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Dar es Salaam

Victoria FallsNorthbound: 28 September 2019, 27 June 2020, 26 September 2020
Southbound: 15 October 2019, 28 January 2020, 17 March 2020, 29 September 2020, 13 October 2020

This epic 15-day train journey travels through South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania and is one of the most famous rail tours in the world – the Pride of Africa. Sit back and pass through amazing landscapes, enjoying the luxury hospitality of Rovos Rail from its comfortable cabins, relaxing communal carriages and delicious food.

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Shongololo Express - Good Hope Tour

Station building - © Rovos RailSouthbound: 3 October 2019, 30 January 2020, 1 October 2020
Northbound: 19 March 2019, 3 October 2019, 17 March 2020, 17 November 2020

Travel in comfort and luxury on this touring train that attends to your every need from relaxing accommodation to quality food. This 15-day journey offers an amazing and comprehensive view of South Africa, incorporating virtually every internationally regarded ‘must see’ sight and highlight. As the train travels the length and breadth of the country, guests can enjoy the great variety of landscapes, shorelines, cultures, lifestyles and cuisine that the South African Rainbow Nation has to offer.

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Namibia Safari

Sosussvlei Breakfast - © Rovos RailWestbound: 9 April 2020, 30 April 2020, 7 May 2020
Eastbound: 19 April 2020, 10 May 2020, 17 May 2020

Explore untamed deserts and the wild Atlantic on this 9-day railway odyssey. Cross the Kalahari Desert, enjoy a game safari and soak up some stunning scenery as you visit Fish River Canyon and Garas Park and much more - all in the comfort of Rovos Rail’s luxury train accommodation and hospitality.

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Shongololo Express – Southern Cross Tour

Victoria FallsNorthbound: 18 April 2019, 13 June 2019, 8 August 2019, 2 January 2020, 20 February 2020, 16 April 2020, 11 June 2020, 6 August 2020, 22 October 2020
Southbound: 2 May 2019, 27 June 2019, 19 September 2019, 3 October 2019, 16 January 2020, 5 March 2020, 30 April 2020, 25 June 2020, 17 September 2020, 5 November 2020

An incredible 12-day rail journey that travels through South Africa, passing through five countries en route. The journey has been carefully crafted to deliver stunning experiences each and every day.

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Namibia Safari

Sosussvlei Breakfast - © Rovos RailWestbound: 9 April 2020, 30 April 2020, 7 May 2020
Eastbound: 19 April 2020, 10 May 2020, 17 May 2020

Explore untamed deserts and the wild Atlantic on this 9-day railway odyssey. Cross the Kalahari Desert, enjoy a game safari and soak up some stunning scenery as you visit Fish River Canyon and Garas Park and much more - all in the comfort of Rovos Rail’s luxury train accommodation and hospitality.

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African Collage

Knysna LagoonSouthbound: 30 October 2019, 20 May 2020, 28 October 2020
Northbound: 11 November 2019, 4 February 2020, 9 November 2020

This panoramic 10-day rail sojourn winds its way from Pretoria to Cape Town and includes a golfing and non-golfing itinerary. Keen golfers can enjoy tee off at various golf courses en route or join other guests on numerous game drives and wildlife excursions. Enjoy the comfort and luxury Rovos Rail provides on board the train as you journey across the beautiful landscape of South Africa.

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Shongololo Express - Dune Express

Windhoek, NamibiaWestbound: 16 May 2019, 14 May 2020
Eastbound: 30 May 2019, 28 May 2020

Enjoy classic, luxury train travel on board the Shongololo Express on this 12-day tour that offers a unique opportunity to experience the harsh realities of Namibia’s desert landscapes as well as the extraordinary natural phenomena resulting from millions of years of erosion and volcanic activity. Namibia is a country of compelling beauty, abundant sunshine and unconfined space. The wide horizons, the clear unpolluted skies and a population density which is among the lowest in the world, generate a sense of freedom.

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Shongololo Express – Southern Cross Tour

Victoria FallsNorthbound: 18 April 2019, 13 June 2019, 8 August 2019, 2 January 2020, 20 February 2020, 16 April 2020, 11 June 2020, 6 August 2020, 22 October 2020
Southbound: 2 May 2019, 27 June 2019, 19 September 2019, 3 October 2019, 16 January 2020, 5 March 2020, 30 April 2020, 25 June 2020, 17 September 2020, 5 November 2020

An incredible 12-day rail journey that travels through South Africa, passing through five countries en route. The journey has been carefully crafted to deliver stunning experiences each and every day.

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Dar es Salaam

Victoria FallsNorthbound: 28 September 2019, 27 June 2020, 26 September 2020
Southbound: 15 October 2019, 28 January 2020, 17 March 2020, 29 September 2020, 13 October 2020

This epic 15-day train journey travels through South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania and is one of the most famous rail tours in the world – the Pride of Africa. Sit back and pass through amazing landscapes, enjoying the luxury hospitality of Rovos Rail from its comfortable cabins, relaxing communal carriages and delicious food.

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Shongololo Express – Southern Cross Tour

Victoria FallsNorthbound: 18 April 2019, 13 June 2019, 8 August 2019, 2 January 2020, 20 February 2020, 16 April 2020, 11 June 2020, 6 August 2020, 22 October 2020
Southbound: 2 May 2019, 27 June 2019, 19 September 2019, 3 October 2019, 16 January 2020, 5 March 2020, 30 April 2020, 25 June 2020, 17 September 2020, 5 November 2020

An incredible 12-day rail journey that travels through South Africa, passing through five countries en route. The journey has been carefully crafted to deliver stunning experiences each and every day.

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