Take a journey into a timeless world of grace, elegance and romance where spectacular scenery combines with pleasureable comfort.  The route between Pretoria and Cape Town is a 27 hour journey of 1600 kilometres, through some of the most diverse and spectacular scenery offered by the African sub-continent.

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Why We Love It

A journey of a lifetime for those who enjoy the finer things in life!

The Blue Train dining experience is an elegant affair and a banquet for all the senses.

Around-the-clock personal Butlers see to the guests’ every need for the duration of their journey

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Day 1

Pretoria - Cape Town

Check-in at The Pretoria Station where you will be boarded directly onto the train. Enjoy pre-departure snacks and drinks on board.  Once the train has departed brunch will be served in the dining car.  There is a stopover and excursion in Kimberley to the Kimberley Open Mine Museum. After this exciting tour, guests are free to refresh themselves and enjoy pre-dinner drinks served at any one of our lounges. Dinner is an elegant affair and men are requested to wear a jacket and tie and ladies elegant evening wear. (L)(D)

Day 2

Cape Town

This morning you have the option of breakfast in the dining car or it can be served in-suite on request.  On arrival in Cape Town your butler will assist you to The Blue Train Lounge. (B)

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This offer is valid until 31 December 2018, applicable to new bookings only. This includes bed & breakfast and a transfer between the hotel & station. Please note that this offer cannot be used on any discounted rate or combined with any other promotion. Bookings are subject to availability, terms and conditions apply.