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Full-Day Private Wine Route Tour

Product ID: 125126
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Take a breathtaking journey through the winelands of the South African Cape. Witness the wine making process from the vineyard to the bottle and visit the historical towns of Stellenbosch, Franschoek, and Paarl with your private guide.
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Duration: 8.5 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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English, French, German

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Pick-up from any hotel in Cape Town and the surrounding area (+/- 15 minutes from City Bowl). Please provide your accommodation details after booking.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy three tastings of some of South Africa's finest wines, along with a cheese tasting, on this tour from Cape Town
  • Discover the charming towns of Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek
  • Ride the Franschhoek tram through the vineyards
Full description
Stellenbosch

The Stellenbosch winelands, only 20 minutes away from the city of Cape Town, offer a superb scenery, completely different to the landscape of the Cape peninsula. Numerous grapes are grown in the region such as Chenin Blanc, Shiraz, Pinotage and the Méthode Cap Classique (local champagne). The town of Stellenbosch is a small but very vibrant town with a very famous university and numerous activities such a wine cellar tours and tastings. You will have the opportunity to purchase wines to bring back home to enjoy the region's wonderful vintages after your visit.
(1h 45min)

Franschhoek

Franschhoek ("the french corner") is an old Huguenot village. With its numerous streets and estates with french names, the town will make you feel completely disoriented, feeling like you are in France in another era. You will be completely enchanted by the town's charm and its very peaceful environment. You will get the chance to taste the region's delicacies, cheeses, and its best wines. 

Since the 1st of october, the supplier is very proud to take you on an unique ride on the Franschoek Tram 
(2h)

Drakenstein Prison

Drakenstein (Victor Verster) is a low-security prison between Paarl and Franschhoek. The prison is famous for being the location where Nelson Mandela spent the last part of his imprisonment for campaigning against apartheid.
(10min)

Paarl

The town of Paarl offers a great window into Afrikaner culture and tradition.The district is particularly well known for its Pearl Mountain or "Paarl Rock". This huge granite rock is formed by three rounded outcrops that make up Paarl Mountain and has been compared in majesty to Uluru (formerly known as Ayers Rock) in Australia. You will also be able to visit the town's vineyards where you will taste the region's finest wines.
(1h)
Includes
  • Cellar Tour
  • Three Wine Tastings
  • One Cheese Tasting
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Optional Visits

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Important information
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• Optional picnic on the wine farm
• Opportunity to purchase wine

From US$ 163.90 per person

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Product ID: 125126