WINE TASTING IN STELLENBOSCH
A BUCKET LIST ESCAPE
South Africa is currently one of the most exciting wine areas in the world, with critics and customers alike praising its excellent wines for their quality, drinkability, and affordability.
While the streets of Stellenbosch, one of South Africa's most well-known districts, are dotted with magnificent Georgian homes and intriguing historic sites, it is the region's rich vineyards, world-class wine estates and amazing hospitality that attract visitors looking for the perfect glass of wine.
In recent years, the wine industry has flourished in this region, resulting in a slew of wine estates across the region opening their doors to eager wine tourists.
With its first vineyards planted in 1967, Stellenbosch is South Africa's second-oldest wine-producing region. The town has honed the technique of winemaking over the decades, and it now boasts over 200 winemakers. With so many vineyards, you don't have to go far to find stunning scenery, a stunning backdrop of beautiful mountains, valleys rise and fall all around you and a blanket of vineyards and fruit farms stretches as far as the eye can see.
Spend the day learning about the history of these stunning vineyards at several of the region's wineries across the region. Spend an hour or two savouring award-winning wines, indulge in experimental yet exceptional pairings such as nougat, chocolate or cheese and take a cellar tour or even a wine safari!
Aside from the incredible wines, many wineries offer luxurious accommodation, world-class cuisine, and a host of other activities from Segway tours and trout fishing to thrilling game drives and pampering spa treatments.
Tourism here is booming thanks to Stellenbosch’s warm welcome, dramatically beautiful scenery and its glorious weather. We can’t think of a better way to spend a few days in South Africa than taking our taste buds on tour around some of the region’s very best wineries!
Contact us today and our Travel Consultants will be in touch to start planning your perfect bucket-list escape!