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8-Hour Wine Tour Of Franschoek From Cape Town
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Winetour, History, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    8 Hours

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English, German

Description

Be the wine sommelier for a day as you visit multiple vineyards of Franschoek for tastings accentuated by cheese. Visit Glen Carlou wine estate, Fairview Wine Estate and Peter Falke wines. Along with an insight into the art and craft of winemaking, explore the picturesque town of Stellenbosch along the Western Cape to explore museums, monuments, institutions, churches and many other highlights of the place on this 8-hour tour.

Highlights
  • Glen Carlou wine estate
  • Savourlocalwine at Peter Falke wines
  • Explore Stellenbosch
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    • Depart from your hotel at 08:30 am along with your Cape Town tour guide and drive for 35 minutes along N1 highway to your first wine and cheese tasting at the Fairview Wine Estate, famous for its beautiful and outstanding cheese and wines. The estate is located on the slopes of the Paarl mountains in the Paarl region, giving a spectacular view of the Simonsburg Mountains and the vast Winelands stretching to Franschoek. Take your time and choose from the best wines and cheese with help from the sommelier.
    • Stop at Glen Carlou wine estate designed in a modern way. Take time to walk around the vineyards and learn about the soil types and grapes. 
    • Proceed for a 25-minute drive to the historic town of Franschhoek for a guided tour around the town to explore old buildings, a church and the famous Huguenot Monuments.
    • Drive to La Petite Colombe Restaurant for lunch or any other place of your choice. After lunch, drive to Stellenbosch (30 minutes drive), the second oldest town in South Africa and see the Stellenbosch University, Museum and the old Dutch buildings.
    • Proceed to Peter Falke wines for some more wine tasting, enjoy the wines at Peter Falke picnic garden and then drive back to your hotel or Cape Town city centre. Your guided tour ends here.
What's Included
  • English-speaking Cape Town tour guide 
  • Vehicle
  • Wine tasting fee
  • Guided walk
What's Excluded
  • Personal items
  • Food and drinks
  • Extra wine tasting
  • Gratuity/Tips
Know before you go
  • This tour can be tailored according to your interests.

Meeting Point

Cape Town, South Africa

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • Rudo

    Delightful and brilliant guides. Made the tour memorable. 

  • Leah

    The service was excellent. All the emails  were answered quickly and professionally. We had plenty of questions and they tailored the  package that was right for us."This was a trip of a lifetime and one we will cherish forever". For a memorable tour, I would highly recommend Opulent tours and travel

Starting From

From

ZAR 2450.00 / person

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