Shongololo Express 2019

One of the world's most interesting train journeys

22 sensational days


Tour at a Glance

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Estimated Price: $TBA per person, share twin
$TBA single supplement
Tour Dates: June/July, 2019
Tour Leader: Jenni Shallard
Inclusions: All airfares & Taxes.
  Train fare and Gold class cabins on the Shongololo Express
  Accommodation in 4-star and 5-star hotels
  2 nights at Victoria Falls
  4 nights in Cape Town
  18 breakfasts, 2 lunches & 12 dinners
  Park entrance fees
  Group tipping
  Services of English-speaking local guides


  • Ride the Shongololo Express on its Southern Cross route from Victoria Falls to Pretoria.
  • Pass through Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Swaziland and South Africa.
  • Photograph the magnificent Victoria Falls.
  • Enjoy a sunset cruise on the Zambezi River.
  • Visit Cecil Rhodes’ grave.
  • Take in the Great Zimbabwe Ruins.
  • Enjoy a game drive in the famous wildlife reserve of Kapama.
  • Tour Maputo, the capital of Mozambique.
  • Game watch in Kruger National Park.
  • Visit the historic areas of Pilgrim’s Rest, Bourke’s Luck Potholes and God’s Window.
  • Explore vibrant Cape Town, with its cosmopolitan mix of old and new.
  • Have a cable-car ride to the top of iconic Table Mountain
  • Visit the Cape of Good Hope to see the Diaz Cross and explore the nature reserve.
  • Enjoy a full day Winelands tour.

Shongololo Express 2017 Blog

"What is it about maps? I could look at them all day, earnestly studying the names of towns and villages I have never heard of..." Bill Bryson

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