Rail Safaris on the African Explorer Private Train
A railroad safari across some of Africa’s most spectacular landscapes. Deep canyons, wide-open plains, wild animals and the highest sand dunes in the world. The voyage of a lifetime.
Watch the wilderness roll by from your private train. Through Zimbabwe, South Africa, Mozambique and Swaziland, cross epic landscapes in the comfort of your private train.
Africa is calling you. Dreamlike landscapes are waiting to be discovered. Answer the call on a Southern African safari, and create memories that will last a lifetime.
A Southern African railroad adventure taking you through some of the world's most stunning landscapes. The immense canyons, endless deserts and amazing wildlife of Africa await!
The African Explorer is your private train for the journey of a lifetime and is the safest most comfortable way to enjoy adventure in Southern Africa.
The African Explorer is a rolling hotel offering two categories of compartments, two air-conditioned restaurant cars, a bar car and a lounge car with panorama windows and an open observation platform.
The bar car, open around the clock, is ideal for relaxing with a cold beer or a glass of South African wine. It is also a popular spot for reading as well as the venue for fascinating lectures.
A Wealth of Adventure in Southern Africa
Herero women in Victorian dresses and young girls with artistically woven plaits mingle with trendy teenagers and provincial farmers.
Enjoy breath-taking views from the top of the 100-mile-long gorge.
Etosha National Park is not only home to herds of wild animals, but also to Africa's largest salt flat, the Etosha Pan.
Sample the town's famous German food, a brewery and an colonial courthouse.
See giant sand dunes in the Namib desert and enjoy panoramic views of the Naukluft Mountains.
Stroll along the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, ride a cable car to the top of Table Mountain or enjoy the sunset atop Signal Hill.