We are sad to report the unfortunate incident in South Africa involving the Rovos Rail, one of the premier luxury trains in the world. You can get more information about the incident on News24 or BBC

As per news reports, four employees, all women, are dead. Our hearts go out to everyone directly hurt due to this tragedy. While Palace Tours did not have any guests on this particular departure of Rovos Rail, Rovos remains an integral part of our Luxury Trains Portfolio (as a part of our brand of Palace Trains – http://www.palacetrains.com).

We apologize for the inconvenience our guests might face due to this temporary situation and affected clients in future departures are have been contacted for alternate arrangements. If you would like to make any changes to your existing or upcoming plans with Palace Tours in Africa, or if you want any alternatives, please contact us and we will be happy to accommodate your needs.

We do remain committed in continuing to promote and sell the Rovos Rail as it is an integral part of our train tours portfolio and offers unmatched quality service in its class.

Palace Tours Team!