Day trip

Constantia: Winelands Bike Tour

Constantia: Winelands Bike Tour

From $140.36 per person

Discover the origins of South Africa’s wine culture in the Constantia Valley. Short, easy cycles between estates in a quiet, semi-urban environment, in stunning surroundings.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 5 - 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
The driver or guide will come and collect you at reception or lobby of your accommodation.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the first wine farms founded in South Africa
  • Take in the plush suburban homes and surrounding mountains
  • Visit the world renowned wine estates in close proximity by bike
  • Breath the crisp, fresh air
  • Weave through greenbelts and Tokai Forest
Full description
Come and discover the oldest wine region of South Africa on a bicycle! Explore Constantia Valley, nestled beneath the Table Mountain National Park, where Dutch governor, Simon van der Stel, started the wine industry of South Africa dating back to the 17th century. Start at the country’s oldest wine farm, Groot Constantia Estate. You will be introduced to a full array of the valley’s award-winning wines, at the “birthplace of South African wine”. A beautifully restored historic manor house that is now a museum which pays testament to the heritage of this region. Cycle from estate to estate, and discover first-hand, the various grapes that are cultivated against the steep lower slopes of Table Mountain and the surprising variety it allows. meander through the up-market Constantia suburb, a hub of excellent examples of Cape Dutch architecture. Explore the Vineyards of Buitenverwachting, Groot Constantia, Constantia Uitsig, Steenberg, and cellars.
Includes
  • Bike, Helmet and equipment
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide with personalized service
  • Water and snacks
  • Quality lunch
  • Two wine tastings at exclusive estates
  • Back-up Vehicle
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 11 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
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Product ID: 389374