Cape Winelands

The Cape Winelands, a beautiful collection of rolling vineyards and historical towns, is one of the most visited regions in South Africa and encompasses Somerset West, Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek, as well as the expanse of the Breede River Valley. It is also the largest wine producing region in South Africa and each area offers its own unique wine route. 

A mere 45-minute drive from the cityscape of Cape Town, majestic mountains form a dramatic backdrop to lush vineyards and gabled Cape Dutch homesteads steeped in history.

Taking a guided tour of the Winelands is the best way to experience the region and there are many full- and half-day tours from which to choose. Explore quaint towns and historical landmarks, sample award-winning cuisine or indulge in a host of outdoor activities, including hiking, fly fishing and golf.

The Cape Winelands produces some of the world’s best wines, and a visit to this magnificent region is not to be missed. Find out more about the Cape Winelands, where you can sample award-winning wines and some of the finest cuisine in the Cape below.


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