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Full Day Wine Tour - Franschhoek/Stellenbosch


Activity Description

Start the morning off with a guided drive to Stellenbosch and visit our first farm which is a boutique wine estate with stunning views of the Stellenbosch mountains and experience intimate cheese & wine pairing with the wine maker when she is around. We head to the cuisine capital of SA, Franschhoek. We visit our second farm situated on the foot of the mountains for a world class wine tasting experience. Followed by a beautiful lunch and wine tasting at yet another award-winning estate. In Franschhoek you will have the chance to walk off your lunch, strolling down the main road. We head back over the stunning mountains to Stellenbosch for a guided drive through historic Stellenbosch and onto our last farm for a cellar tour, wine and chocolate pairing. Filled up and merry, we head back to Cape Town to be home at about 18:00pm.


ProviderWine Flies Wine Tours
Duration9 hours 30 minutes
WhenMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday only. Other days on request.
WherePlease let us know where you are staying in Cape Town and we’ll confirm with an estimated pick up time. Please note that due to logistics and traffic in the morning our pick up’s range from Campsbay, Bantry Bay, Seapoint, Greenpoint, City Centre, Woodstock, Observatory up till Rondebosch. If you are staying outside of these areas, please ask us for a central meeting point.
WeatherThis service is not weather dependent.
What to WearDress comfortably as you will be going up into a couple of cellars and they have a few flights of stairs to experience the wine making processes.
Things to BringBe sure to bring your sunglasses, camera and some sunscreen.
Guests or SpectatorsOnly paying guests will be allowed on the tour.


Minimum Age17 years
Minimum Height0.0 m
Maximum Height0.0 m
Fitness LevelNo Fitness Requirement
QualificationsNot Applicable
Maximum Weight0.0 kg
CertificationNone Required
Experience LevelNo Experience Requirement

Inclusions and Exclusions


A cellar tour, all wine tastings paired with customized cheese, chocolate and cured meats, as well as lunch are included.
• We visit 4 different wine estates in both regions (famous farms and some hidden gems only known to locals).
• Pair a variety of locally produced, world-class cheeses.
• Cellar and vineyard tour, teaching us how wine is made, how to taste wine, food and wine pairing, what bottle to order at
• A beautiful light lunch is served in the middle of the wine lands overlooking the Franschhoek valley.
• A diverse range of wine styles.
• Local treats of cured meats paired with selected wines.
• Artisanal chocolate (Fair trade accredited) paired with different wines.
• Stroll down the beautiful main road of Franschhoek.

ExclusionsAll other meals and drinks and items of a personal nature.


  • Itinerary is subject to the wine estates’ availability on the day.
    We accommodate up to 13 guests per vehicle. Bigger groups would be quoted on enquiry!
    Should the date you selected not be available…. not to worry, enquire with us directly and you might be lucky!

Customer Reviews

We were a group of 6 joined with a group of 4 in the bus and we had a great time. The ride was smooth and our very warm, jovial and knowledgeable tour guide made it even more worth while. We had enough time to spend at the wine farms, learnt a lot about the grapes and processing, visited some wine stellars and we were able to buy a few bottles to go. The wine tasting along side some chocolate, cheese and crackers was fab and I have found myself applying these skills after the tour (feeling like a professional now). Lunch in Franschoek was amazing also, we asked lots of questions and got lots of guidance and explanation when required. Overall, I will rate this tour a 10/10 as myself and my friends had an amazing time, enjoyed the views, learnt a lot, and we got good pictures (which is very important for ladies). It was a very long day but it was indeed worth every minute and penny...and I'm very sure I will be visiting again. Thank you very much, I will definitely be recommending this tour. - Eggie

Terrance was great. We really enjoyed the day! - Philip Gordon

We enjoyed an excellent tour of the Franschhoek and Stellenbosch wineries. The wines kept flowing and we had plenty of (chocolates, cheeses and an excellent lunch ) with the wines. Lord Trevor was an excellent driver and guide. We all enjoyed a fun time with him. - Christina LAM

Well organised. Good value for money and good mix of different wine farms. Knowledgeable and informative driver/guide. Group size if 8 was ideal. - Paul Lacey

This has been an absolutely lovely experience! Our guide "Lord Lawrence" enthusiastically, shared as much knowledge as he could about the vineyards, the wine and South Africa as possible. We travelled with a great group, that shared a passion for wine, and shared some of their stories as well. The Wine Tours is something that I always recommend to friends and it is an excursion that I always try to partake in, whenever I am in Cape Town! - Meryl Le Fleur

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