Cape Town to Victoria Falls Journey (COMBINATION) 7 days 1st Class with Rovos RailCAPE TOWN to VICTORIA FALLS JOURNEY (COMBINATION)
This seven-day journey commences in Cape Town and ends at the majestic Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. After the Cape Town journey, arrive in Pretoria for an introduction to our beautifully appointed station. Join in an optional tour of the city or have the afternoon at leisure before spending the night at your hotel. The train departs the following morning on the Victoria Falls journey for 3 nights, arriving Sunday.
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Cape Town to Victoria Falls Journey Combination
This seven-day journey commences in Cape Town and ends at the majestic Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Travel through the spectacular mountain ranges and scenic winelands of the Cape to the haunting barrenness of the Great Karoo. Visit the historic village of Matjiesfontein. Next stop is Kimberley for a city tour and a visit to the world's largest man-made excavation, the Big Hole, and its Diamond Mine Museum. Arrive in Pretoria for an introduction to our beautifully appointed station.
Join in an optional tour of the city or have the afternoon at leisure before spending the night at your hotel. The next day the train slowly winds its way south through the goldfields of the Witwatersrand before travelling west alongside the Magaliesberg Mountains. After border formalities at Mafikeng, the train travels north the following day through Botswana's capital, Gaborone, crosses the Tropic of Capricorn and continues via Francistown to the Zimbabwean border at Plumtree.
The next day the train passes through Hwange National Park - a rich and diverse wildlife sanctuary where animals can be spotted from the train and a game drive excursion is enjoyed.
After a service stop at Thompsons Junction, the sojourn ends at the incomparable Victoria Falls on the mighty Zambezi River. The surrounding areas offer travellers many recreational opportunities including cruises,
whitewater rafting as well as superb game viewing and photo safaris.
Depending upon railway capacity, this journey could be routed through Beitbridge and Zim.
Cape Town | Matjiesfontein | Kimberley | Pretoria | Zeerust | Mafikeng | Botswana | Zimbabwe | Victoria Falls
Highlights of the Cape Town to Victoria Falls Luxury Rail Tour Combination:
arriving Pretoria 10h00.
Optional journey combinations:
Cape Town or Durban to Vic Falls.