Umgeni Steam Railway, Kloof

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A gauge heritage railway near Durban, Umgeni Steam Railway dates back to the 1880s and runs through a tunnel that remains one of the oldest still in use in South Africa. A treat for steam enthusiasts and anyone else wishing to enjoy some old-fashioned sightseeing, the railway follows a route from Durban to Pietermaritzburg and offers great views of the area. Please be sure to go to the website for accurate dates and times of the available rides. Use the online booking form to ensure a seat on the train well in advance. For more information, please visit the website http://www.umgenisteamrailway.com/ Put Umgeni Steam Railway at the forefront of your travel plans using our Kloof trip planner .
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  • Travelled on this three years ago when i was last in Durban. I booked it some six months before arrival and worked my holiday around it. A month before the trip, the two steam engines were taken out o...  more »
  • This was truly a memorable day. An experience which will never be forgotten. Children, Families and Friends all marvel in the adventure. The hospitality of the Train staff and pure passion for what th...  more »
  • What an excellent experience. Board the steamtrain at 8am or 1230pm and take a 1 hour ride through the landscape of 1000 Hills. Arriving at Inchanga there is 1 hour to eat, shop at the stalls, visit t...  more »
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