Steam Trains were once the superlative forms of transport, leaving horse skiing and rollerblades to suffer certain unpopularity. Enjoy excellence with a train trip including a picnic basket at Friends of The Rail
Choose between these options:
- R630 for a steam train ride and picnic basket for two people, valued at R1 260
- R1 033 for a steam train ride and picnic basket for four people, valued at R2 520
Groupies hop aboard an authentic steam train and depart from Friends of The Rail's private station in Hermanstad for a scenic two and a half hour ride around Pretoria. A picnic basket containing three salty treats and three sweet nibbly bits with fruit, sparkling wine and juice is included in this exclusive indulgence.
More About Friends of The Rail
The nation’s premier steam railway club, Friends of the Rail take pride in having looked after the steam locos and running steam trains for 25 years. Preserving South Africa’s railway heritage they offer a look into a “living museum” and provide an experience unrivalled by Thomas the Tank Engine.
Friends of the Rail station
Just off Van der Hoff Road
Pretoria North, 0044Get Directions