Embark on an Epic Train Journey through Africa: Introducing Micato’s Romance of Rovos Rail Safari


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Embark on an Epic Train Journey through Africa: Introducing Micato’s Romance of Rovos Rail Safari

  1. 1. Embark on an Epic Train Journey through Africa:Introducing Micato’s Romance of Rovos Rail SafariSouth Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) March 7, 2011 African train tour has long been the automobile for explorers, whether it be Cecil Rhodessvision of a track from the Cape to Cairo or Karen Blixens arrival by locomotive in Kenya to starther legendary journey. Guests on Micato Safaris brand-new Romance of Rovos Rail schedulecan produce their own nostalgic adventures on an extensive itinerary that passes through theAfrican plains in search of game, carries them around the continent in incomparable comfort inRovos Rails impeccably restored automobiles, and concludes with a rejuvenating stay incosmopolitan Cape Town. The option to follow in the footprints of famous explorers, combinedwith Micatos dedication to exceptional tailored service, guarantees travelers a tour unlike anyother.The 22-day journey, departing Tuesday, October 4, 2011 * consists of:Oct. 4 Depart the UNITED STATEOct. 5-6 Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel, NairobiVisitors experience begins at the historical Norfolk Hotel, the safari launching point favored byluminaries such as Teddy Roosevelt and Ernest Hemingway. Throughout their stay in Kenyascapital city, travelers will see the Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, where visitors can easily followan elephant orphan, hand-feed Rothschilds giraffes at the Giraffe Centre, and tour From Africaauthor Karen Blixens former room. 1/4
  2. 2. Oct. 7-9 Mara Plains Camp, Maasai MaraFly to Mara Plains Camp in the renowned Maasai Mara, grasslands typically under theguardianship of the local Maasai tribes. With its remote place in the Olare Orok Conservancy,and some of the worlds most stunning game viewing, a stay at Mara Plains feels reminiscent ofthe intrepid safaris of lore. A very early morning hot air balloon safari, touching down to achampagne bush breakfast, is utter bliss.Oct. 10-14 Rovos RailThis early mornings private charter flight wings visitors to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in time toboard the incomparably glamorous Rovos Rail. Each well-appointed car has a storied pastsome also carried royalty in their deluxe quarters. Visitors might also locate game while sippingtea in the Observation Vehicle as the train winds through Tanzanias expansive Selous GameReserve, an interesting start to the quest, and will certainly enjoy the picturesque countryside asthey continue through Tanzania and Zambia.Oct. 15-17 Victoria Falls Hotel, Victoria Falls; Rovos RailAlight in Victoria Falls for a one-night break at the grand dame Victoria Falls Hotel. Optionaltasks abound, from golf to river rafting, and guests have a full day at discretion to discover.Board the train in time for dinner in the stylish dining vehicle, then continue with Zimbabwe.Oct. 18-19 Tau Game Lodge, Madikwe Game ReserveArrive in Gaborone, Botswana then drive to Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa, whentraversed by Dr. David Livingstone. The next 2 days bring impressive game-viewingopportunities: Madikwe is home not only to the timeless large game of the savannah but alsomany desert-adapted varieties discovered in the Kalahari. 2/4
  3. 3. Oct. 20-22 Rovos RailRejoin the train for the final phase of the voyage to Cape Town. En course, visitors have theopportunity to discover Pretoria, one of South Africas 3 capital cities, and the diamond minemuseum in Kimberly.Oct. 23-25 Cape Grace Hotel, Cape TownDisembark the train in Cape Town, a picturesque city nestled between the mountains and theseashore. After an evening at discretion, guests enjoy the services of an exclusive automobileand driver for two days of exploring Cape Town and its surrounds.Oct. 26 DepartAfter an enjoyable day and a reluctant goodbye to Africa, guests will certainly be escorted to theairport for their intercontinental departure flight.Micato Safaris Romance of Rovos Rail Safari is priced at $ 29,875 per person, based on doubleoccupancy. (Price omits intercontinental airfare.) For even more information, check outhttp://www.micato.com or call 1-800-MICATO-1.* Alternate departure dates readily available throughout 2011; phone call for dates and rates.About Micato SafarisJane and Felix Pinto established Micato Safaris in Kenya in 1966, and the company hasactually been supplying the most elegant and tailored African safaris to sophisticated visitorsever before since. Winning the coveted Trip + Discretion Worlds Best Trip Operator & SafariOutfitter award for an unprecedented seven years, the Conde Nast Tourist 2010 World SaversAward and a Trip + Leisure 2010 Global Vision Award, Micato prides itself on supplying 3/4
  4. 4. phenomenal service throughout every phase of the tour experience. ### More information on South African experience at : http://southafricanexperience.com/embark-on-an-epic-train-journey-through-africa-introducing-m icatos-romance-of-rovos-rail-safari/ 4/4Powered by TCPDF (www.tcpdf.org)