Cape Town Wine Tours
- Cape Town, South Africa
Explore South Africa’s rich wine heritage with our guided tour, starting at the iconic Groot Constantia, established in 1685, the oldest vineyard in the country. Immerse yourself in history as you sample their exquisite wines and wander through the beautifully preserved Manor house, now a museum. It’s truly a journey back in time! The tasting experience begins with champagne and culminates in their luscious dessert wine, offering a delightful spectrum of flavors. For larger groups, please request by emailing [email protected]
Cape Town Wine Tours Morning
Meet your friendly and knowledgeable tour guide who will provide an overview of the day’s itinerary. Explore Groot Constantia, the oldest vineyard in South Africa established in 1685. Take a guided tour of the historic Manor house turned museum. Enjoy a tasting session starting with champagne and culminating in their exquisite dessert wine. Visit Klein Constantia, renowned globally for its dessert wine, Vin De Constance. Learn about its historical significance and indulge in a tasting session featuring their acclaimed wines.
Cape Town Wine Tours Afternoon
Experience Steenberg Vineyard, a modern marvel with panoramic views of False Bay. Participate in wine tastings and enjoy a delightful lunch at the renowned Bistro Sixteen82, known for its culinary excellence. Ascend to Constantia Glen, perched high on Constantia Mountain. Enjoy sweeping panoramic views over False Bay while sampling their boutique wines. Immerse yourself in the serene ambiance and natural beauty of the surroundings. Take a scenic drive through the enchanting Constantia forests, once inhabited by elephants and leopards. Experience the tranquility and lush greenery of the forest before heading back to Cape Town.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the significance of Groot Constantia's historical Manor house, and how does it enhance the wine-tasting experience?
Groot Constantia’s Manor house, dating back to 1685, is a key historical landmark. It has been transformed into a museum, offering visitors a glimpse into the region’s rich past. Exploring the Manor house adds depth to the wine-tasting experience, providing historical context and a sense of the vineyard’s heritage.
What distinguishes Steenberg vineyard as a modern, state-of-the-art winery, and how does this impact the wine-tasting experience?
Steenberg vineyard stands out for its modern facilities and innovative winemaking techniques. The state-of-the-art infrastructure enhances the overall wine-tasting experience, allowing visitors to witness contemporary winemaking processes and sample high-quality, meticulously crafted wines.
What makes Constantia Glen a boutique wine estate, and what sets its wines apart from others in the region?
Constantia Glen is a boutique wine estate known for its small-scale, artisanal approach to winemaking. The intimate setting allows for a personalized tasting experience. The vineyard’s unique terroir and meticulous grape cultivation contribute to wines with distinctive flavors, setting them apart and making the tasting experience memorable.
Are there minimum numbers required for this tour to go ahead?
Minimum numbers of 2 required for tour to go ahead.