* SPECIAL RATES AND AN OVERNIGHT OPTION! As of 10th July it has been decided not to go ahead with the full overnight option, due to low demand. There will only be one train over this week -end, this being on Saturday 10th August.
During the weekend of the Elgin Winter Festival, Ceres Rail will be offering day trips as well as overnight trips (own accommodation to be arranged) to the Elgin Railway Market at very special rates.
Departing at 08h00 from the aha Harbour Bridge Hotel and Suites, Dockrail Rd, Foreshore, you can enjoy a 3-hour train journey to Elgin where you can spend a leisurely 3 hours at the Market before your return trip. Enjoy all the Market has to offer during this Special Festival.
You can also opt to take the train to Elgin on either the Friday or Saturday and stay over for one night in the lovely Elgin Valley, taking the train back the following afternoon. Accommodation is to be arranged by yourself.Please follow this link for accommodation bookings www.elgingrabouwtourism.co.za, but hurry, overnight option is limited to 50 guests only.
* Ticket price: R600 per Adult and R400 per child *for Festival period 9-11 August only
Overnight option: (Only 10th August now available) Depart Cape Town 08:00 on 10th August, overnight in the Valley and depart from Elgin 14:00 on 11th August.