Rovos Rail Golf Collage
from £3,9999nts / 6 rounds of golf
Combine the most luxurious train journey in the world with some spectacular golf
There is no finer way to travel in South Africa than by train – especially the Rovos Rail Train - one of the most luxurious trains in the world. This fabulous holiday visits 6 of South Africa’s finest golf courses on an epic 9-night train journey through some of the country’s most beautiful and dramatic scenery.
This panoramic deluxe 10-day voyage winds its way from Pretoria in the North East of the country down to Cape Town in the Western Cape. The journey passes through some of South Africa’s most spectacular scenery and visits some of its finest golf courses as it crosses the country. Guests can choose to follow the golfing or non-golfing itinerary – and both contain some truly stunning highlights, including game drives in Kruger and the Addo Elephant Park for non-golfers and rounds at Leopard Creek and Fancourt for golfers.
It really is a wonderful way to travel; Rovos Rail trains offer the utmost in luxury and everything is included on your journey – so all you need to do is sit back, admire the stunning landscapes, enjoy the first-class food and drink and the company of your fellow guests from around the world.
Round of golf on Royal Victoria Golf Course
round of golf on Nuwara Eliya Golf Course
✓9 nights twin-share accommodation in a Deluxe Suite
✓All meals and drinks on the train
✓6 rounds of golf (including halfway house & cart fees)
✓All privately guided excursions as per non-golf itinerary
✓Private transfers throughout
✓24 hour local expert assistance
* This itinerary is flexible, so you can add extra nights and rounds of golf at the beginning or the end of the trip as you wish.
* The price is based on 2 people - if you have a larger group please let us know as discounts may apply
There are two types of suites on the train - Deluxe Suites and Royal Suites.
Rovos Rail Pullman Suite
Rovos Rail Deluxe Suite (Surcharge)
Day 1- Check-in at Rovos Rail Station, Pretoria
Depart Pretoria and start your amazing golf journey as the train traverses the Highveld to the Drakensberg Mountains.
Day 2- Leopard Creek/ Kruger National Park
Golfers: Round of golf on Leopard Creek, newly renovated and in tip top condition.
Non-golfers – Game drive in the Kruger National Park with lunch
Enjoy a game drive in beautiful and unspoint Swaziland before the train continues its journey alongside the St Lucia Wetland Park to Durban
Day 4- Durban
Golfers: Round of golf on Durban Country Club
Non-golfers: City tour of Durban with lunch. From here the train journeys through the Valley of a Thousand Hills to Ladysmith.
Day 5- Chamoagne Sports Resort/Battlefields
Golfers: Round of golf on Champagne Sports Resort
Non-golfers: Visit the Ladysmith Siege Museum and Spionkop Lodge for a battlefields tour, game drive and lunch. The next stage of the journey to Kroonstad takes you through the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.
Day 6 - Day at leisure on the train as it continues its journey to the coast
Day 7- Homewood/Addo Elephant Park
Golfers: Round of golf on Humewood Golf Course
Non-golfers: Game drive in Addo Elephant Park. Later, enjoy the train’s impressive descent through the Outeniqua Mountains
Day 8- Fancourt/Oudtshoorn
Golfers: Round of golf at Fancourt
Non-Golfers: Ostrich-farm visit in Oudtshoorn followed by disembark for dinner at the Fancourt Estate.
Day 9- Oubaai/Knysna
Golfers: Round of Golf at Ernie Els Oubaai Golf Course
Non-golfers: Morning at leisure in Knysna/ferry ride to Featherbed.
Day 10- Day at Leisure
Day at leisure traversing the Cape Fold Mountains before the journey ends on Platform 23 at Cape Town Station.
15-24 May 2019 November 2018, 30 October-08 November 2019, 20-29 Mary 2020
Reverse Itinerary ie Cape Town to Pretoria: 11-20 November 2019, 04-13 February 2020