Cape Winelands - Sample World-Renowned Wines
South Africa produces many of the world's finest wines, most of which originate from the fertile and abundant valleys known as the Cape Winelands. Less than an hour’s drive from Cape Town, immaculate postcard-perfect scenery unfolds around you. The mountains and valleys are covered with rolling vineyards and sprawling wine estates, where guests are invited to lunch at ancient homesteads at the foot of the Cape Mountains.
It is the largest wine-producing region in the Western Cape and is home to world-famous restaurants, hotels, spas and romantic getaways in charming French-influenced towns such as Franschhoek, Paarl and Stellenbosch.
The area boasts over 200 wine cellars
Wine tasting of world-famous, award-winning wines
Explore scenic Franschhoek, with its gourmet restaurants and delicious patisseries
Visit the hallowed, oak-lined streets of historic university town Stellenbosch
From R 1,450
Le Quartier Français is an exquisite guest house in the heart of the Cape Winelands. This award-winning auberge and restaurant in the historic town of Franschhoek is a stunning package of majestic views, indulgent comfort, delicious food and exceptional service.
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Full Day Winelands Bicycle Tour
Glide by bicycle through the beautiful countryside surrounding Stellenbosch and visit a number of wine estates. Meet at a café on Long Street, take a historic walk through Company Gardens to central station for a train ride to Stellenbosch. From here, travel by bicycle to four wineries, stopping at your leisure. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels.
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