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World Class Rovos Rail Experience with Garden Route Safari, Wine Estates & South Africa Voyage

Azamara

19 November 2024

From

£6799 pp

Azamara Quest

30 Nights

Ride "The Most Luxurious Train In The World" - Rovos Rail

Garden Route Game Drives in Search of the Big 5

Cellar Tour & Wine Tasting in Stellenbosch

Holiday Itinerary

Day 1     Fly from the UK to Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

Day 1     Gran Canaria Hotel Stay

Day 2     Gran Canaria, Canary Islands - Embark Azamara Quest

Day 3     Cruising

Day 4     Cruising

Day 5     Dakar, Senegal

Day 6     Banjul, Gambia

Day 7     Cruising

Day 8     Cruising

Day 9     Cruising

Day 10   Cruising

Day 11    Cruising

Day 12   Jamestown, St. Helena Island

Day 13   Cruising

Day 14   Cruising

Day 15   Cruising

Day 16   Walvis Bay, Namibia

Day 17   Walvis Bay, Namibia

Day 18   Luderitz, Namibia

Day 19   Cruising

Day 20   Cape Town, South Africa - Disembark Azamara Quest

Transfer from the Port to your Cape Town Hotel

Day 21   

Cape Town - Full Day Peninsula Tour

Today you will drive by Clifton, Camps Bay & Llandudno.  Enjoy a Seal Island Cruise at Hout Bay (weather dependent) 

Experience Chapmans Peak Drive & Ride the Funicular at Cape Point.

Enjoy lunch at Bertha's restaurant in Simons Town.

Get up close to the Penguins at Boulders Beach, before returning to your hotel.

Day 22   

Cape Town - Half Day City Tour & Table Mountain

Transfer from your hotel to the Cableway, and make take a trip to the top of the Iconic Table Mountain.  Admire the views of the Bowl & the Coastline (weather dependent).

Enjoy a tour of Cape Town, taking in Pariliament, City Hall and Slave Lodge.  Visit The Castle & Companys Garden.  Drive through Bo Kaap & Malay Quarter, before spending the afternoon at leisure.

Day 23 & 24

Garden Route Game Lodge

Enjoy 2 days at Garden Route Game Lodge and go in search fo the Big 5 on game drives.

Day 25   

Stellenbosch & Franschhoek

Transfer to Stellenbosch and enjoy a walking tour of the town.  Experience a cellar tour and wine tasting at a Stellenbosch Wine Estate.  Head over to Franschhoek, and enjoy a wine tasting session and lunch.

Day 26

V&A Waterfront & Rovos Rail

Enjoy the morning at leisure before transferring to the V&A Waterfront and explore the shops, boutiques and restaurants.

Transfer to Cape Town Rail Station and board Rovos Rail.

Day 27   

Rovos Rail - Matjiesfontein

Breakfast is served in the dining cars until 10:00. The train travels through the Karoo, a vast semi-desert region that was once an enormous inland sea. Over millions of years, volcanic matter was ground down and deposited as silt upon the seabed to form what geologists call the Karoo system.

Lunch is served in the dining cars. After lunch, there is a chance for guests to disembark the train at Whitehill Siding and walk the 5km into Matjiesfontein. A member of staff will accompany the group.

Disembark at Matjiesfontein for an opportunity to stroll through the historic village. Of special interest is the museum on the platform and a collection of historic cars and railway carriages to the right of the Lord Milner Hotel.

Tea in the lounge and observation cars.

About an hour after Matjiesfontein, the train arrives at the first of four tunnels on the pass. The first tunnel is 13.5km long so guests are to be careful when walking through the train and may wish to turn on necessary lights.

Dinner is served as the train climbs ±750m down the escarpment towards Worcester. Dress: Formal

Day 28

Rovos Rail - Kimberley

Breakfast is served in the dining cars until 10:00 en route to Kimberley.

Lunch is served in the dining cars.

Enjoy a tour of Kimberley’s Diamond Mine Museum and the Big Hole. Capital of the Northern Cape, Kimberley is well known for the discovery of diamonds that led to its establishment in 1871.

Dinner is served in the dining cars. Overnight on board. Dress: Formal

Day 29 

Pretoria - Johannesburg

Disembark the Rovos Rail Train & transfer to Johannesburg, via Soweto, Regina Mundi Church & Hector Pieterson Memorial.  

Enjoy lunch at Sakhumzi's Restaurant.

Day 30

Fly from Johannesburg to the UK


Onboard Inclusions

Luxury boutique hotel at sea.
Select Beverages Included - wines, beers, spirits, soft drinks & teas & coffees
Gratuities Included
Cultural events - Including Azamazing Evening Event
Top-tier dining
Personalised service
Seven restaurants
Spacious pool area
World-class entertainment

Pricing

Inside Stateroom from £6799 pp

Veranda Stateroom from £7499 pp

Suite from £8599 pp

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