Day 1: From its home at Capital Park, Pretoria, Rovos Rail invites you on a journey of discovery for seven days and six nights, in world-class style and comfort from the savannas of the Highveld to the Atlantic Ocean.
Day 2: The 3400 km journey takes the Pride of Africa from Pretoria to Kimberly, center of one of the world’s most famous diamond rushes, where there’s an opportunity to visit the Big Hole and experience the atmosphere of the 1870’s.
Day 3: Then it’s on through stark vistas of the arid Northern Cape into Namibia at Ariamsvlei. Visit the spectacular Fish River Canyon – and lunch at Canyon Lodge.
Day 4: Across the Kalahari Desert to Windhoek, a lively, cosmopolitan city with a strong German flavor. After a city tour, lunch at Okapuka Ranch and an afternoon game drive the train continues overnight to Tsumeb.
Day 5: Arrive at the game rich Etosha National Park, transfer to Mokuti Game Lodge for Lunch, a game drive and overnight at the Lodge, on the Eastern edge of the Park.
Day 6: An early morning game drive into the Etosha Pan and the journey continues on to Swakopmund, a perfectly preserved 19th century German Hansa town set between the dunes of the Namib desert and the roaring Atlantic Ocean. It is an unforgettable end to a remarkable journey.
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