Franschhoek Full Day Wine Tour

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Departs: Cape Town, Cape Town

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Franschoek ,Established originally by 176 French Huguenot refugees in 1688 and one of the oldest town in South Africa , now known as the culinary capital of South Africa having some of the best restaurants in the country including one of the top 50 in the world. The Huguenot Monument is dedicated to the cultural influence of the first French settlers and today their influence is still found in the wide variety of boutique wineries.
Originally called Elephants Corner.First reconnaissance done by Simon van der Stel in 1687 and later called French Corner and finally Franschhoek due to the first 176 French Huguenots who had settled in the valley in 1688 Initially and grew to 201 by 1692. By 1700 over a million vine plants had been planted in the valley. Now home to famous wine estates in Franschoek.The Huguenot Monument is dedicated to the cultural, skills and craftsmanship of these early pioneers .Today Franschoek is known as the culinary capital of S. Africa with the finest restaurants.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

INCLUDES: 4 Standard Wine Tastings at 4 Different wine Estates

What's Not Included


Lunches additional alcohol, drinks coffee and tea

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 65
  • SENIOR: Age: 66 - 80

Additional Info

  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final. No refund is available for cancellations.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

La Motte Wine Estate
Dating from 1695 , now owned by Hanneli Rupert- Koegelenberg and her husband Hein, La Motte covers beautiful gardens, guided walks through historical buildings, a museum with the exquisite paintings of Jacob Hendrik Pierneef, farm produce, gift shop and hiking trail, it won the Great Wine Capitals of the World`s South African Best of Wine Tourism award for 2 consecutive years 2012 and 2013 - Cellarmasters/Winemakers -Edmund Terblanche and Michael langenhoven - Annual Wine production 60,000 cases - Wines 30% Red, 69.9% White 0,4% Sparkling, known for Syrah Viognier and Pierneef Sauvignon Blanc -Restaurant- ( Pierneef a` la Motte ). We do 4 various wine tours in Stellenbosch and cherry pick simply the best of the best

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Grand Provence Estate
This beautiful estate dates back to 1694, blending the old with the new, Jonkershuis is a magnificent example of Cape Dutch architecture, Various attractions include cellar tours, extensive art gallery and gift shop - Owners Dutch & Belgium Consortium - General manager/Winemaker Karl Lambour, annual wine production 5,000 cases - wines 60% red and 40% white, known for Grande Provence Shiraz and Piont Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Viognier/Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon - Restaurant won fine awards such as Eat out Top 20 and American Express Dining Awards.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Franschhoek Pass
Arrive for lunch at La Petite Ferme Wine Estate - overlooking the Franschhoek Valley La Petite Ferme restaurant is simply one of the best - The quintessential dining restaurant, a sensory overload, spectacular views and boutique wines- Owners The Nest Estate South Africa - Gm Riaan Kruger - Winemaker - Wikus Pretorius - Viticulturist - Wikus Pretorius - Farm Manager - Frans Malies - 16ha /14ha - known for cabs s/f, merlot,shiraz,chard,sauv, & viod- production 60-70t/10,000 cases, own label 40% red , 50% white & 10% rose`

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Haute Cabriere
Haute` Cabriere Wine Estate for wine tasting - with its breath taking views of the Franschhoek valley and known for its Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pierre Jourdan, Brut` & Bellae Rose`. - Sun, soil,, vine & man reflects the philosophy of proprietor Achim von Arnim which is engraved on the sundial outside the entrance of Haute` Cabriere - Owner Clos Cabriere Ltd - Cellar master/Wine maker - Achim von Arnim & Takuan von Arnim. Wines - 40% red and 60% white - Restaurant Haute` Cabriere. Haute` Cabriere Wine Estate

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Dieu Donne Vineyards & Tasting Room
Dieu Donne` Wine Estate for final wine tasting, - Dieu Donne` means "Gift from God" and the exquisite mountain views lives up to its reputation - Over 3 centuries old it is now owned by Robert Maingard - Cellarmaster/Winemaker Stephan du Toit - Annual Production 16,500 cases - Wines 60% red, 32% white,3% Rose` & 5% MCC, - known for Dieu Donne`Merlot. We do 4 various wine tours in Stellenbosch and cherry pick simply the best of the best

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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