Rovos Rail: The Namibia Journey

Rovos Rail: The Namibia Journey

9 Days / 8 Nights

Price from$8,152

From South Africa's western savannahs to the Atlantic in the west: Travel aboard the luxurious Rovos Rail and visit the diamond town of Kimberley, traverse the Northern Cape into Namibia and marvel at Fish River Canyon, the Quiver Tree Forest, and the untamed Kalahari. German-influenced Windhoek, stunning Sossusvlei, and game-rich Etosha National Park will surprise and delight you.

Highlights • Tour the Big Hole and the Diamond Museum in Kimberley, South Africa. • Travel the Karoo semi-desert towards Upington • Tour of Upington • Windhoek city tour • Overnight at Sossusvlei Lodge with a bush dinner and desert drive • Etosha National Park with game drives and overnight in lodge

Rovos Rail: The Namibia Journey map

Day 1: Pretoria Depart Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria and travel south towards the goldfields of the Witwatersrand.

Day 2: Kimberley > The Karoo Arrive in Kimberley and visit the Big Hole and the Diamond Museum. Travel the Karoo semi-desert towards Upington.

Day 3: Upington An optional two-hour walking tour of Upington this morning. Cross into Namibia and continue to Fish River Canyon.

Day 4: Fish River Canyon > Keetmanshoop Transfer to the Fish River Canyon, the second-largest canyon in the world. Traverse the Kalahari towards Keetmanshoop to visit the Quiver Tree Forest and Giant's Playground.

Day 5: Windhoek > Sossusvlei Arrive in Windhoek for a city tour. Afterwards, fly to Sossusvlei Lodge for lunch, a desert drive, bush dinner, and overnight.

Day 6: Sossusvlei > Windhoek Enjoy an early morning desert drive with breakfast in the vlei. At midday, fly back to Windhoek to rejoin the train.

Day 7: Etosha National Park This morning, transfer to a lodge in the Etosha National Park for lunch, a game drive, and overnight.

Day 8: Etosha National Park Enjoy an early morning game drive in the park before rejoining the train for lunch on board en route to the Atlantic.

Day 9: Walvis Bay Today, cross the Namib Desert before arriving at Walvis Bay.

Journey available in reverse. Contact World Journeys for more information.

• Luxury accommodation on board and in lodges • All meals • Excursions as per the itinerary • Specified beverages

Pricing (per person) $NZD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2020

Pullman Suite

1 Jan - 31 Dec

Deluxe Suite

1 Jan - 31 Dec

Royal Suite

1 Jan - 31 Dec

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-

$8,152

-

$12,065

-

$16,196

-

-

$12,228

-

$18,098

-

$24,293

2021

Pullman Suite

1 Jan - 31 Dec

Deluxe Suite

1 Jan - 31 Dec

Royal Suite

1 Jan - 31 Dec

-

-

$8,859

-

$13,043

-

$17,609

-

-

$13,288

-

$19,565

-

$26,413

Departs

2020

Pretoria to Walvis Bay Apr 9, 30; May 7 Walvis Bay to Pretoria Apr 19; May 10, 17

2021

Pretoria to Walvis Bay 8 Apr; 29 Apr, 6 May Walvis Bay to Pretoria 18 Apr; 9 May; 16 May

Not included

• International airfares