Operated by the private, family-run Rovos Rail, the elegant Pride of Africa lives up to its name and is described by its operator as "the world's most luxurious train". Guests travelling with us on an escorted rail tour of Africa will be apt to agree. Each of the Pride of Africa's lovingly-restored Pullman-style carriages is finished in polished teak, and decorated and furnished in the opulent and decadently comfortable style of the 1920s, recalling the halcyon days of luxury rail travel at its most romantic.
Despite the authentically-detailed beauty of these heritage carriages, our guests benefit from every modern amenity and the highest standards of on-board service. Wherever our guests join and depart the Pride of Africa they will enjoy the nearest equivalent to a luxury five-star hotel that runs on railway lines and will be transported through some of South Africa's most compelling and spectacular landscapes.