Golf Safari

Since its establishment in 1989, Rovos Rail has earned an international reputation for its truly world-class travel experiences. Join the nine-day Golf Safari travelling the northeastern reaches of South Africathat will entertain the most discerning golfers with a delightful itinerary for non-playing guests. Travel from Pretoria to Sun City* in the hills of the Pilanesberg for game viewing. Cross the spectacularDrakensberg Mountains to Spionkop*, the perfect base for exploring the mountains, bush, birds and battlefields of the region. Traverse the scenic Valley of a Thousand Hills to Durban* for a tour of the city and botanical gardens. The game viewing continues at Hluhluwe in Zululand (one of the oldest reserves in the country), Mkhaya* (Swaziland’s refuge for endangered species) and the world-famous Kruger Park in Malelane*, after which this memorable journey ends in Pretoria.

*Course selection is dependent on availability: Sun City Gary Player/Lost City, Champagne Sports Resort, Durban Country Club/Beachwood/Zimbali, Royal Swazi, Leopard Creek/White River/Nelspruit.

*See the 10-day  African Golf Collage

Golf Safari

Day1

11h30 Depart Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria and travel to Rustenburg for overnight stop. Day at leisure on the train. (Breakfast 07h00-10h00 • Lunch 13h00 • Tea 16h30 • Dinner 19h30)

Day2

Golfers: Morning tee off at Lost City or Gary Player Country Club.
Non-golfers: Morning game drive in Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Explore the Lost City followed by lunch at the club.
Dinner on board en route to Heidelberg.

Day3

All meals enjoyed on board en route to Estcourt via Ladysmith. Day at leisure on the train.

Day4

Golfers: Morning tee off at Champagne Sports Resort.
Non-golfers: Morning tour of the battlefields with lunch at Spionkop Lodge followed by a game drive OR relax at lodge.
Dinner en route to Durban.

Day5

Golfers: Morning tee off at Durban Country Club/Beachwood/Zimbali.
Non-golfers: Morning tour of Durban, a visit to the botanical gardens and a coastal lunch.
Dinner en route to Hluhluwe.

Day6

Morning game drive in the Hluhluwe Game Reserve.
Dinner en route to Mpaka, Swaziland.

Day7

Golfers: Morning tee off at the Royal Swazi Sun.
Non-golfers: Monring ame drive in Mkhaya Reserve. Visit Swazi Candles and Mantenga Cultural Village with shopping.
Dinner en route to Malelane, South Africa.

Day8

Golfers: Morning tee off at Leopard Creek/White River/Nelspruit.
Non-golfers: Morning game drive in the Kruger Park with lunch and shopping.
Dinner en route to Witbank.

Day9

07h00 Enjoy breakfast as the train departs for Pretoria.
10h00 Arrive at journey’s end at Rovos Rail Station.

GOLF SAFARI Pullman Suites Deluxe Suites Royal Suites
2018 R55 400 R81 500 R108 500
2019 R59 900 R88 200 R117 500
PRICE PER PERSON
SHARING
 includes:
accommodation, meals
and excursions as well
as all beverages, incl.
alcohol, while on board.
Golf activities incl. green
fees, carts, halfway
house and beverages.
Single supplement
+40% on all suites

More details on suites
and life on board >
Pullman Suites
Pullman Suites
Deluxe Suites
Deluxe Suites
Royal Suites
Royal Suites
SHORT JOURNEYS: 1 OCTOBER 2018 – 30 SEPTEMBER 2019
Dates are specific. Please reconfirm with reservations@rovos.co.za. See Downloads below for other dates and details.
JOURNEY PRY-CPT CPT-PRY PRY-VFA VFA-PRY PRY-DUR DUR-PRY
OCT 2018 5,12,17,19,24,26 1,8,15,20,22,27,29,31 4,11,18,25 7,14,21,28 26 1,29
NOV 2018 2,9,16,21,23,30 5,12,17*,19,24,26 1,8,15,22,29 4,11,18,25 23 26
DEC 2018 7,14,21,26,28 3,10,17,24,29,31 20,27 2,23,30 n/a n/a
JAN 2019 2,11,18,23,25 14,21,26,28 3,10,17,24,31 6,13,20,27 11 14
FEB 2019 1,8,13,15,20,22 4,9,11,16,18,25 7,14,21,28 3,10,17,24 8 11
MAR 2019 1,6,8,13,15,20,22,29 4,9,11,16,18,23,25,27 7,14,21,28 3,10,17,24,31 8 11
APR 2019 5,12,19,26 1,8,15,22,29 4,11,18,25 7,14,21,28 5 8
MAY 2019 3,10,17,24,31 6,13,20,25,27 2,9,16,23 5,12,19,26 n/a n/a
JUN 2019 7,14,21,26,28 3,10,17,24 6,20 9,23 n/a n/a
JUL 2019 5,12,19,26 1,8,15,22,29 4,11,18,25 7,14,21,28 n/a n/a
AUG 2019 2,16,23,28,30 5,19,26,31 1,8,15,22,29 4,11,18,25 9,16 12,19
SEP 2019 6,11,13,20,25,27 2,4,9,14,16,23,30 5,12,19,26 1,8,15,22,29 27 30
LONG JOURNEYS: 1 JANUARY – 31 DECEMBER 2019
Dates are specific. Please confirm with reservations@rovos.co.za. See downloads below for details.
CPT-DAR DAR-CPT COLLAGE
PRY-CPT
COLLAGE
CPT-PRY
NAMIBIA
PRY-WVB
NAMIBIA
WVB-PRY
GOLF SAFARI
PRY-PRY
29 Jun-13 Jul 24 Jan-7 Feb 15-24 May 11-20 Nov 4-12 Apr 14-22 Apr 30 Jan-7 Feb
28 Sep-12 Oct 15-29 Oct 30 Oct-8 Nov 25 Apr-3 May 5-13 May 21 Feb-1 Mar
9-17 May 20-28 May 28 Mar-5 Apr
9-17 Jul 3-11 Oct
14-22 Nov
DAR-LOBITO LOBITO-DAR
16-30 Jul 2-16 Aug

 *Shongololo Express Train – Rovos Rail Itinerary