Promoting & supporting Southern KwaZulu-Natal midland’s retreats & attractions
2017 Creighton Aloe Steam Train & Hot Air Balloon Festival
|Return train ride is approximately 3hrs long.|
|Dates: Saturdays and Sundays||Departure Times|
|24th & 25th June||10am (Pensioners weekend: R150pp (Non pensioners normal cost)|
|1st & 2nd July||10am|
|8th & 9th July||10am|
|14th, 15th & 16th July||10am & 2pm & Sun 12 noon (Festival weekend)|
|22nd & 23rd July||10am (Last weekend)|
Rates are listed below. Children age 3 to 12 apply, Children under 3yrs free.
|Casual Lounge coach||R230||R200|
|Sitter & Family Coach||R200||R170|
The train ride itself is a 2 -2.5 hr trip with beautiful Aloe viewing along the way.
It will make 2 stops:
1. En route, for passengers to walk amongst the Aloes & for a Photo opportunity.
2. At Riverside Station, We stop for approx 15min to explore whilst the engine moves into position for the return trip.
*(Please be at the station at least 30-45 min before departure time to collect tickets. Seats are allocated)*
There will be Egg & Bacon Rolls, teas & coffees on sale at Creighton Station. Refreshments & snacks for sale on the train.