Rovos Rail: The African Golf Collage
This panoramic 10-day sojourn winds its way from Pretoria to Cape Town and includes a golfing and non-golfing itinerary. After a game drive in Kruger National Park, travel through Swaziland to Hluhluwe, Durban, the Valley of a Thousand Hills, Port Elizabeth, Oudtshoorn, the Outeniqua Mountains, Knysna, the Cape Winelands, Cape Town, and more.
Non-Golfing Highlights • Game drives in Kruger National Park • Game drives in Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park • Travel the Valley of a Thousand Hills to Ladysmith • Addo Elephant Park • Ostrich farm in Oudsthoorn • Knysna lagoon • Leisure Island • Travel the Garden Route to Riversdale
Golfing (courses dependent on availability) • Leopard Creek/White River/Nelspruit in Kruger • Durban Country Club/Beachwood/Zimbali • Champagne Sports Resort in Ladysmith • Humewood in Port Elizabeth • Fancourt and Ernie Els Oubaai in George.
Day 1: Pretoria Depart Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria and traverse the Highveld to the Drakensberg Mountains.
Day 2: Kruger National Park Golfers transfer to Leopard Creek, White River Country Club or Nelspruit for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests enjoy a game drive in Kruger National Park with tea and lunch. Later, rejoin the train and depart for Swaziland.
Day 3: Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park > Durban This afternoon enjoy a game drive in Hluhluwe. Later, the train travels alongside the St Lucia Wetland Park towards Durban.
Day 4: Durban Golfers transfer to Durban Beachwood or Durban Country Club for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests take a tour of Durban and the botanical gardens. In the afternoon, travel the Valley of a Thousand Hills to Ladysmith.
Day 5: Ladysmith Golfers transfer to Champagne Sports Resort for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests enjoy a Spionkop battlefields tour, game drive and lunch. Later, the train travels across the Highveld.
Day 6: On Board
Day 7: Port Elizabeth/Addo Elephant Park Golfers transfer to Humewood for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests head out on a game drive at Addo Elephant Park. In the afternoon, rejoin the train to travel inland to Willowmore.
Day 8: George/Oudsthoorn Golfers transfer to Ernie Els Oubaai for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests visit an ostrich farm in Oudsthoorn. Later, enjoy dinner at Fancourt Estate.
Day 9: George/Knysna Golfers transfer to Fancourt for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests enjoy a ferry ride on the Knysna lagoon and can choose to sightsee and shop or take a guided walk on Leisure Island. Later, rejoin the train to travel the Garden Route to Riversdale.
Day 10: Cape Town Day at leisure with a late afternoon arrival in Cape Town.
Journey available in reverse. Contact World Journeys for more information.
• Luxury accommodation on board • All meals • Excursions as per the itinerary • Specified beverages • Golf activities including green fees and carts
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Pretoria to Cape Town
May 15, Oct 30 Contact World Journeys for 2020 departures
Cape Town to Pretoria Nov 11
Pretoria to Cape Town
May 15, Oct 30
Contact World Journeys for 2020 departures
Not included • International airfares
• International airfares