Luxury Rail & Victoria Falls

Itinerary Overview

This is the perfect itinerary for train and history enthusiasts as not only do you get to sleep and travel for three days on one of the most luxurious trains in the world, but you also have the chance to take a tour of the yard before boarding the train. Once you get to Victoria Falls a historical tour of the railway bridge, as well as a late afternoon journey on the Bushtracks Express steam train, are included.

Accommodation includes: The Sheraton Pretoria, Rovos Rail and Victoria Falls Hotel 



Day 1UK Departure

UK Departure

Overnight flight on British Airways from Heathrow to Johannesburg. 


Day 2The Sheraton Pretoria

The Sheraton Pretoria

Arrive in Johannesburg and transfer to The Sheraton Pretoria for a one night stay.


Days 3-5On Board Rovos Rail

On Board Rovos Rail

You will be taken to Capital Park station this morning for a tour of the shunting yards prior to boarding the luxurious Rovos Rail for the three night journey to Victoria Falls. A game drive in Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe is included as well as all meals and drinks.


Days 6-8Victoria Falls Hotel

Victoria Falls Hotel

The train arrives at the station in Victoria Falls which is adjacent to the iconic Victoria Falls Hotel where you will stay for three nights. During your stay you will enjoy a guided tour of the falls, an afternoon trip on the Bushtracks Express steam train and a historical tour of the railway bridge over the Zambezi which connects Zimbabwe and Zambia.


Days 9Departure


Transfer to the airport for your flight to Johannesburg and overnight connecting flight to Heathrow on British Airways, arriving early next morning.


Day 10UK Arrival

UK Arrival

Early morning arrival into London Heathrow

  • UK Departure
  • The Sheraton Pretoria
  • On Board Rovos Rail
  • Victoria Falls Hotel
  • Departure
  • UK Arrival

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