There’s nothing more romantic or nostalgic than a journey on one of Africa’s Luxury Trains. Embark on an adventure that fills all the senses; in style and luxury. Slow down and take it all in as you relax without the hassle of long drives or mundane flights. Arrive rested and in style at your chosen destination.
There are a couple of luxury trains operating in Africa; most notably are Rovos Rail and The Blue Train. Pick from the range of short or long-distance routes that are on offer. Most popular is the Cape Town to Pretoria journey; which is operated by both of these luxury train companies. However; there are also journeys to Durban, Kruger National Park, Namibia, Victoria Falls, and Tanzania.
Combine Africa’s luxury trains with a safari in the Kruger National Park or Serengeti. Visit the beaches in Zanzibar or Cape Town and its magnificent Winelands. The choice is yours but we will ensure a seamless trip to Africa; by ensuring all the details are taken care of for you.
Differences between Rovos Rail and The Blue Train
- The Blue Train offers baths in one De Luxe Suite and all the Luxury Suites; whereas Rovos Rail only offers a bath in the Royal Suite.
- The Blue Train has large viewing windows in all suites that do not open; while Rovos Rail has windows that can open. This can be nice if you want to get fresh air but don’t forget to close the window when you go for meals etc.
- TV’s / Entertainment centers are in the Blue Train suites.
- Rovos Rail suites have a lounge and bed area; except in the Pullman Suites; whereas The Blue Train is always a lounge during the day and bedroom at night.