Luxury South African & Namibia Rail Journey

Overview

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.

 

Itinerary Highlights

  • 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

More Information

Tour Duration

9 days

Start

Pretoria

End

Swakopmund

Comfort Level

Luxury

Type of Accommodation

Accommodated

Destinations

South Africa Namibia    Etosha,    Swakopmund,    Fish River Canyon,    Sossusvlei

Accommodation
  • 4 nights at Rovos Rail
  • 1 night at Sossusvlei Lodge

Day to day itinerary

Day 1

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.

 

Day 2

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.

 

Day 3

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.

 

Day 4

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.

 

Day 5

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.

 

Day 6

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.

 

Day 7

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.

 

Day 8

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.

 

Day 9

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.

Inclusions

  • 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

Exclusions

  • International flights
  • Airport taxes
  • All meals and drinks not specified
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

Tour Rates

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