The Edwardian Train Safari
|In July every year, this epic 14-day journey travels through South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania and is one of the most famous train journeys in the world.|
This magnificent sojourn will take you through South Africa with short tours of the diamond town of Kimberley and the capital city of Pretoria.
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Center Lounge Car
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Then a two-night stay in a private game lodge in the Madikwe area, before crossing into Botswana and Zimbabwe, with another overnight stop at the Victoria Falls Hotel.
After crossing the mighty Zambezi River travel north eastwards through Zambia, joining the Tazara Railway line at Kapiri Mposhe.
|Enjoy a bush walk and picnic at Kundalilia Falls, and continue the climb towards the Zambian/Tanzanian border, almost the midpoint between Africa’s two Great Rift Valley lakes.|
Descend into the Rift Valley itself and enjoy spectacular scenery as the train negotiates the tunnels, switchbacks and viaducts of the escarpment.
Cape Town, Grand Parade with
City Hall and Table Mountain
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Early on the last day the train passes through the Selous Game Reserve, the largest on the Continent - a vision of timeless Africa shortly before the bustle of arrival in Dar Es Salaam Station.
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