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Tour the Constantia Winelands

Constantia is the oldest wine-producing region in the Southern Hemisphere. This wine tour lets you step back in time to taste some of the most famous wines ever produced in South Africa.

In Cape Town
8 Hours
Spirits and Wine
Upto 12 people
English
Highlights
  • Visit Constantia, the oldest wine-producing region in the southern hemisphere
  • Taste different types of wine at the estates of your choice
Description

This wine tour lets you step back in time to taste some of the most famous wines ever produced in South Africa. In 1685, Hendrik Van Rheede tot Drakenstein granted the grounds of Groot Constantia to Simon Van Der Stel the VOC Govender of the Cape of Good Hope. Van Der Stel built the house with slave labour and planted vineyards, fruit, and vegetables and raised cattle thereon. With Van Der Stel's Death in 1712 the estates were broken up and now comprises - Groot Constantia, Klein Constantia, Bergvliet, Constantia Glen, Beau Constantia, and Buitenverwachting wine estates.

Below are seven wine estates of which you will choose four or five for the tour:

  • Beau Constantia 
  • Constantia Glen
  • Groot Constantia
  • Klein Constantia
  • Buitenver Watching
  • Constantia Uitsig
  • Steenberg
What's included
  • Pick-up and drop-off at home or the hotel
  • Pre-booking for wine tasting at the wine estates
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned transport between the estates
  • Fully insured driver-guide
Address
XCP4+GH,De Niel,South Africa
Meet your Host
Andy's Tour & Shuttle Services

We initially started 7 years ago specializing only in wine tours, I have personally done wine tours to approximately 250 of the 479 established wine farms in a radius of around 150 kilometres. We are a company that likes to keep our fingers on the pulse at all times with attention to detail, time, knowledge and excellence being our main focus, our clients are in the main treated like royalty with their every need considered from the moment of contact whether by telephone or emails until the end of our interaction. We only use accredited tour guides with all the necessary training and licenses to make the clients experience truly an unforgettable one.

From USD 71 / Person
Important Information
  • No refund of initial 20% deposit in case of any cancellation