JB Train Tours (Since 1975) have organised a special train tour to the 6th Cape Town Jazz Festival, formerly known as the North Sea Jazz Festival.
The train departs on the Thursday morning 30th of March 2006 from Pretoria and Johannesburg and arrive back on Monday morning the 3rd of April 2006.
The tour price includes the return train trip, 4 nights’ accommodation on the train, bedding, meals, two day entry-pass to the Jazz Festival (valued at R399 pp), bus transport in Cape Town, safety, security and lots of fun. The tour price is R1799 per person.
This major international musical event is hosted in the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) and all 16000 tickets are sold out every year.
All the big names of the industry will be there. Artists already confirmed include: Manu Dibango & Soul Makossa Gang, Chucho Valdés Quartet featuring Mayra Caridad Valdés,Tina Schouw and Friends, Charlie Haden Quartet, Freddy Cole, Louie Vega and his Elements of Life, LIVE featuring Blaz as well as a many more.
Five live shows are hosted at the same time. Lots to eat, drink and enjoy at the CTICC. Passengers’ entry tickets to the Jazz Festival are guaranteed.