Trains, Submarines & more…

Train and submarine Special:
Saturday 31 August 2013 – one day only!
Includes: Return train trip, shuttle,  submarine tour and a meal voucher.
R100.00 per person !
Bookings: 021 449 3607
Meet & Greet:   09h30 Information & Tourism Kiosk, Cape Town Station
Train Times:    09h48 train departs Cape Town; Arrives Simon’s Town 11h00
Return Times: 15h20 train departs Simon’s Town; Arrives Cape Town 16h30

The train journey from Cape Town to Simon’s Town takes around 50 minutes and is one of the most scenic train journeys along the False Bay Coastline… on arrival in Simon’s Town then the fun will really start.

Train journey Cape Town - Simon's Town

Train journey Cape Town – Simon’s Town

Once in Simon’s Town, you will be divided into groups of 20, shuttled by HGTS Tours, visiting the SAS Assegaai, a Daphne-class submarine, which was acquired in France in the 1970’s, becoming the first submarine to serve in South Africa.  Read More.. 

Submarine Tour

Submarine Tour

You will enjoy lunch at the Harbour View Restaurant with it’s stunning views over the Simon’s Town harbour.  Here you can spend your voucher of R50 towards a meal.
You will also enjoy some free time to take in all the history in this town at your leisure.  Perhaps you may want to visit the Naval Museum, the statue of Just Nuisance at Jubilee Square, or simply enjoy browsing through the many interesting markets and shops selling anything from antiques to  African curios. Or you can just chill, enjoying the historic vibe.

Just Nuisance Statue

Just Nuisance Statue

On your return journey to Cape Town, discover what Railtourism has to offer you and the rest of your family. We assure you, it will be a time to make memories.


  • Save up to 60% on a return train trip, submarine tour and meal voucher
  • Meal voucher for lunch at Harbour View
  • Trip starts at Cape Town station, stops at Simon’s Town Station and ends back at Cape Town Station
  • Breath-taking views
  • Eco-friendly way to travel
  • Rediscover the joys of train travel
  • Ideal as a day trip
  • Perfect as a gift

Booking essential and subject to availability, maximum of 60 for the day.
Payment Details:
Account Name: Bizilines 27 Cc
Account Number: 62136504439
Branch Number: 202309
Please email Proof of Payment to:

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