A South Africa vacation includes visits to the region’s must-see destinations. Visit Cape Town and its impressive landmarks including the Kirstenboch Botanical Gardens and the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, known for its impressive number of protected plant and bird species. Travel to the aptly named Winelands region to see beautiful vineyards. Visit Kimberly, best known for the Big Hole which led to the discovery of diamonds in the area. Explore the Golden Mile Promenade in Durban. See the Zululand cultural village and the St. Lucia Wetlands. Visit Kruger National Park with its unrivaled plant and animal life. Tour Johannesburg and see the site of the city’s Old Fort Prison Complex. Each Africa tour includes a fantastic train experience, with ever-changing colorful scenery the perfect backdrop for your vacation
Train Tours in Africa
Rovos Rail - Namibia Safari - Pretoria - Swakopmund 9 days from $4795
Each year this nine-day 3,400-kilometer journey takes travelers from the savannahs of the Highveld to the Atlantic Ocean in the west by luxury rail.
Departs from April 2015 to April 2016.
Shongololo Express - The Good Hope Adventure 14 days from $3250
This 13-day rail adventure aboard the famed Shongololo Express traverses great stretches of southern Africa, incorporating virtually every internationally regarded must-see sight and highlight.
Departs from November 2014 to October 2015.