Stellenbosch Franschhoek Full-Day Tour with Cheese Tasting

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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 an exceptional tour in Cape Town and is one of the most relaxed tour. It takes travelers to three of the most popular wine regions in Cape Town. There is a lot to learn from this tour that includes history of the coming of the French Huguenots who brought the culture of wine making from France.

It is a tour that also brings travelers to the amazing landscape of the Cape and the wineries. Travelers learn the different methods of wine production specifically to South Africa, its climate and soil texture. There are countless photo opportunities on this tour.

Travelers enjoy an out door visit with a high level of interaction with the locals and also sample South African hospitality. There is food to enjoy and taste different cheeses, delicatessen and bakery products. This tour also visits the last prison where Nelson Mandela was released. There is also amazing sightseeing on this tour.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Bottled water

Opportunity to buy wine

Pick up from your hotel and drop off after the tour

Registered and Accredited Tourist Guide

What's Not Included

Entry fees to the Bergkelder Winery up to R80 per adult



Wine tasting fees up to R80pp per winery

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 1
  • CHILD: Age: 2 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 90

Additional Info

  • 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
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • 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
  • 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

Take a walk in this beautiful town established after the arrival of the Dutch settlers. Look out for the canals lining the streets and the up market restaurants.

Art and craft shops also form part of the attraction with art galleries all over. Explore this vibrant town full of international university students and a favorite for volunteers and interns.

Take a walk in the local park where locals hang out for picnics. Visit the landmark buildings like the town hall and the municipal offices.Visit the village museum and learn how those who shaped the history used to live in this town.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Visit this popular winery which is one of the oldest in the country. Take an amazing 1 hour tour of the cellar which is the biggest in the country. Explore this cellar dug under a mountain while you taste some of the best wines South Africa have to offer.

Visit the wine museum and see the old wine producing equipment. See the old packaging and the production methods used way back by the pioneers of wine producers in South Africa.

This is a great photo opportunity in this museum. Choose the best of the wines on offer and buy direct from the winery.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Take a walk in this pretty town which is voted the Gourmet town of South Africa every year. Explore the streets lined with upmarket candle lit restaurants.

Shop for art and craft in the several curio shops lining the main road. Take a walk on the art and craft market where there is a wide range of stalls to choose from.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Dieu Donne Vineyards & Tasting Room
Visit this picturesque winery nestled on the steep slopes of the Franschoek mountains. Perched in this attractive location this winery makes for wonderful summer picnics and lounging on the grass with a glass of wine and a cheese platter.

The views from the top down the valley are simply jaw dropping and also makes for a tantalizing photo opportunity. Visit the restaurant which is cellar styled with amazing views of the valley.

This is a heaven on earth with a charming landscape of dramatic mountains and rolling valleys. Take a selfie from the top with your back to the valley.

Taste some of the award wining wines that includes cabernet sauvignon, shiraz, sauvignon blanc and chardonnay.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Fairview Wine and Cheese
This is a top winery on the itinerary. A visit to this winery brings travelers to one of the best wineries in Cape Town. Take a walk in the vineyards and view the valley towards the city.

Nestled at the foot of the iconic Paarl Rock - one of the 2 single largest rock outcrops in the world. Taste some of the best wines in South Africa. Learn how to pair wine and cheese. Learn how to order certain wines for specific functions from the wine masters.
Go on cheese tasting ranging from goat cheese to cow cheese.

Visit the bakery full of tasty products. The delicatessen section is full to the bream. Included in this winery is a wide range of dried meat - beef jerky being the most popular.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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