Victoria Falls & Old Drift Lodge – Zimbabwe by Rail
VICTORIA FALLS AND OLD DRIFT LODGE ZIMBABWE TRAIN SAFARI
6 Days / 5 Nights
1 January – 31 December 2022
Recapture the romance of a bygone era as you step aboard the reconditioned wood- panelled coaches and enjoy fine cuisine in five-star luxury.
The Rovos Rail Train portrays the epitome of luxury, with handsome wood panelling and period Edwardian features, the air-conditioned suites accommodate two people offering the option of twin or spacious double beds. In the en-suite bathrooms, original fittings combine with the modern technology of hot showers, hairdryers and shaver plugs.
The Rovos Rail Train has three lounge areas and a dining area. The lounges consist of a non-smoking lounge car and a non-smoking 42-seat dining car. Then there is the smoking lounge, with the Observation Car at the tail. Deep sofas and wingback chairs make for an extremely comfortable ride in the lounges
Rovos Rail’s onboard experience , crossing over the Tropic of Capricorn ,travel through baobab country, Zimbabwe. Hwange, a rich and diverse wildlife sanctuary with over 100 species of mammals and nearly 400 bird species.
Victoria Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world and Old Drift Lodge with 360-degree views Zambezi River to the north and a watering hole to the south. Canvas suites with an outdoor shower and bath, star bed, private plunge pool and viewing deck. Game drives in the Zambezi National Park and river cruises on the mighty Zambezi. Walking safaris and lunch at the Lookout Café perched 120m above the Zambezi River and Batoka Gorge.
Surrounding areas offer various recreational opportunities including whitewater rafting, canopy tours and photo safaris.
INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE:
- Pick up and transfers from OR Tambo Airport to Rovos Rail.
- 3 Nights’ accommodation on board Rovos Rail.
- 2 Nights’ accommodation at the Old Drift lodge in Zimbabwe.
- All meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner).
- All beverages excludes premium branded products.
- 1 Game drive in Hwange National Park.
- 2 Game drive in Zambezi National Park.
- 1 River cruise / safari.
- Transfer by vehicle from Victoria Falls / Livingston Airports.
DeparturePretoria / Johannesburg
Day 1: Pretoria
Day 2: Rovos Rail
Day 3: Hwange
Day 4: Old Drift Lodge
Day 5: Old Drift Lodge.
Day 6: Victoria Falls and onwards
Visit Africa and relive the past with a train safari up to the iconic Victoria Falls and a luxury stay on the Zambezi..