There are 18 official wine routes in South Africa and the Western Cape Province can lay claim to all of them. The Winelands route private tour is an absolute must-do, be taken away by breathtaking vistas and majestic mountain backdrops in a setting 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 world’s best wines. Take a drive to the heart of the Cape Winelands and get into experience the great hospitality and beauty of Stellenbosch. This Winelands private tour will make you discover the process of making wine from vineyard to the bottle and participate in a cellar tour accompanied by a wine and cheese tasting. We carefully select our recommendations based on the wine advocate by Robert Parker rating system, and the latest yearly Platters book. This full-day Private Winelands Tour gives you an opportunity to enjoy your wine tasting with your partner or friends who owns your flexibility.
All children must be accompanied by an Adult an alcohol-free will be provided.
Price is charged per person
This Tour Package can also accommodate 13Pax on private.
Full-day private Winelands tour with private luxury vehicle, private guide/driver, these private Winelands tour is suitable for best friends, a honeymoon to enjoy these unforgettable special private Winelands tour. Tnkprivatetours is not all about wine tasting, but history, relaxing and enjoying at the same time as well as memories. Minimum 2pax and maximum 6pax this package is charged per person FROM R2650.
Departure 08:00am, you will be picked up from your Apartment by Guide/Driver and travel along the N2 via R310 stop at SPIER WINE ESTATE started in 1692, for our first wine tasting (Segway tour Optional). The cape Winelands are amongst the most scenic in the world. A visual feast of lush green valleys, rugged mountains, fine cuisine and world-class wine producing estates make up the Winelands. Its many historic wine estates, characterized by classic cape Dutch-style buildings with distinctive gables and thatched roofs, and massive vineyards date back centuries. Wine estates are bordered by the Hottentots Holland, the Franschhoek Mountains and in the north by the wemmerschoekberg.
Because wine is such a personal preference, wine tours will be tailor-made to suit the guest’s individual wine preference. The following are some highlights vineyards for your tour in Stellenbosch Valley: Wine tasting Spier Wine Estate (Segway tour optional); Wine tasting at Ernie Els Wine Estate; Wine tasting with Cheese Platter at Alto Wine Estate; Wine tasting with chocolate at Waterford Wine Estate; Wine tasting with special chocolate and Lunch at Lanzerac Wine Estate Restaurant & Wine tasting and Vineyard tour at Delaire Graff Wine Estate.
Stellenbosch is the second oldest town in South Africa full of charming scenes and rich in history. Old oak trees line the streets and frame the most beautiful surviving examples of Cape Dutch, Georgian and Victorian architecture in the Cape. Stellenbosch wine route is the oldest in South Africa which was established in 1971, by Governor Simon Vander Stel. Dorp Street is a national monument and has one of the longest rows of old buildings surviving in any major town in Southern Africa. It was once the wagon way to Cape Town and now the oldest residential street in South Africa. Explore Stellenbosch’s center on your own for about 30 minutes. Places of interests include a historical walk through old parts of Stellenbosch, famous Oom Samie se Winkel and Stellenbosch village Museum. Our Private Wine Tour will be focused on more wine tasting with different histories.
Explore the wonderful and fascinating world of wine as seen and enjoyed by South African golfer ERNIE ELS. Through his many travels around the globe Ernie has been exposed to and appreciated some of the world’s greatest wines and 1999 decided to pursue his developing passion for fine wine with the creation of ERNIE ELS Wines. Thereafter we will proceed to ALTO WINE ESTATE for our wine tasting with cheese platter.
The farm started in 1693, where it was part of farm named Groenrivier (means Green River). In 1919 owner, Hennie Malan, divided the land, and converted into a wine farm and name it ALTO (Testament to the Vineyard’s Altitude and Their Goals for It). Special on Red wines such as Rouge, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz and port. Thereafter we will proceed to WATERFORD OR LANZERAC WINE ESTATE for our wine tasting with chocolates.
Waterford Estate may be fairly young, but it has many fascinating stories to tell while you are tasting your wine. One of these is how, serendipitously, a one of a king Antique Chenin Blanc came into being. Thereafter we will proceed to LANZERAC WINE ESTATE for wine tasting with special chocolates and Lunch. After Lunch we will proceed to DELAIRE GRAFF WINE ESTATE for our last wine tasting.
Has achieved what owner and globally renowned visionary Laurence Graff, Chairman of Graff Diamonds International, had in mind when he acquired this magnificent Cape Winelands property in 2003 and vowed to transform it into South Africa’s most desirable art, hospitality and wine destination. Thereafter we will proceed straight to Cheetah Outreach Centre for Cheetah’s Encounters.
The Cheetah Outreach Centre, situated at Paardelvlei in Somerset West, is a fun and educational outing for children and adults alike. Visitors can enjoy a personal encounter with an adult cheetah or with a cheetah cub. The Cheetah Outreach project is a fantastic initiative which aims to raise awareness of the decline in cheetah numbers due to loss of habitat, predation, and poaching. Currently, there are about 20 cheetahs at the Centre. DROP OFF AT YOUR APARTMENT 18:00