Robben Island Prison + Stellenbosch Wineries From Cape Town Incl Ferry Ticket

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Cape Town, Cape Town

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This is a special tour which combines two of the best in Cape Town. It brings the travelers face to face with the history of Nelson Mandela's imprisonment as they visit his former cell. Travelers also learn how the former prisoners were treated by the government of apartheid during their struggle for freedom.

The culture, well being and the socio-economic issues ate addressed on this tour. Travelers also learn how South Africa is coping with the social divide between the black and white communities.

A visit to the wineries means travelers will also be exposed to the good life in South Africa and how best the country is forging ahead with unity. There is a good rapport going forward and this besides sport is another opportunity to unify the two racial groups.
This tour is not only about history, culture and wine but it is also to with food, sightseeing and the amazing biodiversity in Africa. It also lays bare the unparalleled hospitality and welcoming of the South African people.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Bottled water

Opportunity to buy wines

Pick up from your hotel and drop off after the tour

Registered and Accredited Tourist Guide

Return ferry ticket to Robben Island Prison Museum

What's Not Included



Wine Tasting fees up to R80pp per winery

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 90

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • 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

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Explore the most visited shopping mall in South Africa. Lots of shopping opportunities for designer clothing, curios, art and craft.

Jewellery shops are not to be left out, restaurants coffee shops and the most expensive hotels. Bookings for sunset cruises are also available including helicopter excursions.

Bereu de Change shops for your forex also available.

• Admission Ticket Free

Robben Island Museum
Visit this world heritage site now a major tourist attraction. Learn the emotional history of South Africa as you embark on this life changing experience.

Take a bus tour of this island and come face to face with the old structures which supported the apartheid system. Visit the Blue Quarry where Nelson Mandela and other political prisoners used to labour.

Get first hand information from the local guides who were imprisoned at the same time with Nelson Mandela. Learn about the harsh conditions which these political prisoners were exposed to during their time in prison. Step into the cell were Nelson Mandela spend 18 years of his life in prison - a rare opportunity.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Visit this historical town named after Simon Van Der Stel. Learn of the history of the coming of the French Huguenots and the Dutch settlers. Take a walk in this old town and explore its streets lined with drainage canals.

Lookout for the coffee shops, restaurants, curio shops, art and craft shops. There is also a big number of art galleries. Visit the historical Village Museum and learn about how the Dutch authorities lived way back.

Take a walk in the University which draws students from all over the world. Learn a little bit of the local language as you interact with the locals. Explore the park where locals relax in the African sun.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Take a tour of this iconic cellar - the largest in South Africa. Learn about how wine is produced in South Africa as you tour the cellar dug under a mountain.

Taste some of the best wines in South Africa as you are taken through the production process. Home to the classic noble varieties such as Chardonay, Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon.

Also take a tour of the wine museum and learn how wine was produced way back after the arrival of the settlers. The amazing old machinery that was in use back then. Top it up with a purchase of a great bottle of wine direct from the cellar.

1 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Fairview Wine and Cheese
Taste some of the best wines from this award winning winery. Sit down and learn how to pair different wines with different cheeses. Taste the many cheeses on offer from cow cheese to goat cheese.

Learn how to order wine for different functions form the wine masters.

Explore the wide variety of delicateseen and a range of bakery products. Explore the vineyards and come face to face with the goats roaming in their pen. Take a look in the restaurant known to produce some of the finest food in the wineries.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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