For the train enthusiast, South Africa offer some of the most luxurious rail safaris in Africa. The most famous rail safaris around Africa are Rovos Rail and the Blue Train. The Blue Train operates mainly between Cape Town and Johannesburg whereas Rovos Rail offer various journeys to suit the short and longer stay traveler. The journeys includes routes between Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban with extensions into Africa including Vic Falls and Dar es Salaam. Golfers are also able to book the ever popular Rovos Rail Golf Safari. Namibia is one of the "less traveled" destinations but certainly offer a rail experience you will never forget.
Rovos Rail - Since its establishment in 1989, Rovos Rail has earned an international reputation for its truly world-class travel experiences. Step aboard the wood-panelled coaches – classics remodelled and refurbished to mint condition – and enjoy fine cuisine in five-star luxury as some of the most varied scenery imaginable unfolds beyond the windows.