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A selection of the finest and most challenging courses in South Africa where brought together in a kaleidoscope of golf, game and scenic beauty.
Rovos Rail designed a testing nine-day Golf Safari to entertain the most discerning players including optional excursions for non-playing guests at all venues. Relax while indulging champagne in class and comfort, as you are wisped past the scenic beauties to another wondrous course.
PRETORIA | SUN CITY | DRAKENSBERG MOUNTAINS | DURBAN HLUHLUWE | SWAZILAND | MKHAYA | KRUGER PARK
Pretoria – Durban – Swaziland – Pretoria (Golf Safari)
30 Jan – 7 Feb 2019
21 Feb – 1 Mar 2019
28 Mar – 5 Apr 2019
03 Oct – 11 Oct 2019
14 Nov – 22 Nov 2019
DEPART ROVOS RAIL STATION11h30Depart Rovos Rail Station, Pretoria. Overnight on board in Rustenburg.
NEXT MORNINGTee off at Lost City Golf Course. 09h00*Pilanesberg game drive with lunch at the golf club. Overnight Heidelberg.
NEXT MORNINGDay at leisure. The train traverses the Drakensberg en route to Estcourt.
NEXT MORNINGTee off at Champagne Sports Resort. 09h00*Spionkop battlefields tour followed by lunch then shopping (time permitting).
NEXT MORNINGTee off at Durban Club/Beachwood. 09h00*Durban city tour with lunch at the golf club. Overnight Hluhluwe.
NEXT MORNING06h00Game drive in Hluhluwe Game Reserve. 11h00Brunch is served as the train departs for Mpaka in Swaziland.
NEXT MORNINGTee off at Royal Swazi Golf Club. 08h00*Game drive at Mkhaya Reserve. Visit to Ngwenya Glass Factory and lunch.
NEXT MORNINGTee off at Leopard Creek (dependent). 08h00*Game drive at Kruger Park. Lunch at Buhala Lodge and curio shopping.
Your Plan07h00Breakfast is served in the dining cars. 10h00 Arrive Rovos Rail Station, Pretoria. * Non-golfers itinerary. Note: Tee-off times vary. There are four departures annually. Please dress accordingly for game drives: mornings can be cool then warm up considerably; afternoons can be warm then cool down considerably. Warm clothing, hats and sun protection are advised (season dependent). Rain capes are available. The golfers’ itinerary is prebooked so non-golfer additions are not accepted. Please consult with the Golf Pro. Excursions may be changed according to schedule achieved. Times are approximate and cannot be guaranteed. Golf Course dress code at the golf courses. DRESS CODE Acceptable clothing: • Shirts with collars and sleeves must be tucked in • Traditional long or short golf trousers • Short trousers with knee-length stockings or short white socks • Ladies skirts or culottes must be knee-length • Golf hats or peaks worn with peak forward • Golf shoes with soft spikes (most clubs) Not acceptable: • T-shirts, vests or sleeveless shirts • Denim jeans • Sweatpants or cargo pants • Drawstring shorts • Shoes without socks • Cross-trainer sports shoes
- All meals
- All alcoholic and other beverages
- 24-hour full room service and bar facilities
- Limited laundry service
- Guided excursions (where applicable)
- Entrance fees as per itinerary
- Government tax
- Golf activities (green fees, carts, halfway house and beverages)
- Pre/post accommodation
- International, Regional and Domestic Flights
- Staff gratuities
- French Champagne
- Memorabilia purchases