Each Shongololo train carries a fleet of air-conditioned touring vehicles with professional guides on board, offering affordable African train safari journeys to exciting destinations.
Shongololo Express Train Classes
- Emerald Class - Cabins are air-conditioned, with private shower, toilet and lounge area.
- Gold Class - Each cabin has a private shower and toilet.
See Shongololo Express Suite Layouts. Please note that Shongolo Express is currently undergoing a refurb. New details to come.
Delightful and Authentic African Cuisine
The chefs offer South African menus that include Cape Dutch and Malay recipes as well as authentic African dishes
. Meals are complemented by a selection of delightful and distinguished South African wines. It is the aim and the pleasure of every staff member on board to provide you with friendly and efficient service.
Inclusive Scheduled Off-rail Activities
Each train carries a fleet of air-conditioned touring vehicles with professional guides on board (English, German, Dutch or French speaking) who are ready to take guests on inclusive scheduled off-rail activities to experience the unique sights of the area.
For the more adventurous there are also specialised activities from ballooning, to Elephant riding to scuba diving available at many locations.
See exciting African train travel routes by Shongolo Express