Rovos Rail

Namibia Safari ( Pretoria - Swapkomund, Namibia)

  • Journey name: Namibia Safari ( Pretoria - Swapkomund, Namibia)  
  • Duration: Upto 7 days


Each year this nine-day 3 400-kilometre journey takes the train from the savannahs of the Highveld to the Atlantic Ocean in the west. The Pride of Africa departs from Pretoria for Kimberley, before it traverses the stark vistas of the arid Northern Cape into Namibia at Ariamsvlei. The train continues across the Kalahari Desert to Namibia’s capital, Windhoek –  Guests then fly to the world-famous Sossusvlei. After a night’s stay with desert drives and a bush dinner, guests rejoin the train in Windhoek and continue overnight to Tsumeb. A night is spent at the Mokuti Game Lodge before the journey continues on to Swakopmund – an unforgettable end to a remarkable journey.

Train Departure Schedule:

2016 : April - June

Journey Dates:

  • Journey


    Swakopmund -Pretoria



    7 Apr-15 Apr

    17 Apr-25 Apr

    28 Apr- 6 May

    8 May- 16 May



    6 Apr -14 Apr

    16 Apr -24 Apr

    27 Apr-5 May

    7 May -15 May

Places Covered:

Namibia,Tsumeb,Etosha Pan,Windhoek,Ariumsvlei and Nakop, Pretoria.

Day to Day Itinerary - Click here

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  • Accommodation
  • All meals as well as alcoholic beverages whilst on the train
  • All excursion as per the itinerary

Route Map

  • Kimberley Big Hole and Diamond Mine Museum, one of the world's finest
  • Visit the Fish River Canyon, second largest canyon in the world
  • Explore Windhoek, capital of Namibia
  • Game Drives & Overnight at Etosha National Park 
  • Twenty-four hour excursion to the world famous Sossusvlei, a stunning pan in the Namib Desert surrounded by massive red sand dunes
  • Fascinating Swakopmund, located between the dunes of the Namib desert and the roaring Atlantic Ocean