Enjoy the scenic Cape wine region and the historically interesting cities of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. This private full-day tour takes about 8 hours and visits at least three wine estates.
The Cape Winelands region is one of breathtaking vistas and majestic mountain backdrops, while being steeped in rich culture and history. Rolling vineyards and quaint Cape Dutch homesteads await you, as well as award-winning wine farms, offering some of the country’s best wines. Your day starts with a pick up from your Cape Town hotel, then head off to the university town of Stellenbosch, which is one of the oldest cities of South Africa. The oak-lined Dorp Street is home to museums and galleries as well as many student cafes and restaurants. It's here where you will make your first stop. There are several wineries in and around Stellenbosch, and your guide will bring you to a great one for your first tasting session.Your second wine tasting will be at a winery in Franschhoek, which was originally settled by French Huguenots. To this day, superb French cuisine is served in many Franschhoek restaurants. You will have your choice of locations for where you have lunch (not included). In the afternoon, you will be brought back to your hotel in Cape Town.
Because this is a private tour, it can be adapted to your personal interests. If you have specific requests, please let the local tour operator know and they will try to accommodate them.