“There’s something about the sound of a train that’s very romantic and nostalgic and hopeful.” ~ Paul Simon

Rovos Rail has it all, and is offering residents of South Africa a half-price luxury rail deal on a 2-night train trip Cape Town – Pretoria, or in reverse, on scheduled trips from May – August 2018. The most luxurious train in South Africa, and very possibly in all the world, is a glorious medley of romance and nostalgia, classic luxury, silver-service dining and genteel sociability. It’s also a sensory extravaganza of scenery, tastes and sounds. Embark on a fabulous journey, spending 2 nights on the train, and you could elect to add a luxury stay at a boutique hotel or guesthouse in Pretoria. 

SPECIAL HALF-PRICE WINTER OFFER FOR RESIDENTS OF SOUTH AFRICA AND NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES

Make use of this fantastic half-price offer to experience all the charm and glamour of Rovos Rail on a 2-night, one-way luxury rail trip Cape Town – Pretoria, or in reverse: R14 325-00 per person includes 2 nights of luxurious en-suite accommodation in a Deluxe Suite on Rovos Rail, plus all meals and beverages, scheduled off-train excursions and 24-hour room service. The special rate is 50% of the normal rate.

The offer is available to residents of South Africa and neighboring countries. It is for a one-way journey and does not include pre- and post-tour accommodation, flights and transfers, staff gratuities, French Champagne or memorabilia purchases. Single supplement fees apply. T&Cs apply.

SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY & VALID FOR THE FOLLOWING DEPARTURES:

4 May 2018, Pretoria – Cape Town.

1 June 2018, Pretoria – Cape Town.

29 June 2018, Pretoria – Cape Town.

2 July 2018, Cape Town – Pretoria.

13 July 2018, Pretoria – Cape Town.

8 August 2018, Cape Town – Pretoria.

17 August 2018, Pretoria – Cape Town.

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ITINERARY: CAPE TOWN – PRETORIA ON ROVOS RAIL

DAY 1

11h00  Depart from Cape Town Station and travel inland through the winelands.
13h00  Lunch is served in the dining cars.
16h30  Tea is served in the lounge and observation cars.
18h00  Visit the historical village of Matjiesfontein.
19h30  Dinner is served in the dining cars.

DAY 2

07h00  Breakfast is served until 10h00.
13h00  Lunch is served in the dining cars.
14h30  Arrive in Kimberley for a tour of the renowned city, the Diamond Mine Museum and the extraordinary Big Hole.
16h30  Tea is served as the train departs Kimberley.
19h30  Dinner is served in the dining cars.

DAY 3

07h00  Breakfast is served in the dining cars until 10h00 as the train travels via Krugersdorp and Johannesburg through the goldfields of the Witwatersrand towards Pretoria.
12h00  Arrive at journey’s end at Rovos Rail Station in Capital Park, Pretoria.

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A beautiful locomotive seen at Rovos Rail’s Capital Park Station in Pretoria

Optional add-on: overnight, or spend a few nights, at your choice of luxury accommodation in Pretoria.

OUR RECOMMENDATIONS: OPTIONAL LUXURY ACCOMMODATION IN PRETORIA

Castello di Monte is offering one complimentary transfer per guest per stay to or from Capital Park Station for guests travelling on Rovos Rail, and this is valid throughout 2018.

Mail us to book, or call +27 21 797-7122 to speak to a consultant.