England Cricket Tour to South Africa 2019/20
Rovos Rail Tour
If you want to relax for a couple of days, we have just the tour for you! Start with two chilled days at the peaceful Irene Country Lodge and then step back in time as you board the opulent Rovos Rail to travel the 1,600 kilometres from Pretoria to Cape Town. Enjoy 5-star food, wine & service aboard one of the great railway journeys of the world.
|TOUR PRICES (per person, excluding international flights)||Double/Twin||Single|
|Irene Country Lodge & Rovos Train
||£ 2,150||£ 3,100|
Tuesday 28 January
FLY UK – JOHANNESBURGPlease contact us for a tailored quote for your flights, including UK departure airport, stopover options, airline and class of travel
Wednesday 29 January
JOHANNESBURG – CENTURIONOn arrival in Johannesburg, private transfer to the Irene Country Lodge for a 2 night stay
Thursday 30 January b
CENTURIONA day at leisure to relax in the beautiful surroundings of the hotel, have a spa treatment or to take an optional tour to explore more of the region (supplements payable)
Friday 31 January bd
CENTURION – ROVOSMorning at leisure.
This afternoon, you will be transferred to the Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria, to board the train for your 15:00 departure. Enjoy your dinner on board as you trundle across the Highveld towards Kimberley
Saturday 01 February ai
ROVOS TRAINAfter breakfast, get yourself ready for the mid-morning arrival into Kimberley, where you have the option of some excursions, including a visit to the ‘big hole’ and diamond mine museum. Re-board the train for lunch and continue on towards the Karoo
Sunday 02 February bl
CAPE TOWN – UK (or ODI/T20 Tour)This morning stop at the historic village of Matjiesfontein – a charmingly preserved Victorian railway village. Your journey then continues through the winelands to Cape Town, arriving early evening. If you are travelling back to the UK you will be transferred to the airport (arrive next day).
Alternatively continue on to our ODI/T20 Tour
Irene Country Lodge, Centurion – 5 star
Serenely set beside a lake in the countryside, close to Centurion, the Irene Country Lodge is a haven of peace and tranquillity. The hotel boasts spacious luxury rooms, a fine dining restaurant, gym and the luxurious upmarket Camdeboo Day Spa. Room facilities include an en-suite bathrooms with separate bath and shower, tea and coffee making facilities, room safe, TV, mini Bar and complimentary Wi-Fi.
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Rovos Train – 5 star
This luxurious train, with its opulent Victorian décor is a mixture of a bygone age and modern conveniences. As well as en-suite shower facilities your upgraded Deluxe suites also have a seating area with a writing desk, safe and fridge. You will enjoy all-inclusive hospitality as you travel through some of South Africa’s most stunning scenery. Staff are on hand 24 hours a day to make sure all your needs are met.
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