The Blue Train that runs out of Cape Town is said to be a “window to the soul of South Africa” and as the routes of The Blue Train – both scheduled and chartered – take guests through some of the most breath-taking countryside to be found anywhere in the world, it is hardly surprising. The suites on The Blue Train live up to its reputation for magnificence and splendour.

The finest bed linen, marble tiles and gold fittings in the bathrooms and sheer opulence all ensure that guests will never forget the time they spend on The Blue Train. During your journey you can savour exquisite meals freshly prepared on board by top chefs which are complemented by the best wines South Africa has to offer.

The train has an aura of mystique about it. Kings and presidents have travelled on this magnificent moving five-star hotel. It’s very name has become synonymous with the ultimate in luxury and personal service.

To find out the best time to visit South Africa and to speak to someone that knows the area please call Andrew our African luxury holiday specialist: 01923 289 100