Hop on the train heading to the Namibian border and proceed on your journey to the Holoog Siding by the well-known Fish River Canyon. Relax and enjoy your evening on the train before you reach your next destination.
On your 4th day, we take you on a trip to Fish River Canyon. Explore the region on a walking tour and experience standing on the very edge of one of the largest canyon on the globe. Enjoy a scrumptious lunch at the Canyon Lodge before you get back to the train to continue your journey.
On your 5th day, you arrive at Windhoek. Enjoy a visit to the Station Museum and explore this hustling and bustling city. Next, we take you on a short tour of Namibia’s capital – Windhoek. From here you board a plane to fly out to the iconic Sossusvlei sand-dunes.
Enjoy a filling breakfast, before heading out to experience the famous sand-dunes of Sossusvlei. Soak in the beauty of nature; before you fly back to Windhoek to board your train and continue with your journey.
On your 7th day, you arrive at Tsumeb, where you will be transported to the Mokuti Game Lodge – a luxurious abode located in the Etosha National Park – best known for its many game viewing opportunities. Enjoy a warm meal at the lodge, settle in comfortably in your chalet and head out for a thrilling game drive.
Wake up to the smell of sweet nature and experience an early morning game drive through the Etosha National Park. Head back to your lodge for a delicious breakfast before you head back to the train.
Complete your journey with your arrival in Swakopmund, a very scenic German-inspired town located between the sandy dunes of the Namib Desert and the glorious Atlantic Ocean.
- 6 Nights on a Rovos Rail train on fully inclusive basis
- Excursions accompanied by a qualified tour guide
- Government tax
- 1 Night at Sossusvlei Lodge on fully inclusive basis
- 1 Night at Mokuti Etosha Lodge on fully inclusive basis
- Limited laundry service
- Entrance fees to places of interest
- 24-hour Full room service and bar facilities
- International flights
- Airport taxes
- All meals and drinks not specified
- Tips and gratuities
- Items of a personal nature