Explore The Winelands Full Day Tour – To Do Africa

Explore the Winelands Full Day Tour

From R1,600.00

Explore the Winelands Full Day Tour

Embark on a full-day wine tour from Cape Town, immersing yourself in the rich tapestry of South Africa’s renowned Winelands.

Journey through picturesque valleys and rolling vineyards, discovering the secrets behind the region’s world-class wines. Enjoy exclusive tastings at multiple award-winning wine estates, where you’ll sample a diverse range of varietals while learning about the art of winemaking from expert vintners. Delight in gourmet culinary experiences paired perfectly with each wine, showcasing the region’s culinary prowess. With convenient pickup and drop-off from your Cape Town accommodation, this unforgettable wine tour promises a day filled with indulgence, exploration, and unparalleled wine experiences.

Discover the very best of both Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl Winelands as you sip on the best wine South Africa has to offer. Learn about the rich history of winemaking culture over three hundred and fifty years and indulge in a regional food and wine pairing.

From R1,600.00


Things to Note

Request a Private Tour – Private tours are available, please make an inquiry and we will quote for a private tour.

  • In case of non-presentation on the tours, full cancellation fees will apply.
  • You can cancel until 24 hours before your tours.  
  • Not available on 25th December and New Years Day
  • General information and conditions of carriage prices, routes, places of interest, destinations, hotels and restaurants are subject to availability and to change
  • Tour departure and arrival are approximate


Minimum Numbers: 2 Guests :  Maximum Numbers 10 Guest.

Experience Highlights

Expand your palate and enjoy three wine tastings at the most prestigious, award-winning wine farms(*) of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl. Enjoy wine tasting, cheese tasting and cellar tours all while gaining knowledge about some of the most unique wines in the world

Enjoy a unique ride on the vintage-style Franschhoek Tram, passing through breath-taking views and vineyards – one of the best ways to explore the true beauty of Franschhoek

Visit Paarl and its vibrant Afrikaans culture, and the Drakenstein prison, where Nelson Mandela last stayed before being released

Operating Schedule

Pickup: 8:30am ~ 18:00 pm drop-off.

Explore the Winelands Full Day Tour Overview

Stellenbosch – Our journey begins in the enchanting Stellenbosch winelands, a mere 20-minute drive from Cape Town. Here, amidst majestic scenery distinct from the Cape Peninsula, you’ll encounter an array of grape varieties, including Chenin Blanc, Shiraz, and the uniquely South African Pinotage. Dive into the history of Méthode Cap Classique, a sparkling wine style rivaling the finest French champagnes, and explore the vibrant town of Stellenbosch, boasting a renowned university and a plethora of activities, from wine cellar tours to strawberry picking. Don’t miss the chance to purchase some of the region’s delightful vintages to enjoy at home after your visit. (Duration: 1 hour and 45 minutes)

Franschhoek – Next, we venture to Franschhoek, often dubbed “the French corner,” a picturesque village steeped in Huguenot history. With its charming streets and estates boasting French names, Franschhoek exudes an old-world European allure, transporting visitors to another era. Indulge in the region’s delicacies and finest wines, and embark on a unique journey aboard the Franschhoek Tram, winding through breathtaking vineyards and award-winning wine farms. Plus, our guides are fluent in English and French, ensuring a seamless experience for all. (Duration: 2 hours)

Drakenstein Prison – Our tour takes a poignant turn as we visit Drakenstein, also known as Victor Verster Prison, nestled between Franschhoek and Paarl. This historic site holds significance as the place where Nelson Mandela spent his final months of imprisonment before his release in 1990. Marvel at the larger-than-life statue of Mandela, a symbol of defiance and freedom, and reflect on his enduring legacy.

Paarl – Finally, we conclude our journey in the vibrant town of Paarl, offering insight into Afrikaans culture and tradition. Explore the iconic Paarl Rock, likened in majesty to Australia’s Uluru, and sample the region’s finest wines amidst picturesque vineyards. Discover the Spice Route, the Taal Monument, quaint coffee shops, and breweries, immersing yourself in the rich tapestry of Paarl’s offerings. (Duration: 1 hour)

(*)Please note that wine farm locations may vary depending on the day of the week or the time of year.


Package Inclusions and Exclusions

Package Includes

Items that are included in the cost of tour price.

Package Excludes

Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.