Rovos Rail

Capture the true essence of luxury train travel and embark on the most memorable trip through Southern Africa.


Recapture the romance and atmosphere of a bygone era as you step aboard this magnificent train that captures the heart and soul of each traveller.

Description, Services & Facilities

Since its establishment in 1989, Rovos Rail has earned an international reputation for its truly world-class travel experiences and unique service. In a series of journeys lasting from 48 hours to 15 days, Rovos Rail links the sub-continent’s greatest destinations from Cape Town at its tip to Dar es Salaam in Tanzania. Its upon this train that one will truly experience a by gone era. Indulge yourself in the cuisine and wine, lounge in the observation cart and watch the African landscape pass by. The dark wood panelled carriages and traditional African colours throughout the train bring to life the African atmosphere and warmth of its culture.


Deluxe Suite Cabin

Deluxe cabins are slightly bigger with the addition of a lounge area. The spacious suites with their dark wood panelled walls and deep African coloured fabrics offer you a fantastic sense of what old colonial Africa was like. With the train slowly snaking its way through Africa why not relax and sip on a ice cold beverage from your bar fridge filled with beverages of your choice

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We have first-hand knowledge of the destinations we sell. Travel is our passion.


We’re proud to have a high number of loyal customers and 98% of our customers consider our service to be excellent.


We constantly negotiate exceptional hotel deals and exclusives for our customers.


We are a privately owned family company with offices in the heart of London.

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