Rovos Rail – Golf Safari


The Rovos Rail Golf Safari begins in Pretoria and travels west to Sun City for a day including a game drive for non-golfers. In the foothills of the imposing Drakensberg Mountains, 18 holes await at the Champagne Sports Resort with a guided tour of the battlefields a further highlight for non-golfers. Enjoy a game at Durban Country Club or tour the city. Then it’s on to Zululand for game viewing at Hluhluwe before heading to Swaziland. Tee off at Royal Swazi or enjoy a game drive at Mkhaya and a visit to Ngwenya Glass Factory. Golfers play the challenging Leopard Creek course (dependent) while non-golfers enjoy a game drive in the world-famous Kruger Park; after which this memorable journey ends in Pretoria. Adjusted itinerary available for non golfers.

Itinerary Details

Day 1 : Depart Pretoria

Depart Rovos Rail Station at 11:30AM, travelling towards Rustenburg where you will stop overnight. Enjoy the day onboard at your leisure. (B, L, D)

Day 2 : Rustenburg – Heidelberg

Tee off at the Lost City or the Gary Player Country Club at Sun City. Afterwards, enjoy lunch at the club. Return to the train for dinner onboard, en-route to Heidelberg. (B, L, D)

Day 3 : Heidelberg – Estcourt

The day is at your leisure as the train travels towards Estcourt. (B, L, D)

Day 4 : Estcourt - Durban

Tee off at Champagne Sports Resort. Enjoy lunch and an afternoon at leisure before departing for Durban. (B, L, D)

Day 5 : Durban – Hluhluwe

Tee off at Durban Country Club/Beachwood/Zimbali. Afterwards, enjoy lunch. Return to the train as it travels to Hluhluwe. (B, L, D)

Day 6 : Hluhluwe – Swaziland

Today depart for a game drive in the Hluhluwe Game Reserve. Enjoy brunch as the train departs for Mpaka in Swaziland. (B, L, D)

Day 7 : Swaziland – Malelane

Today you will tee off at the Royal Swazi Sun and enjoy lunch afterwards. Visit Swazi Candles and Mantenga Cultural Village before returning to the train as it departs for Malelane. (B, L, D)

Day 8 : Malelane – Witbank

This morning, play a game at Leopard Creek/White River/Nelspruit (dependent) with lunch at the clubhouse. The train travels to Witbank. (B, L, D)

Day 9 : Arrive Pretoria

Enjoy breakfast as the train departs for Pretoria. Arrive at journey’s end at Rovos Rail Station. (B, L, D)

Itinerary Highlights


Pretoria to Pretoria

Pullman from $6,845*
Deluxe from $10,110*
Royal from $13,370*

Terms & Conditions*

Departs 29 Jan, 20 Feb, 26 Mar, 01 Oct, 19 Nov 2020

*Prices per person twin share – Single supplement applies.

Terms and conditions apply. Please contact African Travel Specialists for full details and departure dates.

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