Crossing South African lands aboard The Blue Train , a five-star train, is a luxury. A romantic experience in which, in addition to enjoying breathtaking landscapes, one finds oneself in a very special environment, in which the service is exquisite , and glamor is breathed in every corner.
The Blue Train travels at a speed of 90 km / h, and can accommodate 74 guests in 37 rooms. 17 wagons that make a total of 336 meters long. A very special train that will make the journey an experience .
Luxury on rails
If you really want to know what luxury is, book tickets for the route between Pretoria and Cape Town on board The Blue Train. The distance between the two points is 1,600 kilometers . 27 hours of travel immersed in an atmosphere of total glamor. Then the train returns to Pretoria with new travelers.
The suites are equipped with delicate bedding, marble and bathroom with shower or bathtub decorated with gold details . The beds have been specially designed for the train, and there are 10 suites with double beds.
In addition to a complete security system, the room temperature of the suites is regulated individually, both the heating and the air conditioning, so that the comfort of the traveler is total. In addition, they have telephone service and multimedia entertainment.
Like a five star hotel
Regarding the common areas, The Blue Train has a restaurant car with capacity for 42 people, so meals are made in two shifts. There you will be able to taste the most exquisite gastronomy , in charge of prestigious chefs, and the best South African wines.
The Blue Train also includes two lounges in which travelers can rest and relax, or have tea that is served every afternoon on time.