Rovos Rail
to Namibia
JOURNEY TO NAMIBIA

Take on a nine-day journey in ultimate luxury as you travel from Pretoria, across the savannah plains of the Highveld to the Atlantic ocean in the west.

Stop by in the historic diamond town of Kimberly, take in the vastness of the stark Northern Cape en route to the Fish River Canyon.

Continue on to Namibia through the untamed Kalahari to Windhoek, Namibia’s bustling capital.

Hop in a short flight to the Sossusvlei and experience ultimate tranquility followed by a night in the stunning Etosha national park for an authentic game-experience.

The journey draws to a close as the train travels the Namib to the perfectly preserved 19th-century German Hansa town of Swakopmund – an unforgettable end to a remarkable journey

Journey available in reverse.

PRETORIA - SWAKOPMUND
PRETORIA - SWAKOPMUND ITINERY
Day 1
15h00 Depart Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria and travel south towards the goldfields of the Witwatersrand.
13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
16h30 Tea is served in the dining car/s.
19h30 Dinner is served in the dining car/s.
Day 2
09h45 Arrive Kimberley for Big Hole and Diamond Museum.
12h30 Depart for Upington and travel the Karoo semi-desert.
Day 3
08h00 Optional two-hour walking tour of Upington.
23h00 Arrive at Holoog after border formalities at Nakop.
Day 4
08h00 One-hour transfer to visit the Fish River Canyon.
11h00 Depart for Keetmanshoop. Traverse the Kalahari.
15h00 Optional two-hour walking tour of Keetmanshoop.
Day 5
09h00 Arrive in Windhoek for a city tour.
11h00 Depart in light aircraft for 1-hour flight to Sossusvlei for lunch, desert drive, bush dinner and overnight.
Day 6
06h00 Sossusvlei drive with breakfast in the vlei.
12h00 Depart Sossusvlei for one-hour flight to Windhoek.
14h00 Depart Windhoek and travel north towards Tsumeb and the game-rich Etosha National Park.
Day 7
11h00 At Tsumeb, transfer to Mokuti Lodge and Etosha National Park for lunch, game drive and overnight.
Day 8
06h00 Early morning game drive in the Etosha National Park.
13h00 Enjoy lunch on board en route to the Atlantic.
Day 9
07h00 Enjoy breakfast as the train traverses the Namib.
12h00
SWAKOPMUND - PRETORIA ITINERY
Day 1
12h00 Depart Swakopmund and enjoy lunch as the train leaves the Atlantic and traverses the Namib Desert to Tsumeb.
13h00 Lunch is served in the dining car/s.
16h30 Tea is served in the dining car/s.
19h30 Dinner is served in the dining car/s.
Day 2
11h00 At Tsumeb, transfer to Mokuti Lodge and Etosha National Park for lunch, a game drive and overnight.
Day 3
06h00 Early morning game drive in the Etosha National Park.
13h00 Return to the train and travel south to Windhoek.
Day 4
08h00 Arrive in Windhoek for a city tour.
11h00 Depart in light aircraft for 1-hour flight to Sossusvlei for lunch, desert drive, bush dinner and overnight.
Day 5
06h00 Sossusvlei drive with breakfast in the vlei.
12h00 Depart Sossusvlei for 1-hour flight to Windhoek.
14h00 Depart Windhoek. Travel south through the Kalahari.
Day 6
06h00 Sossusvlei drive with breakfast in the vlei.
12h00 Depart Sossusvlei for one-hour flight to Windhoek.
19h30 Depart Windhoek and travel north towards Tsumeb and the game-rich Etosha National Park.
Day 7
08h00 Optional two-hour walking tour of Upington. Day at leisure as the train travels into the Great Karoo.
Day 8
14h30 Arrive Kimberley for Big Hole and Diamond Museum.
16h00 Depart Kimberley and travel north into the Highveld.
Day 9
07h00 Enjoy breakfast as the train travels the goldfields.
12h00 Arrive at journey's end at Rovos Rail Station, Pretoria.
GALLERY
CARRIAGES & SUITES
PULLMAN SUITES DELUXE SUITES ROYAL SUITES
RATES
2015 2016
PULLMAN SUITES
R50 400pps
 
R53 950pps
DELUXE SUITES
R75 600pps
 
R81 000pps
ROYAL SUITES
R99 800pps
 
R107 000pps
Includes:
Accommodation, meals and excursions as well as all beverages, including alcohol, while on board.
Single supplement +50% on all suites.
DATES
PRETORIA - SWA SWA - PRETORIA
9 - 17 Apr 2015 19 - 27 Apr 2015
30 Apr - 8 May 2015 10 - 18 May 2015
7-15 Apr 2016 17-25 Apr 2016
28 Apr-6 May 2016 8 - 16 May 2016