AFRICAN RAIL TOURS

Offering You The Finest Luxury Rail Journeys Across Africa

EUROPE  |  AFRICA  |  NORTH AMERICA  |  AUSTRALIA  |  NORTH EAST ASIA  |  CENTRAL ASIA  |  INDIA & SOUTH ASIA  |  SOUTH AMERICA

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AFRICA

We think there are few more romantic or exotic luxury rail experiences that cruising through the vast scenery of Africa from the comfort of a luxurious cabin. Our African rail tours combine this experience with stops at some of the continents most famous safari parks making these journeys unique.
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REGIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

The following highlights of this region can be visited on our luxury rail tours and offer world class experiences. Just click on any of the tours listed to open up or download a PDF file with the tour's full details including dates and pricing.
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Africa Cape Town

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¦ CAPE TOWN

One of the world's most stunningly located cities and the start or finish of many of our African luxury train adventures.

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AFRICAN EXPLORERGOLDEN EAGLE ROVOS RAILCAPE TOWN DAR ES SALAAMDAR ES SALAAM CAPE TOWN
Africa Etosha Pan

πŸ‡³πŸ‡¦ ETOSHA PAN

Prolific wildlife can be seen at this world renown National park in Namibia famous for its watering holes that abound with game.

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AFRICAN EXPLORER
Africa Fish River Canyon

πŸ‡³πŸ‡¦ FISH RIVER CANYON

Namibia's answer to America's Grand Canyon - epic landscape makes Fish River Canyon one of the spectacles of the world.

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AFRICAN EXPLORER
Africa Namib Desert

πŸ‡³πŸ‡¦ NAMIB DESERT

Stark beauty abounds in the vast Namib desert. Vast landscapes and a surprising amount of wildlife can be seen from your train.

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AFRICAN EXPLORER
Africa Sossusvlei

πŸ‡³πŸ‡¦ SOSSUSVLEI

A surreal landscape in the desert where the star is a forest of long dead trees that provide endless photographic opportunities.

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AFRICAN EXPLORER
Africa Windhoek

πŸ‡³πŸ‡¦ WINDHOEK

Namibia's Capital city has some interesting architecture and museums and is compact enough to walk around in the centre.

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AFRICAN EXPLORER
Africa Dar es Salaam

πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ώ DAR ES SALAAM

Tanzania's main city and most important train terminus. Also the start point for a trip to the island of Zanzibar as an add-on.

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TRAIL TWO OCEANS EASTBOUNDTRAIL TWO OCEANS WESTBOUNDCAPE TOWN DAR ES SALAAMDAR ES SALAAM CAPE TOWN
Africa Selous

πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ώ SELOUS RESERVE

Vast Reserve in Tanzania and one of the world's last great wildernesses for game. Disected by the Tzara Railway

VISITED ON THESE TOURS

TRAIL TWO OCEANS EASTBOUNDTRAIL TWO OCEANS WESTBOUNDCAPE TOWN DAR ES SALAAMDAR ES SALAAM CAPE TOWN
Africa vic falls

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡Ό VICTORIA FALLS

The greatest waterfall sight in the world straddling the Zambezi river with Zimbawe to the south and Zambia to the North.

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GOLDEN EAGLE ROVOS RAILCOPPER TRAIL EASTBOUNDCOPPER TRAIL WESTBOUNDCAPE TOWN DAR ES SALAAMDAR ES SALAAM CAPE TOWN
Africa pretoria

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¦ PRETORIA

One of South Africa's 3 capitals (others are Cape Town and Bloemfontien) and the base for many Rovos Rail tours.

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GOLDEN EAGLE ROVOS RAILCAPE TOWN DAR ES SALAAMDAR ES SALAAM CAPE TOWN
Africa durban

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¦ DURBAN

Large and cosmopolitan city on the coast of South Africa and a popular place for tourists to visit. Included in some Rovos Rail tours.

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Africa kruger

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¦ KRUGER PARK

Kruger is South Africa's most famous National Park and the best place to see the big five up close on your safari.

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GOLDEN EAGLE ROVOS RAIL
Africa hwange

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡Ό HWANGE PARK

Zimbabwe's most famous National Park and a great place to see elephants in large numbers as part of a safari stopover.

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GOLDEN EAGLE ROVOS RAIL
Africa south luangwa

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡² SOUTH LUANGWA

Remote National Park in Zambia with a selection of high end lodges and a vast amount of game to be seen.

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COPPER TRAIL EASTBOUNDCOPPER TRAIL WESTBOUNDTRAIL TWO OCEANS WESTBOUNDTRAIL TWO OCEANS EASTBOUND
Africa lobito

πŸ‡¦πŸ‡΄ LOBITO

Rarely touristed port city used as the start and finish point of our Rovos Rail trips as it is the terminus of the Benguela Railway.

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COPPER TRAIL EASTBOUNDCOPPER TRAIL WESTBOUNDTRAIL TWO OCEANS WESTBOUNDTRAIL TWO OCEANS EASTBOUND

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