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US$ 2,233.12
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What to Expect

Day 1: Boarding The Blue Train commences

Pass By: Station Lounge, 197 Paul Kruger St, Salvokop, Pretoria, 0001, South Africa
The Blue Train departs from Pretoria Station to Cape Town Station.

Meals included:
• Dinner: 16h30 - High Tea is served in the Lounge Car
19h00 - First sitting for dinner
20h45 - Second sitting for dinner
Accommodation included: On board the train in a Deluxe or Luxury Suite.

Day 2: Kimberley Open Mine Excursion

Stop At: The Big Hole, Tucker Street, Kimberley South Africa
Guests can view interesting and historical sites. Experience the famous Big Hole from the edge of an enclosed ramp. Upon return at the station, guests enjoy a glass of Sherry and receive a Blue Train Momento.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Breakfast is served at 09h00
• Lunch: 13h00 First sitting for lunch
14h30 Second sitting for lunch
• Dinner: 17h00 High Tea is served in the Lounge Car
19h00 First sitting for dinner
20h45 Second sitting for dinner
Accommodation included: On board the train in your guest suite.

Day 3: The Blue Train arrives at Cape Town Station

Pass By: The Station on Bree, 207 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Shuttle transfer between Cape Town Train station and the hotel

Meals included:
• Breakfast: 09h00 Breakfast is served
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 4: Four nights at the 4*Portswood Hotel, V&A Waterfront - Cape Town

Pass By: Waterfront Village, 4 W Quay Rd, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Guests at leisure on own account

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Breakfast included
Accommodation included: 4*Portswood Hotel, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town in a Standard Queen room.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Pretoria Station, Scheiding St, Salvokop, Pretoria, 2001, South Africa
Departure Time
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7/19/2019 - 9/14/2021Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
4 days
Return Details
The Portswood Hotel, Portswood Square, Portswood Rd, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
  • 3x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • Private transportation
  • WiFi on board
  • Entry/Admission - The Big Hole
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 80 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We took the Blue Train from Cape Town to Pretoria Everything was beautifully organised after being allocated your own Butler. The individual cabin are charming and comfortable and the bathroom more than adequate! The soda converts to a very comfortable large bed. The dining carriage...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Patti1512
Reviewed 4 April 2018

The Blue Train is a fabulous and unique experience, with very little to tarnish the experience of it. It is exquisite throughout and the level of service and attention to detail was for us beyond reproach. Everything was pure luxury, nothing was lacking. However, everything...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Ludo M
Reviewed 5 December 2016

To really top off a trip to SA one needs to experience the Blue Train into or out of Capetown. Wow. Great food service and views. We had a rock come through the window but otherwise spectacular.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Whyland1
Reviewed 12 May 2015

My wife and I took the Blue Train January 2015.The train broke down 2-3 hours after departure we had to wait for a new engine that took several hours. They cancelled a schedule stop to make up time. The train made another unscheduled stop for...More

Date of experience: January 2015
41  Thank Allison S
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