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From Cape Town: Full-Day Winelands Tour with Tasting

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From Cape Town: Full-Day Winelands Tour with Tasting

From US$ 37.15 per person

This scenic guided tour will take you through magnificent mountain landscapes and rolling vineyards to the heart of the Cape Winelands. Visit wine estates in Franschhoek & Stellenbosch with cellar tour and a cheese and wine tasting at 2 regional estates.

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Duration 8 hours
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  • Explore the iconic wine country towns of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch
  • Enjoy a complimentary glass of bubbly
  • Marvel at the breathtaking scenery throughout the day
  • Join a cellar tour with wine tasting and chocolate pairing
  • See the famous duck parade
  • Enjoy an afternoon estate visit with wine tasting and cheese pairing
Full description
Join this guided tour to explore the area around the Cape. The first stop is at Blaauwberg beach, for amazing views of Table Mountain from across the water of Table Bay. Then head into wine country, where you will visit the Backsberg Wine Estate (subject to change). Join the cellar master for an informative tour of the wine-making facility and cellar. Taste their classic red and white wines with cheese pairings. Explore the quaint village of Franschhoek and enjoy some lunch. This is the country’s food and wine heartland. Breathtaking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine and the finest wines combine to create lasting memories. In the afternoon head over the Hellshoogte mountain pass to Stellenbosch, the Cape’s second-oldest settlement. You will have a brief city tour here, before continuing to the Vergenoegt Wine Estate (subject to change) for an afternoon tasting of their specialty wines. See their 900 runner ducks parade past you in formation.
  • 2 wine tastings
  • Cheese tasting
  • Cellar tour
  • Specialist wine guide
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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· City Sightseeing Tour Office, V&A Waterfront, outside the Two Oceans Aquarium, Dock Road. · You may also join this tour at these additional pickup points: · Camps Bay: Tour office outside the Bay Hotel on the beachfront at 8:25 AM · Sea Point 1: Stop Cnr Queens and Alexander Road, Sea Point at 8:35 AM · Sea Point 2: Stop Cnr Beach road and St John Road at 8:40 AM · Sea Point 3: Beach Road, opposite the Winchester Mansion Hotel at 8:42 AM · Green Point: Next to the Light House at 8:46 AM · Downtown: Tour office at 81 Long Street at 8:30 AM

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • As part of ongoing COVID-19 virus preventative measures, all vehicles are thoroughly disinfected every day and hand sanitizer is provided at numerous locations
  • Please be at the clearly marked bus stop 10 minutes prior to departure
  • Tickets are only valid on the stipulated day of booking
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4.3 /5

based on 99 reviews

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We were pick up at 81 Long Street then transferred to the V& A and changed buses. The first wine tasting was very well organised- 2 white, 2 red plus chocolates to march. Free time for lunch. 2nd tasting 1 white, 1 rose and 3 red plus cheese and bread. I appreciated the 1st as I am not a red drinker. Overall it was a good tour, we even saw zebras, not expected.

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January 28, 2020

Well organised tour, on time with the pick-up, feel save on the bus and enjoy the tour guide with all his interesting information while travelling from place to place. Everybody was very friendly and helpful on the bus and will definitely recommend this tour. I look forward to my next holiday in Cape Town and will be on the "red" bus again.

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January 6, 2020

It was a very well organised tour. The coaches were comfortable and our guide was very informative about the history and the geography of the area. We visited backsberg and sampled 5 delicious wines paired with similarly scrumptious chocolates. We stopped in Franschhoek and we ate at Bovine. Although the weather was damp, we enjoyed the duck parade and yes, more wine. I totally recommend it!

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October 25, 2019

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