Escorted South Africa for steam train enthusiasts

Created: 11 November 2016

Created with the rail connoisseur in mind, this 16-day escorted tour ticks of many of South Africa’s key sights – think Cape Town, Robben Island, Shamwari Private Game Reserve, Knysna, Johannesburg and more. It also spends three days at the famous Stars of Sandstone Steam Festival, where a myriad of steam-driven vehicles and machines await. Departing 22 March 2017, South Africa & Stars of Sandstone costs from £3,995 pp (two sharing) including international (London) and domestic flights, 15 nights’ B&B, all rail journeys, excursions and admissions as per the itinerary, welcome & farewell dinners, and tour leader.

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  • UK's first rail tour operator to run an overseas escorted rail holiday in 1974
  • Created for people who love rail holidays and exploring the world’s heritage railways
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