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Journeys on the Blue Train
The Blue Train, Luxury Train and Safaris
The Blue Train: Luxury Overnight

The Blue Train, Luxury Train and Safaris:
10-day Independent Tour

Region: Africa
Train Type: Luxury

This new tour is a direct result of Owen & Eleanor Hardy’s 2011 exploration of South Africa and Botswana. It includes many unique experiences, from the luxurious Blue Train, to beautiful Cape Town, to fantastic Belmond (formerly Orient Express) safari camps in Botswana. It is important to book early because the camps are small and popular.

Special Offer: Enjoy special "Stay 4, Pay 3" pricing at all of the Belmond safari properties in low season in 2014 and 2015.  

Special Value: Valuable Virtuoso complimentary and exclusive amenities are extended to our guests at every accommodation in this program. Including but not limited to dining credits, spa credits, helicopter rides.


The Blue Train, Luxury Train and Safaris

The Blue Train: Luxury Overnight:
All-inclusive Blue Train journey with 1 night in Pretoria or Cape Town

Region: Africa
Train Type: Luxury

Special Offer: Enjoy one complimentary hotel night pre- or post-journey in either Pretoria (at the Sheraton Pretoria or the Castello di Monte) or in Cape Town (at the Westin or the Taj) and a complimentary private transfer. 

This promotion includes transfer to or from the rail station and breakfast, along with the exquisite, fully inclusive 27-hour journey on board the Blue Train. Offer valid for travel through December, 2015.  Note pricing changes from low to high season.

The Blue Train is one of the most famous trains in the world, and is one of The Society of International Railway Travelers' World's Top 25 Trains. You must put it on your "bucket list," if it's not already there! IThe Blue Train has hosted some of the world's top leaders, including Desmond Tutu, Nelson Mandela and Margaret Thatcher.


The Blue Train: Luxury Overnight
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