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Traveling by train in luxury

luxury rail travel

South Africa has some of the most beautiful and diverse landscapes in the world and is home to charming coastal areas, the wild African bushveld and the vibrant bustling cities thriving with artistry and life. A country that offers a variety of choices in means of activities, adventures and one is that of luxury train travel. 

Rail travel moves through the Cape Winelands, the Karoo to game reserves and historical regions making for an unprecedented travel experience. By including luxury train travel into your itinerary you will be able to view South Africa from a new relaxed perspective. 


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Established in 1989, it has earned an international reputation for a world-class travel experience. 
The different journeys vary from 48 hours to 15-day travels. It links some of the greatest destinations with a variety of off-train excursions. Relax and sit back on the train as you travel through beautiful scenic landscapes. 


Friendly service, top cuisine and a selection of South Africa’s finest wines. The vintage wood-panelled coaches will take you back to the beginning of an era of luxury train travel. Carries a maximum of 72 passengers in 36 superb suites. There are a variety of collections available for guests traveling in South Africa. Custom itineraries can be made in order to combine short and long travel situations.

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The Blue Train offers you an incredible experience that allows you to see South Africa in all its glory. 

The Blue Train has been specialising in Luxury Train Travel for the past 23 years.

Traverse beautiful and scenic landscapes while heading to The Kruger National Park. Guests get a morning and evening game drive and a cultural dinner experience at Nkambeni Safari Camp.

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