Rovos Rail
Train journey to Victoria Falls

Tale the ride of your life with this Rovos Rail package between Victoria Falls and Pretoria.

3 night train journey


R31,700 pps
Valid: 1 Jan - 30 Sep 2020



Gracious suites 
 All meals and beverage included
24 hour room service
 Attentive service

Rovos Rail

This package includes:
  • 3 Nights accommodation on the Rovos Rail in a Pullman suite
  • All meals
  • Drinks excl French Champagne
  • Itenerary specific excursions
  • Limited laundry
This package excludes:
  • Any items not mentioned above
Please note:
  • The above package is quoted on a restrictive fare which requires full payment within 24 hours
  • Prices are quoted per person sharing
  • This package is valid for SADC passport holders only
  • This package is available without flights. Just let us know on your request and we will send you a quote without flights.
  • Rates will vary if the costed class of flight is not available on the dates you have chosen or if there has been rate of exchange fluctuations or a change in the airport taxes

Rovos Rail

Train facilities at a glance:
  • A dedicated host/ess is available to guests for full 24-hour room service
  • Special emphasis is placed on food. Dinner is a four course affair with excellent selection of wine on offer. Meals are taken at set times
  • Smokers are permitted to smoke in their cabin or in the Club Lounge situated towards the rear of the train
In-room comforts at a glance:
  • The Pullman Suites are spacious as entry level cabins go at 7 sqm (+-76 sqft) with the beds converting to a couch during the day; they have the identical bathroom to that of the Deluxe Suites
  • The carriages have all been lovingly retored and remodelled to reflect a bygone era of the golden age of rail, yet they include modern day comforts such as bar fridges and air-conditioning

How to make a booking
  • Upon your confirmation that you would like to proceed with a booking your Maplanga consultant will send you a booking form to confirm your holiday.
  • We will require the full names of the people travelling as the names appear in the passport in order to book flights. You can either send us passport copies or send us the names by email.
  • Please note name changes cannot be made after the tickets have been issued.
  • Once a booking is made by you and the travel details confirmed to us we will send you an invoice with our full details indicated.
  • The advertised package is based on flights with restrictive rules. The airlines require payment for flights within 24 hours of making the booking and we will require a deposit to cover the payment. Once flights are paid they are non refundable. If you prefer more flexibility a higher class of flight must be used.
  • If a deposit is not received within the stipulated period the flights will cancel. We would then have to rebook the flights and this may result in the costed class being no longer available which would affect the cost of the package.
  • Final payment is required a month prior to travel or as the terms and conditions of the service provider/s dictate.
  • When full payment has been made we will send your e-tickets & travel vouchers to you. If you prefer they can collected from our offices in North Riding Estates.
  • Victoria Falls is a malaria area contact your doctor or travel cinic for suitable medication prior to travel.
  • We recommend that all travellers take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance. Speak to your Maplanga consultant if you would like further information on the Oojah Travel insurance we offer.
Passports and visas
  • You must have a current passport that is valid for 6 months after travel.
  • There must be at least two empty pages in your passport
  • South African passports require not visas to enter Zimbabwe.
  • Many nationalities including US, British, Australian and Canadian can purchase their visas on arrival or online. Please have cash for this. Passports requiring a pre bought visa include Greece, Colombia, India. A Univisa is available for travellers who wish to include Zambia in their itineraries.

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