World Journeys | Rovos Rail: The African Golf Collage

This panoramic 10-day sojourn winds its way from Pretoria to Cape Town and includes a golfing and non-golfing itinerary. After a game drive in Kruger National Park, travel through Swaziland to Hluhluwe, Durban, the Valley of a Thousand Hills, Port Elizabeth, Oudtshoorn, the Outeniqua Mountains, Knysna, the Cape Winelands, Cape Town, and more.


  • 9 nights luxury accommodation on board
  • All meals and specified beverages 
  • Excursions as per the itinerary
  • Golf activities including green fees and carts


Day 1: Pretoria

Depart Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria and traverse the Highveld to the Drakensberg Mountains.

Day 2: Kruger National Park
Golfers transfer to Leopard Creek, White River Country Club or Nelspruit for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests enjoy a game drive in Kruger National Park with tea and lunch. Later, rejoin the train and depart for Swaziland.

Day 3: Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park > Durban

This afternoon enjoy a game drive in Hluhluwe. Later, the train travels alongside the St Lucia Wetland Park towards Durban.

Day 4: Durban
Golfers transfer to Durban Beachwood or Durban Country Club for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests take a tour of Durban and the botanical gardens. In the afternoon, travel the Valley of a Thousand Hills to Ladysmith.

Day 5: Ladysmith

Golfers transfer to Champagne Sports Resort for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests enjoy a Spionkop battlefields tour, game drive and lunch. Later, the train travels across the Highveld.

Day 6: On Board

Day 7: Port Elizabeth/Addo Elephant Park

Golfers transfer to Humewood for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests head out on a game drive at Addo Elephant Park. In the afternoon, rejoin the train to travel inland to Willowmore.

Day 8: George/Oudsthoorn

Golfers transfer to Ernie Els Oubaai for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests visit an ostrich farm in Oudsthoorn. Later, enjoy dinner at Fancourt Estate.

Day 9: George/Knysna

Golfers transfer to Fancourt for tee off and lunch. Leisure guests enjoy a ferry ride on the Knysna lagoon and can choose to sightsee and shop or take a guided walk on Leisure Island. Later, rejoin the train to travel the Garden Route to Riversdale.

Day 10: Cape Town

Day at leisure with a late afternoon arrival in Cape Town.

Journey is available in reverse. 


Pretoria to Cape Town - 20 May, 28 Oct 2020 & 19 May, 27 Oct 2021
Cape Town to Pretoria - 04 Feb, 09 Nov 2020 & 08 Nov 2021

*Please note prices are per person twin share, and based off 2020 departures. Single prices are available upon request.  

Pullman Suite fr $8,925* Enquire
Deluxe Suite fr $13,333* Enquire
Royal Suite fr $17,742* Enquire
*Terms and Conditions
Prices are pp twin share and in NZ dollars (unless stated otherwise), based on the lead-in categories and dates, may vary seasonally, and are subject to change due to currency fluctuations. Prices do not include flights, travel insurance (mandatory) and visas if required. Cancellation fees apply. Further terms & conditions will apply, please ask your local helloworld Travel consultant for details.
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